Congratulations are in order for Sean Farhang, author of The Litigation State: Public Regulation and Private Lawsuits in the United States. The book was just named winner of the 2011 C. Herman Pritchett Award from the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Association.
According to their web site, “The C. Herman Pritchett Award is given annually for the best book on law and courts written by a political scientist and published the previous year.”
This is the second big academic award for Farhang’s book. Previously we announced it was the winner of the 2011 Gladys M. Kammerer Award from the American Political Science Association.