In the News Today - January 18, 2018

January 18, 2018

New Book Says Multidistrict Litigation Becoming ‘More and More Deplorable’: In a new book, a Florida attorney says the growth of multidistrict litigation is “a shift away from the rule of law to a system of arbitrary justice.” Nearly 40 percent of pending civil cases in federal courts are currently consolidated in multidistrict litigation. (Legal Newsline)

Man Concludes Six-Figure Run By Settling 31st TCPA Lawsuit: A man who has filed 31 Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuits since 2010 has settled his last one, bringing his total payout to $800,000. (Forbes/Legal Newsline)