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Friday, November 16, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Avraham on Ben-Shahar on "Data Pollution"

At JOTWELL, Ronen Avraham reviews Omri Ben-Shahar's Data Pollution.

November 16, 2018 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Monday, October 15, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Keating on Abraham & White on the Dignitary Torts

At JOTWELL, Greg Keating reviews Ken Abraham and Ted White's The Puzzle of the Dignitary Torts.

October 15, 2018 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Monday, September 17, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Simons on Oberdiek on Risk

At JOTWELL, Ken Simons reviews John Oberdiek's Imposing Risk:  A Normative Framework

September 17, 2018 in Books, Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Bublick on Abraham & Rabin on Autonomous Vehicles

Friday, July 6, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Chamallas on Skinner-Thompson on Privacy

At JOTWELL, Martha Chamallas reviews Scott Skinner-Thompson's Privacy's Double Standard.

July 6, 2018 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Workers' Compensation Law Blog

There is an obvious connection between tort law and workers' compensation.  Both provide compensation to the injured, but they are based on different philosophical underpinnings.  Mike Duff leads a team of editors at Workers' Compensation Law Blog, an active and very thorough blog.  Check it out here.

May 30, 2018 in Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Steel on Voyiakis on Causation

At JOTWELL, Sandy Steel reviews Emmanuel Voyiakis' Causation and Opportunity in Tort.

May 15, 2018 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Miller on Signaling Other Drivers to Proceed

Over at Maryland Injury Lawyer Blog, Ron Miller blogs about the situation in which one driver signals, usually by waving, another driver to proceed.  In Maryland, reliance on signals from other drivers is not a valid defense, but drivers who signal could be successfully sued for negligence.

April 19, 2018 in Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Monday, March 19, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Engstrom on Schwartz on Class Actions

At JOTWELL, Nora Freeman Engstrom reviews Joanna Schwartz's The Cost of Suing Business

March 19, 2018 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

JOTWELL Torts: Zipursky on Hershovitz on Tort as Expression

At JOTWELL, Ben Zipursky reviews Scott Hershovitz's Treating Wrongs as Wrongs:  An Expressive Argument for Tort Law.

February 21, 2018 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Monday, October 23, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: (John) Goldberg on (Victor) Goldberg on MacPherson and Henningsen

At JOTWELL, John Goldberg reviews Victor Goldberg's The Macpherson-Henningsen Puzzle.  I'm happy to say the piece will be published in issue 2018:1 of the Journal of Tort Law.

October 23, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Thursday, October 5, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Keating on James on Systemic Risk

At JOTWELL, Greg Keating reviews Aaron James's The Distinctive Significance of Systemic Risk.

October 5, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Bublick on Avraham & Yuracko on Race, Gender, and Tort Damages

At JOTWELL, Ellie Bublick reviews Ronen Avraham & Kimberly Yuracko's Torts and Discrimination.

July 11, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Chamallas on Tilley on Tort Theory

At JOTWELL, Martha Chamallas reviews Cristina Carmody Tilley's Tort Law Inside Out.

June 7, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Geistfeld on Stein on Tort Theory

At JOTWELL, Mark Geistfeld reviews Alex Stein's The Domain of Torts.

May 16, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Sunday, April 16, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Engstrom on Engel on the Lack of Litigiousness

At JOTWELL, Nora Engstrom reviews David Engel's The Myth of the Litigious Society:  Why We Don't Sue.

April 16, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Friday, March 17, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Zipursky on Goold on Copyright Infringement as Tort

At JOTWELL, Ben Zipursky reviews Patrick Goold's Unbundling the "Tort" of Copyright Infringement.

March 17, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Sebok on Abraham & White on the Emergence of Tort Law

At JOTWELL, Tony Sebok reviews Ken Abraham & Ted White's The Transformation of the Civil Trial and the Emergence of American Tort Law

February 14, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

OH: No Police Liability for Injuries to Innocent Bystander During Chase of Fleeing Felon

Marianna Brown Bettman has commentary at Legally Speaking Ohio.

January 18, 2017 in Current Affairs, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)

Thursday, January 12, 2017

JOTWELL Torts: Hershovitz on Cornell on the Connection Between Rights and Wrongs

At JOTWELL, Scott Hershovitz reviews Nicolas Cornell's Wrongs, Rights, and Third Parties.

January 12, 2017 in Scholarship, Weblogs | Permalink | Comments (0)