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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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: 15 Jan 2015
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 249 (70,857)

Abstract:

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

2.

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 No. 530
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 214 (97,973)

Abstract:

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

3.

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 No. 251
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 168 (123,400)

Abstract:

Forum Selection Clauses, Civil Procedure, Consumer Protection, Supreme Court

4.

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 No. 416
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 137 (152,498)

Abstract:

Class certification, Daubert hearings, evidentiary rules at class certification, Comcast v. Behrend, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, rigorous analysis standard

5.

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
Downloads 113 (148,527)

Abstract:

Law professors, legal profession, satire, Alpha males, Queen Bees, racism, sexism, faculty governance

6.

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
Downloads 106 (177,984)

Abstract:

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

7.

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
Downloads 99 (179,096)

Abstract:

Wal-Mart v. Dukes, Title VII employment discrimination litigation, class certification, class certification standrads, Rule 23, Rule 23(a)(2), commonality requirement

8.

The Practice: Class Action Cacophony at the Supreme Court

Vol. 35 No. 32 National Law Journal Pg. 28 (April 15, 2013), Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series, Number 406
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 97 (212,793)

Abstract:

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

9.

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: 27 Mar 2015
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 89 (197,853)

Abstract:

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

10.

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
Downloads 87 (201,714)

Abstract:

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

11.

The Limits of Complex Equality

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 1801, p. 1984, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 313
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 87 (172,746)

Abstract:

John Rawls, Theory of Justice, Michael Walzer, Spheres of Justice, equality, Bentham, pluralism, John Stuart Mill

12.

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 No. 532
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Feb 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 85 (229,653)

Abstract:

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

13.

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
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 81 (250,446)

Abstract:

Class certification, summary judgment, motion practice, Hydrogen Peroxide, Federal Rule 23, Federal Rule 56, rigorous analysis

14.

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: 22 Nov 2015
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 79 (227,976)

Abstract:

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

15.

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 No. 533
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 79 (215,689)

Abstract:

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

16.

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

32 Rev. Litig. 591 (2013), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 323
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 78 (236,214)

Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act, mass actions, artful pleading, class actions, removal, amount in controversy, master of complaint doctrine, parens patrie actions, CAFA

17.

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 No. 415
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 76 (234,520)

Abstract:

Aggregate litigation, class action litigation, quasi-class action, funds, multi-district litigation, MDLS, Martin Redish, wholesale justice, class action settlements, non-class settlements

18.

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 No. 516
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 71 (262,215)

Abstract:

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

19.

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 No. 534
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jun 2014
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 66 (232,832)

Abstract:

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

20.

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 No. 517
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 64 (262,215)

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21.

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
Downloads 63 (281,554)

Abstract:

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

22.

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 No. 525
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Oct 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 62 (254,279)

Abstract:

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

23.

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 No. 529
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Nov 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 59 (266,344)

Abstract:

Walden v. Fiore, personal jurisdiction, Calder v. Jones, effects test, venue, 28 U.S.C. 1392, DEA agents, false affidavits, venue amendments, jurisdiction

24.

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 No. 250
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 58 (279,291)

Abstract:

Summary Judgment, Civil Procedure, Federal Rule 56, Celotex v. Catrett, Supreme Court Trilogy

25.

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
Downloads 56 (264,317)

Abstract:

Comparartive procedure, civil law, common law, standing, res judicata, Engalnd & Wales, Australia, Canada, United States, class actions

26.

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
Downloads 50 (283,895)

Abstract:

Mims v. Arrow Financial Services, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, junk faxes, robo-calls, consumer protection, class actions, TCPA class actions, TCPA state actions

27.

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 No. 526
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Oct 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 49 (286,158)

Abstract:

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

28.

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
Downloads 47 (279,291)

Abstract:

Civil contempt, criminal contempt, prospective penalties, excessive fines, injunctive orders, federal remedies, United Mine Workers v. Bagwell

29.

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
Downloads 47 (281,554)

Abstract:

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

30.

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
Downloads 47 (281,554)

Abstract:

civil litigation, pre-trial procedure, pre-trial, motions practice, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, trial

31.

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
Downloads 46 (268,436)

Abstract:

Civil Rights Attorney Fee Award Act, pro se litigant, attorney fees, civil rights cases, Kay v. Erhler

32.

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 No. 252
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 46 (298,148)

Abstract:

Ken Feinberg, Gulf Coast Claims Facilty, Mass Torts, Mass Tort Litigation, Mass Tort Funds, Rule of Law, World Trade Center Victims' Compensation Fund

33.

The Marriage Contract: Spouses, Lovers, and the Law

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 15, p. 759, 1982, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 316
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 45 (268,436)

Abstract:

Lenore Weitzman, marraige, divorce, cohabitation, contract law, domestic relations, family law

34.

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 No. 277
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 41 (328,432)

Abstract:

Mass tort litiagtion, fund approaches, informed consent, Victims Compensation Fund, Gulf Coast Claims Facility, Ken Feinberg, settlement classes, claims resolution

35.

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 No. 527
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Nov 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 39 (343,635)

Abstract:

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

36.

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
Downloads 39 (328,432)

Abstract:

Federal civil rights actions, statutes of limitation, borrowing statutes, personal injury claims, intentional torts, Owens & Lessard v. Okure

37.

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
Downloads 37 (277,091)

Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, removal jurisdiction, remand to state court, state court jurisdiction, timing of determination of jurisdiction

38.

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
Downloads 36 (346,836)

Abstract:

Comcast v. Behrend, Rules 23, class certification, evidentiary rules, Daubert hearings, Wal-Mart v. Dukes, rigorous analysis, class certification hearing

39.

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
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 36 (367,181)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Phillips Petroleum v. Shutts, choice of law, Shutts problem, class actions, personal jurisdiction, nationwide class actions

40.

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
Downloads 35 (370,752)

Abstract:

Class Action, Quasi Class Action, MDL Procedure, Multidistrict Litigation, Judge Jack Weinstein

41.

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
Downloads 33 (363,669)

Abstract:

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

42.

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
Downloads 30 (337,328)

Abstract:

class action litigation, abandonment of claims, pleading class action claims, claim splitting in class actions, res judicata claim splitting, Rule 23 claim splitting

43.

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 No. 254
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 30 (390,308)

Abstract:

Shady Grove, Federal Class Actions, Federal Rule 23, Pre-emption, State Class Actions, Supreme Court

44.

