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Winter 2020 | ILR Research Review | Volume 7, Issue 2

The Winter 2020 edition of the ILR Research Review features research that examines some of the most important litigation trends on the rise today.

Front and center among these…

A Roadmap for Reform: Lessons from Eight Years of the Class Action Reform Act
Fixing the False Claims Act: The Case for Compliance-Focused Reforms
The Great Myths of State False Claims Acts: Alternatives to State Qui Tam Statutes
Taming Tort Tourism: The Case for a Federal Solution to Foreign Judgment Recognition
Should State Law Rule the World? A Call for Caution in Applying State Law in Transnational Tort Cases
Improving the Environment for Business in Australia
Frequent Filers: Repeat Plaintiffs in Shareholder Litigation
Privatizing Public Enforcement: The Legal, Ethical and Due-Process Implications of Contingency-Fee Arrangements in the Public Sector
International Comparisons of Litigation Costs: Canada, Europe, Japan, and the United States
Land Rush: The Latest Legal Frontier of Unclaimed Property Enforcement and Litigation
Stopping the Sale on Lawsuits: A Proposal to Regulate Third-Party Investments in Litigation
The Trial Lawyers' New Merger Tax: Corporate Mergers and the Mega Million-Dollar Litigation Toll on Our Economy
Federalism, The Framers, and Federal Legal Reform: Setting the Record Straight
Legal Limbo: Seeking Clarity in How and When the Department of Justice Declines to Prosecute
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