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Pragmatist Constitutionalism in Comparative Perspective

David Landau, Legal Pragmatism and Comparative Constitutional Law, in Elgar Handbook on Comparative Constitutional Theory (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Mark Kende Law is a practical field. It resolves concrete disputes. Constitutional law, however, is often thought of as more theoretical … Continue reading

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Decolonizing Comparative Law

Sherally Munshi, Comparative Law and Decolonizing Critique, 65 Am. J. Comp. L. 207 (2017), available at SSRN. Mathilde Cohen In her magisterial essay, Comparative Law and Decolonizing Critique, Sherally Munshi invites us to undertake a “decolonizing critique” of comparative law, … Continue reading

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Professionals may not diminish their liability under the Comparative Negligence Act when the alleged negligence of the client relates to the task for which the professional was hired

Law Lessons from New Gold Equities Corp. v. Jaffe Spindler Co., __ N.J. Super. __ (App. Div. 2018), Docket No. A-0200-15T1, February 28, 2018: In New Jersey, “professionals may not diminish their liability under the Comparative Negligence Act[, N.J.S.A. 2A:15-5.1 … Continue reading

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Assessing Anticompetitive Practices in Two-Sided Markets: A Comparative Analysis of four Antitrust Proceedings against Booking.com

Caccinelli, Chiara and Toledano, Joëlle are Assessing Anticompetitive Practices in Two-Sided Markets: A Comparative Analysis of four Antitrust Proceedings against Booking.com. ABSTRACT: This paper aims to shed light on the economic tools, as well as the legal-economic reasoning, which are… … Continue reading

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Tennessee Court Holds That Plaintiff Can Add Comparative Fault Defendants To Claim

Sometimes when a plaintiff is injured as a result of another’s actions, or a dangerous condition, he or she will not know precisely which defendants may need to be sued. For example, a plaintiff may sue a business for a … Continue reading

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