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
Downloads 29 (363,669)

Abstract:

comapartive law, collective actions, Australian class actions, Canadian class actions, United Kingdom group actions, res judicata, standing in class actions

45.

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
Downloads 27 (353,393)

Abstract:

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

46.

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
Downloads 27 (328,432)

Abstract:

negative value suits, class actions, small claims consumer class actions, Amchem Prods. v. Windsor, Rule 23(b)(3) small claims suits

47.

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
Downloads 26 (360,115)

Abstract:

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

48.

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
Downloads 26 (337,328)

Abstract:

Rule 11 sanctions, inherent powers of the court, inherent power to sanction, abusive litigation, fee-shifting, Chambers v. Nasco

49.

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
Downloads 26 (386,163)

Abstract:

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

50.

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
Downloads 24 (370,752)

Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, ancillary jurisdiction, inherent power of the courts, settlement agreements, enforcement of settlement agreements, Kokkonen v. Guardian Life Ins. Co.

51.

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
Downloads 23 (350,063)

Abstract:

Judge Jack Weinstein, mass tort litigation, Agent Orange, asbestos litigation, DES, consolidation, class actions, settlement, managerial judging

52.

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 No. 315
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 23 (343,635)

Abstract:

Divorce, educational degree, valuation, property valuation, labor theory of value, family law, domestic relations

53.

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
Downloads 22 (394,611)

Abstract:

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

54.

Complex Litigation: Punitive Damages Class Actions

Vol. 22 Nat'l L.J. A18 (Jan. 24, 2000).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 22 (403,541)

Abstract:

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

55.

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
Downloads 22 (386,163)

Abstract:

Eleventh Amendment, interlocutory appeal, collateral order doctrine, sovereign immunity, immediate appeal, trial court orders, Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority v. Metcalf & Eddy

56.

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
Downloads 22 (403,541)

Abstract:

Class actions, Fair Labor Standards Act, Supreme Court, mootness, offer of judgment, improvidently granted certiorari

57.

Complex Litigation: Dueling Class Actions

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B18 (April 26, 1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 495
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 21 (399,032)

Abstract:

Rule 23, class actions, dueling class actions, copy-car class actions, Anti-Injunction Act, All Writs Act, MDL statute, 28 U.S.C. 1407

58.

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
Downloads 21 (378,284)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Federal Rule 23, class action litigation, adequacy of representation, settlement classes, collateral attack, Stephenson v. Dow Chemical, Agent Orange

59.

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
Downloads 21 (394,611)

Abstract:

Class actions, punitive damage class, punitive damages, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, Judge Jack Weinstein, In re Simon II

60.

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
Downloads 20 (399,032)

Abstract:

Forum selection clauses, federal jurisdiction, choice of law, Erie doctrine, Hanna v. Plumer, Erie, Carnival Curise Lines v. Shute

61.

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
Downloads 20 (399,032)

Abstract:

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

62.

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 No. 528
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Nov 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 19 (408,304)

Abstract:

Younger abstention, Sprint Coomunications Co. v. Jacobs, Iowa IUB, federalism, comity, deference to state proceedings, state coercive proceedings, state remedial proceedings

63.

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 No. 514
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix and Paul D. Rheingold
University of Texas School of Law and Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, McCartney & Giuffa LLP
Downloads 19 (413,027)

Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, class actions, mass tort litigation, mass actions, diversity jurisdiction, removal, coupon settlements, attorney fees

64.

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
Downloads 19 (403,541)

Abstract:

Class action litigation, antitrust class litigation, standing antitrust class actions, Bell Atlantic v. Twombly, heightened pleading, Ross v. Bank of America

65.

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
Downloads 19 (408,304)

Abstract:

Rooker-feldman doctrine, federal court jurisdiction, comity, state court jurisdiction, All Writs Act, Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Saudi Basic Industries

66.

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
Downloads 19 (343,635)

Abstract:

Summary judgment, Rule 56, Celotex v. Catrett, Supreme Court, 1986 trilogy, Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Federal Judicial Center

67.

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

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B5 (Sept. 21, 1998), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 499
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 18 (413,027)

Abstract:

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)

68.

Complex Litigation: Revisiting Agent Orange

Vol. 25 Nat'l L.J. B7 (April 7, 2003), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 471
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 18 (438,424)

Abstract:

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

69.

Complex Litigation: Class Action Superiority

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 27 (Nov. 17, 2003), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 468
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 18 (413,027)

Abstract:

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

70.

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
Downloads 18 (422,964)

Abstract:

Class action litigation, sub-prime mortgages, Truth-in-Lending Act, TILA, rescission, damages actions

71.

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
Downloads 18 (408,304)

Abstract:

Rule 11 sanctions, Federal Rule 11, voluntary dismissal, costs of appeal, Cooter & Gell v. Hartmarx

72.

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

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 78 (October 2005)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 18 (390,308)

Abstract:

attorney fees, removal, remand, federal court, state court, 28 U.S.C. sec. 1447(c), Martin v. Franklin Capital Corp.

73.

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
Downloads 18 (417,971)

Abstract:

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

74.

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
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 18 (448,720)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Complex litigation, mass tort litigation, convergence, civil law, common law, Chayes, American class actions, settlement

75.

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
Downloads 17 (370,752)

Abstract:

Federal Declaratory Judgment Act, abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, exceptional circumstances, duplicative litigation, Wilton v. Seven Falls Co.

76.

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
Downloads 17 (433,240)

Abstract:

Shareholder derivative suit, Rule 23.1, class actions, settlement, objectors, appellate review of class action settlements, California Public Employees v. Felzen

77.

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
Downloads 17 (390,308)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Mass totr litigation, aggregate litigation, public law litigation Chayes, paradigm shift, class action litigation, settlement classes

78.

Master Class: Dispositive Motions

Vol. 24 Nat'l L.J. B11 (March 11, 2002), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 476
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 16 (448,720)

Abstract:

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

79.

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
Downloads 16 (356,725)

Abstract:

Notice of appeal, appellate procedure, prejudgment interest, post judgment appeals, time to file motions, Osterneck v. Ernst and Whinney

80.

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
Downloads 16 (428,081)

Abstract:

federal diversity jurisdiction, amount in controversy, injunctive relief, plaintiff's viewpoint rule, Class Action Fairness Act

81.

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
Downloads 16 (403,541)

Abstract:

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

82.

