TITLE

Fare for lawyers

AUTHOR(S)
Gest, Ted
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/27/92, Vol. 113 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Association of Trial Lawyers of America is starting a convention in the nation's capital this weekend to plot more ways to win personal-injury lawsuits. List of the litigation issues that may prove to be financial winners; ATM attacks; Breast implants charges; Electromagnetic radiation; Lead paint; Police brutality; Water burns; Car rollovers.
ACCESSION #
9207270938

 

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