Articles Tagged state action

Steven G. Calabresi & Nicholas Terrell, The Number of States and the Economics of American Federalism

63 Fla. L. Rev. 1 (2011)| | | | INTRODUCTION :: In 1789, it was possible to speak of a federation of distinct states joined together for their mutual advantage, but today, it is rather the nation that is divided into subnational units. What caused this shift in focus from the states to the federal […]

Carole J. Buckner, Due Process in Class Arbitration

58 Fla. L. Rev. 185 (2006) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The ubiquity of arbitration clauses in consumer and employment agreements and the Supreme Court’s plurality opinion in Green Tree Financial Corp. v. Bazzle, which implicitly permitted class arbitration, marked the beginning of a new era in class arbitration. Although it is well-established that […]