Wednesday, June 1, 2011
With a hat tip to the Current Index to Legal Periodicals, here are some recent articles that may be of interest:
Charlotte S. Alexander, Would an Opt In Requirement Fix the Class Action Settlement? Evidence from the Fair Labor Standards Act, 80 Miss. L.J. 443 (2010).
Paul M. Collins, Jr. & Wendy L. Martinek, The Small Group Context: Designated District Court Judges in the U.S. Court of Appeals, 8 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 177 (2011).
Deborah N. Pearlstein, After Deference: Formalizing the Judicial Power for Foreign Relations Law, 159 U. Pa. L. Rev. 783 (2011).
Rojer J. Perlstadt, Interlocutory Review of Litigation-Avoidance Claims: Insights from Appeals Under the Federal Arbitration Act, 44 Akron L. Rev. 375 (2011).
Aaron R. Petty, The Hidden Harmony of Appellate Jurisdiction, 62 S.C. L. Rev. 353 (2010).
Andrew S. Pollis, The Need for Non-Discretionary Interlocutory Appellate Review in Multidistrict Litigation, 79 Fordham L. Rev. 1643 (2011).
Michael E. Rosman, Counting the Days Gone By: A Eulogy for Former Rule 6(a)(2), 159 U. Pa. L. Rev. 635 (2011).
Symposium, Aggregate Litigation: Critical Perspectives, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 293-772 (2011):
David Betson & Jay Tidmarsh, Optimal Class Size, Opt-Out Rights, and "Indivisible" Remedies, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 542 (2011).
Robert G. Bone, The Puzzling Idea of Adjudicative Representation: Lessons for Aggregate Litigation and Class Actions, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 577 (2011).
Lester Brickman, Anatomy of an Aggregate Settlement: The Triumph of Temptation Over Ethics, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 700 (2011).
Elizabeth Chamblee Burch, Group Consensus, Individual Consent, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 506 (2011).
Richard Marcus, Reviving Judicial Gatekeeping of Aggregation: Scrutinizing the Merits on Class Certification, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 324 (2011).
Nancy J. Moore, The Absence of Legal Ethics in the ALI's Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation: A Missed Opportunity--and More, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 717 (2011).
Thomas D. Morgan, Client Representation vs. Case Administration: The ALI Looks at Legal Ethics Issues in Aggregate Settlements, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 734 (2011).
Alan B. Morrison, Improving the Class Action Settlement Process: Little Things Mean a Lot, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 428 (2011).
Linda A. Mullenix, Federal Class Actions: A Near-Death experience in a Shady Grove, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 448 (2011).
Judith Resnik, Compared to What?: ALI Aggregation and the Shifting Contours of Due Process and of Lawyers' Powers, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 628 (2011).
David Rosenberg & Luke McCloud, A Solution to the Choice of Law Problem of Differing State Laws in Class Actions: Average Law, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 374 (2011).
Edward F. Sherman, "Abandoned Claims" in Class Actions: Implications for Preclusion and Adequacy of Counsel, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 483 (2011).
Charles Silver, Ethics and Innovation, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 754 (2011).
Patrick Woolley, The Jurisdictional Nature of Adequate Representation in Class Litigation, 79 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 410 (2011).
Note, From Consensus to Collegiality: The Origins of the "Respectful" Dissent, 124 Harv. L. Rev. 1305 (2011).