Linda S. Mullenix

University of Texas School of Law

Morris & Rita Atlas Chair in Advocacy

727 East Dean Keeton Street

Austin, TX 78705

United States

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Scholarly Papers (276)

1.

Ending Class Actions as We Know Them: Rethinking the American Class Action

64 Emory Law Journal 399 (2014), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 565
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, class actions, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, 1966 class action rule, reform of class action rule, damage class action, injunctive relief class action, Rule 23(a) requirements, Rule 23(b) class categories, cy pres relief, reversionary provisions, attorney fees

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Barbecue of the Vanities

10 U.C.L.A. Women's L.J. 1 (1999-2000), U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 395
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Mar 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Law professors, legal profession, satire, Alpha males, Queen Bees, racism, sexism, faculty governance

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Personal Jurisdiction Stops Here: Cabining the Extraterritorial Reach of American Courts

45 U. Toledo L. Rev. 705 (2014), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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federal court personal jurisdiction, F-cubed cases, DaimlerChrysler AG v. Bauman, Goodyear Tire v. Brown, J. McIntyre v. Nicastro, Kiobel, Mohamed, extraterritorial jurisdiction, foreign plaintiffs, foreign defendants

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Lessons from Abroad: Complexity and Convergence

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2000, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 268
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Complex litigation, mass tort litigation, convergence, civil law, common law, Chayes, American class actions, settlement

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Carnival Cruise Lines, Inc. v. Shute: The Titantic of Worst Supreme Court Decisions

Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 12, 2011-2012, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Forum Selection Clauses, Civil Procedure, Consumer Protection, Supreme Court

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The Limits of Complex Equality

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 1801, p. 1984, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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John Rawls, Theory of Justice, Michael Walzer, Spheres of Justice, equality, Bentham, pluralism, John Stuart Mill

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Putting Proponents to Their Proof: Evidentiary Rules at Class Certification

82 G.W.U. L. Rev. 606 (2014), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class certification, Daubert hearings, evidentiary rules at class certification, Comcast v. Behrend, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, rigorous analysis standard

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Designing Compensatory Funds: In Search of First Principles

Stanford Journal of Complex Litigation, Vol. 3, 2015, Forthcoming, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 567
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jul 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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BP Gulf Oil Spill, World Trade Center Victims' Compensation Fund, Gulf Coast Claims Facility, Ken Feinberg, victim compensation fund, corrective justice, distributive justice, rertibutive justice, fund design, Judge Barbier

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Policing Non-Class Aggregate Settlements: Empowering Judges Through the All Writs Act

37 The Review of Litigation 129 (2018), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 572
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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MDL; multidistrict litigation; class action settlements; non-class settelements; aggregate settlements; aggregate litigation; All Writs Act; quasi class action; inherent power of the courts; 28 U.S.C. 1407; Rule 23

10.

A Year after Wal-Mart, Class Actions Not Dead Yet

The National Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 41, p. 10, June 11, 2012, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Wal-Mart v. Dukes, Title VII employment discrimination litigation, class certification, class certification standrads, Rule 23, Rule 23(a)(2), commonality requirement

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Complex Litigation: Negative Value Suits

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 11 (March 22, 2004)., U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 466
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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negative value suits, class actions, small claims consumer class actions, Amchem Prods. v. Windsor, Rule 23(b)(3) small claims suits

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Gaming the System: Protecting Consumers from Unconscionable Contractual Forum Selection and Arbitration Clauses

66 Hasting L.J. 719 (April 2015), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 568
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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forum selection clause, arbitration clause, Atlantic Marine, unconscionable forum selection clause, unconscionable arbitration clause, AT & T v. concepcion, Carnival Cruise Lines v. Shute, The Bremen, Stewart v. Ricoh, Ferens v. John Deere, Van Dusen v. Barrack, choice of law

13.

Child Slave Labor: More on the Alien Tort Statute and the Extraterritorial Liability of Domestic Corporations

Issue #3 Vol. 48 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 15 (2020), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 585
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Child slave labor, Alien Tort Statute, Torture Victims Protection Act, extraterritoriality, touch and concern, Nestle, Kiobel, Jesner, Filartiga, Mohamad, Sosa, federal jurisdiction

14.

Complex Litigation: RICO Class Actions

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 10 (Nov. 29, 2004), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 438
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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RICO class actions, 18 U.S.C. 1964-68, Sandwich Chef of Texas Inc. v. Reliable Nat'l Indemnity Ins. Co., Kaly v. Humana Inc., class action litigation, Rule 23(b)(3) predominance

15.

Discovering Truth and the Rule of Proportionality

Conference paper: I Seminario Internacional de Derecho Procesal: Dilemas Sobre La Verdad en el Proceso Judicial (October 16-17, 2014)(Medellin, Colombia); Convocan v organizan: La Escuela Derecho y Ciencias Politicas de la Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, La Universidad de Antioquia et al., U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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American exceptionalism, civil discovery, fedeal rules of civil procedure, rule of proportionality, proposed amendments to discovery rules, search for truth in procedural justice, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26, scope of discovery, inquisitorial justice, comparative procedure

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The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Supreme Court's Summary Judgment Trilogy: Much Ado about Very Little

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 43, 2011-2012, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper #250
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Summary Judgment, Civil Procedure, Federal Rule 56, Celotex v. Catrett, Supreme Court Trilogy

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Transferring a State Case to Federal Court: When Must the Grounds for Transfer Exist?

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 87 (October 1996)., U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal court jurisdiction, removal jurisdiction, remand to state court, state court jurisdiction, timing of determination of jurisdiction

18.

Aggregate Litigation and the Death of Democratic Dispute Resolution

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 107, No. 2, p. 511, 2013, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Aggregate litigation, class action litigation, quasi-class action, funds, multi-district litigation, MDLS, Martin Redish, wholesale justice, class action settlements, non-class settlements

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Competing Values: Preserving Litigant Autonomy in an Age of Collective Redress

Vol. 64 DePaul L Rev. 601 (Winter 2015)(sumposium issue), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Aggregate litigation, class action litigation, Rule 23, litigant autonomy, Judge Jack Weinstein, ALI Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation, EU Commission Principles of Collective Redress, opt-in, Martin Redish, due process, quasi-class actions, collective redress

20.

Prometheus Unbound: The BP Gulf Coast Claims Facility as a Means for Resolving Mass Tort Litigation -- A Fund Too Far

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 71, 2010-2011, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 22 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Ken Feinberg, Gulf Coast Claims Facilty, Mass Torts, Mass Tort Litigation, Mass Tort Funds, Rule of Law, World Trade Center Victims' Compensation Fund

21.

