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About Curtis E.A. Karnow

Judge, Superior Court of California, County of San Francisco. Articles on settlement, electronic discovery, statistics, and other topics. Two of the articles previously posted, "Conflicts of Interest" and "Setting Bail for Public Safety," have been very substantially edited and revised. They are now published as “Conflicts of Interest And Institutional Litigants,” 32 The Journal of The Legal Profession 7 (2008) and “Setting Bail for Public Safety,” 13 Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law 1 (2008). "What's Your Weirdest Case" is now part of a volume available from Amazon Books designed to introduce teachers and students to the courts. Final versions of other articles are published in other law reviews. Updated versions of some of these items, and others, are found in Judge Karnow's book, Litigation In Practice (2017). Judge Karnow is a current edition co-author of Weil & Brown, Civil Procedure Before Trial (Rutter), and a member of of the American Law Institute (ALI).



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Evidence (10)

Electronic Discovery (3)

Statistics (4)

Settlement and mediation (5)

Education On The Law (6)