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Department of Justice Rolls Back Key Over-Enforcement Reforms

The holiday season is upon us, and the Department of Justice (DOJ) recently announced policy changes that are the equivalent of finding a lump of coal under the tree.

For the past few years, the…

Press Releases Significant Inconsistencies Found in Claims to Asbestos Bankruptcy Trusts, Study Says Asbestos Press Releases U.S. Chamber Lauds WV Legislature's Passage of New Legal Reforms Press Releases U.S. Chamber Applauds West Virginia Legislature for Passing Attorney General Sunshine Bill, Urges Governor to Sign State Attorneys General Press Releases U.S. Chamber Commends Senate Judiciary Committee Efforts to Bring Transparency, Oversight, and Accountability to Asbestos Bankruptcy Trusts Press Releases U.S. Chamber Applauds House Judiciary Committee Passage of Bill to Keep Federal Lawsuits Out of State Courts Press Releases U.S. Chamber Applauds House Passage of Fairness in Class Action Litigation and Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act Press Releases Lawsuit on Behalf of Monkey Tops Poll of Year's Most Ridiculous Lawsuits Other Issues Press Releases Statement on the "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act of 2015" and New Evidence of Plaintiffs' Lawyers Concealing Asbestos Bankruptcy Trust Claims Press Releases U.S. Chamber Applauds House Judiciary Committee Passage of Criminal Code Improvement Act Press Releases U.S. Chamber: Colorado Supreme Court Ruling Will Curb Lawsuit Lending Abuses Press Releases Lawyer Spending on TV Ads Growing Six Times Faster than All Others, Report Finds Press Releases Shook, Hardy, & Bacon Law Firm's Mark Behrens Receives ILR's Individual Achievement Award Press Releases French Business Association MEDEF Receives ILR's Outstanding Alliance Award Press Releases Arnold & Porter Attorneys Receive ILR's Research & Policy Award
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