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Full Name Langbein, John H.
University/Affiliation Yale Law School
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Cited by Cases
200 93
Cited by Articles
4,284 57
Accessed (Past 12 Months)
1,745 109
Cited by Articles (Past 10 Years)
2,126 53
Cited by Articles (Past 1-2 years)
348 47
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58 results searching for (creator_facet:"Langbein, John H.") in Law Journal Library. , sorted by "Number of Times Cited by Articles"


German Advantage in Civil Procedure, The [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 52, Issue 4 (Fall 1985), pp. 823-866
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
52 U. Chi. L. Rev. 823 (1985)
Cited by 449 Articles
Accessed 151 Times
The Contractarian Basis of the Law of Trusts [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 105, Issue 3 (December 1995), pp. 625-676
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
105 Yale L.J. 625 (December 1995)
Cited by 268 Articles
Accessed 206 Times
Substantial Compliance with the Wills Act [article]
Harvard Law Review , Vol. 88, Issue 3 (January 1975), pp. 489-531
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
88 Harv. L. Rev. 489 (January 1975)
Cited by 245 Articles
Accessed 61 Times
The Nonprobate Revolution and the Future of the Law of Succession [article]
Harvard Law Review, Vol. 97, Issue 5 (March 1984), pp. 1108-1141
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
97 Harv. L. Rev 1108 (March 1984)
Cited by 240 Articles
Accessed 35 Times
The Criminal Trial before the Lawyers [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 45, Issue 2 (Winter 1978), pp. 263-316
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
45 U. Chi. L. Rev. 263 (1977-1978)
Cited by 196 Articles
Accessed 120 Times
Torture and Plea Bargaining [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 46, Issue 1 (Fall 1978), pp. 3-22
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
46 U. Chi. L. Rev. 3 (1978-1979)
Cited by 164 Articles
Accessed 51 Times
Excusing Harmless Errors in the Execution of Wills: A Report on Australia's Tranquil Revolution in Probate Law [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 87, Issue 1 (January 1987), pp. 1-54
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
87 Colum. L. Rev. 1 (1987)
Cited by 144 Articles
Accessed 54 Times
Shaping the Eighteenth-Century Criminal Trial: A View from the Ryder Sources [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 50, Issue 1 (Winter 1983), pp. 1-136
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
50 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1 (Winter 1983)
Cited by 140 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
The Historical Origins of the Privilege against Self-Incrimination at Common Law [comments]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 92, Issue 5 (March 1994), pp. 1047-1085
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
92 Mich. L. Rev. 1047 (1993-1994)
Cited by 135 Articles
Accessed 30 Times
The Twentieth-Century Revolution in Family Wealth Transmission [article]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 86, Issue 4 (February 1988), pp. 722-751
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
86 Mich. L. Rev. 722 (1987-1988)
Cited by 135 Articles
Accessed 20 Times
Reformation of Wills On the Ground of Mistake: Change of Direction In American Law [article]
University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 130, Issue 3 , pp. 521-590
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Waggoner, Lawrence W. (Cited 838 times)
130 U. Pa. L. Rev. 521 (1981-1982)
Cited by 121 Articles
Accessed 18 Times
ERISA's Fundamental Contradiction: The Exclusive Benefit Rule [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 55, Issue 4 (Fall 1988), pp. 1105-1160
Fischel, Daniel (Cited 115 times); Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
55 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1105 (Fall 1988)
Cited by 120 Articles
Accessed 28 Times
Land without Plea Bargaining: How the Germans Do It [article]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 78, Issue 2 (December 1979), pp. 204-225
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
78 Mich. L. Rev. 204 (December 1979)
Cited by 116 Articles
Accessed 28 Times
What ERISA Means by Equitable: The Supreme Court's Trail of Error in Russell, Mertens, and Great-West [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 103, Issue 6 (October 2003), pp. 1317-1366
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
103 Colum. L. Rev. 1317 (2003)
Cited by 112 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
The Secret Life of the Trust: The Trust as an Instrument of Commerce [comments]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 107, Issue 1 (October 1997), pp. 165-190
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
107 Yale L.J. 165 (October 1997)
Cited by 109 Articles
Accessed 101 Times
Continental Criminal Procedure: Myth and Reality [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 87, Issue 8 (July 1978), pp. 1549-1569
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Weinreb, Lloyd L. (Cited 684 times)
87 Yale L.J. 1549 (July 1978)
Cited by 102 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Mandatory Rules in the Law of Trusts [comments]
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 98, Issue 3 (2004), pp. 1105-1128
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
98 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1105 (2003-2004)
Cited by 93 Articles
Accessed 58 Times
Social Investing and the Law of Trusts [article]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 79, Issue 1 (November 1980), pp. 72-112
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Posner, Richard A. (Cited 21619 times)
