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August 31, 2004


10 charged with fraud in $150 million fen-phen verdict

Posted by Leah Lorber

NY Times on referral-fee case

Posted by Walter Olson

"Making Lawyers Compete"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 30, 2004


Working overtime to mislead

Posted by Walter Olson

August 29, 2004


Kentucky high court vacates $15M punitive award

Posted by Leah Lorber

August 27, 2004


Thanks and welcome

Posted by James R. Copland

Mississippi high court thwarts "perversion" of legal system

Posted by Leah Lorber

From the archives: benefits of product liability

Posted by Walter Olson

August 26, 2004


"Bad ideas don't travel"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 25, 2004


Texas reforms reduce malpractice costs

Posted by Ted Frank

August 24, 2004


Kerry on med-mal: symbolism over substance

Posted by James R. Copland

Richard Painter's response, guest blogger

Posted by James R. Copland

ABA to back jury reforms

Posted by Walter Olson

August 23, 2004


Let your AG do the walking

Posted by Walter Olson

August 20, 2004


Professor Brickman responds

Posted by James R. Copland

Ohio asbestos-silica law

Posted by Walter Olson

Calif. insurance dept. hires lawyer on contingency

Posted by Walter Olson

August 19, 2004


Europe going our way?

Posted by Walter Olson

"Defending the Practice of Medicine"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 18, 2004


Fees and markets: Prof. Painter responds

Posted by James R. Copland

MedPundit on asbestos

Posted by Walter Olson

Robert Samuelson on AGs' warming suit

Posted by Walter Olson

August 17, 2004


Junk science in asbestos litigation

Posted by James R. Copland

Featured Discussion underway now!

Posted by James R. Copland

"Friends don't let friends censor Friends"

Posted by Walter Olson

Rx: tougher sanctions

Posted by Walter Olson

August 16, 2004


WalMart discrimination suit, cont'd

Posted by James R. Copland

"Is Common Sense Dead?"

Posted by James R. Copland

Underneath Their Robes: "The E! True Hollywood Story of Guido Calabresi"

Posted by James R. Copland

Those "light" cigarettes, Part Deux

Posted by James R. Copland

Double Hurdles

Posted by Ted Frank

Sarbanes-Oxley: whistleblowers' delight?

Posted by Walter Olson

August 13, 2004


Documentary: "The Corporation"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 12, 2004


Griggs reconsidered

Posted by Walter Olson

Welcome Kim DuToit readers

Posted by Walter Olson

August 11, 2004


New Featured Discussion next week on contingency fee reform!

Posted by James R. Copland

Bedpan mutuals, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Calif.: let's keep those liability subsidies moving

Posted by Walter Olson

August 10, 2004


AMA med-mal ammo

Posted by Walter Olson

Canon law "goes in the garbage can"

Posted by Walter Olson

Legal systems at a glance

Posted by Walter Olson

August 09, 2004


Illinois upholds six-digit "referral fee"

Posted by Ted Frank

Shareholder-suit trends

Posted by Walter Olson

Stop the presses: p/i law firm competes on price

Posted by Walter Olson

August 06, 2004


Asher v. Baxter International

Posted by Ted Frank

August 05, 2004


Suggested reading

Posted by Walter Olson

Defense costs, around the country

Posted by Walter Olson

August 04, 2004


Why Stella Liebeck is important

Posted by Ted Frank

Fla. medical initiatives, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Want leniency for your business? Knife your workers

Posted by Walter Olson

August 03, 2004


"Twenty Questions" for Easterbrook

Posted by Walter Olson

Fred Baron's credibility, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

When Junk Law Meets Junk Science

Posted by Michael Krauss

O'Connell: time for fee reform

Posted by Walter Olson

Asbestos bankruptcy coverage

Posted by Walter Olson

August 02, 2004


Bristol-Myers wins suit, pays $300M

Posted by Michael Krauss

FTC conference on class actions

Posted by Walter Olson

ATLA: scram, insurance press

Posted by Walter Olson


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Trial Lawyers Inc.: State Attorneys General, October 2011
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