Jane Stapleton

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

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Cambridge, CB3 9DZ

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Choosing What We Mean by 'Causation' in the Law

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 2, pp. 433-480, 2008
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 499 (34,716)
Citation 1

Abstract:

factual causation, philosophical concepts of causation, legal theories of causation, the NESS test

2.

Factual Causation

Federal Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 467-484, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Feb 2011
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 295 (64,514)

Abstract:

Factual Causation, IPP Report, Special Rules of Proof

3.

Factual Causation and Asbestos Cancers

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 126, p. 351, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Jul 2010
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 288 (75,333)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Factual causation, asbestos, smokers, lung cancer, mesothelioma, epidemiology, relative risk, synergistic mechanisms

4.

Occam's Razor Reveals an Orthodox Basis for Chester v Afshar

U of Texas Law, Law & Economics Research Paper No. 82, Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 122, p. 426, 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 288 (69,391)

Abstract:

torts, causation, scope of liability

5.

The Two Explosive Proof-of-Causation Doctrines Central to Asbestos Claims

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Jan 2010
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 273 (85,390)
Citation 1

Abstract:

asbestos, causation

6.

Evaluating Goldberg and Zipursky's Civil Recourse Theory

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Aug 2007
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 213 (108,981)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Torts,Theory

7.

Two Causal Fictions at the Heart of U.S. Asbestos Doctrine

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 122, April 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 178 (127,392)

Abstract:

causation, torts, products liability, asbestos

8.

Reflections on Common Sense Causation in Australia

Torts in Commercial Law, Eds. Degeling, Edelman and Goudkamp (Thomsons, 2011) 331-365
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 108 (117,063)

Abstract:

factual causation, scope of liability, "common sense"

9.

The Risk Architecture of the Restatement (Third) of Torts

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 5, 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Jan 2010
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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10.

Benefits of Comparative Tort Reasoning: Lost in Translation

Journal of Tort Law, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2010
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 83 (187,849)

Abstract:

Comparative law, torts, legal reasoning

11.

The Fairchild Doctrine: Arguments on Breach and Materiality

(2012) 71 Cambridge Law Journal 24-26, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 13-15
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2013
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 44 (285,869)

Abstract:

breach, factual causation, asbestos, mesothelioma, low dose exposure

12.

Loss of the Chance of Cure from Cancer

Modern Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 6, pp. 996-1006, November 2005
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Dec 2005
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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Citation 1

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13.

An 'Extended But-For' Test for the Causal Relation in the Law of Obligations

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, 2015, Forthcoming, ANU College of Law Research Paper No. 15-32
Posted: 09 Mar 2015
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Causation, obligations

14.

Unnecessary Causes

(2013) 129 Law Quarterly Review 39-65, ANU College of Law Research Paper
Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Jane Stapleton
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

factual causation