|Present||Faculty Member, Chicago-Kent College of Law|
Neutralizing the Stratagem of "Snap Removal": A Proposed Amendment to the Judicial Code The Federal Courts Law Review (2016)
The “Removal Jurisdiction Clarification Act” is a narrowly tailored legislative proposal designed to resolve a widespread conflict in the federal district courts over the proper interpretation of the statutory “forum-defendant” rule. The forum-defendant rule prohibits ...
Managing Punitive Damages: A Role For Mandatory "Limited Generosity" Classes And Anti-Suit Injunctions? Wake Forest Law Review (2001)
In this Article, I consider whether "limited generosity" classes may be used to determine a defendant's entire liability for punitive damages arising from a defined course of conduct. The goals of such a class action ...