- Title Pages
- The Rule of Law in America
- An Exceptional Nation?
- Are Americans More Litigious?
- Lawyers as Spam
- Regulation and Litigation
- Does Product Liability Law Make Us Safer?
- The American Illness and Comparative Civil Procedure
- The Proportionality Principle and the Amount In Controversy
- The Allocation of Discovery Costs and the Foundations of Modern Procedure
- Does Increased Litigation Increase Justice in a Second-Best World?
- A Tamer Tort Law
- The Expansion of Modern U.S. Tort Law and Its Excesses
- Regulation, Taxation, and Litigation
- An English Lawyer Looks at American Contract Law
- Text versus Context
- Exit and the American Illness
- The Dramatic Rise of Consumer Protection Law
- How American Corporate and Securities Law Drives Business Offshore
- Corporate Crime, Overcriminalization, and the Failure of American Public Morality
- The Legacy of Progressive Thought
- The Rule of Law and China
A Tamer Tort Law
A Tamer Tort Law
The Canada-U.S. Divide
- (p.229) A Tamer Tort Law
- The American Illness
- Yale University Press
This chapter explores the Canadian tort system and how it differs from American tort law. The areas for comparison are amount of tort litigation, liability standards, quantum rules, and procedural rules. The chapter also suggests modest forms to lower the direct costs of the tort regime.
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