In the News Today - August 8, 2019

August 08, 2019

ILR Releases New Research Detailing Litigation Threat to Louisiana Economy: This morning, ILR released Litigation vs. Restoration: Addressing Louisiana’s Coastal Land Loss, which details the importance of the energy industry in Louisiana and the impact of the litigation that continues to target it. The paper concludes with a call for state and local leaders to work with the energy industry to remediate coastal damage, rather than filing lawsuits that only serve to enrich plaintiffs’ lawyers (Institute for Legal Reform).