A Proposed Change To Texas Contribution And Partial Settlements Laws

Date

1993

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Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

Outlines the historical development of Texas’ contribution and partial settlement laws. Discusses the partial settlement rules of tort reform and proposes some changes to those rules. This comment also proposes changes to the other effective scheme, the Texas Contribution Statute.

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Keywords

Settlement, Torts, Contribution, Texas contribution statute, Co-tortfeasors, Tortfeasors, Damages

Citation

24 TEX. TECH L. REV. 891