State Lawsuit Climate Report

ILRís Lawsuit Climate report explores how reasonable and balanced the statesí tort liability systems are perceived to be by U.S. business.

Download Report »
 

News & Blog

In the News Today - April 1, 2015

"Governor Herbert has helped Utah take a significant step to rein in the troublesome practice of awarding contingency fee contracts to outside plaintiffs' lawyers. Such schemes enrich lawyers at the expense of taxpayers and raise concerns about 'pay-to-play,' conflicts of interest, the use of a public entity for personal gain, and fairness in prosecutions," said ILR President Lisa A. Rickard in a statement applauding the signing of Utah's outside counsel sunshine law. (ILR Press Release) Read More »