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
Downloads 16 (394,611)

Abstract:

Preliminary injunctions, Judge Richard Posner, law and economics, Jeremy Bentham, felicific calculus, happiness, greater good of greater number, injunctions, civil procedure

83.

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
Downloads 15 (443,655)

Abstract:

Class actions, mandatory class actions, monetray non-opt out settlement classes, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, Shutts problem, Adams v. Roberston

84.

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
Downloads 15 (417,971)

Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, diversity jurisdiction, probate exception to jurisdiction, domestic relations exception, Marshall v. Marshall, bankruptcy jurisdiction

85.

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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Citation 2

Abstract:

Civil Justice Reform Act, Article III, separation of powers doctrine, Rules Enabling Act, constitutional allocation of powers, rulemaking authority

86.

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
Downloads 14 (428,081)

Abstract:

Forum non conveniens, soveriegn immunity, collateral order doctrine, interlocutory appeal, immediate appeal, extradition criminal offense, Van Cauwenberghe v. Biard

87.

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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Abstract:

Constitutional torts, civil rights actions, 28 usc 1983 actions, state torts, pleading constitutional violations, Colins v. City of Harker Heights

88.

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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Abstract:

heightened pleading, sovereign immunity, summary judgment, constitutional torts, Bivens actions, Siegert v. Gilley

89.

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
Downloads 14 (433,240)

Abstract:

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

90.

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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Abstract:

Punitive damages, constitutional limits on punitive damages, Excessive Fines Clause, BMW v. Gore, out of state conduct

91.

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
Downloads 14 (422,964)

Abstract:

Class action settlements, Rule 23(e), class action objectors, appelate right to appeal class action settlement, Devlin v. Scardelletti

92.

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
Downloads 14 (438,424)

Abstract:

Mims v. Arrow Financial Services, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, class actions, federal jurisdiction, state court jurisdiction, exclusive jurisdiction, TCPA

93.

Complex Litigation: The New Rule 23(G)

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Feb. 7, 2005), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 437
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23(g), Fed. R. Civ. P. 23(g), appointment of class counsel, Rule 23(f), adequacy of class counsel

94.

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
Downloads 13 (417,971)

Abstract:

Civil rights statutes, official capacity, inidvidual capacity, soveriegn immunity, 42 U.S.C. 1983, Hafer v. Melo

95.

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 No. 311
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Mass tort litigation, class actions, Federal Rule 23, mass accident cases, model statute, choice of law, jurisdiction

96.

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
Downloads 13 (453,873)

Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act, Supreme Court, removal jurisdiction, amount in controversy, Standard Fire v. Knowles, master of complaint, gaming the system

97.

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
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 13 (474,409)

Abstract:

Federal pre-emption, federal courts, Medtronic, Wyeth, Cipollone, judicial politcs, Supreme Court

98.

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 No. 515
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix and Paul D. Rheingold
University of Texas School of Law and Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, McCartney & Giuffa LLP
Downloads 12 (453,873)

Abstract:

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

99.

Complex Litigation: The Art of Intervening

Vol. 20 Nat'l L.J. B17 (Jan. 18, 1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 497
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 12 (453,873)

Abstract:

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)

100.

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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Abstract:

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

101.

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 No. 397
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Mar 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

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

102.

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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Abstract:

American class actions, Federal Rule 23, settlement classes, Class Actionm Fairness Act of 2005, Amchem v. Windsor, Ortiz v. Firbreboard, class certification

103.

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 No. 314
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Complex litigation, comparative law, civil law, common law, settlements, convergence theory

104.

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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Citation 4

Abstract:

forum selection clauses, choice of law clauses, consent, jurisdiction, venue, forum non conveniens, civil procedure, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

105.

Complex Litigation: Defendant Classes

Vol. 22 Nat'l L.J. A18 (April 10, 2000).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 11 (422,964)

Abstract:

Rule 23, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, defendant class, LaMar v. H & B Novelty Loan Co., class action counterclaims, Rule 23(b)(2)

106.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Mass Actions

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (May 1, 2006), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 430
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 11 (474,409)

Abstract:

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

107.

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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Abstract:

Class action waivers, classwide arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, contract unconscionability, class action litigation

108.

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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Abstract:

Federal diversity jurisdiction, corporate citizenship, principal place of business, subject matter jurisdiction, federal courts, nerve center test, Hertz Corp. v. Friend

109.

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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Abstract:

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

110.

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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Citation 3

Abstract:

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

111.

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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Abstract:

Rulemaking, Rules Eanbling Act, state rulemaking, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules

112.

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 No. 273
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Mass tort litigation, class actions, practitioners, Agent Orange, Dalkon Shield, products liability

113.

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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Abstract:

Class actions, state class actions, Mississippi class actions, rulemaking, joinder, tort reform

114.

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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Abstract:

class actions, standing, Amchem, Ortiz, motions before class certification, class certification

115.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Exceptions

Vol. 29 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Oct. 23, 2006), University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 427
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 10 (479,527)

Abstract:

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.

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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Abstract:

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

117.

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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Abstract:

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

118.

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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Abstract:

Zyprexa litigation, classwide reliance, RICO class claims, third party payor claims, Judge Jack Weinstein, McLaughlin v. Americna Tobacco Co., class certification, Rule 23

119.

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
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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

120.

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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Abstract:

Class actions, class action settlements, preclusion doctrine, release of exclusive federal claims, res judicata, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd. v. Epstein

121.

Apocalypse Forever: Revisiting the Adequacy of the Agent Orange Settlement, Twenty-Five Years Later

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 5, pp. 274, February 21, 2003, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 340
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

class action settlements, Rule 23, adequacy of representation, agent orange settlement, Judge Jack Weinstein, res judicata, collateral estoppel, Dow Chemical, In re Agent Orange Prods, liab. litigation, Dow Corning v. Stephenson

122.

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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Abstract:

Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 15(c), amendments to pleadings, amendments to complaints, relation-back doctrine, Krupski v. Costa Crociere, mistake of identity

123.

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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Abstract:

Yale Law School, legal realism, Robert Cover, Owen Fiss, Judith Resnik, procedure, civil procedure, metaprocedure, administrative procedure, criminal procedure

124.

Problems in Complex Litigation

Review of Litigation, Vol. 10, No. 213, 1991, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 299
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Asbestos litigation, complex litigation, law reform, class actions, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Congress

125.

