In the News Today - July 8, 2019

July 08, 2019

Louisiana Tort Laws “Encourage Claims And Litigation,” Insurer Association CEO Says: Jeff Albright, the CEO of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Louisiana said the state’s “tort laws encourage claims and litigation," which is partly to blame for the state’s expensive auto insurance premiums. (Louisiana Record)

For Funders And Plaintiffs’ Lawyers, It’s “Game On” In Australia: Class action litigation and the capital managers who fund them are on the rise in Australia. The Australia High Court is due to issue a decision on how claims are funded by third parties, which could change the litigation landscape in the country. (Lawfuel)