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Aggregate Litigation

Guide Outline

Aggregate Litigation Home
Sources of Law
      Rule 23
      Class Action Fairness Act of 2005
      State Law
      American Law Institute--
            Principles of Aggregate Litigation
Class Action Texts
     Classic Works
     Additional Texts

Mass Tort Sources

      Mass Tort Blogs
      Mass Tort Texts
Litigation Materials
  Manual for Complex Litigation

      Blogs/News/Selected Links

Research Tools
     HOLLIS Catalog
     Google Scholar
     Research Guide



The Proposed Final Draft (April 1, 2009) of the American Law Institute's Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation includes within the scope of the Principles "mass-tort actions, class actions, derivative lawsuits, actions naming multiple conspirators, and inventory settlements." Proposed Final Draft §1.02 cmt. at 12.

This guide directs you to selected sources useful for researching and learning about the mass tort and class action types of aggregate litigation.

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