Yale Law Journal, June 2012, features Ian Ayers on opt-out provisions and economics of rule-altering; James Greiner & Cassandra Pattanayak on randomized evaluation in legal assistance; and Joshua Wright on conflicts between antitrust policy and consumer protection. Students explore discovery after changes in pretrial dismissal rules, mandatory arbitration, fair notice, and corporate purposes. More
This issue of The Yale Law Journal (the 8th issue of Volume 121, academic year 2011-2012, for June 2012) features articles and essays by several notable scholars. Principal contributors include leading scholars in their fields. Contributions includes articles by Ian Ayers on opt-out provisions and an economic theory of rule-altering and by James Greiner and Cassandra Pattanayak on randomized evaluation in legal assistance, as well as an essay by Joshua Wright on the dichotomy between antitrust policy and consumer protection. Student work explores discovery law after recent changes in pretrial dismissal standards, a proposal for a fair mandatory arbitration scheme, fair notice provisions, and corporate purposes in light of the Craigslist-eBay litigation.
The editors of The Yale Law Journal are a group of Yale Law School students, who also contribute Notes and Comments to the Journal’s content. The principal articles are written by leading legal scholars.