Jessica Erickson

University of Richmond School of Law

Professor

28 Westhampton Way

Richmond, VA 23173

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

13

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Corporate Governance in the Courtroom: An Empirical Analysis

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 5, 2010
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 03 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2013
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 387 (75,237)
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corporate law, shareholder derivative suits, shareholders, shareholder activism. litigation, empirical

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Overlitigating Corporate Fraud: An Empirical Analysis

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 97, 2011
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2013
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 278 (108,798)

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corporate governance, shareholder litigation, shareholder derivative suits, securities class actions, corporate fraud

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Experiential Education in the Lecture Hall

6 Northeastern University Law Journal 87 (2013)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Oct 2013
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 240 (126,727)

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legal education, experiential education

Piling On? An Empirical Study of Parallel Derivative Suits

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-05, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-001
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2017
Stephen J. Choi, Jessica Erickson and Adam C. Pritchard
New York University School of Law, University of Richmond School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 219 (138,219)
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Derivative suits, securities class actions

Piling on? An Empirical Study of Parallel Derivative Suits

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 14, Issue 4, pp. 653-682, 2017
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Nov 2017
Stephen J. Choi, Jessica Erickson and Adam C. Pritchard
New York University School of Law, University of Richmond School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
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The New Professional Plaintiffs in Shareholder Litigation

Florida Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 1089, 2013
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Oct 2013
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 185 (162,236)

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professional plaintiffs, shareholder litigation, corporate governance, shareholder derivative suits, delaware lawsuits, class actions, merger litigation

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Working Hard or Making Work? Plaintiffs' Attorneys Fees in Securities Fraud Class Actions

NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 19-31
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2019
Stephen J. Choi, Jessica Erickson and Adam C. Pritchard
New York University School of Law, University of Richmond School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 135 (211,858)

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securities class actions; fraud; corporate law; attorneys' fees; class actions; Private Securities Litigation Reform Act; PSLRA

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Corporate Misconduct and the Perfect Storm of Shareholder Litigation

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 124 (226,268)

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derivative suits, shareholder litigation, securities class actions, shareholders

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Heightened Procedure

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 102, 2016
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2016
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 89 (284,321)

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procedure, heightened pleading, fee shifting, discovery, agency review

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The Market for Leadership in Corporate Litigation

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2015, No. 4, 2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2015
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 78 (308,156)

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leadership, class actions, shareholders, mergers, litigation, corporate governance, multidistrict litigation

10.

The (Un)Changing Derivative Suit

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON REPRESENTATIVE SHAREHOLDER LITIGATION, edited by Sean Griffith, Jessica Erickson, Verity Winship, and David Webber (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2018 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Mar 2018
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 76 (312,884)

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shareholder litigation, derivative suits, corporate, business, courts

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The Gatekeepers of Shareholder Litigation

Oklahoma Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1, 237 (2017)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Mar 2018
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 57 (363,945)

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shareholder litigation, corporate law, derivative suits, investors, shareholders, delaware, merger litigation, securities class actions

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Investing in Corporate Procedure

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 99, No. 3, 2019
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Jul 2019
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 29 (469,893)

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shareholder litigation; corporate law; merger litigation; mergers; derivative suits; procedure; heightened pleading; pleading standards; securities class actions; PSLRA; institutional investors

13.

Bespoke Discovery

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 6, 2018
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2019
Jessica Erickson
University of Richmond School of Law
Downloads 24 (496,437)

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discovery; complex litigation; civil procedure; private ordering; bespoke procedure