Class Actions Shrugged: Mass Actions and the Future of Aggregate Litigation

32 Rev. Litig. 591 (2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act, mass actions, artful pleading, class actions, removal, amount in controversy, master of complaint doctrine, parens patrie actions, CAFA

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The Practice: Class Action Cacophony at the Supreme Court

Vol. 35 No. 32 National Law Journal Pg. 28 (April 15, 2013), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Amgen v. Connecticut Retirement Plans, Comcast v. Behrends, Standard Fire Ins. Co. v. Knowles, Federal Rule 23, class certification, fraud on the market presumption, classwide damages, merits consideration at class certification, CAFA, stipulation to CAFA amount in controversy

23.

Reflections of a Recovering Aggregationist

Vol. 15 U. Nev. L. Rev. 1455 (Winter 2015), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 566
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, Rule 23, multidistrict litigation, MDL, MDL procedure, equity, Vioxx litigation, attorney fees, Professor Steve Subrin, non-class aggregate settlements, class action settlements, due process in class litigation

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Fee Simple: Is the Pro Se Attorney Entitled to Attorneys' Fees?

8 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 241 (April 1991), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 370
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Civil Rights Attorney Fee Award Act, pro se litigant, attorney fees, civil rights cases, Kay v. Erhler

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Dropping the Spear: The Case for Enhanced Summary Judgment Prior to Class Certification

Akron Law Review, Vol. 43, 2010, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 255
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class certification, summary judgment, motion practice, Hydrogen Peroxide, Federal Rule 23, Federal Rule 56, rigorous analysis

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New Trends in Standing and Res Judicata for Collective Suits, Report for Common Law Countries

Proceedings of the XIII World Congress of Procedural Law, New Trends in Procedural Law, pp. 500-534, 2007, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 319
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Comparartive procedure, civil law, common law, standing, res judicata, Engalnd & Wales, Australia, Canada, United States, class actions

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The Fraud on the Market Presumption in Securities Class Actions: Deja Vu All over Again

5 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 216, February 24, 2014, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Halliburto, Erica P. Fund, fraud on the market presumption, securities class actions, Rule 10b-5 Section 10(b), Amgen, presumption of reliance, Basic v. Levinson

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Another Easy Case, Some More Bad Law: Carnival Cruise Lines and the New Contactual Personal Jurisdiction

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 323, 1992, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 298
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Carnival Cruise Lines, forum selection clauses, Supreme Court, personal jurisdiction, contractual forums, bad law

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Federal Courts: What Law Applies to Nazi-Appropriated Art Under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act?

Issue No. 4 Vol. 49 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 32 (January 7, 2022)., U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal common law, Erie doctrine, conflict of laws, Nazi appropriated art, Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, Cassirer, Baron Hans Heinrich von Thyssen-Borenmisza, encubridores, adverse possession, Restatement (Second) Conflict of Laws, interest analysis, exceptions to sovereign immunity, limitation

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The Practice: The Not-So-Effective Vindication Decision: The U.S. Supreme Court's Ruling in Italian Colors and Its Aftermath Are a Big Blow to Class Action Bar

National Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 2, p. 30, September 2013, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Actions: A Court Divided

8 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 291 2016, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 571
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Oct 2016
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Actions, Rule 23, Bouaphakeo, Tyson Foods, Spokeo, Robins, Campbell-Ewald, DirectTV, Statistical Proof, Class Actions Waivers, Offers of Settlement, No Injury Class, Justice Scalia

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Due Process, General Personal Jurisdiction, and F-Cubed Litigation: The Extraterritorial Reach of American State Courts Over Foreign Nation Corporations for Alleged Human Rights Violations

1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 23 (Oct. 7, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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DaimlerChrylser AG v. Bauman, F-cubed litigation, human rights litigation, general personal jurisdiction, Kiobel, extraterrirotiral reach of American courts, jurisdiction over foreign defendants, Alient Tort Statute, Torture Victim Protection Act

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Summary Judgment: Taming the Beast of Burdens

American Journl of Trial Advocacy, Vol. 10, p. 433, 1987, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 309
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Summary judgment, Rule 56, Celotex v. Catrett, Supreme Court, 1986 trilogy, Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Federal Judicial Center

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The $7 Billion Stanford Ponzi Scheme: Class Litigation Against Third-Party Actors Under the Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act

1 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 33 (Oct. 7, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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SLUSA, Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act, Stanford ponzi scheme, PSLRA, Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, Chadborune & Parke v. Troice, securities fraud, SEC Act of 1934, Rule 10b-5, securities third-party defendants, Merrill Lynch v. Dabit

35.

Complex Litigation: Claim Abandonment

Vol.26 Nat'l L.J. 11 (Jan. 19, 2004), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 467
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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class action litigation, abandonment of claims, pleading class action claims, claim splitting in class actions, res judicata claim splitting, Rule 23 claim splitting

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Suiting Up for Litigation: Focus on Pretrial Procedure

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 64, No. 601, 1989, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 304
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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civil litigation, pre-trial procedure, pre-trial, motions practice, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, trial

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For the Defense: 28 Shades of EU Class Actions

To be published in: Alan Uzelac and Stefaan Voet, Class Actions in Europe: Holy Grail or a Wrong Trail?, Springer (2021, Forthcoming) , U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 586
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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EU class actions, collective redress, Recommendation for Injunctive and Compensatory Collective Redress Mechanisms in Member States, opt-in, opt-out, third party financing, contingency fees, punitive damages, class action abuse

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Clarifying the Distinction between Civil and Criminal Contempt: Problems of Prospective Penalties and Excessive Fines

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 87 (November 1993), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 360
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Civil contempt, criminal contempt, prospective penalties, excessive fines, injunctive orders, federal remedies, United Mine Workers v. Bagwell

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Suing on Borrowed Time: The Appropriate Statute of Limitations in Federal Civil Rights Cases

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 75 (October 1988), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 385
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal civil rights actions, statutes of limitation, borrowing statutes, personal injury claims, intentional torts, Owens & Lessard v. Okure

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Does What Happens in Vegas Really Stay in Vegas?: Revisiting the Personal Jurisdiction 'Effects Test' and Proper Venue

Vol. 41, Issue 2, Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 98 (Nov. 4, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Walden v. Fiore, personal jurisdiction, Calder v. Jones, effects test, venue, 28 U.S.C. 1392, DEA agents, false affidavits, venue amendments, jurisdiction

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Do Corporate Registration Statutes Constitute Consent to State Personal Jurisdiction in Violation of Fourteenth Amendment Due Process?

Issue No. 2 Vol. 50 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 30 (2022), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Oct 2022
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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The Court's 2012 Class Act: A Little Bit of This, a Little Bit of That

Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 40, No. 8, pp. 328-335 (Aug. 10, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Amgen v. Connecticut Retriement Plans, Comcast v. Behrend, Oxford Health Plan LLC v. Sutter, American Express v. Italian Colors Restaurant, Standard Fire Insurance Co. v. Knowles, Genesis Health Care Corp. v. Symczyk, Rule 23, class action litigation, class certification, class arbitration, CAFA

43.

