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Around the web, January 4



  • "Report Details Global Reach of U.S. Securities Class Actions" [RiskMetrics summarized at AmLaw Litigation Daily]
  • Grim Madoff-clawback portent: in Bayou case $20 million of the $33 million recovered from redeeming investors went to pay legal fees [Bloomberg]
  • Investigative journalism about labor unions? Won't be as much if they succeed in gutting disclosure regulations [Wood, ShopFloor]
  • Judge dismisses antitrust suit filed by Louisiana AG Foti post-Katrina and -Rita against casualty insurance companies [AP/Forbes]
  • Top Illinois tort cases of 2008 [Chicago Daily Law Bulletin not online, summarized at Bernabe]
  • New Jersey not on liberal frontier as regards wrongful death damages but bill moving through legislature would fix that [NJLRA]

 

 


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

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

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