Development in the Procedural Means for Resolution of Mass Tort Litigation in the United States

11 Terrorism, Tort Law and Insurance: A Comparative Survey 204 (Bernhard A. Koch, ed. 2004), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 297
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

mass tort litigation, United States mass tort litigation, Rule 23, comparative procedure, class actions, multidistrict litigation, settlement class, World Trade Center Victims' Compensation Fund

126.

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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Abstract:

Professional responsibility, Rule 26(a), mandatory disclosure, Justice Scalia, attorney-client privilege, attorney work product doctrine, conflict of interest

127.

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 B. Stewart
University of Texas School of Law and University of Connecticut - School of Law
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Abstract:

World Trade Center Victim Compensation Fund, fund approaches, mass tort litigation, Ken Feinberg, insurance

128.

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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Abstract:

World Trade Center Victim Compensation Fund, mass tort litigation, funds, tort reform

129.

Master Class: Arbitration Clauses

Vol. 24 Nat'l L.J. B9 (June 3, 2002), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 475
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Arbitration clauses, Federal Arbitration Act, F. A. A., Rule 23, class actions, Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital v. Mercury Constr. Co., Green Tree Fincial Co. v. Randolph

130.

Complex Litigation: Work Product Protection

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 12 (June 13, 2005)., The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 435
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class action, class certification, attorney-client privilege, work product immunity, class action questionnaires

131.

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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Abstract:

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

132.

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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Abstract:

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

133.

The Practice: 'Wal-Mart' Notable for Rulings on Evidentiary Issues

Vol. 33 No. 50 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 50 (Aug. 15, 2011), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 407
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes, Rule 23 (a) commonality, class certification, evidentiary issues at class certification, Daubert hearings at class certification

134.

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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Abstract:

Collateral order doctrine, abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, injunctions, interlocutory appeal, immeidate appeal, federal court jurisdiction, Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. v. Mayacamas

135.

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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Abstract:

Default, default judgments, relief from defualt judgments, meritorious defense to default judgments, insufficiency of service of process, Peralta v. Heights Medical Center

136.

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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Abstract:

Age Discrimination in Employment Act, ADEA, notice to class, Fair Labor Standards Act, FSLA, Rule 23, Rule 23 notice, Hoffman-La Roche, Inc. v. Sperling, court assisted notice

137.

Federal Courts and Family Law: Will the Court Open Federal Court Doors to Domestic Relations Disputes?

9 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 314 (May 1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 364
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

federal court jurisdiction, domestic relations exception, probate exception, abstention doctrine, Younger abstention, parallel proceedings, Ankenbrandt v. Richards

138.

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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Abstract:

Class actions, settlement classes, mandatory settlement classes, Rule 23(b)(1), Ahearn settlement, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, non-opt out classes, asbestos settlements

139.

Federal Arbitration Preemption or State Contract Law: When May an Arbitration Be Conducted on a Classwide Basis?

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 7, pp. 419, April 18, 2003
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, classwide arbitration, Green Tree Financial Corp. v. Bazzle, arbitration agreements, contractual arbitration agreements

140.

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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Abstract:

American class action, Rule 23, Amchem v. Windsor, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, settlement class, asbestos litigation, global peace, limited fund class action, damage class action

141.

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 No. 312
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal diversity jurisdiction, decedents' estates, appointment of executors, administrators, Erie doctrine, collusive joinder, fraudulent joinder

142.

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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Abstract:

Carnival Cruise Lines, forum selection clauses, Supreme Court, personal jurisdiction, contractual forums, bad law

143.

The American Class Action Fairness Bill and Forum-Shopping American-Style

The Geneva Papers, Vol. 31, p. 357, 2006, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 265
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Forum shopping, United States, liability regimes, dual court system, Class Action Fairness Act

144.

Supreme Court Review: Analysis: Forum-Shoppers Should Discover a Wider Market

Vol. 13 Nat'l L.J. S9 (Aug. 19, 1991), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 509
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Carnival Cruise Lines Inc. v. Shute, International Primate Protection League v. Administrators of Tulane Educational Fund, Salve Regina College v. Russell, Connecticut v. Doehr, Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete, forum selction clauses, federal removal jurisdiction, applicable law, remedies

145.

Complex Litigation: The Maturity Factor

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 12 (April 11, 2005), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 436
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, class certification, class certification requirements, maturity factor, Manual for Complex Litigation

146.

Complex Litigation: CAFA 'Carve-Outs'

Vo. 29 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Sept. 4, 2006), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 428
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

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)

147.

The New Untouchables: Subjecting Foreign Corporations to Federal Question Jurisdiction

1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 18 (October 1987), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 392
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Commodities Exchange Act, federal question jurisdiction, national contacts, foreign corporations jurisdiction, Federal Rule 4(k), Omni Capital International v. Wolff

148.

Is a Trial Court's Decision Not to Enforce a Forum Selection Clause Immediately Appealable?

13 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 388 (April 1989), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 382
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Forum selection clauses, appealability of forum selection clauses, collateral order doctrine, interlocutory appeal, immediate appeal, Lauro Lines v. Chasser

149.

Must Settlement Classes Satisfy All the Requirements of Litigation Classes?

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 296 (February 1997), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 348
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class actions, settlement classes, Rule 23(e), asbestos class settlements, certification requirements, Amchem Prods. v. Windsor

150.

Federal Removal, the Eleventh Amendment, State Remand, and Other Exercises in Futility

7 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 447 (April 1998), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 346
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, removal jurisdiction, remand to state court, Eleventh Amendment, sovereign immunity, Wisconsin Dept. of Corrections v. Schacht

151.

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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Abstract:

I class action settlements negli stati uniti, la certificazione, tribunali americane, la conciliazione

152.

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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Citation 1

Abstract:

American Law Institute, Complex Litigation Project, choice of law, mass tort litigation, Restatement Conflicts of Law

153.

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 No. 289
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Civil Justice Reform Act of 1990, discovery, civil litigation, discovery abuse, empirical studies, Federal Judicial Center

154.

Master Class: Arbitration Clauses II

Vol. 25 Nat'l L.J. B8 (Aug. 26, 2002), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 474
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class arbitration, classwide arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, Rule 23, Fed. R. Civ. 81(a)(3), F. A. A.

155.

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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Abstract:

Rule 23(a)(4), class actions, adequacy of representation, Amchem Prods. Inc v. Windsor, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, conflict of interest, adequacy shareholder derivative suits

156.