Confusion over the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

The National Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 20, p. 9, (January 16, 2012), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 400
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mims v. Arrow Financial Services, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, junk faxes, robo-calls, consumer protection, class actions, TCPA class actions, TCPA state actions

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Arbitrating Federal Antitrust Claims, Class Action Waivers, and the 'Effective Vindication' Rule

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 191 (February 19, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 349
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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arbitration, arbitration antitrust claims, classwide arbitration, class action waiver, American Express v. Italian Colors Restaurant, Concepcion, Stolt-Nielson, Bazzle v. Greentree Financial, Randolph, access to courts, effective vindication rule

45.

Outgunned No More?: Reviving a Firearms Industry Mass Tort Litigation

49 Sw. L. Rev. 390 (2020), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 589
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Remington Arms v. Soto, Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, Second Amendment, firearms litigation, mass tort firearms industry, firearms state consumer statutes, firearms unfair trade practices statute, PLCCA predicate statute exception, PLCCA firearms, mass tort litigation

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Mass Tort Funds and the Election of Remedies: The Need for Informed Consent

31 Rev. of Litig. 833 (2012), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mass tort litiagtion, fund approaches, informed consent, Victims Compensation Fund, Gulf Coast Claims Facility, Ken Feinberg, settlement classes, claims resolution

47.

Individual Justice in Mass Tort Litigation: The Effect of Class Actions, Consolidations, and Other Multiparty Devices (Book Review)

5 American Political Science Association Law and Politics Book Review 173 (June 1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 321
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Judge Jack Weinstein, mass tort litigation, Agent Orange, asbestos litigation, DES, consolidation, class actions, settlement, managerial judging

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Dubious Doctrines: The Quasi-Class Action

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 2, 2012, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 253
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action, Quasi Class Action, MDL Procedure, Multidistrict Litigation, Judge Jack Weinstein

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By the Numbers: Certifying Class Actions Based on Statistics

Vol. 63, Issue 2 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 51 (Nov. 2, 2015), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 570
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, Rule 23(b)(3), Fair Labor Standards Act, statistical proof of damages, donning and doffing, damage averaging, non-injury class, Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, FSLA, classwide damages, class action standing

50.

Gridlaw: The Enduring Legacy of Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 651, 2006, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Phillips Petroleum v. Shutts, choice of law, Shutts problem, class actions, personal jurisdiction, nationwide class actions

51.

The Practice: The Supreme Court Takes on Class Actions Again

Vol. 35 National Law Journal No. 10, p. 9, November 5, 2012, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 398
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Actions, Amgen v. Connecticut Retirement Plans, Comcast v. Behrend, securities class actions, fraud on the market presumption, Rule 10b-5 violations, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, admissibility of expert wintess testimony, class certification

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The Alien Tort Statute and Corporate Liability in the Age of International Terrorism

1 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 8 (Oct. 2, 2017), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 576
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Terrorism, Arab Bank, Financing Terrorism, Alien Tort Statute, Corporate Liability for Terrorism, Kiobel v Royal Dutch Petroleum, Mohamad v Palestinian Authority, Sosa

53.

The Ghost of Spokeo: More on Standing in Statutory Damages Class Action Litigation, with a Typicality Twist

Vol. 48 No. 6 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 24 (March 22, 2021), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 588
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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TransUnion, Ramirez, Spokeo, Article III standing, Rule 23, Rule 23 standing, Rule 23(a)(2) typicality, typicality, Fair Credit Reporting Act, statutory damage cases, no injury class, concreteness, immediacyy

54.

Railroading Personal Jurisdiction

Forthcoming, 43 The Rev. of Litig. __ (Spring 2024), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Oct 2023 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mallory, Norfolk Southern Railway, corporate registration statutes, personal jurisdiction, general jurisdiction, specific jurisdiction, Dormant Commerce Clause, plurality decision, all purpose general jurisdiction

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The Valuation of an Educational Degree at Divorce

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 16, p. 277, 1983, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Divorce, educational degree, valuation, property valuation, labor theory of value, family law, domestic relations

56.

Aggregationists at the Barricades: Assessing the Impact of The Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation

Forthcoming, American Law Institute -- A Centennial History (Eds. Andrew S. Gold and Robert W. Gordon)(Oxford University Press 2023)., U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Sep 2022
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Aggregate litigation, class action litigation, Rule 23, MDL litigation, multidistrict litigation, predominance, superiority, cy pres, limited issue class, Amchem, Ortiz, Stephenson, mass tort litigation

57.

Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements: The Twenty-First Century Arbitration Battleground and Implications for the EU Countries

Forthcoming, 38 Emory Int'l L. Rev. (Spring 2024), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Oct 2023 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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58.

The Politics of Class Action Reform: Reflections on the American Experience

Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series; Number 595; 2023, U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action, Class Action Litigation, Rule 23, Class Action Reform, Class Action Lobbying, Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, Fairness in Class Litiation Act of 2017, Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation, Mdl Litigation, Complex Litigation

59.

Burying (with Kindness) the Felicific Calculus of Civil Procedure

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 541, 1987, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 308
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Preliminary injunctions, Judge Richard Posner, law and economics, Jeremy Bentham, felicific calculus, happiness, greater good of greater number, injunctions, civil procedure

60.

The Short Unhappy Life of the Negotiation Class

56 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 613 (2023), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 27 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Negotiation class, Opioids, National Opiate MDL, MDL, class actions, Judge Polster, ALI Principles of Aggregate Litigation, settlement class, mass tort litigation, complex litigation

61.

Taking Adequacy Seriously: The Inadequate Assessment of Adequacy in Litigation and Settlement Classes

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 1687, 2004, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 261
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal Rule 23, class action litigation, adequacy of representation, settlement classes, collateral attack, Stephenson v. Dow Chemical, Agent Orange

62.

Nine Lives: The Punitive Damage Class

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 58, 2010, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 256
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, punitive damage class, punitive damages, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, Judge Jack Weinstein, In re Simon II

63.

Class Action Waivers in Employment Contracts: The Clash between the National Labor Relations Act and the Federal Arbitration Act

1 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 13 (Oct. 2, 2017), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 577
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Waivers, Arbitration Clauses, Waivers in Arbitration Clauses, National Labor Relations Act, Federal Arbitration Act, Fair Labor Satndards Act, FSLA, FAA, American Express v Italian Colors Restaurant, CompuCredit Corp v Greenwood, AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion, Stolt Nielsen

64.

Resolving Aggregate Mass Tort Litigation: The New Private Dispute Resolution Paradigm

Valparaiso University Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 413, 1999, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 271
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mass totr litigation, aggregate litigation, public law litigation Chayes, paradigm shift, class action litigation, settlement classes

65.

The September 11th Victims' Compensation Fund: Fund Approaches to Resolving Mass Tort Litigation

Connecticut Insurance Law Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, p. 121, 2002, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 264
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix and Kristen Stewart
University of Texas School of Law and University of Connecticut - School of Law
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World Trade Center Victim Compensation Fund, fund approaches, mass tort litigation, Ken Feinberg, insurance

66.