79 Mich. L. Rev. 72 (November 1980)
Cited by 91 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
Historical Foundations of the Law of Evidence: A View From the Ryder Sources [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 96, Issue 5 (June 1996), pp. 1168-1202
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
96 Colum. L. Rev. 1168 (June 1996)
Cited by 90 Articles
Accessed 31 Times
Chancellor Kent and the History of Legal Literature [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 93, Issue 3 (April 1993), pp. 547-594
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
93 Colum. L. Rev. 547 (April 1993)
Cited by 90 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
The Uniform Prudent Investor Act and the Future of Trust Investing [article]
Iowa Law Review, Vol. 81, Issue 3 (March 1996), pp. 641-670
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
81 Iowa L. Rev 641 (1995-1996)
Cited by 89 Articles
Accessed 35 Times
Controlling Prosecutorial Discretion in Germany [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 41, Issue 3 (Spring 1974), pp. 439-467
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
41 U. Chi. L. Rev. 439 (1973-1974)
Cited by 87 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Questioning the Trust Law Duty of Loyalty: Sole Interest or Best Interest [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 114, Issue 5 (March 2005), pp. 929-990
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
114 Yale L.J. 929 (March 2005)
Cited by 84 Articles
Accessed 89 Times
Living Probate: The Conservatorship Model [article]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 77, Issue 1 (November 1978), pp. 63-85
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
77 Mich. L. Rev. 63 (1978-1979)
Cited by 68 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Redesigning the Spouse's Forced Share [article]
Real Property, Probate and Trust Journal, Vol. 22, Issue 2 (Summer 1987), pp. 303-328
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Waggoner, Lawrence W. (Cited 838 times)
22 Real Prop. Prob. & Tr. J. 303 (1987)
Cited by 67 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
The Supreme Court Flunks Trusts [article]
Supreme Court Review, Vol. 1990, pp. 207-230
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
1990 Sup. Ct. Rev. 207 (1990)
Cited by 59 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
The Disappearance of Civil Trial in the United States [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 122, Issue 3 (December 2012), pp. 522-573
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
122 Yale L. J. 522 (December 2012)
Cited by 57 Articles
Accessed 54 Times
Market Funds and Trust-Investment Law [article]
American Bar Foundation Research Journal, Vol. 1976, Issue 1 (1976), pp. 1-34
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Posner, Richard A. (Cited 21619 times)
1976 Am. B. Found. Res. J. 1 (1976)
Cited by 56 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
The Influence of Comparative Procedure in the United States [article]
American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 43, Issue 4 (Fall 1995), pp. 545-554
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
43 Am. J. Comp. L. 545 (1995)
Cited by 52 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
Trust Law as Regulatory Law: The Unum/Provident Scandal and Judicial Review of Benefit Denials under ERISA [comments]
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 101, Issue 3 (Spring 2007), pp. 1315-1342
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
101 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1315 (Spring 2007)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
Understanding the Short History of Plea Bargaining [article]
Law & Society Review, Vol. 13, Issue 2 (Winter 1979), pp. 261-272
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
13 Law & Soc'y Rev. 261 (1978-1979)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 30 Times
Trashing the German Advantage [article]
Northwestern University Law Review , Vol. 82, Issue 3 , pp. 763-784
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
82 Nw. U. L. Rev. 763 (1987-1988)
Cited by 46 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Mixed Court and Jury Court: Could the Continental Alternative Fill the American Need [article]
American Bar Foundation Research Journal, Vol. 1981, Issue 1 (Winter 1981), pp. 195-220
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
1981 Am. B. Found. Res. J. 195 (1981)
Cited by 44 Articles
Accessed 18 Times
The Origins of Public Prosecution at Common Law [article]
American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 17, Issue 4 (October 1973), pp. 313-335
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
17 Am. J. Legal Hist. 313 (1973)
Cited by 44 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
Reforming the Law of Gratuitous Transfers: The New Uniform Probate Code [article]
Albany Law Review, Vol. 55, Issue 4 (1992), pp. 871-890
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Waggoner, Lawrence W. (Cited 838 times)
55 Alb. L. Rev. 871 (1991-1992)
Cited by 43 Articles
Accessed 20 Times
Will Contests [reviews]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 103, Issue 7 (May 1994), pp. 2039-2048
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
103 Yale L.J. 2039 (May 1994)
Cited by 38 Articles
Accessed 17 Times
Burn the Rembrandt - Trust Law's Limits on the Settlor's Power to Direct Investment [comments]
Boston University Law Review, Vol. 90, Issue 1 (February 2010), pp. 375-398
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
90 B.U. L. Rev. 375 (February 2010)
Cited by 31 Articles
Accessed 28 Times
On the Myth of Written Constitutions: The Disappearance of Criminal Jury Trial [article]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 15, Issue 1 (Winter 1992), pp. 119-128
