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Professor Brian Bix was number nine on the list of most cited Law & Philosophy Scholars, using data from the years 2013 to 2017.

Professor Brian Bix was quoted in two Christian Science Monitor articles about the Kentucky clerk who refused to give marriage licenses to same-sex couples, citing her strong religious beliefs. Bix argued that while sincere…
Professors Brian Bix and Carol Chomsky were quoted in a Washington Post story that discusses whether use of the Washington Redskins name at TCF Stadium could be considered to violate the contract between the University…
Professor Brian Bix was interviewed (in English) by Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México law students for a podcast on legal theory, focusing mostly on conceptual analysis in legal theory and Joseph Raz's approach to theories…
Professor Brian Bix gave a Slate reporter background information about the legal treatment of prenuptial agreements for an article that responded to a comment stating that the prenuptial agreement between Arnold Schwarzenegger and…
Professor Brian H. Bix has been appointed the Reporter for the Uniform Law Commission Drafting Committee on Premarital and Marital Agreements. The Committee is considering drafting a new proposed uniform law to cover those…
Professor Brian Bix was quoted in an Minnesota Lawyer story relating to a Minnesota Supreme Court decision, C.O. v. John Doe (Oct. 2, 2008). The State Supreme Court decided that a trial court had been in error in terminating an…
Professor Brian Bix was quoted in an article published in the Minneapolis Star Tribune titled "Postnups?" Professor Bix was quoted on the motivation for entering postnuptial agreements, and the standards for their enforcement.
Professor Brian Bix was interviewed by Minnesota Public Radio about a legislation proposal that would effectively create a presumption that children should spend significant amounts of time each week with both parents (as contrasted…