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Multi-party payment channels

Has there been any research on multi-party payment channels? That is: A payment channel between 3 or more people. "any research" includes but is not limited to: considerations of the concept of such ...
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Is anyone building a Lightning-like network on Ethereum?

Is anyone building a Lightning-like network on Ethereum, offering cheap microtransactions and secure 0-confs?
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What are payment channels? Can they be implemented on Ethereum?

I've read bits and pieces on payment channels and the benefits it would provide for micro-transactions. For example, under the current fee structure, it's not wise to send micro transactions below ...