Master Class: Rule Amendments

Vol. 24 Nat'l L.J. B11 (Jan. 7, 2002), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 477
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, proposed Rule 23 amendments, Rule 23, Rule 23 (c), Rule 23(e), Rule 23(g), Rule 23(h)

157.

Complex Litigation: CAFA and Coupons

Vol. 30, No. 11, Nat'l L.J. Pg. 24 (Nov. 12, 2007)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

CAFA, Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, coupon settlements, Figueroa v. Sharper Image Corp., objectors

158.

Federal Abstention of the Fourth Kind: The Judicial Administration Exception

1 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 20 (October 1985)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 25 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, judicial administration abstention, exceptional circumstances, diversity jurisdiction, parallel state proceedings, Lake Coal Company v. Roberts & Schaefer Co.

159.

A Tull Tale of More Right versus Less Filling: The Right to Trial by Jury in Federal Civil Penalty Cases

7 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 188 (January 1987), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 393
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Seventh Amendment, right to trial by jury, Clean Water Act, civil penalty cases, Beacon Theatres, Dairy Queen, Ross v. Bernhardt, Tull v. United States

160.

Sanctioning a Party Under Rule 11: To What Standard of Conduct Should a Client Be Held?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 100 (December 1990), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 373
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 11 sanctions, Federal Rule 11, pleading sanctions, client sanctions, Rules Enabling Act, Business Guides Inc v. Chromatic Communications

161.

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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Abstract:

Federal class actions, Rule 23, state class actions, federalism, Erie doctrine, Shayd Grove Orthopedics v. Allstate

162.

Will the Fifth Circuit Get to Keep Its Oscar? The Fraud-on-The-Market Presumption in Certification of a Securities Fraud Class Action

7 Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 284 (April 18, 2011)(Erica P. John Fund v. Halliburton Co.), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 324
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

securities class actions, fraud on the market presumption, burdens of proof securities class certification, Basic v. Levinson, Erica P. John Fund v. Halliburton

163.

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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Abstract:

Abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, fourth branch abstention, exceptional circumstances, Artilce III jurisdiction, federal court jurisdiction

164.

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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Citation 1

Abstract:

civil procedure, historical research, law school pedagogy, legal research, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

165.

Judicial Power and the Rules Enabling Act

46 Mercer L. Rev. 733 (1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 285
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal rulemaking, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rules Enabling Act, Congressional power, Redish, rulemaking delegation

166.

Supreme Court Review: Analysis: Federal Jurisdiction is Addressed

Vol. 14 Nat'l L.J. S12 (Aug. 19, 1991), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 508
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Ankenbrandt v. Richards, American Red Cross v. S.G. and A.E., Willy v. Coastal Corp., congressional charter, federal question jurisdiction, domestic relations exception, Rule 11 sanctions, Osbaorn v. The Bank, Rules Enabling Act, federal jurisdiction

167.

Supreme Court Review; Analysis: Badly Fractured Decisions Muddy Cases on Venue

Vol. 12 Nat'l L.J. S9 (Aug. 13, 1990), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 513
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Burnham v. Superior Court, tag jurisdiction, Carden v. Arkoma Associates, Tafflin v. Levitt, Howlett v. Rose, Ferens v. John Deere, applicable law, transfer of venue, concurrent jurisdiction, RICO claims, partnership citizenship, diversity jurisdiction

168.

Podium: High Court Should Review Mass Torts

Vol. 19 Nat'l L.J. A19 (Sept. 30, 1996), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 502
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Amchem Prods. v. Windsor, Georgine v. Amchem Products, mass tort litigation, Rule 23, Rule 42, polyfurcated trial plans, settlement classes

169.

Master Class: Class Communications

Vol. 24 Nat'l L.J. B11 (Oct. 15, 2001), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 478
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, class actions, communications with class members, Gulf Oil Co. v. Bernard, Manual for Complex Litigation, class action solicitation

170.

Complex Litigation: Presumptions of Reliance

Vol. 29, No. 14, Nat'l L.J. Pg. 18 (April 2, 2007)
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.

171.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Jurisdiction

National Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 21, p. 13, February 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 421
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA jurisdiction, class action diversity jurisdiction, decertification

172.

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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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, Elevent Amendment, sovereign immunity, remoavl jurisdiction, Hurricane Katrina litigation, diversity jurisdiction

173.

The Practice: A Second Bite at the Certification Apple in State Court? Justices Will Weigh Whether State Court Litigants May Be Prevented from Relitigating Once a Federal Court Denies Certification

Vol. 33 No. 29 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 12 (March 21, 2011), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 408
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Smith v. Bayer Corp., Rule 23 class certification, Anti-Injunction Act, duplicative litigation, res judicata, federalism

174.

When Federal Courts Should Abstain: Should State Grand Juries Be Getting Any Younger?

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 53 (October 1987), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 391
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Younger abstention, Younger v. Harris, jury trial, Sevent Amendment, abstention doctrine, Our federalism, Deakins v. Monaghan

175.

The Case of the Lawyer Who Filed Too Soon

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 34 (October 1990), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 375
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Appellate review, time for filing appeal, ruling from bench, summary judgment, final orders, twilight of appealability, FirsTier Mortgage Co. v. Investors Mortgage Insurance Company

176.

On Being in the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time: Willy's Wrongful Removal and Rule 11

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 1 (January 1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 366
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 11 sanctions, inherent power of the courts, Chambers v. Nasco, federal removal. Willy v. Coastal Corp

177.

Punitive Damages Redux: How Many Times Does Oregon Get to Punish Big Tobacco?

3 ABA Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases 172, December 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 332
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Punitive damages, tobacco litigation, Phillip Morris v. Williams, jury instructions, remand instructions

178.

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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Abstract:

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

179.

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

180.

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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Abstract:

professional responsbility, legal ethics, Model Code of Professional Responsibility, Canons of Ethics, multiforum practice, Erie doctrine

181.

Civil Procedure: Justices Clarified Courts' Role on Sanctions and Attorney Fees

Vol. 12 Nat' L.J. Pg. 17 (Sept. 10, 1990), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 511
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 11 sanctions, sanctions, Pavelic & LeFlore v. Marvel Entertainment Group, Cooter & Gell v. Hartmarx Corp., U.S. Dept. of Labor v. Triplett, Venegas v. Mitchell, INS v. Jean, Spallone v. U.S., Missouri v. Jenkins

182.

