TITLE

Attorney investment in class action litigation: The Agent Orange example

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Paula Batt
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Case Western Reserve Law Review;Fall94, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Uses the Agent Orange case to explore the ethical and practical issues involved in financing class action litigation by speculative attorney investment. Traditional prohibitions on the financing of lawsuits by unrelated parties; Traditional methods of calculating attorney fees; Endorsement of disclosure of financial and compensation agreements.
ACCESSION #
9611083608

 

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