U.S. Chamber: Contingency Fee Bill Will Cost Louisiana Jobs

May 24, 2006 | Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Lisa Rickard, president of the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform, today released the following statement regarding legislation that would authorize the Louisiana Attorney General to enter into contingency fee contracts with outside counsel (S.B. 750/H.B. 1397): "This law is not only unnecessary, but if enacted, will be at the expense of hard-working Louisianans. Read More »