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20 votes
2 answers
5k views

Why does the U.S. have much higher litigation cost than other countries?

10 votes
6 answers
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Why do some people argue that contingency fees increase lawsuits?

2 votes
1 answer
92 views

Is there any entity legally responsible for the Highway 1 collapse in California?

2 votes
1 answer
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How large is the difference in the amount of reading needed to become familiar with the law in common vs civil law countries? [closed]

2 votes
2 answers
89 views

Are there databases of case-level lawsuit settlement amounts?

2 votes
4 answers
196 views

Why do lawyers tend to be very conservative in making suggestive predictions?

2 votes
2 answers
247 views

What are the historical reasons that France adopted civil rather than common law?

2 votes
2 answers
55 views

Are there any major changes in patent law, besides AIA, in the past two decades?

1 vote
2 answers
89 views

Are most major lawsuits against corporations filed in federal courts in the U.S.?

1 vote
4 answers
156 views

Why is a jury trial more often used in criminal, rather than civil trials, in many countries? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
169 views

How can we reconcile the fact that common law, relative to civil law, give judges more power in interpreting law but less power in guiding trials? [closed]

0 votes
1 answer
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Are legal records usually fragmented in countries other than the U.S.?

-1 votes
4 answers
117 views

Do proponents of jury trials see it as a means to an end, or an end in itself? [closed]

-1 votes
1 answer
35 views

Are there databases that collect historical state and local government-initiated lawsuits against corporations?

-3 votes
2 answers
85 views

What do empirical studies from civil law countries say about judge versus jury accuracy?