Liability: The Legal Revolution and Its Consequences

Liability: The Legal Revolution and Its Consequences

by Peter W. Huber
     
 

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This controversial book describes the transformation of modern tort law since the 1960s, and shows how the dramatic increase in liability lawsuits has had an adverse effect on the safety, health, the cost of insurance, and individual rights.

Overview

This controversial book describes the transformation of modern tort law since the 1960s, and shows how the dramatic increase in liability lawsuits has had an adverse effect on the safety, health, the cost of insurance, and individual rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465039197
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
07/18/1990
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.71(d)
Lexile:
1280L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

Peter W. Huber, an M.I.T.-trained engineer and a Harvard law graduate, has also taught at M.I.T. and formerly clerked for Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. A Manhattan Institute Fellow, he lives in Washington, D.C.

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