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Modern American Remedies: Cases and Materials, Fifth Edition

Douglas Laycock, Richard L. Hasen

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  • ISBN: 9781454891277

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    Modern American Remedies: Cases and Materials, Fifth Edition is highly respected for its original and logical conceptual framework, comprehensive coverage, excellent case selection, and authoritative and well-written notes. The text achieves a balance of public and private law, and teaches and critiques the basics of economic analysis as applied to remedies issues.

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  • Additional Product Details

    Publication Date: 11/20/2018
    Copyright: 2019
    Pages: 1,104
    ISBNs:
    Hardcover: 9781454891277

    Detailed Table of Contents (PDF Download)
    Preface

    Summary of Contents

    Contents
    Preface
    Acknowledgments

    Chapter 1: Introduction
    Chapter 2: Paying for Harm: Compensatory Damages
    Chapter 3: Punitive Remedies
    Chapter 4: Preventing Harm: The Measure of Injunctive Relief
    Chapter 5: Choosing Remedies
    Chapter 6: Remedies and Separation of Powers
    Chapter 7: Preventing Harm Without Coercion: Declaratory Remedies
    Chapter 8: Benefit to Defendant as the Measure of Relief: Restitution
    Chapter 9: Ancillary Remedies: Enforcing the Judgment
    Chapter 10: More Ancillary Remedies: Attorneys’ Fees and the Costs of Litigation
    Chapter 11: Remedial Defenses
    Chapter 12: Fluid-Class and Cy Pres Remedies

    Appendix: Present Value Tables
    Table of Cases
    Table of Statutes, Rules, Constitutions, Treaties, Restatements, and More
    Table of Secondary Authorities Index
    Index

  • Author Information

    Richard L. Hasen

    Professor Richard L. Hasen is Chancellor's Professor of Law and Political Science at the University of California, Irvine. Hasen is a nationally recognized expert in election law and campaign finance regulation, and is co-author of a leading casebook on election law.

    From 2001-2010, he served (with Dan Lowenstein) as founding co-editor of the quarterly peer-reviewed publication, Election Law Journal. He is the author of more than 80 articles on election law issues, published in numerous journals including the Harvard Law Review, Stanford Law Review and Supreme Court Review. He was elected to The American Law Institute in 2009 and serves as an Adviser on ALI's ongoing law reform project, Principles of Election Law: Resolution of Election Disputes.

    Professor Hasen was named one of the 100 most influential lawyers in America by The National Law Journal in 2013.

    His op-eds and commentaries have appeared in many publications, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, Politico, and Slate. Hasen also writes the often-quoted Election Law Blog. His newest book, Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections, will be published in January 2016 by Yale University Press.

    Professor Hasen holds a B.A. degree (with highest honors) from UC Berkeley, and a J.D., M.A., and Ph.D. (Political Science) from UCLA. After law school, Hasen clerked for the Honorable David R. Thompson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and then worked as a civil appellate lawyer at the Encino firm Horvitz and Levy.

    From 1994-1997, Hasen taught at the Chicago-Kent College of Law and from 1998-2011 he taught at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where he was named the William H. Hannon Distinguished Professor of Law in 2005. He joined the UC Irvine School of Law faculty in July 2011, and is a faculty member of the UC Irvine Center for the Study of Democracy.

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    Douglas Laycock

    Douglas Laycock is one of the nation's leading authorities on the law of remedies and also on the law of religious liberty. Before joining Virginia's faculty in 2010, Laycock served as the Yale Kamisar Collegiate Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School. Prior to that he taught for 25 years at the University of Texas and for five years at the University of Chicago.
    Laycock has testified frequently before Congress and has argued many cases in the courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. He is the author of the leading casebook Modern American Remedies; the award-winning monograph The Death of the Irreparable Injury Rule; and many articles in the leading law reviews. He has co-edited a collection of essays, Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Liberty, and he recently published Religious Liberty, Volume I: Overviews and History, the first of a four-volume collection of his many writings on religious liberty. He is vice president of the American Law Institute, a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the 2009 winner of the National First Freedom Award from the Council on America's First Freedom.

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