The New Class Action Landscape: Trends and Developments in Class Certification and Related Topics
John C. Coffee Jr.
Columbia Law School; European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI); American Academy of Arts & Sciences
Alexandra D. Lahav
University of Connecticut - School of Law
November 28, 2012
Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 435
In this memorandum, Professors Coffee and Lahav describe and assess the highlights of class certification rulings from 2005 to 2012, and track trends in approaches to certification.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 180
Keywords: class actions, class certification
JEL Classification: K40
Date posted: November 29, 2012 ; Last revised: December 1, 2012