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Class action litigation

prosecution & defense strategies, 2004

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Practicing Law Institute in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Class actions (Civil procedure) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementco-chairs, Joel S. Feldman, Keith M. Fleischman.
      SeriesLitigation and administrative practice series, Litigation course handbook series ;, no. H-710., Litigation course handbook series ;, no. 710.
      ContributionsFeldman, Joel S., 1952-, Fleischman, Keith M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8896.Z9 C543 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination736 p. :
      Number of Pages736
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3321883M
      ISBN 101402404786
      LC Control Number2004275155
      OCLC/WorldCa56134009

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      The class action is among the most powerful legal tools available in the United States. It enables the vindication of claims that otherwise could never be litigated, no matter how meritorious. Use of the courts to assert rights is practicable only if the poten-tial benefits exceed the cost, and the costs of litigation are considerable. Claims Author: hvaillancourt. Class action lawsuits are designed to hold companies accountable for misleading and deceiving their customers. When a case settles, the attorneys who handled the case will collect a percentage of the settlement or receive a fee award separate from the settlement. The lawyers get paid, and so should you. Don’t leave your money on the table.

      World Class Actions is a comprehensive and practical look at everything a class-action litigator needs to know about mass litigation in other countries. In an increasingly globalized world, this is a book no international lawyer should be without. That was the two sentences that would fit on the back of a book cover, and I meant every word.   A class action is the most well-known type of multi-party litigation in the U.S. federal court system, but there are other ways in which large groups of people can bring cases against one or a few defendants. Other Types of Aggregate Litigation. Multidistrict Litigation. Multidistrict Litigation. Multidistrict litigation (MDL) is a process that Author: Curtis Weyant.


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