Faculty Publications

          Melissa Lee Nelken


          Journal Articles

          • Negotiating Classroom Process: Lessons from Adult Learning, 25 Negotiation J. 181 (2009). FULLTEXT
          • The Myth of the Gladiator and Law Students' Negotiation Styles, 7 Cardozo J. Conflict Resol. 1 (2005). FULLTEXT
          • Psychotherapist–Patient Privilege in Federal Court, 11 J. Calif. Alliance Ment. Ill 76 (2000).
          • The Limits of Privilege: The Developing Scope of Federal Psychotherapist-Patient Privilege Law, 20 Rev. Litig. 1 (2000). FULLTEXT
          • Negotiation and Psychoanalysis: If I'd Wanted to Learn About Feelings, I Wouldn't Have Gone to Law School, 46 J. Legal Educ. 420 (1996). FULLTEXT
          • Has the Chancellor Shot Himself in the Foot? Looking for a Middle Ground on Rule 11 Sanctions, 41 Hastings L.J. 383 (1990). FULLTEXT
          • The Impact of Federal Rule 11 on Lawyers and Judges in the Northern District of California, 74 Judicature 147 (1990). FULLTEXT
          • One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Summary Judgment after Celotex, 40 Hastings L.J. 53 (1988). FULLTEXT
          • Sanctions Under Amended Federal Rule 11—Some "Chilling" Problems in the Struggle Between Compensation and Punishment, 74 Geo. L.J. 1313 (1986). FULLTEXT
          Chapters In Books

          • Evaluating Email Negotiations, in Assessing Our Students, Assessing Ourselves: Volume 3 in the Rethinking Negotiation Teaching Series 205 (Noam Ebner, James Coben & Christopher Honeyman eds., DRI Press 2012). AMAZON
          • If I'd Wanted to Teach About Feelings, I Wouldn't Have Become a Law Professor, in Venturing Beyond the Classroom: Volume 2 in the Rethinking Negotiation Teaching Series 357 (Christopher Honeyman, James Coben & Giuseppe De Palo eds., DRI Press 2010) (with Andrea Kupfer Schneider & Jamil Mahuad). AMAZON
          • Negotiating Learning Environments, in Rethinking Negotiation Teaching: Innovations for Context and Culture 199 (Christopher Honeyman, James Coben, & Giuseppe De Palo eds., DRI Press 2009) (with Bobbi McAdoo & Melissa Manwaring). AMAZON
          • Introduction to SANCTIONS: RULE 11 AND OTHER POWERS 1 (ABA 3d ed. 1992). CATALOG
          • U.S. Supreme Court, in Sanctions: Rule 11 And Other Powers 9 (ABA 3d ed. 1992). CATALOG
          Book Reviews

          • Book Review, 5 Psychoanalytic Books ___ (1994) (reviewing Glen O. Gabbard, Sexual Exploitation in Professional Relationships (1989)).
          • Book Review, 5 Psychoanalytic Books ___ (1994) (reviewing K.R. Eissler, Three Instances of Injustice (1993)).