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Episode 18: Why Federal Securities Suits Don’t Belong in State Court

The U.S. securities litigation system is actively exploited by plaintiffs’ lawyers who routinely force investors to pay hundreds of millions of dollars in unjustified litigation and settlement…

Press Releases New Poll Shows 83 Percent of EU Consumers Want Safeguards for Third Party Litigation Funding International Initiatives, Third Party Litigation Funding (TPLF) Press Releases New Report Finds New York State is Nation’s Top “Food Court” Class Action Litigation Press Releases Institute for Legal Reform President Releases Statement on West Virginia Appellate Reorganization Act Press Releases New U.S. Chamber Study: Congress Shouldn’t Allow More Private Lawsuits Under Antitrust Laws Arbitration, Over-Enforcement Press Releases US Chamber Issues Statement on UK Supreme Court Decision in Merricks v. Mastercard International Initiatives Press Releases New Study: Consumers Win More Money, More Often, and More Quickly In Arbitration Than In Court Arbitration Tort Liability Costs for Small Businesses Press Releases New Study: Lawsuit System Costs Small Businesses $182 Billion Class Action Litigation, COVID-19 Liability Press Releases U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform Report Highlights Liability Protections Congress Should Pass Immediately Press Releases U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform Poll Shows Clear Majority of Americans Support Protecting Employers from Coronavirus Lawsuits Other Issues Press Releases Lawsuit Over Lip Balm Named The Most Ridiculous Lawsuit of 2019 Press Releases Harold H. Kim Appointed President of the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform; Lisa A. Rickard Transitions to New Role in the Chamber Press Releases Missouri's Lawsuit Climate Ranked Among Nation's Worst Press Releases New Jersey's Lawsuit Climate Ranked Among Nation's Worst Press Releases West Virginia's Lawsuit Climate Rank Holds Steady at 45th
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