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Publications

Books

  • Inside Civil Procedure: What Matters and Why 3d ed. (Aspen 2017)
  • Complex Litigation: Cases and Materials on Advanced Civil Procedure, 6th ed. (West 2015) (with R. Marcus & E. Sherman)
  • Inside Civil Procedure: What Matters and Why, 2nd ed. (Aspen 2012)
  • Complex Litigation: Cases & Materials on Advanced Civil Procedure, 5th ed. (West 2010) (with R. Marcus & E. Sherman)
  • Inside Civil Procedure: What Matters and Why (Aspen 2012)
  • Mass Tort Litigation Manual, American College of Trial Lawyers (LexisNexis/Matthew Bender 2006) (H. Erichson & A. Fickler, Co-Reporters)

Articles

Book Chapter

  • Private Lawyers, Public Lawsuits: Plaintiffs’ Attorneys in Municipal Gun Litigation, in T. Lytton, ed., Suing the Gun Industry: A Battle at the Crossroads of Gun Control and Mass Torts (U. of Michigan Press 2005)

Amicus Brief

  • Taylor v. Sturgell, U.S. Supreme Court 07-371, Brief of Civil Procedure and Complex Litigation Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioner (Feb. 26, 2008) (with D. Shapiro & J. Leubsdorf)

Shorter Publications

  • Settlement in the Absence of Anticipated Adjudication, 85 Ford. L. Rev. 2017 (2017)
  • How to Exaggerate the Size of Your Class Action Settlement, Cal. Daily Journal (Nov. 8, 2017)
  • What MDL and Class Actions Have in Common: A Response to Burch, Monopolies in Multidistrict Litigation, 70 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 29 (2017)
  • New Republican Bill Would Gut Class Actions, Not Improve Them, TheHill.com (Feb. 20, 2017)
  • Beware the Settlement Class Action, Cal. Daily Journal (Nov. 24, 2014)
  • Why the Supreme Court Should Give the Easy Answer to an Easy Question: A Response to Professors Childress, Neuborne, Sherry, & Silberman, 66 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 179 (2013)
  • The Role of the Judge in Non-Class Settlements, 90 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1015 (2013)
  • The Chevron-Ecuador Dispute, Forum Non Conveniens, and the Problem of Ex Ante Inadequacy, 1 Stan. J. Complex Litig. 417 (2013)
  • The Home-State Test for General Personal Jurisdiction, 66 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 81 (2013)
  • Foreword: Lawyering for Groups, 81 Fordham L. Rev. 3039 (2013) (with B. Zipursky)
  • Debate, The Future of Mass Torts, 159 U. Penn. L. Rev. PENNumbra 231 (2011) (with S. Campos)
  • Foreword: Civil Procedure and the Legal Profession, 79 Fordham L. Rev. 1827 (2011)
  • Mass and Complex Litigation in the United States, 44 Hikakuho Zasshi: Journal of Comparative Law 185 (2010) (in Japanese, translated by Hisaei Ito)
  • Foreword: Reflections on the Adjudication-Settlement Divide, 78 Fordham L. Rev. 1117 (2009)
  • Public and Private Law Perspectives: Transcript of Professor Howard Erichson, 37 Sw. L. Rev. 665 (2008)
  • Comments on a Class Action Rule for Mississippi, 24 Miss. Coll. L. Rev. 309 (2005)
  • Getting Students Onboard, in S. Friedland & G. Hess, eds., Teaching the Law School Curriculum (Carolina Academic Press 2004)
  • Foreword: Multidistrict Litigation and Aggregation Alternatives, 31 Seton Hall L. Rev. 877 (2001)
  • A Tribute to Justice Stewart G. Pollock, 30 Seton Hall L. Rev. 430 (2000)
  • A Hero of Moderate Proportions, 74 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 1217 (1999)
  • Taking a Closer Look: Justices Reaffirm Need for Judicial Scrutiny of Mass Tort Settlement Class Actions, Legal Times (Aug. 16, 1999)
  • Driving Full Circle: How New Jersey Navigated the Entire Controversy Doctrine, 156 N.J.L.J. 221 (April 19, 1999)
  • Strengthening Ethics in a Million-Lawyer World, Nat’l L.J. (Aug. 3, 1998), at A24
  • Enough is Enough: Solving the Problem of Punitive Overkill in Multiple-Plaintiff Litigation, 152 N.J.L.J. 246 (April 20, 1998)
  • Dealing with Issue Preclusion in Complex Cases, 148 N.J.L.J. 204 (April 21, 1997)
  • Cost-Conscious Alternatives to Massive United States Discovery, 23 Kokusai Shōji Hōmu: Journal of the Japanese Inst. of Int’l Bus. L. 1225 (1995) (with G. Grumbach) (in Japanese)