Master Class: Dispositive Motions

Vol. 24 Nat'l L.J. B11 (March 11, 2002), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, class actions, dispositive motions, summary judgment in class actions, Cowen v. Bank United, Rule 23(b)(3), Rule 12(b)(6), Rule 12(b)(1), Rule 12 motions

67.

Complex Litigation: Antitrust Class Standing

National Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 41, p. 13, June 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 419
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action litigation, antitrust class litigation, standing antitrust class actions, Bell Atlantic v. Twombly, heightened pleading, Ross v. Bank of America

68.

Securities Class Actions: For Whom the Bell Tolls

42 Preview of Supreme Court Cases, October 2014, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 569
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Nov 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Securities class actions, SEC Act of 1933, tolling in securities class actions, American Pipe v. Utah, American Pipe tolling rule, class action tolling, statutes of limitation, statutes of repose, Public Employees' Retirement System v. IndyMac MBS, Inc., cert improvidently granted

69.

Complex Litigation: Dueling Class Actions

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B18 (April 26, 1999), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, class actions, dueling class actions, copy-car class actions, Anti-Injunction Act, All Writs Act, MDL statute, 28 U.S.C. 1407

70.

The Post Judgment Request for Prejudgment Interest: When Is a Final Decision Final?

6 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 153 (December 1988), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 384
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Notice of appeal, appellate procedure, prejudgment interest, post judgment appeals, time to file motions, Osterneck v. Ernst and Whinney

71.

Federal Abstention in Declaratory Judgment Actions

6 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 275 (March 1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 356
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal Declaratory Judgment Act, abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, exceptional circumstances, duplicative litigation, Wilton v. Seven Falls Co.

72.

Tightening the Noose on Class Certification Requirements (II): Is Admissible Evidence Required at Class Certificiation?

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 77 (Oct. 29, 2012), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Comcast v. Behrend, Rules 23, class certification, evidentiary rules, Daubert hearings, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, rigorous analysis, class certification hearing

73.

Is the Arc of Procedure Bending Towards Injustice?

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper, Number 582
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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procedure, procedural justice, class actions, due process, procedural due process, institutional reform litigation, Advisory Committee of Civil Rules, closing courthouse doors, denial of access to justice, personal jurisdiction, pleading, discovery, summary judgment, transfer of venue, arbitration

74.

General Report on Common Law Countries, New Trends in Procedure

XIII Direito Processual Comparado 500 (2007), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 296
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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comapartive law, collective actions, Australian class actions, Canadian class actions, United Kingdom group actions, res judicata, standing in class actions

75.

Complex Litigation: Primary Jurisdiction

Vol. 23 Nat'l L.J. A16 (Sept. 25, 2000), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 482
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, class actio litigation, primary jurisdiction, Rule 12(b)(6), deference to administrative agencies, defense to class actions, defense to class certification

76.

The Name Game: When is a Mistake a Mistake? ― Parsing Rule 15 on the Relation-Back Doctrine of Amendments to Complaints

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 7, p. 326, April 2010, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 329
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 15(c), amendments to pleadings, amendments to complaints, relation-back doctrine, Krupski v. Costa Crociere, mistake of identity

77.

Is the Rebuttable Fraud-on-the-Market Presumption in Securities Class Litigation Actually Irrebuttable?

Vol. 48 No. 6 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 17 (March 22, 2021)., U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 587
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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fraud-on-the-market presumption, Goldman Sachs Group, Arkansas Teachers Retirement, securities litigation, Basic preumsption, Halliburton, SEC Act of 1934, Rule 10b, Rule 10(b)(5), Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement, rebuttable presumption securities litigation

78.

Personal Jurisdiction, Very Specifically

Vol. 48 No. 1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 27 (October 5, 2020), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 583
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Personal jurisdiction, general jurisdiction, specific jurisdiction, Ford Motor Co. Montana Eighth Judicial District Court, Bandemer, Helicopteros Nacionales v. Hall, Bristol Myers Squibb, Goodyear Dunlop Tire v. Brown, Daimler MBUSA v. Bauman, International Shoe Co. v. Washington, Worldwide Volks

79.

Stirring the Jurisdictional Stew: Will California's 'Sliding Scale' Approach to Specific Personal Jurisdiction Withstand Due Process Scrutiny?

Vol. 44 No. 7 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 244 (April 17, 2017), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 575
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Bristol Myers Squibb, California long arm statute, personal jurisdiction, specific jurisdiction, general jurisdiction, sliding scale, minimu contacts, International Shoe, Nicastro, McIntyre, Goodyear Tires, Walden, Fiore, Burger King,

80.

Clash of the Sovereigns I: The Class Action Fairness Act and State Parens Patriae Actions

Vol. 41, Issue 2, Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 62, November 2013, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Actions Fairness Act, parens patriae actions, CAFA, CAFA mass actions, removal of mass actions, Hood v. AU Optronics, State of Mississippi v. AU Optronics, claim-by-claim removal, whole complaint removal

81.

Discovery in Disarray: The Pervasive Myth of Pervasive Discovery Abuse and the Consequences for Unfounded Rulemaking

46 Stan. L. Rev. 1393 (1994), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Civil Justice Reform Act of 1990, discovery, civil litigation, discovery abuse, empirical studies, Federal Judicial Center

82.

Complex Litigation: 5th Circuit Rejects Trial Plan for Asbestos Class

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B5 (Sept. 21, 1998), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Cimino v. Raymark Industries, Amchem Prods. v. Windsor, mass tort litigation, statistical sampling, damage sampling, polyfurcated trial plans, class action trial plans, Rule 23(b)(3)

83.

The $1.5 Million Sanction: Testing the Inherent Power of Federal Courts to Sanction Parties by Awarding Attorney Fees

8 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 244 (April 1991), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 369
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 11 sanctions, inherent powers of the court, inherent power to sanction, abusive litigation, fee-shifting, Chambers v. Nasco

84.

Federal Class Actions: A Near-Death Experience in a Shady Grove

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 79, 2011, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Shady Grove, Federal Class Actions, Federal Rule 23, Pre-emption, State Class Actions, Supreme Court

85.

Class Resolution of the Mass Tort Case: A Proposed Federal Procedure Act

Texas Law Review, Vol. 64, p. 1039, 1986, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mass tort litigation, class actions, Federal Rule 23, mass accident cases, model statute, choice of law, jurisdiction

86.

Class Actions, Personal Jurisdiction, and Due Process: Implications for Mass Tort Litigation

28 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 871 (1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 276
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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mass tort litigation, class actions, personal jurisdiction, consent to jurisdiction, contractual jurisdiction, opt-out class actions, opt-in class actions, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts

87.

Suing State Officials under the Civil Rights Act: When is a Person Not a Person?

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 48 (October 1991), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 368
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Civil rights statutes, official capacity, inidvidual capacity, soveriegn immunity, 42 U.S.C. 1983, Hafer v. Melo

88.

