William B. Rubenstein

Harvard Law School

Professor

1545 Massachusetts

Areeda 323

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

http://www.billrubenstein.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Real Story of U.S. Hate Crimes Statistics: An Empirical Analysis

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 78, pp. 1213-1246, 2004
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Jul 2004
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
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On What a Private Attorney General is - and Why it Matters

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 6, p. 2129, November 2004
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jun 2005
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
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Private attorney general, class action attorneys, class action law

3.

The Concept of Equality in Civil Procedure

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 23, 2002 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 Aug 2001
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 631 (42,855)
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Why Enable Litigation?: A Positive Externalities Theory of the Small Claims Class Action

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 74, 2006, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-10
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Mar 2006
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
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Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, class action suits, small claims class action

5.

Do Gay Rights Laws Matter?: An Empirical Assessment

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 75, 2001
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Jan 2002
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
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The Negotiation Class: A Cooperative Approach to Class Actions Involving Large Stakeholders

Texas Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-41, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-39
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2020
Francis E. McGovern and William B. Rubenstein
Duke University School of Law and Harvard Law School
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civil procedure, class action, complex litigation, collective action problems

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How Transparent are Class Action Outcomes?: Empirical Research on the Availability of Class Action Claims Data

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 599-ICJ
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Aug 2008
Nicholas M. Pace and William B. Rubenstein
RAND Corporation and Harvard Law School
Downloads 228 (139,240)
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Finality in Class Action Litigation: Lessons from Habeas

UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 07-19, New York University Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 3, June 2007
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 10 Jun 2007
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
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class action, adequate representation, finality, issue preclusion, claim preclusion, litigation, relitigation, civil procedure, habeas corpus, criminal procedure

9.

A Transactional Model of Adjudication

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 89, No. 2, January 2001
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 172 (180,639)
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Legal Procedure, Litigation Process, Complex Litigation, Class Actions, Tort Law and Product Liability, Corporation and Securities Law

10.

The Fairness Hearing: Adversarial and Regulatory Approaches

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 53, 2006, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-39
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Oct 2006
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School
Downloads 154 (198,540)
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class action lawsuits, fairness hearing, assessment of outcome, mechanisms to assist investigations of fairness hearings

11.

Profit for Costs

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 63, 2014, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 105
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2014
Morris Ratner and William B. Rubenstein
University of California Hastings College of the Law and Harvard Law School
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12.

The Myth of Superiority

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 16, No. 3, 1999
Posted: 17 Feb 2000
William B. Rubenstein
Harvard Law School

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