This course will focus on doctrine, policy, and practice relating to the class action as a device for resolving claims by multiple parties arising from a common set of facts or events. Topics covered will include class certification, representation, fees, and settlements. Particular attention will be paid to the future of the class action and the impact of procedural choices on public law litigation.
Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Financial Regulation;
Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Economic and Consumer Regulation;
Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Government, Homeland Security, Immigration and Law Enforcement;
Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy;
Public Interest Law and Policy;