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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- )  Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

American law of torts. Stuart M. Speiser, et al. (West Group, 1983- )  Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Business torts litigation.  Brian A. Hill, ed. (ABA, c2022) KF 8984. A65 M64 2022

Comparative negligence, 6th ed. Victor E. Schwartz with Evelyn F. Rowe. (Matthew Bender, 2020- )  KF 1286 .S38 2020 & Lexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

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

Hornbook on torts. Dan B. Dobbs.  (West, c2016)  KF 1250 .D63 2016 (Reserve) & Online via West Study Aids (ID/password required)*

Guide to toxic tortsMargie Searcy-Alford.  (Matthew Bender, 2013- ) Lexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

Law of defamation, 2nd ed. Rodney A. Smolla. (Thomson-West, 1999- )  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, 2nd ed. George D. Sax et al. (PLI)  Online access via PLI Plus

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

Recovery for wrongful death, 5th ed. Stuart M. Speiser. (Thomson-West, 2020- )  KF 1260 .S66 (last print update in 2020) & Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Ridesharing law and liability.  Zachary B. Pyers, Kenton H. Steele.  (ABA,Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, c2020)  KF 2239.5 .R53

The rights of publicity and privacy, J. Thomas McCarthy. (Thomson-West, 2004- )  Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Sack on defamation: libel, slander, and related problems, 5th ed. Robert D. Sack. (PLI, c2017- )  KF 1266 .S283 & Online access via PLI Plus

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 & Online via CEB OnLaw

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 (ast print update 2023) & Lexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

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

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

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

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