Faculty Profiles

Samuel Bray

Samuel L. Bray

Professor of Law
J.D., The University of Chicago, 2005
UCLA Faculty Since 2011


The Constitution of the United States (with Michael Stokes Paulsen, Steven G. Calabresi, Michael W. McConnell, and Will Baude). 3rd ed. Foundation Press (2016). Prior editions: 2nd, 2013; 1st, 2010. A constitutional law casebook.

Articles and Chapters

Punitive Damages Against Trustees?, in Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law (edited by D. Gordon Smith & Andrew S. Gold, Edgar Elgar Publishing, forthcoming 2018). Full Text
Form and Substance in the Fusion of Law and Equity, in Equity and Law: Fusion and Fission (edited by by John Goldberg, Henry Smith, and Peter Turner, Cambridge Univ. Press, forthcoming). Full Text
Remedies, Meet Economics; Economics, Meet Remedies, Oxford Journal of Legal Studies (Dec. 2017). Full Text
Multiple Chancellors: Reforming the National Injunction, 131 Harvard Law Review 417 (2017). Full Text
'Necessary AND Proper' and 'Cruel AND Unusual': Hendiadys in the Constitution, 102 Virginia Law Review 687 (2016). Full Text
The System of Equitable Remedies, 63 UCLA Law Review 530 (2016). Full Text
The Supreme Court and the New Equity, 68 Vanderbilt Law Review 997 (2015). Full Text
On Doctrines that Do Many Things, 18 Green Bag 2d 141 (2015). Full Text
The Myth of the Mild Declaratory Judgment, 63 Duke Law Journal 1091 (2014). Full Text
A Little Bit of Laches Goes a Long Way: Notes on Petrella v. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 67 Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc 1 (2014). Full Text
Announcing Remedies, 97 Cornell Law Review 753 (2012). Full Text
Preventive Adjudication, 77 University of Chicago Law Review 1275 (2010). Full Text
Power Rules, 110 Columbia Law Review 1172 (2010). Full Text
Rooker Feldman (1923-2006), 9 Green Bag 2D 317 (2006).
Comment, Not Proven: Introducing a Third Verdict, 72 University of Chicago Law Review 1299 (2005). Full Text