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
15 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 119 (1992)
Cited by 27 Articles
Accessed 31 Times
Why Did Trust Law Become Statute Law in the United States [comments]
Alabama Law Review, Vol. 58, Issue 5 (2007), pp. 1069-1082
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
58 Ala. L. Rev. 1069 (2007)
Cited by 27 Articles
Accessed 31 Times
Reversing the Nondelegation Rule of Trust-Investment Law [article]
Missouri Law Review, Vol. 59, Issue 1 (Winter 1994), pp. 105-120
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
59 Mo. L. Rev. 105 (1994)
Cited by 25 Articles
Accessed 17 Times
The Revolution in Trust Investment Law [article]
American Bar Association Journal, Vol. 62, Issue 7 (July 1976), pp. 887-891
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Posner, Richard A. (Cited 21619 times)
62 A.B.A. J. 887 (1976)
Cited by 24 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Market Funds and Trust-Investment Law: II [article]
American Bar Foundation Research Journal, Vol. 1977, Issue 1 (Winter 1977), pp. 1-44
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Posner, Richard A. (Cited 21619 times)
1977 Am. B. Found. Res. J. 1 (1977)
Cited by 20 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
Cited by 15 Articles
Accessed 19 Times
Comparative Civil Procedure and the Style of Complex Contracts [comments]
American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 35, Issue 2 (Spring 1987), pp. 381-394
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
35 Am. J. Comp. L. 381 (1987)
Cited by 14 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
The Historical Origins of the Sanction of Imprisonment for Serious Crime [article]
Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 5, Issue 1 (January 1976), pp. 35-60
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
5 J. Legal Stud. 35 (1976)
Cited by 13 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Cultural Chauvinism in Comparative Law [article]
Cardozo Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 5, Issue 1 (Spring 1997), pp. 41-50
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
5 Cardozo J. Int'l & Comp. L. 41 (1997)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Curing Execution Errors and Mistaken Terms in Wills - The Restatement of Wills Delivers New Tools (and New Duties) to Probate Lawyers [notes]
Probate and Property, Vol. 18, Issue 1 (January/February 2004), pp. 28-32
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
18 Prob. & Prop. 28 (2004)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
Destructive Federal Preemption of State Wealth Transfer Law in Beneficiary Designation Cases: Hillman Doubles down on Egelhoff [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 67, Issue 6 (November 2014), pp. 1665-1696
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
67 Vand. L. Rev. 1665 (2014)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
The Prosecutorial Origins of Defence Counsel in the Eighteenth Century: The Appearance of Solicitors [article]
Cambridge Law Journal, Vol. 58, Issue 2 (July 1999), pp. 314-365
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
58 Cambridge L.J. 314 (1999)
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 19 Times
Judging Foreign Judges Badly: Nose Counting Isn't Enough [comments]
Judges' Journal, Vol. 18, Issue 4 (1979), pp. 4-51
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
18 Judges J. 4 (1979)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Modern Jurisprudence in the House of Lords the Passing of London Tramways [article]
Cornell Law Review, Vol. 53, Issue 5 , pp. 807-813
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
53 Cornell L. Rev. 807 (1967-1968)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
The Revolution in Trust Investment Law [article]
American Bar Association Journal, Vol. 62, Issue 6 (June 1976), pp. 764-768
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Posner, Richard A. (Cited 21619 times)
62 A.B.A. J. 764 (1976)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Market Funds and Efficient Markets: A Reply [comments]
American Bar Association Journal, Vol. 62, Issue 12 (December 1976), pp. 1616-1618
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times); Posner, Richard A. (Cited 21619 times)
62 A.B.A. J. 1616 (1976)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Response [article]
Journal of Legal History, Vol. 26, Issue 1 (April 2005), pp. 85-90
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
26 J. Legal Hist. 85 (2005)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
Richard Wellman and the Reform American Probate Law [comments]
Georgia Law Review, Vol. 40, Issue 4 (Summer 2006), pp. 1093-1096
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
40 Ga. L. Rev. 1093 (2005-2006)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Rise of the Management Trust [article]
Trusts and Estates, Vol. 143, Issue 10 (October 2004), pp. 52-57
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
143 Tr. & Est. 52 (2004)

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The Twentieth-Century Revolution in Family Wealth Transmission [notes]
Occasional Papers from the Law School, the University of Chicago, Vol. 25, pp. 1-32
Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
25 Occasional Papers L. Sch. U. Chi. 1 (1989)
Accessed 1 Times
Correcting the Record regarding the Restatement of Property's Slayer Rule in the Brooklyn Law Review's Symposium Issue on Restatements [comments]
Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 80, Issue 3 (Spring 2015), pp. 1015-1018
Waggoner, Lawrence W. (Cited 838 times); Langbein, John H. (Cited 4284 times)
80 Brook. L. Rev. 1015 (2014-2015)
Accessed 7 Times