Supreme Court Review: Analysis: Rule 11 Decisions Targeted Clients, Not Just Lawyers

Vol. 13 Nat'l L.J. S9 (Aug. 19, 1991), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 510
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Business Guides v. Chromatic Coomunications Enterprise, Chambers v. Nasco, Kay v. Ehler, West Virginia University Hospitals Inc. v. Casey, Rule 11, sanctions, attorney fees, Fed. R. Civ. P. 11

183.

Complex Litigation: Multistate Actions

Vol. 22 Nat'l L.J. B19 (Oct. 18, 1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 491
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, class actions, multistate class actions, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, Castano v. American Tobacco Co., In re Rhone Poulenc, In re American Medical Systems, Walsh v. Ford Motor Co., In re Ford Motor Co. Vehicle Paint Litigation

184.

Complex Litigation: Medical Monitoring

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B15 (1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 496
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, medical monitoring class actions, medical monitoring, Redland Soccer Club Inc. v. Dept. of Armu, Barnes v. American Tobacco Co., Day v. NLO, Rule 23(b)(3), Rule 23(b)(2)

185.

Master Class: Class Actions, Part I

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. B9 (Nov. 4, 2002), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 473
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Ford Motor Co. v. McCauley, Rule 23(b)(2), amount-in-controversy, class actions, plaintiff's viewpoint, either or viewpoint, defendant's viewpoint, Class Action Fairness Act

186.

Complex Litigation: Class Actions II

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. B7 (Jan. 13, 2003), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 472
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Syngenta Crop Protection Inc. v. Hensen, All Writs Act, Rule 23 settlements, class action settlements, ancillary protective jurisdiction, removal jurisdiction, 28 U.S.C. 1441, 28 U.S.C. 1367, supplemental jurisdiction

187.

Complex Litigation: Standing

Vol. 25 Nat'l L.J. B7 (June 16, 2003), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 470
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class certification, standing in class actions, Rule 23 standing, Article III standing, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, logically antecedent inquiries

188.

Complex Litigation: To (B)(2) or Not to (B)(2)?

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 12 (July 26, 2004), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 440
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., class action litigation, Rule 23(b)(2), Rule 23(b)(3), Allison v. Citgo, Molski v. Gleich, punitive damage class

189.

Complex Litigation: CAFA's $5 Million Question

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Feb. 27, 2006), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 431
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

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

190.

The Practice: Federal Class Actions Don't Yield to State Law

Vol. 32 No. 38 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 18 (May 31, 2010), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 410
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 May 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Shayd Grove Orthopedics v. Allstate Insurance, Rule 23, class actions, New York state class actions, federalism, Erie doctrine, Hanna v. Plumer

191.

The Case of the Lawyer Who Filed Too Late

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 5 (October 1990), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Title VII employment discrimination claims, discrimination claims, 30 day filing period actual notice, constructive notice, jurisdiction of employment discrimination claims

192.

Declining to Decide: Is a Federal Court's Decision to Send a Case Back to State Court in Deference to Ongoing State Proceeings Immediately Appealable?

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 224 (February 1996), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 353
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, remand to state court, collateral order doctrine, abstention doctrine, interlocutory appeal, Quackenbush v. Allstate Ins. Co

193.

The Deadline for Determining Diversity: A World Without End, or Atlas Shrugged?

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 5, pp. 240-44, February 16, 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal diversity jurisdiction, diversity of citizenship, time of filing, Grupo Dataflux v. Atlas Global, federal courts, post-filing changes of citizenship

194.

Zahn Revisited: Supplemental Jurisdiction over Individual Claims to Satisfy Federal Diversity Jurisdiction

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 263 (February 22, 2005), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 336
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal diversity jurisdiction, supplemental jurisdiction, Zahn rule, amount in controversey, aggregation of claims, Exxon Mobile v. Allapattah, 28 U.S.C. sec 1367

195.

Restraining Multiple Bites at the Class Certification Apple: May a Federal Court Enjoin a State Court from Relitigating a Class Certification Denial?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 181 (Jan. 2011)(Smith v. Bayer Corp.), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 325
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

class action litigation, Baycol litigation, Smith v. Bayer Corp., duplicative class actions, copy cat class actions, federalism, Anti-Injunction Act, All Writs Act, Class Action Fairness Act, CAFA

196.

The Counter-Reformation in Procedural Justice

77 Minn. L. Rev. 375 (1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 292
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Civil Justice Reform Act of 1990, Congress, Rules Enabling Act, rulemaking, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, delegation of authority

197.

Mass Tort Litigation and the Dilemma of Federalization

44 De Paul L. Rev. 755 (1995), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Mass tort litigation, federalization, choice of law, American Law Institute, reform proposals, Complex Litigation Project

198.

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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Citation 1

Abstract:

Rule 23, federal class actions, state class actions, rigorous analysis, Castano, Rhone Poulenc, Gulf States

199.

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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Abstract:

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

200.

In Focus: Supreme Court Review: New Opinions Defer to State Law, Courts; The Court Upholds State Court Class Action Settlements and Laws Limiting Jury Awards

Vol. 18 Nat'l L.J. C5 (July 29, 1996), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 503
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Matshushita Electric Co. Ltd. v. Epstein, Gasperini v. Center for Humanities Inc., class actions, settlement classes, preclusion, full faith and credit, damages, limits on damages

201.

Complex Litigation: A Tort 'Doorstop'

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B10 (June 21, 1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 494
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Working Group on Mass Torts, Report of Working Group on Mass Torts, Elizabeth Gibson, Mass Torts, Limited Funds, Bankruptcy Reorganizations, Judicial Conference Study on Mass Torts

202.

Complex Litigation: A New Hybrid

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B24 (Aug. 9, 1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 493
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, hybrid class action, Rule 23(b)(2), Rule 23(b)(3), In re Cincinnati Radiation Litigation, 1938 class action rule, 1996 class action rule amendments

203.

Complex Litigation: Certification Burdens

Vol. 22 Nat'l L.J. A14 (July 3, 2000).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, Federal Rule Civil Procedure 23, class action litigation, class certification, Rule 23(a), Rule 23(b), Daubert hearings, rigorous analysis standard

204.

