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Oops, They Did it Again: What We Didn’t Learn From U.S....

Larry Downes, Oct 31, 2011 On Aug 31, 2011, the Department of Justice, joined later by seven state attorneys general filed suit to block AT&T's...

Design and Implementation of Screens and Their Use by Defendants

Rosa Abrantes-Metz, Sep 28, 2011 Over the last few years, economic analysis in general, and empirical screens in particular, have become increasingly important in cases...

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes: Supreme Court Clarifies Commonality Analysis for...

Donald Falk, Marcia Goodman, Archis Parasharami, Aug 16, 2011 Last year we reported on the en banc Ninth Circuit's pathbreakingly broad decision affirming the certification...

Duking It Out in Antitrust Price-Fixing: Class Actions After Dukes

Jay Himes, William Reiss, Aug 15, 2011 In Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes, the United States Supreme Court rejected class certification in a gargantuan gender...

Implausible Wrongs and Dissimilarities: The Supreme Court Continues Its Anti-Litigation Trend,...

Marcia McCormick, Aug 15, 2011 The Supreme Court's decision this term in Wal-Mart v. Dukes, has broad implications for the future of class actions, particularly...

Implications of Wal-Mart v. Dukes for Federal Antitrust Class Actions

William Michael, Aidan Synnott, Aug 15, 2011 On June 20, 2011, the United States Supreme Court ruled that "one of the most expansive class actions...

Online Distribution of Copyright Works: Judge Chin Rejects Google Books Settlement

Isabel Davies, Holly Strube, Jun 22, 2011 In the first article on this topic, we discussed the position following the first draft settlement agreement in...

After Google Book Search: Rebooting the Digital Library

Randal Picker, Jun 22, 2011 After more than a year of silence, on March 22, 2011, Judge Denny Chin rejected the proposed settlement in the...

The Rejection of the Amended Google Book Settlement Agreement: A Librarian’s...

Mark Giangrande, Jun 22, 2011 Much of the discussion surrounding the ASA considers the economic power that Google would have if it was approved and...

The Google Book Settlement & the Uncertain Future of Copyright

Gina Durham, Debbie Rosenbaum, Jun 22, 2011 In March of this year, the District Court for the Southern District of New York rejected the proposed settlement...
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