Complex Litigation: Class Action Superiority

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 27 (Nov. 17, 2003), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action certification, superiority requirement, Rule 23(b)(3), In re Bridgestone/Firestone Prods. Liab. Litig., Southwest Refining Co. v. Bernal, class action trial plan

89.

Round Five and Down for the Count? Class Arbitration on the Ropes -- Again

6 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 270 (March 18, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 396
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class arbitration, classwide arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, FAA, Stolt-Nielsen, Green Tree Financial, AT&T v. Concepcion, American Express v. Italian Colors Restaurant, arbitration clauses, class action waivers

90.

The Inherent Jurisdiction of Federal Courts to Enforce Settlement Agreements in Dismissed Cases

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 174 (February 1994)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal court jurisdiction, ancillary jurisdiction, inherent power of the courts, settlement agreements, enforcement of settlement agreements, Kokkonen v. Guardian Life Ins. Co.

91.

Just Who Is a Defendant? Third-Party Counterclaim Defendants' Removal Rights Under CAFA

Vol. 46 Issue #1 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 33, 2019, U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 581
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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removal jurisdiction, third-party counterclaims, CAFA removal, third-party defendants' removal rights, litigation gamesmanship, Shamrock Oil & Gas Corp. v. Sheets, realignment of parties, Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, 28 U.S.C. sec. 1453(b)

92.

Complex Litigation: Punitive Damages Class Actions

Vol. 22 Nat'l L.J. A18 (Jan. 24, 2000)., U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Punitive damage class, Rule 23, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, Rule 23(b)(1)(B), limited fund class action, Rule 23(b)(3), Anti-Injunction Act, successive punitive damage awards

93.

Jurisdiction, Justice, and Choice of Law for the Twenty-First Century: Case One -- Choice of Forum Clauses

New England Law Review, Vol. 20, p. 517, 1995, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Forum selection clauses, federal jurisdiction, choice of law, Erie doctrine, Hanna v. Plumer, Erie, Carnival Curise Lines v. Shute

94.

Problems in Complex Litigation

Review of Litigation, Vol. 10, No. 213, 1991, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Asbestos litigation, complex litigation, law reform, class actions, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Congress

95.

The Reach of Rule 11: Sanctions, Appeals, and Voluntary Dismissals

9 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 314 (April 1990), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 378
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 11 sanctions, Federal Rule 11, voluntary dismissal, costs of appeal, Cooter & Gell v. Hartmarx

96.

The Award of Attorney Fees after Remand: Should the Court Adopt a Bright-Line Rule?

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 78 (October 2005), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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attorney fees, removal, remand, federal court, state court, 28 U.S.C. sec. 1447(c), Martin v. Franklin Capital Corp.

97.

Another Choice of Forum, Another Choice of Law: Consensual Adjudicatory Procedure in Federal Court

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 291, 1988, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 306
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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forum selection clauses, choice of law clauses, consent, jurisdiction, venue, forum non conveniens, civil procedure, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

98.

If They Walk Like a Duck and Quack Like a Duck: Do the Class Action Mootness Doctrines Apply to Fair Labor Standards Actions?

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 115 (Nov. 26, 2012), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 279
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, Fair Labor Standards Act, Supreme Court, mootness, offer of judgment, improvidently granted certiorari

99.

Complex Litigation: Mortgage Rescission

National Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 10, p. 16, November 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 417
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action litigation, sub-prime mortgages, Truth-in-Lending Act, TILA, rescission, damages actions

100.

Outsourcing Liability: General and Specific Jurisdiction over Foreign National Corporations in American State Courts

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 174 (Jan. 2011)(Goodyear v. Luxembourg Tires, S.A. v. Borwn and J. McIntyre Machinery Ltd. v. Nicastro), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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McIntyre Machinery v. Nicastro, Goodyear v. Luxembourg Tires, personal jurisdiction, general jurisdiction, specific jurisdiction, Asahi Metals, International Shoe Co. v. Washington, World-Wide Volkwagen, stream of commerce theory, Justice O'Connor

101.

Class Action Roundup: A Little Something for Everyone

8 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 330 (August 6, 2011), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 283
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Supreme Court 2010-11 Term, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, AT & T v. Concepcion, Erica P. Fund v. Halliburton, Smith v. Bayer Corp., Rule 23, class actions, commonality, fraud-on-the-market, duplicative class actions, class arbitration

102.

Clash of the Sovereigns II: Does the Younger Abstention Doctrine Distinguish Between Coercive and Remedial State Court Proceedings?

Vol. 41, Issue 2, Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 67 (Nov. 4, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Younger abstention, Sprint Coomunications Co. v. Jacobs, Iowa IUB, federalism, comity, deference to state proceedings, state coercive proceedings, state remedial proceedings

103.

Complex Litigation: Defendant Classes

Vol. 22 Nat'l L.J. A18 (April 10, 2000)., U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, defendant class, LaMar v. H & B Novelty Loan Co., class action counterclaims, Rule 23(b)(2)

104.

Enforcing Class Action Settlements: Can Federal Courts Refuse to Give Effect to State Court Class Settlements that Release Exclusively Federal Claims?

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 108 (November 1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 354
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, class action settlements, preclusion doctrine, release of exclusive federal claims, res judicata, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd. v. Epstein

105.

Parallel Federal and State Court Proceedings: The Rooker-Feldman Doctrine and Principles of Intersystem Comity

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 290 (February 22, 2005), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 337
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rooker-feldman doctrine, federal court jurisdiction, comity, state court jurisdiction, All Writs Act, Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Saudi Basic Industries

106.

Class Action Settlements in the United States

Law Conciliazion Collettiva, Vol. 147, 2009, Studi Urbinati, Vol. 59, p. 407, 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 322
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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American class actions, Federal Rule 23, settlement classes, Class Actionm Fairness Act of 2005, Amchem v. Windsor, Ortiz v. Firbreboard, class certification

107.

Re-Interpreting American Class Action Procedure: The United States Supreme Court Speaks

5 Zeitschrift Fur Zivilprozess International 337 (2000), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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American class action, Rule 23, Amchem v. Windsor, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, settlement class, asbestos litigation, global peace, limited fund class action, damage class action

108.

Deja Vu All Over Again: Tolling of Opt-Out Suits by Class Members Under the Securities Act Section 13

Vol. 44 No. 7 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 223 (April 17, 2017), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 574
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Securities Act Section 13, tolling, statutes of limitation, statutes of respose, American Pipe, American Pipe tolling, IndyMac, class actions, securities class actions, opt-out class actions, Rules Enabling Act

109.

After Default, What State Process is Due?

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 147 (December 1987), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 389
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Default, default judgments, relief from defualt judgments, meritorious defense to default judgments, insufficiency of service of process, Peralta v. Heights Medical Center

110.

The State's Right to Be Free from Trial: Is the Denial of Sovereign Immunity Immediately Appealable?

1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 4 (October 1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 363
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Eleventh Amendment, interlocutory appeal, collateral order doctrine, sovereign immunity, immediate appeal, trial court orders, Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority v. Metcalf & Eddy

111.

