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July 30, 2004


Vacation

Posted by James R. Copland

Our editor on the Democratic Convention -- and Fred Baron spouts off

Posted by James R. Copland

Rebuked asbestos judge joins asbestos advisory firm

Posted by James R. Copland

More on medical errors

Posted by Walter Olson

July 29, 2004


Might there be too little med-mal liability?

Posted by Michael Krauss

July 28, 2004


Medical malpractice: costly problems, real solutions

Posted by James R. Copland

Canada, where all are equal but some are more equal than others

Posted by Michael Krauss

Canadian Pain-and-Suffering Caps

Posted by Michael Krauss

Liability in Canada: so near and yet so far

Posted by Walter Olson

July 27, 2004


AGs and utilities, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

CBO overview of research on effectiveness of tort reform

Posted by Walter Olson

July 26, 2004


Tobacco appeal bond update: the Empire State enters the fray?

Posted by James R. Copland

More on the FDA preemption question

Posted by James R. Copland

Stossel's Gimme A Break segment

Posted by James R. Copland

Pre-Emption and the FDA

Posted by Michael Krauss

Anonymous experts

Posted by Walter Olson

July 23, 2004


John Stossel on med-mal

Posted by Walter Olson

Featured discussion wrapped up!

Posted by James R. Copland

Divestments: not a sensible way to influence corporate governance

Posted by James R. Copland

After the lottery win

Posted by Walter Olson

July 22, 2004


More thoughts on the internationalization of tort

Posted by James R. Copland

The Alien Tort Claims Act: the next encroachment in the rule of lawyers?

Posted by James R. Copland

Always low class certification standards. Always

Posted by Walter Olson

July 21, 2004


Lester Brickman's testimony today on asbestos litigation

Posted by James R. Copland

Round 2 of our discussion is up now

Posted by James R. Copland

Eight states and NYC to sue utilities

Posted by Walter Olson

Welcome NRO and Reason readers

Posted by James R. Copland

July 20, 2004


Featured discussion is LIVE now

Posted by James R. Copland

The Journal on tobacco, cont'd

Posted by James R. Copland

Puffing away: the government's misbegotten tobacco adventures continue

Posted by James R. Copland

Fla. initiative battle royal

Posted by Walter Olson

July 19, 2004


Featured discussion kicks off tomorrow!

Posted by James R. Copland

A blogger gets attention

Posted by James R. Copland

Colo. construction-defects initiative

Posted by Walter Olson

July 16, 2004


Edwards's cerebral palsy cases: a good perspective

Posted by James R. Copland

Edwards in Texas

Posted by James R. Copland

Kerry's visit to NAACP is all about color: (trial lawyer) green...

Posted by James R. Copland

Spitzer and excessive compensation

Posted by Walter Olson

Dissatisfied (and much-sued) docs in Pa.

Posted by Walter Olson

July 15, 2004


NRO's Ponnuru on Edwards's "Robber Baron"

Posted by James R. Copland

Ireland adopts scheduled damages

Posted by Walter Olson

July 14, 2004


"Medical Progress Today"

Posted by Walter Olson

Asbestos suits: a small business problem, too

Posted by Walter Olson

Med-mal: no-fault, and lessons from abroad

Posted by Walter Olson

July 13, 2004


Tort reform in the states

Posted by James R. Copland

Rand: MICRA cut Calif. med-mal outlays

Posted by Walter Olson

NYT on Lerach-Weiss divorce, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

July 12, 2004


NYT on "the kings of tort"

Posted by James R. Copland

"Edwards & Co."

Posted by Walter Olson

Reason to repeal RICO, #487

Posted by Walter Olson

Insurance vs. the "compensation culture"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 09, 2004


Walter Olson on Neil Cavuto

Posted by James R. Copland

Class Action Fairness Act stalls in Senate

Posted by James R. Copland

Punditry on Edwards

Posted by Walter Olson

July 08, 2004


Wall Street Journal on trial lawyers

Posted by James R. Copland

Wake up to C-SPAN

Posted by James R. Copland

Two good background reads

Posted by James R. Copland

WalMart challenges gender discrimination class certification

Posted by James R. Copland

Welcome NRO readers!

Posted by James R. Copland

July 07, 2004


John Edwards, pro-business candidate?

Posted by Walter Olson

Our editor's television appearances

Posted by James R. Copland

Welcome Laura Ingraham listeners

Posted by James R. Copland

Editorials on class action reform

Posted by Walter Olson

Our editor on Edwards

Posted by James R. Copland

July 06, 2004


Bernstein on Edwards

Posted by James R. Copland

Class Action Fairness Act to hit the Senate floor

Posted by James R. Copland

More on Edwards

Posted by James R. Copland

Will Edwards's selection bring the Chamber of Commerce into the fray?

Posted by James R. Copland

Kerry taps Edwards -- has Trial Lawyers, Inc. entered the race?

Posted by James R. Copland

July 02, 2004


Further thoughts on the Walmart gender-discrimination class action

Posted by James R. Copland

Congressmen call for Calabresi investigation

Posted by James R. Copland

July 01, 2004


Holiday slowdown

Posted by Walter Olson


FEATURED DISCUSSION ARCHIVE:


Obamacare Decision: Reactions, July 2012
Law School Faculty Diversity, May-June 2012
Class Actions, May 2012
Constitutionality of Individual Mandate, March 2012
Human Rights and International Law, February-March 2012
The constitutionality of President Obama's recess appointments, January 2012
Do caps on medical malpractice damages hurt consumers?, December 2011
Trial Lawyers Inc.: State Attorneys General, October 2011
Wal-Mart v. Dukes, April 2011
Kagan Supreme Court nomination, May-June 2010
Election roundtable, November-December 2006
Who's the boss, September 2006
Medical judgement, July 2006
Lawyer Licensing, May 2006
Contingent claims, April 2006
Smoking guns, July 2004


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