Complex Litigation: The Texas Touchdown

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 13 (May 24, 2004), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 465
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Compaq Computer v. LaPray, class action litigation, Rule 23(b)(2), Rule 23(b)(3), choice of law, no opt-out, notice in class actions, Texas class actions

205.

Complex Litigation: Class Actions

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 11 (Aug. 15, 2005), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 434
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

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

206.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Appeals

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (July 3, 2006), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 429
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA appeal, timing of CAFA appeal, CAFA seven day appeal rule, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d)

207.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Cacophony

Vol. 29 Nat'l L.J. Pg. 13 (Jan. 22, 2007)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA removal, MDL transfer, mandatory arbitration, home state controversy, local controversy CAFA burdens of proof

208.

Tuckered Out in Federal Court: Splitting Claims Against the Government

14 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 422 (May 1988), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 386
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Big Tucker Act, Little Tucker Act, Court of Claims, contract actions against the government, claim splitting, federal court jurisdiction, Bowen v. Commonwealth of Massachusetts

209.

Did Congress Mean What It Didn't Say About Reverse Direct Action Lawsuits?

2 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 50 (October 20, 1989), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 381
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal diversity jurisdiction, direct action suits, insurance companies, suing insurance companies, Northrook National Inusrance Co. v. Brewer, out of state bias

210.

Back to the Future: A $16 Million Problem in Retroactive Award of Post-Judgment Interest

7 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 210 (February 1990), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 379
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Postjudgment interest, interest on awards, Federal Appellate Rule 37, interest on judgments, Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corp. v. Bonjorno

211.

If They Could Sue Me Now: Minimum Contacts on the Love Boat

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 135 (January 1991), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 372
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Forum selection clauses, personal jurisdiction, specific jurisdiction, The Bremen, Carnival Cruise Lines v. Shute, due process, contract unconscionability

212.

To Declare or Not to Declare: The Tension between the Declaratory Judgment Act and Federal Abstention Doctrine

7 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 290 (March 1993), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 362
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Declaratory Judgment Act, federal abstention doctrine, Colorado River abstention, exceptional circumsatnces, sound judicial administration, Granite State Insurance Co. v. Tandy Corporation

213.

Double-Dipping Against Uncle Sam: Suing the Federal Government in Multiple Courts at the Same Time

7 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 304 (March 1993), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 361
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Fedderal Claims Court, duplicative litigation, equitable tolling, non-retroactivity, federal court jurisdiction, Keene Corp. v. United States

214.

Does the Claim Not to Be Tried Support Immediate Appeal of an Order That Sets Aside a Settlement Agreement?

5 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 153 (February 1994), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 357
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Appellate procedure, interlocutory appeal, collateral order doctrine, settlement agreements, right to trial by jury, Digital Equipment Corp. v. Desktop Direct

215.

Is the All Writs Act the Caulking Gun for Dual-System Class Action Litigation?

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 1, pp. 44-48, September 30, 2002, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 342
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, dual court system, All Writs Act, removal jurisdiction, class actions, competing class actions, injunctions, Syngenta Crop Protection Inc. v. Henson

216.

To Everything There Is a Season: Bringing a Timely Appeal from the Denial of a Summary Judgment Motion

Preview of Supreme Court Cases, Vol. 2, p. 52, November 2010, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 328
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Ortiz v. Jordan, summary judgment, interlocutory appeal, post-trial motions, timely appeals, Rule 56

217.

User Friendly Civil Procedure: Pragmatic Proceduralism Slouching Away from Prcess Theory

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 1023, 1988, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Civil procedure, civil procedure casebooks, theory of procedure, intellectual frameworks, pedagogy

218.

Complex Litigation Reform and Article III Jurisdiction

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 169, 1990, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 302
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

complex litigation, law reform, American Law Institute, American Bar Association, Article III, jurisdiction, subject matter jurisdiction, federal courts

219.

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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Citation 1

Abstract:

Discovery, discovery reform, Federal Judicial Center, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, empirical studies

220.

In Focus: Supreme Court Review: Supreme Court Analysis: Court Nixes Latest Settlement Class; Court Strikes Down Asbestos Settlement

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B12 (Aug. 16, 1999), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 492
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Ortiz v. Fibreboard Corp., Amchem Prods. Inc. v. Windsor, settlement class, Rule 23(b)(1)(B), limited fund class action, mass tort litigation, asbestos settlements

221.

Supreme Court Review: Analysis: Questions Linger on Punitives and Evidence; TXO Won't End the Furor over Large Awards

Vol. 19 Nat'l L.J. S4 (Aug. 23, 1993), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 506
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

TXO Production Corp. v. Alliance Resoruces Corp., Daubert v. Merrill Dow Pharmaceutical Inc., Leatherman v. Tarrant County, punitive damages, excessive punitive damages, expert witness testimony, Daubert, Federal Rules of Evidence, heightened pleadings, civil rights litigation

222.

Complex Litigation: Settlement Class at Issue in Ortiz Appeal

Vol. 21 Nat'l L.J. B10 (Nov. 16, 1998), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 498
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Ortiz v. Fibreboard Corp., Amchem v. Winsor, Rule 23(b)(1)(B), limited fund class action, global asbestos settlement, mass tort litigation, asbestos litigation

223.

Supreme Court Review: Court Settles Settlement Class Issue

Vol. 19 Nat'l L.J. B12 (Aug. 11, 1997), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 501
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Amchem v. Windsor, Adams v. Robertson, Ticor Title Ins. Co. v. Brown, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, settlement classes Rule 23(b)(3), mandatory classes, due process, asbestos litigation, global settlements, adequacy of representation

224.

Supreme Court Review: Court Preserves Privileges of the Dead

Vol. 20 Nat'l L.J. B13 (Aug. 10, 1998), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 500
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Swidler & Berlin v. United States, Baker v. General Motors Corp., General Elec. Corp. v. Joiner, Lexecon v. Milberg Weiss, attorney-client privlege, MDL procedure, 28 U.S.C. 1407, Daubert, full faith and credit

225.

Complex Litigation: Inroads on Eisen

Vol. 26 Nat'l L.J. 13 (Sept. 22, 2003), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 469
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

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)

226.

Complex Litigation: The "Zahn" Morass

Vol. 27 Nat'l L.J. 14 (Sept. 27, 2004), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 439
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Zahn v. Int'l Paper Co., supplemental jurisdiction, amount-in-controversy class actions, diversity class actions, In re Abbott Labs., 28 U.S.C. 1367, Olden v. Lafarge Corp.

