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Secondary & Practice Guides: Torts

This guide includes the Library's most current, updated secondary and practice guides.


See Also: Government Liability; Medical Malpractice

American law of products liability
, 3rd ed. Timothy E. Travers, ed. (West, 1987- )  KF 1296 .A6 A54 & Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

American law of torts. Stuart M. Speiser, et al. (West Group, 1983- )  KF 1250 .S568

Comparative negligence, 5th ed. Victor E. Schwartz with Evelyn F. Rowe. (Matthew Bender, 2010- )  KF 1286 .S38 2010 & LexisNexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

Damages in tort actions. Jerome H. Nates et al. (Matthew Bender)  LexisNexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

Law of defamation, 2nd ed. Rodney A. Smolla. (Thomson-West, 1999- )  KF 1266 .R562 & Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

The lawyer's guide to lead paint, asbestos, and Chinese drywall. Alan Kaminsky & Karen L. Campbell. (ABA, Tort Trial Insurance, 2010)  KF 8925 .T69 K36 2010 

Litigating mass tort cases, 2006 ed. Paul D. Rheingold. (Thomson-West, 2006- )  Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Product liability litigation: current law, strategies and best practices. Stephanie A. Scharf et al. (PLI)  Online access via PLI Plus

Products liability reporter. (Commerce Clearing House, 1968- )  Online access via Cheetah 

Recovery for wrongful death, 4th ed. Stuart M. Speiser. (Thomson-West, 2005- )  KF 1260 .S66 & Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

The rights of publicity and privacy, J. Thomas McCarthy. (Thomson-West, 2004)  KF 1262 .R55 (Current edition on Reserve; Previous editions in Stacks)

Sack on defamation: libel, slander, and related problems, 4th ed. Robert D. Sack. (PLI, c2010- )  KF 1266 .S283

Stein on personal injury damages. Jacob A. Stein. (Thomson Reuters, 2010- )  Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Toxic tort litigation, 2nd ed. Arthur F. Foerster. (ABA, Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, 2013)  KF 8925.T67 T69 2013


California government tort liability practice, 4th ed. Timothy T. Coates, et al. (CEB, 1999- )  KFC 332 .C35 1999

California personal injury proof . (CEB, 1970-)  KFC 1028.P4 L682

California practice guide, personal injury. (Rutter Group, 1984- )  KFC 1028 .P4 H36 (Reserve) & Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

California products liability actions. Joseph W. Cotchett and Robert E. Cartwright. (Matthew Bender, 1975- )  KFC 323 .A3 C84 1975 & LexisNexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

California tort damages, 2nd ed. Mary E. Wiss, Paul Peyrat. (CEB, 2002- )  KFC 310 .C352 2002

California tort guide, 3rd ed. William B. Boone, Paul Peyrat. (CEB, 1996- )  KFC 310 .W342

California torts. Neil M. Levy, Michael M. Golden, Leonard Sacks, editors. (Matthew Bender, 1985- )  KFC 310 .C35 1985 & LexisNexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

*NOTE: UCLA School of Law provides Bloomberg Law, LexisNexis & Westlaw accounts for UCLA law students, faculty, and staff only.