Research Repository Update: November 2022

During November 2022, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 14,283 new full-text downloads of the 5,715 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 1,323 different institutions across 152 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 422,513.

Law faculty scholarship was downloaded a total of 3,509 times in November 2022. The most downloaded articles from the  faculty scholarship collection last month are:

An Analysis of Mandatory Hookup Law: Cases & Statutes, by Jesse Richardson, 113 new downloads

Receivership: Another Option for Partition of Heirs Property, by Jesse Richardson, 68 new downloads

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies, and Home by William Rhee and Stephen Scott, 65 new downloads

Land Use Conflicts Between Wind and Solar Renewable Energy and Agriculture by Peggy Kirk Hall, Whitney Morgan and Jesse Richardson, 59 new downloads Uses

Use of Artificial Intelligence to Determine Copyright Liability for Musical Works  by S. Sean Tu, 58 new downloads

Articles from the West Virginia Law Review were downloaded 12,413 times in November 2022. The most downloaded articles from the  West Virginia Law Review are:

People of the State of Illinois vs. John Gacy: The Functioning of the Insanity Defense at the Limits of the Criminal Law by Donald H. Herman, Helen L. Morrison, Yvonne Sor, Julie A. Norman & David M. Neff, 837 new downloads

John Locke's Theory of Government and Fundamental Constitutional Rights: A Proposal for Understanding by Nicholas L. DiVita, 374 new downloads

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 371 new downloads   

Shoot First, Ask Questions Later: Double-Tapping under the Laws of War, by Stephen W. Simpson, 157 new downloads

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II, 134 new downloads