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30 May 2009, 5:13 am
Congratulations to Byron Stier on his positive tenure vote at Southwestern Law School! [read post]
28 Aug 2008, 11:44 am
Our Mass Tort Lit Blog colleague, Byron Stier, has posted on Bepress Another Jackpot (In)Justice: Verdict Variability and Issue Preclusion in Mass Torts. [read post]
1 Sep 2009, 9:02 pm
Byron Stier (Southwestern) has posted to SSRN Jackpot Justice: Verdict Variability and the Mass Tort Class Action. [read post]
7 Dec 2007, 7:57 am
Byron Stier has some comments from personal experience. [read post]
3 Sep 2006, 5:37 am
Did I mention that you should be visiting the Mass Tort Litigation Blog, edited by Byron Stier (Southwestern)? [read post]
9 Nov 2007, 11:05 am
Byron Stier has a thoughtful post on the settlement over at Mass Tort Litigation Blog. [read post]
10 Mar 2014, 2:53 am by tortsprof
In "Would Litigation Financing Improve Mass Torts," the National Law Journal examines an article by Professor Byron Stier suggesting that plaintiffs should be allowed to sell their claims to financial entities. [read post]
24 Feb 2010, 2:23 am by tortsprof
David Owen (South Carolina) and Byron Stier (Southwestern/Mass Tort Profs) are quoted in yesterday's NPR "All Things Considered" broadcast on Toyota's lawsuit problem. [read post]
17 Jul 2017, 6:32 am by tortsprof
Citing a story at Law.com, Byron Stier at Mass Tort Profs notes that Judge Jack Weinstein of the Eastern District of New York has been on the bench for over 50 years. [read post]
4 Sep 2008, 2:26 pm
Byron Stier of Southwestern has a new paper (via Robinette) on a source of asymmetric injustice aimed at defendants in mass torts, though it must be said the alternative of frankly inviting inconsistent verdicts does not inspire confidence either. [read post]
23 Mar 2010, 2:00 am by tortsprof
We joined Byron Stier (Southwestern) at Brown University last weekend on a panel on "Pluralism in Tort Law and Litigation" at the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities Annual Conference. [read post]
8 Oct 2009, 10:30 pm
Southwestern lawprof Byron Stier of Mass Tort Lit, on SSRN: Mass tort scholars, practitioners, and judges struggle with determining the most efficient approach to adjudicate sometimes tens of thousands of cases. [read post]
18 Nov 2009, 2:19 pm by Joe Tort
In my previous post pointing readers to Tim Lytton's thought provoking post on TortsProfBlog, I neglected to mention our own Byron Stier's work on the same issue. [read post]
2 Dec 2009, 10:30 pm
Byron Stier of Mass Tort Lit has also contributed (before the fact; SSRN) some thoughts relevant to the "jackpot justice" discussion between Tim Lytton and Ted Frank earlier. [read post]
7 Dec 2007, 3:10 pm
Following up on my earlier post and Walter's note on Byron Stier's personal experience, let me add my own war story, complete with PACER citations to briefs I wrote nine and a half years ago.... [read post]
25 Jan 2008, 6:56 am
Here's the lineup: Introductory Panel: Thomas Koenig (Northeastern-Sociology), Michael Rustad (Suffolk), and Kenneth Simons (Boston) Applications Panel: Martha Chamallas (Ohio State), Mary Kate Kearney (Widener), Jeffrey O'Connell (Virginia), and Byron Stier (Southwestern) Punitive Damages... [read post]
7 Feb 2009, 5:45 am
Alan Calnan and Byron Stier put together a fantastic conference. [read post]
12 Dec 2007, 4:32 am
Professors Alan Calnan and Byron Stier and are co-chairing the event. [read post]
16 Sep 2008, 10:32 am
Professor Byron Stier, of Southwestern Law School, has written an interesting article entitled, Another Jackpot (In)Justice: Verdict Variability and Issue Preclusion in Mass Torts. [read post]
18 Jul 2010, 10:12 pm by Andrew Perlman
At the Mass Tort Litigation Blog, Professor Byron Stier raises some interesting ethics-related concerns about Kenneth Feinberg's administration of the $20 billion BP compensation fund, given that Mr. [read post]