Tightening the Noose on Class Certification Requirements (I): Another Whack at the Fraud-on-the-Market Presumption in Securities Fraud Class Actions

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 72 (October 29, 2012), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 280
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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securities class actions, farud on the market presumption, Basic v. Levinson, Erica Fund v. Halliburton, burdens at class certification, materiality, Rule 23(b)(3) classes, predominance requirement

112.

The (Surprisingly) Prevalent Role of States in an Era of Federalized Class Actions

2019 Vol. 6 BYU L. Rev. 1551 (2019), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 584
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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113.

A Branch Too Far: Pruning the Abstention Doctrine

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 75, No. 99, 1986, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 310
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, fourth branch abstention, exceptional circumstances, Artilce III jurisdiction, federal court jurisdiction

114.

The Pervasive Myth of Discovery Abuse: The Sequel

39 Boston C.L. Rev. 683 (1998), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 274
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Discovery, discovery reform, Federal Judicial Center, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, empirical studies

115.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Exceptions

Vol. 29 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Oct. 23, 2006), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA exceptions, CAFA carve-out, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d), 28 U.S.C. 1453, home state exception, local controversy exception

116.

Class Actions: Fairness Act's Effect on Mass Torts

Vol. 231 N.Y.L.J. 5 (March 31, 2005), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix and Paul Rheingold
University of Texas School of Law and Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, McCartney & Giuffa LLP
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, class actions, mass tort litigation, mass actions, diversity jurisdiction, removal, coupon settlements, attorney fees

117.

The Varieties of State Rulemaking Experience and the Consequences for Substantive and Procedural Fairness

Report of the 2005 Forum for State Appellate Court Judges, Roscoe Pound Institute, 2005, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 266
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rulemaking, Rules Eanbling Act, state rulemaking, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules

Abandoning the Federal Class Action Ship: Is There Smoother Sailing for Class Actions in Gulf Waters?

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 74, p. 1709, 2000, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 269
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, federal class actions, state class actions, rigorous analysis, Castano, Rhone Poulenc, Gulf States

Abandoning the Federal Class Action Ship: is There Smoother Sailing for Class Actions in Gulf Waters?

74 Tul. L. Rev. 709 (2000), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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119.

Think the High Court is Pro-Corporate? Not Here; Companies Unable to Remove State Brought Consumer Protection Cases to Federal Court

National Law Journal, Vol. 36 No. 23 Pg. 13 (February 3, 2014), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 531
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mississippi ex rel. Hodd v. AU Optronics, state parens patriae actions, Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, mass actions, consumer protection, class actions, antitrust, liquid crystal display panel litigation, CAFA

120.

God, Metaprocedure, and Metarealism at Yale

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 1139, 1989, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 303
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Yale Law School, legal realism, Robert Cover, Owen Fiss, Judith Resnik, procedure, civil procedure, metaprocedure, administrative procedure, criminal procedure

121.

Unconstitutional Rulemaking: The Civil Justice Rfeorm Act and Separation of Powers

77 Minn. L. Rev. 1283 (1993), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 291
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Civil Justice Reform Act, Article III, separation of powers doctrine, Rules Enabling Act, constitutional allocation of powers, rulemaking authority

122.

Practical Wisdom and Third-Generation Mass Tort Litigation

31 Loyola of Los Angeles L. Rev. 551 (1998), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mass tort litigation, class actions, practitioners, Agent Orange, Dalkon Shield, products liability

123.

129 Million Class Members $0, Charities $6.5 Million, Attorneys $2 Million: Are Cy Pres-Only Settlements Fair, Adequate and Reasonable?

Vol. 46 #2 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 24, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, class action settlements, cy pres, cy pres relief, Frank v Goas, Goggle, cy pres settelements, class action settlements, Rule 23(e), fairness of settlements, settlement gifts to charity

124.

Let Us Count the Ways: How Should the Amount in Controversy be Calculated in Diversity Class Actions?

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 1, pp. 49-54, September 30, 2002, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 341
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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federal diversity jurisdiction, amount in controversy, injunctive relief, plaintiff's viewpoint rule, Class Action Fairness Act

125.

Should Federal Courts Continue to Apply the 'Probate Exception' to Their Jurisdiction?

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 274 (February 2006), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 334
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal court jurisdiction, diversity jurisdiction, probate exception to jurisdiction, domestic relations exception, Marshall v. Marshall, bankruptcy jurisdiction

126.

Standing and Other Dispositive Motions after Amchem and Ortiz: The Problem of 'Logically Antecedent' Inquiries

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2004, No. 703, 2004, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 262
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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class actions, standing, Amchem, Ortiz, motions before class certification, class certification

127.

Should Mississippi Adopt a Class Action Rule? Balancing the Equities: Ten Considerations that Mississippi Rulemakers Ought to Take into Account in Evaluating Whether to Adopt a State Class Action Rule

24 Miss. C.L. Rev. 217 (2005), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 259
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, state class actions, Mississippi class actions, rulemaking, joinder, tort reform

128.

Judicial Power and the Rules Enabling Act

46 Mercer L. Rev. 733 (1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal rulemaking, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rules Enabling Act, Congressional power, Redish, rulemaking delegation

129.

Strange Bedfellows: The Politics of Pre-Emption

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 837, 2008-2009, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 257
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal pre-emption, federal courts, Medtronic, Wyeth, Cipollone, judicial politcs, Supreme Court

130.

The Practice: Reversing Denial of a Class Certification

Vol. 31 No. 41 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 14 (July 27, 2009), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 412
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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William v. Mohawk Industries, Klay v. Humana, class certification, Rule 23, RICO claims, reversal of denial of class certification, denial of class certification, Eleventh Circuit decisions on class certification

131.

Creative Manipulation of Federal Jurisdiction: Is There Diversity after Death?

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 1011, 1985, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal diversity jurisdiction, decedents' estates, appointment of executors, administrators, Erie doctrine, collusive joinder, fraudulent joinder

132.

Multiforum Federal Practice: Ethics and Erie

9 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 89, 1995, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 284
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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professional responsbility, legal ethics, Model Code of Professional Responsibility, Canons of Ethics, multiforum practice, Erie doctrine

133.

The Future of Tort Reform: Possible Lessons from the World Trade Center Victim Compensation Fund

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 1315, 2004, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 260
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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World Trade Center Victim Compensation Fund, mass tort litigation, funds, tort reform

134.

I Class Action Settlements Negli Stati Uniti (The Class Action Settlements in the United States)

134 La Conciliazione Collettiva 147 (2009), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 295
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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I class action settlements negli stati uniti, la certificazione, tribunali americane, la conciliazione

135.

American Pipe Dreams: More on Class Action Tolling

Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 45, No. 6, p. 176 (March 19, 2018), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 578
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, tolling in class actions, American Pipe tolling, Securities Exchange Act, Securities Act, absent class members

136.

