State Lawsuit Climate Report

ILR’s Ranking the States report explores how reasonable and balanced the states’ tort liability systems are perceived to be by U.S. businesses.

Download 2017 Report

Blog

Why is a Securities Class Action Lawsuit In Massachusetts Causing a Stir in the Arkansas Legislature?

Boston and Little Rock are more than 1,200 miles apart, but a $300 million settlement in a securities class action lawsuit has developments in the former causing concerns in the latter.

In 2016, attorneys from three law firms—Labaton Sucharow, Thornton Law Firm, and Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein—asked for $75 million in attorneys’ fees for their work on a securities class action against State Street Corp in federal court in Boston. Soon after their fee request was granted, the

Read More »

Featured Resources

View All Resources
  • A 'Fair Deal' for Consumers? An Update on EU Consumer Attitudes Towards Collective Actions and Litigation Funding
    A 'Fair Deal' for Consumers? An Update on EU Consumer Attitudes Towards Collective Actions and Litigation Funding
  • <i>BMS</i>   Battlegrounds: Practical Advice for Litigating Personal Jurisdiction After Bristol-Myers
    BMS Battlegrounds: Practical Advice for Litigating Personal Jurisdiction After Bristol-Myers
  • ILR Research Review - Spring 2018
    ILR Research Review - Spring 2018

See what you missed at last year’s Legal Reform Summit.

Save the Date:

Summit XX

Law, Policy & Politics

What's Trending

U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform | October 24, 2018

Hear from the experts on What's Trending including data privacy liability, the growth of collective redress in the EU, locality litigation, and trial lawyer advertising. Attend the nation's premier Legal Reform Summit!

To review the summit content and panel discussions, please click here.

Learn More