A Representação Adequada Nas Ações Coletivas Brasileiras: Uma Proposta (Adequacy of Representation in Brazilian Class Actions: A Proposal)
Revista de Processo, Vol. 108, No. 61, 2002
11 Pages Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last revised: 15 Dec 2012
Date Written: December 13, 2012
This paper argues, against all Brazilian literature, that Brazilian judges, under the due process of law guarantee, have the duty and the right to control the adequacy of representation in class actions. The paper also presents a comparison with the judicial control of adequacy of representation in US class actions.
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Keywords: Adequacy of representation, class actions, Brazil, Comparative Law, Comparative Civil Procedure, Civil Procedure
JEL Classification: K33, K41
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