Complex Litigation: Rule 23(f) Appeals

Vol. 23 Nat'l L.J. A11 (May 14, 2001), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 480
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23(f), Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(f), class actions, interlocutory appeal of class certification orders, class certification orders, In re Rhone Poulenc Rorer, mandamus, Advisory Comittee on Civil Rules, 1997 amendments to Rule 23

137.

Complex Litigation: Revisiting Agent Orange

Vol. 25 Nat'l L.J. B7 (April 7, 2003), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Agent Orange litigation, Agent Orange settlement, Dow Chemical v. Stephenson, Hansberry v. Lee, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, collateral attack against settlement class, adequacy of representation, Rule 23(a)(4), Vietnam veterans Agent Orange

138.

Review of Forum Non Conveniens and Immunity from Civil Suit

11 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 323 (March 1988), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 388
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Forum non conveniens, soveriegn immunity, collateral order doctrine, interlocutory appeal, immediate appeal, extradition criminal offense, Van Cauwenberghe v. Biard

139.

The Party's Over: Do Spurned Class Action Objectors Have Appellate Rights to Protest?

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 6, pp. 298-303, March 13, 2002, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 343
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action settlements, Rule 23(e), class action objectors, appelate right to appeal class action settlement, Devlin v. Scardelletti

140.

Complex Litigation: Issues of Adequacy

Vol. 23 Nat'l L.J. A17 (Jan. 15, 2001), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 481
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23(a)(4), class actions, adequacy of representation, Amchem Prods. Inc v. Windsor, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, conflict of interest, adequacy shareholder derivative suits

141.

The Collision of Personal Injury and State Action: Are Private State Torts Actionable under the Federal Civil Rights Laws?

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 88 (November 1991), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 367
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Constitutional torts, civil rights actions, 28 usc 1983 actions, state torts, pleading constitutional violations, Colins v. City of Harker Heights

142.

Mandatory Class Actions That Include Monetary Claims: Do Absent Class Members Have a Due Process Right to Opt Out?

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 157 (February 1994), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 359
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, Federal Rule 23, damage class actions, opt out, mandatory class actions, Phillip Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, hybrid class actions, Ticor Titlte Co. v. Brown

143.

One Free Shot: Must an Objector to a Shareholder's Derivative Settlement Intervene to Be Heard on Appeal?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 179 (December 1998), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 344
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Shareholder derivative suit, Rule 23.1, class actions, settlement, objectors, appellate review of class action settlements, California Public Employees v. Felzen

144.

The Influence of History on Procedure: Volumes of Logic, Scant Pages of History

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 50, No. 803, 1989, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 305
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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civil procedure, historical research, law school pedagogy, legal research, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

145.

Mass Torts as Public Interest Law: Paradigm Misplaced

88 Nw. U.L. Rev. 579 (1994), U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 287
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mass tort litigation, public interest law, Judge Jack Weinstein, Chayes, professional responsibility, ethics, judicial role, managerial judges

146.

Does the Federal Arbitration Act Preempt a California State Law That Permits Aggregate Litigation in a Labor Dispute, Precluding an Arbitration Agreement Signed by the Plaintiff?

Vol. 49 No. 6 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 32 (2022), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Mar 2022
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Arbitration, class action waivers, Federal Arbitration Act, California Private Attorney General's Act, PAGA, FAA, preemption, Epic Systems v. Lewis, AT &T Mobility v. Concepcion, aggregate litigation

147.

Complex Litigation: The New Rule 23(G)

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Feb. 7, 2005), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23(g), Fed. R. Civ. P. 23(g), appointment of class counsel, Rule 23(f), adequacy of class counsel

148.

Complex Litigation: The Maturity Factor

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 12 (April 11, 2005), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, class certification, class certification requirements, maturity factor, Manual for Complex Litigation

149.

Complex Litigation -- Class Certification

Vol. 31 No. 20 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 9 (Jan. 26, 2009), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 414
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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In re Hydrogen Peroxide Antitrust Litigation, Rule 23, class certification, class certification standards, rigorous analysis, Daubert hearings, Judge Anthony Scirica, Gen. Tele. Co. v. Falcon

150.

Punitive Damages Revisited: May a State Jury Impose Punitive Damages for Out-of-State Conduct, and What Punitive Damages are Excessive?

1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 37 (September 1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 355
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Punitive damages, constitutional limits on punitive damages, Excessive Fines Clause, BMW v. Gore, out of state conduct

151.

Class Actions: Impact of Class Action Fairness Law

Vol. 231 N.Y.L.J. 5 (March 3, 2005), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix and Paul Rheingold
University of Texas School of Law and Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, McCartney & Giuffa LLP
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, class actions, diversity jurisdiction, removal jurisdiction, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d), 28 U.S.C. 1453, mass actions, settlement classes, attorney fees

152.

Complex Litigation: Inroads on Eisen

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 13 (Sept. 22, 2003), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action certification, Eisen rule, Eisen v. Carlisle & Jacquelin, Szabo v. Bridgeport Machinery, merits at class certification, Rule 12(b)(1), Rule 12(b)(2), Rule 12(b)(6)

153.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Mass Actions

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (May 1, 2006), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA mass actions, mass actions, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d)(11)(c), Abrego v. The Dow Chemical Co., CAFA removal, 28 U.S.C. 1453

154.

Complex Litigation: CAFA 'Carve-Outs'

Vo. 29 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Sept. 4, 2006), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA carve-outs, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d)(9), securities litigation, duplicative litigation, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d)(4)(A)

155.

Complex Litigation -- Class Action Waivers

Vol. 31 No. 30 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 23 (April 6, 2009), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 413
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action waivers, classwide arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, contract unconscionability, class action litigation

156.

Where a Federal Statute is Silent, Do Third-Party Beneficiaries of a Government Contract Have a Right to Sue?

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 4, p. 170, January 2011, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 327
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal statutes, liability, third-party beneficiaries, Astra v. Santa Clara County, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Public Health Services Act, ceiling charges for pharmaceuticals

157.

American Exceptionalism and Convergence Theory: Are We There Yet?

Common Law, Civil Law, and the Future of Categories, p. 41, Janet Walker and Oscar Chase, eds., 2010, Supreme Court Review, Vol. 49, p. 41, 2010, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Complex litigation, comparative law, civil law, common law, settlements, convergence theory

158.

Beyond Consolidation: Post-Aggregative Procedure in Asbestos Mass Tort Litigation

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 701, 1991, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 300
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Asbestos litigation, Federal Judicial Center, Cimino v. Raymark, School Asbestos litigation, Judge Robert Parker, Judge James McGirr Kelly, consolidation, aggregation, class actio, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, judicial case management

159.

Complex Litigation: The Art of Intervening

Vol. 20 Nat'l L.J. B17 (Jan. 18, 1999), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Rule 23, Rule 23(d), intervention in class actions, Rule 24, California Public Employees Retirees System v. Felzen, Felzen, Fed. R. App. Pro. 3(c)

160.

