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Author Klonoff, Robert H.

Title Class actions and other multi-party litigation in a nutshell / by Robert H. Klonoff, Dean and Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School.

Published St. Paul, MN : West, [2012]

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 Law Open Reserve  KF8896.Z9 K58 2012    LIB USE ONLY
Edition Fourth edition.
Description xl, 487 pages ; 19 cm.
Format volume
Series Nutshell series.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Evolution and overview of federal court class actions -- Class certification requirements : threshold requirements and rule 23(a) -- Class certification requirements : rule 23(b) -- Litigating a class action -- Notice, opt-out rights, and communications with class members -- Multi-jurisdictional and state court class actions -- Constitutional and procedural issues -- Class action settlements, remedies, and attorneys' fees -- Appellate review -- Special focus on mass tort, employment discrimination, and securities fraud class actions -- Defendant class actions, derivative suits, and suits involving unincorporated associations -- Ethical and policy issues in class actions -- Non-class aggregation devices under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure -- Other aggregation and coordination devices in federal practice.
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Subject Class actions (Civil procedure) -- United States.
ISBN 9780314910974 (pbk.)
0314910972 (pbk.)