Research Repository Update: March 2024

During March 2024, the contents of the  WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 16,663 new full-text downloads of the 5,805 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 1,265 different institutions across 154 different countries and territories. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 675,675.

Law faculty scholarship was downloaded a total of 4,977 times in March 2024. The most downloaded articles from the  faculty scholarship collection last month are:

Use of Artificial Intelligence to Determine Copyright Liability for Musical Works by S. Sean Tu, 207 new downloads

An Analysis of Mandatory HookupLaw: Cases & Statutes by Jesse Richardson, 94 new downloads

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies and Home by Will Rhee and Stephen C. Scott, 84 new downloads

Raining on the Litigation Parade: Is It Time to Stop Litigant Abuse of the Fraud on the Court Doctrine? by Hollee S. Temple, 76 new downloads

Land Use Conflicts Between Wind and Solar Renewable Energy and Agriculture Uses by Peggy Kirk Hall, Whitney Morgan, and Jesse Richardson, 73 new downloads

Articles from the West Virginia Law Review were downloaded 16,847 times in March 2024. 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, et al., 840 new downloads

John Locke's Theory of Government and Fundamental Constitutional Rights: A Proposal for Understanding by Nicholas L. DiVita, 269 new downloads

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 262 new downloads

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II, 207 new downloads

Courts of Law and Equity--Why They Exist and Why They Differ by Warren B. Kittle, 194 new downloads