Litigation and Inequality: Federal Diversity Jurisdiction

Litigation and Inequality: Federal Diversity Jurisdiction in Industrial America, 1870-1958 PDF Í Litigation and PDF \ Inequality: Federal PDF ↠ Inequality: Federal Diversity Jurisdiction ePUB É and Inequality: Federal Diversity Jurisdiction PDF/EPUB or and Inequality: Federal PDF Ì Through the prism of litigation practice and tactics, Purcell explores the dynamic relat.



Through the prism of litigation practice and tactics, Purcell explores the dynamic relationship between legal and social change He studies changing litigation patterns in suits between individuals and national corporations over tort claims for personal injuries and contract claims for insurance benefits Purcell refines the progressive claim that the federal courts favored business enterprise during this time, identifying specific manners and times in which the federal courts reached decisions both in favor of and against national corporations He also identifies as a critical period in the evolution of the twentieth century federal judicial system