David Rosenberg

Lee S. Kreindler Professor of Law

Representative Publications

Bibliography


Books


Fried, Charles & David Rosenberg. Making Tort Law: What Should Be Done and Who Should Do It (AEI Press 2003).
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Rosenberg, David. The Hidden Holmes: His Theory of Torts in History (Harvard University Press 1995).
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Nesson, Charles R., John Travaline & David Rosenberg. District Court Trial Manual, Massachusetts Defenders Committee (1975).


Shorter Works in Collection


Rosenberg, David. "The Regulatory Advantage of Mass Tort Class Action" in Regulation by Litigation (W. Kip Viscusi ed., Brookings, 2002).

Rosenberg, David. "Mass Torts and Collective Judicial Procedure" in Enterprise Responsibility for Personal Injury: Approaches to Legal and Institutional Change (ALI Reporters' Study, American Law Institute, 1991).

Rosenberg, David. "Litigating Civil Rights and Civil Liberties in the United States: A Vital but Flawed Enterprise" in Litigating the Values of a Nation: The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms 357 (Joseph M. Weiler & Robin M. Elliot eds., Carswell, 1986).


Articles in a Periodical


McLoud, Luke & David Rosenberg. "A Solution to the Choice-of-Law Problem of Differing State Laws in Class Actions: Average Law," 79 George Washington Law Review (2011).

Reinker, Kenneth & David Rosenberg. "Improve Medical Malpractice Law by Letting Health Care Insurers Take Charge," 39 Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 3 (2011).

Hay, Bruce L., Chrisopher Rendall-Jackson & David Rosenberg. "Contribution Claims in the Deepwater Horizon Litigation: Should the Public Subsidy for Adjudicating Contract Cases be Eliminated?" 64 Vanderbilt Law Review 1919 (2011).

Hay, Bruce L., Christopher Rendall-Jackson & David Rosenberg. "Litigating BP's Contribution Claims in Publicly Subsidized Courts: Should Contracting Parties Pay Their Own Way?" 64 Vanderbilt Law Review 1919 (2011).

Rosenberg, David. "Collectivising Private Enforcement of Antitrust Law: A Reform Proposal for the United States and Possibly Beyond," 3 Global Competition Litigation Review 11 (2010) (article review).

Rosenberg, David. "The Judicial Posner on Negligence Versus Strict Liability," 120 Harvard Law Review 1210 (2007).
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Rosenberg, David & Robert J. Jackson, Jr. "A New Model of Administrative Enforcement," 93 Virginia Law Review 1983 (2007).

Rosenberg, David & Kenneth S. Reinker. "Improving Medical Malpractice Liability by Allowing Insurers in Charge," 36 Journal of Legal Studies 261 (2007).

Rosenberg, David & Steven M. Shavell. "A Solution to the Problem of Nuisance Suits: The Option to Have the Court Bar Settlement," 26 International Review of Law and Economics 42 (2006).

Rosenberg, David & James Sullivan. "Coordinating Private Class Action and Public Agency Enforcement of Antitrust Law," 2 Journal of Competition Law & Economics 159 (2006).

Rosenberg, David & Steven M. Shavell. "A Simple Proposal to Halve Litigation Costs in the United States," 91 Virginia Law Review 1721 (2006).
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Rosenberg, David & John Scanlon. "Class Actions in Mississippi: To Be or Not to B(3)," 26 Mississippi College Law Review 153 (2005).
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Rosenberg, David & Randy Kozel. "Solving the Nuisance-Value Settlement Problem: Mandatory Summary Judgment," 90 Virginia Law Review 1849 (2004).
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Rosenberg, David. "Adding a Second Opt-Out to Rule 23(b)(3) Class Actions: Cost Without Benefit," 2003 The University of Chicago Legal Forum 19 (2003).
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Rosenberg, David. "Mandatory-Litigation Class Action: The Only Option for Mass Tort Cases," 115 Harvard Law Review 831 (2002).
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Rosenberg, David. "Decoupling Deterrence and Compensation Functions in Mass Tort Class Actions for Future Loss," 88 Virginia Law Review 1871 (2002).
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Fried, Charles & David Rosenberg. "Redressing Harm: Who Decides?" 31 Seton Hall Law Review 625 (2001).
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Hay, Bruce L. & David Rosenberg. "'Sweetheart' and 'Blackmail' Settlements in Class Actions: Reality and Remedy," 75 Notre Dame Law Review 1377 (2000).
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Rosenberg, David. "Mass Tort Class Actions: What Defendants Have and Plaintiffs Don't," 37 Harvard Journal on Legislation 393 (2000).
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Rosenberg, David. "The Path of the Law After One Hundered Years: The Path Not Taken," 110 Harvard Law Review 1044 (1997).
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Rosenberg, David. "Individual Justice and Collectivizing Risk-Based Claims in Mass Exposure Cases," 71 New York University Law Review 210 (1996).
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Rosenberg, David. "Damage Scheduling in Mass Exposure Cases," 1 Courts, Health Science, and the Law 335 (1991).

