Settlement and Trials of Mass Torts - Module 5 of 5
Most mass tort actions are resolved in what way?
What is the chronological order in which a settlement may be achieved in an MDL?
What role must a judge take in order for a class action to be settled?
At a hearing on a class action settlement:
Who is bound by the settlement of a class action that is part of an MDL?
The settlement of a class action is only fair, reasonable, and adequate if what finding is made?
For the relief provided in a settlement to be adequate, that relief needs to meet what standard?
What is the purpose of a bellwether trial in an MDL?
The bellwether trials are held before what judge?
When MDL cases are ready for trial, what happens?