Global Class Action Exchange member Stefaan Voet (U. Ghent) reports the recent settlement of mass litigation arising out of the Lehman Brothers collapse.
NERA Economic Consulting recently published this report by senior researchers Drs. Renzo Comolli, Massimiliano De Santis and Francesco Lo Passo on early response to Italy's new class action law. For an abstract of the report, go to
John Walker of IMF (Australia) Ltd sends this report on the current status of third-party financing of securities class actions in Australia.
An overview of trans-national litigation under the Dutch Collective Settlement Act (WCAM) presented by Prof. Dr. Ianika Tzankova at the 4th International Conference on the Globalization of Class Actions, Miami, December 2010.
Christopher Hodges has just sent us this Note on recent developments in the EU and UK.
New Trends in Standing and Res Iudicata in Collective Suits - General Report: Civil Law (excerpted; focusing on Brazilian legislation)
Author: Ada Pellegrini Grinover
Group Litigation in Australia - “Desperately Seeking” Effective Class Action Regimes (2007)
Group Litigation in Australia - Important Developments from December 2007 to November 2008
Author: Vince Morabito
Multi-Party Proceedings in Taiwan: Representative and Group Actions (2007)
Author: Kuan-Ling Shen
Class Actions in Malaysia: Principles and Procedural Obstacles (2007)
Class Actions in Malaysia: An Update on the Country Report (2008)
Authors: Yeow-Choy Choong; Sujata Balan