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State AGs not so hyperactive after all



At least when it comes to stepping into the role encouraged for them by the Class Action Fairness Act, of intervening in class action settlements that steer benefits to lawyers rather than consumers. Are they suddenly cautious about treading on defendants' toes? Or could it be someone else's toes they are less than eager to tread on?

 

 


Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy
rmangual@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

Published by the Manhattan Institute

The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.