Tag Archives: Actions

Damages in Tort Actions

  Working on a personal injury, wrongful death, or property damage case? Take a look at Damages in Tort Actions, available on the LexisNexis Digital Library.This 11 volume treatise is broken into 15 parts which examine many aspects of tort … Continue reading

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Greene & O'Brien Deliver Requiem for Workers' Class Actions

Stephanie Greene and Christine O'Brien (both Boston College-Management) have just posted on SSRN their article (forthcoming Stanford J. Civil Rights & Civil Liberties) Epic Backslide: The Supreme Court Endorses Mandatory Individual Arbitration Agreements, #Timesup on Workers' Rights. Here's the abstract:… … Continue reading

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Actions Needed to Improve National Nuclear Security Administration Contract Document Management

Management Report: Actions Needed to Improve National Nuclear Security Administration Contract Document Management. GAO-18-246R: Published: Aug 1, 2018. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 2018. “The National Nuclear Security Administration spent over $11 billion in 2016 on management and operating contracts at … Continue reading

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[Ilya Somin] The Unknown History of State Constitutional Prohibitions on Government Actions that "Damage" Property without Compensation

Many state constitutions require the government to pay compensation when it acts in ways that "damage" private property. An important new article by legal scholar Maureen Brady reveals the previously ignored history of these provisions, and the lessons that can … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Says Multi-State Consumer Class Actions Might Not Be All-Natural

Consumer class actions predicated on state laws alleging deceptive claims are one of the scourges of modern marketing. In a recent decision, the Second Circuit laid out some important guidance on whether and how putative class actions based on laws … Continue reading

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