In the News Today - May 3, 2019

May 03, 2019

Judge Says TPLF Invites Questions of “Control”: The judge overseeing the Marriott data breach litigation said he has been asking plaintiffs’ lawyers about the presence of litigation funders because the practice invites “a question about is there to be control” from someone who is invested in the lawsuit. (Law.com)

U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform Adds Capitol Hill Lawyer To Executive Team: The U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform announced the hire of John Abegg, who worked as Sen. Mitch McConnell’s chief counsel for almost 20 years, to its leadership team. (Corporate Counsel)