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Author Whitney, Melissa J., author.

Title Bellwether trials in MDL proceedings : a guide for transferee judges / Melissa J. Whitney.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : Federal Judicial Center and Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, 2019.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Archives Fed Docs  JU 13.8/5:B 41    ---  Available
Description iv, 47 pages ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Federal Judicial Center pocket guide series
Federal Judicial Center pocket guide series.
Note "First printing"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 47).
Contents Introduction -- What is a bellwether trial? -- Raising a bellwether process early and conferring with the parties -- Addressing venue and jurisdiction issues -- Developing a bellwether case-selection protocol and case-management plan -- Selecting bellwether trial structure -- Coordinating with state judges on related cases -- Mediation -- Other bellwether trial considerations -- For further reference.
Subject Complex litigation -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pre-trial procedure -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Complex litigation. (OCoLC)fst00871591
Pre-trial procedure. (OCoLC)fst01074798
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Handbooks and manuals.
Added Author Federal Judicial Center, issuing body.
United States. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, issuing body.
Added Title Bellwether trials in multidistrict litigation proceedings
Gpo Item No. 0743-C-15
Sudoc No. JU 13.8/5:B 41

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