Litigating Environmental Class Actions
Litigating Environmental Class Actions provides an authoritative, insider's perspective on mass environmental torts and how they affect corporate clients. Written by partners from some of the nation's leading law firms, this book examines the impact of cases such as Mejdrech v. Met-Coil Systems, Inc., Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes., and Kitzes v. Home Depot. These experienced authors discuss ways for clients to develop effective defenses against environmental class actions and examine several common scenarios that attorneys and clients are likely to face. Additionally, these experts share their views on alternative dispute resolution and prelitigation compliance programs. The different niches represented and the breadth of perspectives presented enable readers to get inside some of the great legal minds of today, as these experienced lawyers offer up their thoughts around the keys to success within this ever-changing field.