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Florida Supreme Court Continues to Rein In State’s Abusive Lawsuit System

The good news keeps coming from the Sunshine State. Readers may remember that the Florida Supreme Court adopted the federal standard for summary judgment in late April, bringing it in line with 38…

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 Illinois' Lawsuit Climate Ranked Nation's Worst Press Releases Louisiana Lawsuit Climate Ranked Nation's 2nd Worst Press Releases Missouri's Lawsuit Climate Ranked Among Nation's Worst Press Releases New Jersey's Lawsuit Climate Ranked Among Nation's Worst
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