Both summarizing recent empirical work and presenting new observations on each of the six phases of a civil lawsuit (forum, pretrial, settlement, trial, judgment, and appeal), the author tresses the needs for and benefits from understanding and using empirical methods in the study and reform of the adjudicatory system's operation Reprinted by permission of the publisher.
Kevin M. Clermont,
Litigation Realities Redux,
Notre Dame L. Rev.
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