Brian Wolfman

Georgetown University Law Center

Director, Appellate Courts Immersion Clinic; Assoc. Professor

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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DOWNLOADS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett and Its Implications

The United States Law Week (BNA), Vol. 82, pp. 1-18, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2013
Brian Wolfman and Anne Warren King
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University - Institute for Public Representation
Downloads 97 (217,153)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, preemption, Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett, tort, consumer law, litigation

2.

PLIVA v. Mensing and Its Implications

Product Safety & Liability Report (BNA), Vol. 39, pp. 972-982, September 5, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-137
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Sep 2012
Brian Wolfman and Dena Feldman
Georgetown University Law Center and Covington & Burling
Downloads 52 (324,474)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, PLIVA, FDA regulations, generic drugs, preemption jurisprudence, failure-to-warn claims

3.

Judges! Stop Deferring to Class-Action Lawyers

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 2, pp. 80-90, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2013
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 37 (342,269)

Abstract:

class actions, settlements, judicial deference, litigation

4.

Preventing the Subversion of Devlin v. Scardelletti

Class Action Litigation Report, Vol. 6, pp. 453-458, 2005, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-139
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Sep 2012
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 26 (394,647)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, Devlin v. Scardelletti, class actions, settlements, appeals, opt-out rights

5.

Representing the Unrepresented in Class Action Settlements

New York University Law Review, Vol. 71, pp. 439-513, 1996, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-134
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 16 Sep 2012
Brian Wolfman and Alan B. Morrison
Georgetown University Law Center and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 22 (386,803)

Abstract:

class action suits, monetary relief, representation, settlement negotiations

6.

Wyeth v. Levine and Its Implications

Product Safety & Liability Report (BNA), Vol. 37, pp. 550-558, 2009, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-138
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Sep 2012
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 19 (446,606)

Abstract:

Wyeth v. Levine, FDA, preemption, pharmaceutical cases, Supreme Court, CBE regulation, drug labeling

7.

What the Shutts Opt-Out Right is and What it Ought to Be

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 3, 2006, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-062
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Brian Wolfman and Alan B. Morrison
Georgetown University Law Center and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 19 (411,778)

Abstract:

class actions, opt out, civil procedure, Shutts

8.

Amicus Briefs of the National Association of Consumer Advocates in Day v. Persels & Associates, 729 F.3d 1309 (11th Cir. 2013)

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 10 (493,603)

Abstract:

federal courts, class actions, separation of powers, federal litigation, constitutional law

9.

Child Care, Work, and the Federal Income Tax

American Journal of Tax Policy, Vol. 3, pp. 153-193, 1984, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-132
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Sep 2012
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 8 (451,859)

Abstract:

child care provision, child care expenses, tax deductions, tax credit, federal income tax, tax law

10.

Why Preemption Proponents are Wrong

Trial, Vol. 43, pp. 20-25, 2007, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-097
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 6 (477,982)

Abstract:

preemption, Supreme Court, federal law, federal regulatory effect, tort law, courts, state law

11.

Bates v. Dow Agrosciences: Will the Lower Courts Finally Start Listening?

Product Safety & Liability Report (BNA), Vol. 33, pp. 949-954, 2005, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-140
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Dec 2013
Daniel Mosteller and Brian Wolfman
Independent and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 3 (508,763)

Abstract:

tort preemption, Bates v. Dow Agrosciences, tort claims, federal regulation of consumer goods, Congress, lower courts, litigation, consumer protection

12.
Downloads 0 (518,452)

Abstract:

ERISA, pension, employee benefits, church plans, church, hospitals, benefits, employee

13.

Testimony to the Federal Civil Rules Advisory Committee on Proposed Amendments to Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2016
Brian Wolfman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 0 (488,352)

Abstract:

Rule 23, civil procedure, class actions, objectors, notice, attorney, fees, settlement