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Lia Vitzilaiou, George Zohios, Feb 25, 2015
Class actions are a controversial issue, since they have attracted both criticism and praise. It is fair to say that so far there is no consensus among academics or practitioners about the virtue or vice of class actions, as there are plausible arguments for both.
The U.S. jurisdiction has probably contributed more than most in the development of class actions and the emergence of the re...