227.

Complex Litigation: The Costs of CAFA

Vol. 29, No. 52, Nat'l L.J. Pg. 13 (Aug. 27, 2007)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act, CAFA, CAFA removal, award of attorney fees, 28 U.S.C. 1453, improper removal, 28 U.S.C. 1447(c), 28 U.S.C. 1927, frivolous removal

228.

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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Abstract:

Eleventh Amendment, sovereign immunity, interstate compacts, Port Authority of New York, Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corp. v. Feeney

229.

Rule 11 Report: The Undefined Professional Responsibility of Clients: The Furthest Reach of Rule 11

Inside Litigation, April 1991, Volume 5, Number 4, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 317
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11, sanctions, professional responsibility, attorney-client relationship, Rule 11, Business Guides v. Chromatic, Supreme Court

230.

Hope over Experience: Mandatory Informal Discovery and the Politics of Rulemaking

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 69, No. 701, 1991, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, rulemaking, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rules Enabling Act, open access, public forums, discovery, mandatory discovery, informal discovery, Rule 26(a)

231.

Supreme Court Review: Analysis: Civil Rules Revisions a Mixed Bag

Vol. 15 Nat'l L.J. S14 (Aug. 23, 1993), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 507
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11, federal rulemaking, rulemaking, safe harbor provision, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, federal discovery rules, amendments to discovery rules

232.

In Focus: Supreme Court Review: Court Sets New Rules in Key Areas; This Term's Cases Dealt with Gender-Based Jury Challenges, Punitives and Settlements

Vol. 16 Nat'l L.J. C7 (Aug. 15, 1994), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 504
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

J.E.B. v. Alabama, United Mineworkers v. Bagwell, Honda Motor Co. v. Oberg, Kokkonen v. Guardian Life Ins. Co., Ticor Title v. Brown, right to trial by jury, Sevent Amendment, injunctions, punitive damages, Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, mandatory classes, settlements, ancillary jurisdiction

233.

Master Class: Making Contact

Vol. 23 Nat'l L.J. B11 (July 23, 2001), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 479
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Rule 23, class actions, communications with class members, defense communications with class members, class surveys

234.

Complex Litigation: CAFA and Retroactivity

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Oct. 17, 2005), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 433
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, CAFA retroactivity, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d), 28 U.S.C. 1453, class certification requirements, amended class complaints

235.

Complex Litigation: CAFA Burdens of Proof

Vol. 28 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Dec. 19, 2005), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 432
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, CAFA, 28 U.S.C. 1332(d), 28 U.S.C. 1453, CAFA removal, class actions, burdens of proof, burdens of proof on removal

236.

Complex Litigation: Troubling 'Twombly'

Vol. 29, No. 24, Nat'l L.J. Pg. 13 (June 11, 2007)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly, Conley v. Gibson, notice pleading, heightened pleading, plausibility standard, Sherman Act, antitrust pleading, Rule 8(a)(2), Rule 12(b)(6)

237.

Pendent Parties Under the Federal Torts Claim Act: The Supreme Court, Round Two

11 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 301 (March 1989), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 383
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Pendent parties, Federal Torts Claim Act, FTCA, United Mine Works v. Gibbs, Aldinger v. Howard, pendent claim jurisdiction, Finley v. United States

238.

Corporate Charters and the Problem of Talismanic Federal Question Jurisdiction

7 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 243 (March 1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 365
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, federal question jurisdiction, corporate charters, Oborn v. Bank of the U.S., American Red Cross, Congressionally chartered corporations, HIV litigation, tainted blood litigation, SB and JG v. The American National Red Cross

239.

Unfinished Symphony: The Complex Litigation Project Rests

54 La. L. Rev. 977 (1994), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 290
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

America Law Institute, Complex Litigation Project, mass tort litigation, choice of law, multidistrict litigation, multidistrict statute

240.

Back to the Futures: Privatizing Future Claims

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 148, p. 1919, 2000, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 270
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 2

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Mass tort ltigation, future claimants, Ortiz v. Fibreboard, class action settlements, global peace

241.

Getting to Shutts

46 U. Kan. L. Rev. 1 (1998)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Phillips Petroleum Co. v. Shutts, Shutts problem, class actions, opt-out, consent, personal jurisdiction, Rule 23, Ticro Title, Adams v. Robertson, improvidently granted certiorari

242.

Some Joy in Whoville - Rule 23(f), a Good Rulemaking

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 69, No. 1, 2000, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 267
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 1

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Rule 23(f), class action, appellate review, interlocutory app/eal, rulemaking, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules

243.

The Constitutionality of the Proposed Amendments to Rule 23

39 Ariz. L. Rev. 615 (1997)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Class actions, Rule 23, Rules Enabling Act, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, settlement classes, immaturity factor

244.

Podium: Should Congress Decide Civil Rules?; No, Not a Subject to Wheel 'N Deal

Vol. 16 Nat'l L.J. 12 (Nov. 22, 1993), The University of Texas School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series Number 505
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, rulemaking, allocation of rulemaking, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11

245.

Desperately Seeking Texas: Federal Injunction of the World's Forum of Last Resort

12 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 354 (April 1988), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 387
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Federal court jurisdiction, Anti-Injunction Act, forum non conveniens, dismissal, enjoining jurisdiction, Choo v. Exxon Corp

246.

Getting Out of Dodge: May Defendants Remove a State Case to Federal Court Based Solely on a Federal Preclusion Defense?

4 Preview of Supreme Court Cases 219 (December 1997), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 347
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Federal court jurisdiction, removal jurisdiction, well-pleaded complaint rule, artful pleading, defenses, Rivet v. Regions Bank of Louisiana, Federated Dept. Stores v. Moitie

247.

Civil Justice Reform Comes to the Southern District of Texas: Creating and Implementing a Cost and Delay Reduction Plan under the Civil Justice Reform Act of 1990

11 Rev. of Litig. 165 (1992), U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

Civil Justice Reform Act of 1990, Southern Distritc of Texas, pilot district, cost and delay reduction, rulemaking, Congress, Advsiory Committee

248.

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)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Apr 2017
Linda S. Mullenix
University of Texas School of Law
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Abstract:

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,

249.

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)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Apr 2017
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

250.

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

251.

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

Review of Litigation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Jan 2017
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

252.

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

253.

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: 11 Nov 2015
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