Toxic Torts and Mass Torts

By┬áBrent M. Rosenthal Abstract If asbestos litigation is the “mother” of all mass tort litigation, as more than one commentator has suggested, then the state of Texas could fairly be described as the mother’s birthplace. It is widely acknowledged...

Toxic Torts and Mass Torts

By Brent M. Rosenthal Abstract In the areas of toxic tort and mass tort litigation, the 2009 to 2010 Survey period was notable not for landmark judicial decisions or landscape-changing legislation, but for the emergence of new mass torts of enormous potential scope...