Complex Litigation: Work Product Protection

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 12 (June 13, 2005)., U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action, class certification, attorney-client privilege, work product immunity, class action questionnaires

161.

Complex Litigation: CAFA's $5 Million Question

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Feb. 27, 2006), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d), CAFA amount in controversy, $5 million amount in controversy, aggregation of damages, CAFA burdens of proof, CAFA removal, 28 U.S.C. 1453

162.

Interstate Compacts and the Eleventh Amendment

9 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 304 (April 1990), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 377
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Eleventh Amendment, sovereign immunity, interstate compacts, Port Authority of New York, Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corp. v. Feeney

163.

Erie on Appeal: Deferential or De Novo Review?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 97 (December 1990)., U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 374
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Erie doctrine, state law, standards of review, appellate standards of review, deferential review, de novo review, Salve Regina College v. Russell, Erie Railroad v. Tompkins

164.

Federalizing Choice of Law in Mass Tort Litigation

70 Tex.L.Rev. 1623 (1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 293
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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American Law Institute, Complex Litigation Project, choice of law, mass tort litigation, Restatement Conflicts of Law

165.

Can You Hear Me Yet? The Right of Irritated Consumers to Sue in Federal Court Under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 104 (Nov. 28, 2011), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Mims v. Arrow Financial Services, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, class actions, federal jurisdiction, state court jurisdiction, exclusive jurisdiction, TCPA

166.

Gaming Removal Under the Class Action Fairness Act: Can a Plaintiff Stipulate to Less than the Requisite Amount in Controversy to Evade Removal?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 147 (January 7, 2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 278
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act, Supreme Court, removal jurisdiction, amount in controversy, Standard Fire v. Knowles, master of complaint, gaming the system

167.

Denial of Class Certification: Will the Court Endorse a Voluntary Dismissal Tactic to Manufacture Appellate Jurisdiction?

6 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 160 (March 20, 2017), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 573
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Apr 2017
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, Rule 23, Rule 23(f), interlocutory appeals, voluntary dismissal, class certification, class denial, Microsoft v. Baker, final judgment rule

168.

Complex Litigation: Class Actions

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 11 (Aug. 15, 2005), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Allapattah Services, Zahn v. Internation Paper Co., supplemental jurisdiction, class action, aggregation of damages in class actions, diversity class actions, Zahn rule

169.

Complex Litigation: Tobacco Light Action Dims

National Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 31, p. 13, April 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 420
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class action litigation, tobacco litigation, RICO class action litigation, McLaughlin v. American Tobacco Co., Castano v. American Tobacco Co., mass tort litigation, Judge Jack Weinstein, light cigarettes

170.

Complex Litigation: CAFA and the Eleventh Amendment

National Law Journals, Vol. 31, No. 52, p. 12, September 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 418
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, Elevent Amendment, sovereign immunity, remoavl jurisdiction, Hurricane Katrina litigation, diversity jurisdiction

171.

Review of Abstention: The Appealability of a Refusal to Refuse Jurisdiction

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 135 (December 1987), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 390
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Collateral order doctrine, abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, injunctions, interlocutory appeal, immeidate appeal, federal court jurisdiction, Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. v. Mayacamas

172.

With Malice Towards One: The 'Heightened' Pleading of Constitutional Torts against Federal Officials

8 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 258 (April 1991), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 371
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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heightened pleading, sovereign immunity, summary judgment, constitutional torts, Bivens actions, Siegert v. Gilley

173.

Do Mandatory Monetary Settlement Classes Violate Due Process?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 221 (December 1996), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 351
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, mandatory class actions, monetray non-opt out settlement classes, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, Shutts problem, Adams v. Roberston

174.

Adversarial Justice, Professional Responsibility, and the New Federal Discovery Rules

14 Rev. of Litig. 13 (1994), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 288
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Professional responsibility, Rule 26(a), mandatory disclosure, Justice Scalia, attorney-client privilege, attorney work product doctrine, conflict of interest

175.

No Exit: Mandatory Class Actions in the New Millennium and the Blurring of Categorical Imperatives

University of Chicago Legal Forum, p. 177, 2003, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 263
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, Rule 23, Mandatory Class Actions, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, Martin Redish, Rule 23(b)(1), Rule 23(b)(2), Opt-out

176.

Professor Ed Cooper -- Zen Minimalist

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 46, p. 661, Winter 2013, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2023
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Professor Ed Cooper, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules of Procedure, rulemaking process, Rule 23, reform of Rule 23, open rulemaking process, interest groups, federal courts

177.

Asbestos at the Crossroads: Will a Mandatory Settlement Class Pass Muster?

3 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 118 (December 1998), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Class actions, settlement classes, mandatory settlement classes, Rule 23(b)(1), Ahearn settlement, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, non-opt out classes, asbestos settlements

178.

May a Federal Court Dismiss a Class Action that Is Barred by State Law, or Does Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23 Prevail?

2 ABA Preview of Supreme Court Cases 72, November 2009, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 333
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal class actions, Rule 23, state class actions, federalism, Erie doctrine, Shayd Grove Orthopedics v. Allstate

179.

Are All National Corporations Now Californians? Defining a Corporation's 'Principal Place of Business' for Diversity of Citizenship Purposes

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 83 (Nov. 2, 2009), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 330
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal diversity jurisdiction, corporate citizenship, principal place of business, subject matter jurisdiction, federal courts, nerve center test, Hertz Corp. v. Friend

180.

Attention All Female Workers: Will Wal-Mart Be Able to Roll-Back Class Certification of the Largest Employment Discrimination Case Ever?

6 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 249 (March 21, 2011)(Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 331
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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employment discrimination, class action litigation, Wal-Mart discrimination, Rule 23(b)(2) class, Title VII, Allison v. Citgo, Robinson v. Metro North, Molski v. Gleich, incidental damages, back pay

181.

Complex Litigation: Presumptions of Reliance

Vol. 29, No. 14, Nat'l L.J. Pg. 18 (April 2, 2007), U of Texas Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Fraud-on-the-market presumption, securities fraud class actions, Rule 23(b)(3) predominance, Enron litigation, Basic v. Levinson, Affiliated Ute Citizens v. U.S.

182.

The Practice: When States Limit Class Action Litigation

Vol. 32 No. 15 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 14 (Dec. 14, 2009), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 411
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Shady Grove Orthopedic v. Allstate Insurance Co., class action litigation, New York state Rule 901 (b), Erie doctrine, Hanna v. Plumer, state class action litigation

183.

The Practice: A Recent Blow for Third-Party-Payor Plaintiffs

Vol. 33 No. 7 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 32 (Oct. 18, 2010), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 409
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Zyprexa litigation, classwide reliance, RICO class claims, third party payor claims, Judge Jack Weinstein, McLaughlin v. Americna Tobacco Co., class certification, Rule 23

184.

Court-Facilitated Notice in Age Discrimination Class Actions

1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases (October 1989), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 380
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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