Rosenberg, David. "Of End Games and Openings in Mass Tort Cases: Lessons from a Special Master," 69 Boston University Law Review 695 (1989).

Rosenberg, David. "Class Actions for Mass Torts: Doing Individual Justice by Collective Means," 62 Indiana Law Journal 561 (1987).

Rosenberg, David. "Toxic Tort Crisis," 24 Houston Law Review 183 (1987).

Rosenberg, David. "Joint and Several Liability for Toxic Torts," 15 Journal of Hazardous Materials 219 (1987).

Rosenberg, David. "The Dusting of America: A Story of Asbestos -- Carnage, Cover-Up, and Litigation," 99 Harvard Law Review 1693 (1986) (reviewing Paul Brodeur, Pantheon Books, Outrageous Misconduct: The Asbestos Industry on Trial (1985)).

Rosenberg, David. "The Uncertainties of Assigned Shares Tort Compensation: What We Don't Know Can Hurt Us," 6 Risk Analysis 363 (1986).

Rosenberg, David & Steven M. Shavell. "A Model in Which Suits are Brought for Their Nuisance Value," 5 International Review of Law and Economics 3 (1985).
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Rosenberg, David. "The Causal Connection in Mass Exposure Cases: A "Public Law" Vision of the Tort System," 97 Harvard Law Review 851 (1984).

Rosenberg, David. "A Form Book for Enjoining Undeclared Wars," 8 Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review 223 (1973) (reviewing Leon Friedman & Burt Neuborne, W.W. Norton, Unquestioning Obedience to the President: The ACLU Case Against the Legality of the War in Viet Nam (1972)).

Rosenberg, David. "Constitutional Limitations on the Process of Admission to the Bar," 23 NYU Intramural Law Review 135 (1968).


Working or Discussion Papers


Rosenberg, David & Kathryn E. Spier. "On Structural Bias in the Litigation of Common Question Claims," John M. Olin Center Faculty Discussion Paper Series, No. 715 (forthcoming).
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Rosenberg, David. "Deregulating Insurance Subrogation: Towards an Ex Ante Market in Tort Claims," Harvard Law School Public Law Research Paper no. 43 (2002).
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Rosenberg, David. "Avoiding Duplicative Litigation of Similar Claims: The Superiority of Class Action vs. CollaterEstoppel vs. Standard Claims Market," Harvard Law School, Public Law Research Paper no 44 (2002).
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Rosenberg, David. "Mass Tort Class Actions: A Social Welfare Perspective," Boston Bar Association, CLE (2001).

Rosenberg, David & Bruce L. Hay. "The Individual Justice of Averaging," John M. Olin Center on Law, Economics and Business, Harvard Law School, Discussion Paper Series, No. 285 (2000).
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Internet Publications


Rosenberg, David. Deregulating Insurance Subrogation: Towards an Ex Ante Market in Tort Claims (1989).
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Works in Progress


Rosenberg, David & Kathryn E. Spier. Litigants? Incentives to Invest in Separate versus Class Actions (2011).

Rosenberg, David. A New Sampling Method for Reducing the Cost of Resolving Differing Claims against a Defendant (2008).

Rosenberg, David & Kenneth S. Reinker. Deregulating Insurance Subrogation to Enhance Social Benefits of Civil Liability (2005).

Rosenberg, David & Robert Jackson. Use of Random Selection to Reduce Cost of "Bubble" and Other Muliple Point-Sourcesof Environmental Risk (2005).

Rosenberg, David. What Distributional Difference Can Rule Changes Make? (1989).

Representative Publications

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