Dutch Treat: The Dutch Collective Settlement of Mass Damage Act (WCAM 2005)

Contratto e Impresa/Europa, No. 1, pp. 69-79, 2011

13 Pages Posted: 25 Jun 2011  

Franziska Weber

University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics

Willem H. Van Boom

Leiden Law School

Date Written: June 25, 2011

Abstract

In this article, the authors analyse the Dutch Collective Settlement of Mass Damage Act (WCAM 2005) in light of the European developments concerning collective redress. Both the strong and weak points of the WCAM 2005 are discussed.

Keywords: group litigation, collective redress

JEL Classification: K13, K41, K22

Suggested Citation

Weber, Franziska and Van Boom, Willem H., Dutch Treat: The Dutch Collective Settlement of Mass Damage Act (WCAM 2005) (June 25, 2011). Contratto e Impresa/Europa, No. 1, pp. 69-79, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1872363

Franziska Weber (Contact Author)

University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics ( email )

Hamburg, 20148
Germany

HOME PAGE: http://https://www.jura.uni-hamburg.de/ueber-die-fakultaet/personenverzeichnis/weber-franziska.html

Willem H. Van Boom

Leiden Law School ( email )

P.O. Box 9520
2300 RA Leiden, NL-2300RA
Netherlands

HOME PAGE: http://www.professorvanboom.eu

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