Tort Law and the Public Interest

1990. The American Assembly

The report from the 1990 Assembly of the same name.  Participants argued that tort adjudication has become excessively unpredictable, protracted, and costly. They supported voluntary alternatives to tort litigation, including mediation and arbitration but were sharply divided over caps on damage awards and other issues.


The American Assembly
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 456 New York, NY 10115
212-870-3500 -