Manuel A. Gomez

Florida International University College of Law

Associate Professor

11200 SW 8th St.

RDB Hall 1097

Miami, FL 33199

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Global Chase: Seeking the Recognition and Enforcement of the Lago Agrio Judgment Outside of Ecuador

Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation, Vol. 1, No. 199, 2013, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-14
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2013
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 346 (58,760)

Abstract:

Chevron Corporation, Lago Agrio, collective redress, complex litigation, transnational litigation, recognition, foreign judgments, Ecuador, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, United States, enforcement, Amazon, Texaco Petroleum Company, Latin America, Maria Aguinda, class action, investment arbitration

2.

Will the Birds Stay South? The Rise of Class Actions and Other Forms of Group Litigation Across Latin America

University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, 2012, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-23
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 166 (141,453)

Abstract:

Class Actions, Latin America, Mass Torts, Legal Reform, Consumer Protection, Complex Litigation

3.

All in the Family: The Influence of Social Networks on Dispute Processing (A Case Study of a Developing Economy)

Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2008, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2008
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 118 (186,936)

Abstract:

dispute resolution, ADR, courts, social networks

4.

Greasing the Squeaky Wheel of Justice: Networks of Venezuelan Lawyers from the Pacted Democracy to the Bolivarian Revolution

Lawyers in the Construction of the Rule of Law, 2009, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-02
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2008
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 64 (275,596)

Abstract:

social networks, lawyers, judges, Venezuela, justice system

5.

Like Migratory Birds: Latin American Claimants in U.S. Courts and the Ford-Firestone Rollover Litigation

Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the Americas, Vol. XI, No. 2, 2005, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-07
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2008
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 57 (303,676)

Abstract:

litigation, product liability, Latin America, class actions

6.

Dusty Order: Law Enforcement and Participant Cooperation at Burning Man

Playa Dust: Collected Stories from Burning Man (ed. Samantha Krukowski) Black Dog Publishing (2014), Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-27
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 18 (401,881)

Abstract:

Burning Man, Black Rock City, Playa Dust, Collected Stories From Burning Man, Samantha Krukowski, Black Rock Rangers, Dirt Rangers, Dusty Order, Law Enforcement, Noisy Neighbors, Stolen Bicycles, Yellow Bikes, Public and Private Spaces, Official Law Enforcement at Burning Man, Burning Man Survival G

7.

Malleable Law: The (Mis)Use of Legal Tools in the Pursuit of a Political Agenda

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 19, No. 3, 2013, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-25
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2013
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 14 (425,525)

Abstract:

Law and development, social policies, Venezuela, Misiones Bolivarianas, social change, poverty, Bolivarian revolution, social programs, Plan Bolivar 2000, Misión Barrio Adentro, Misión Madres del Barrio, social power, Hugo Chávez, Unified Social Fund (USF), Fondo Único Social

8.

La Ley Maleable: El (Mal) Uso Del Derecho En La Consecución De Una Agenda Política (Malleable Law: The (Mis) Use of Legal Tools in the Pursuit of a Political Agenda)

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 19, No. 3, 2013, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-26
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Sep 2013
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 10 (461,789)

Abstract:

Derecho y Desarrollo, políticas sociales, Venezuela, Misiones Bolivarianas, cambio social, pobreza, Revolución Bolivariana, programas sociales, Plan Bolívar 2000, Misión Barrio Adentro, Misión Madres del Barrio, Hugo Chávez, Fondo Único Social (FUS), PDVSA

9.

A View from the Sky: A General Overview about Civil Litigation in the United States with Reference to the Relief in Small and Simple Matters

Erasmus Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 4, 2015
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 May 2016
Manuel A. Gomez and Juan Carlos Gomez
Florida International University College of Law and Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law
Downloads 0 (472,071)

Abstract:

civil procedure, United States, small and simple matters

10.

A Sour Battle in Lago Agrio and Beyond: The Metamorphosis of Transnational Litigation and the Protection of Collective Rights in Ecuador

University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, 2015, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-35
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
Downloads 0 (420,473)

Abstract:

transnational litigation, collective rights, Latin America, Ecuador, class actions

11.

Crowdfunded Justice: On the Potencial Benefits and Challenges of Crowdfundings as a Litigation Financing Tool

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 49, 2015, Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-34
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law
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Abstract:

crowdfunding, alternative litigation financing, third party funding, litigation, access to justice

12.

You Have an Appointment With the Devil: Debt Collection Agencies and the Processing of Business Disputes

Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-08
Posted: 23 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Manuel A. Gomez
Florida International University College of Law

Abstract:

debt collection, dispute resolution, social networks, enforcement, private ordering