Unburdening American Business: The Urgent Need for Tort Reform

Sayther, Colleen
December 2003
Financial Executive;Dec2003, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p6
Academic Journal
In this article the author discusses the need to reform the tort system in the U.S. She examines the impact of tort excess on consumers and business enterprises and discusses several factors that should considered before filing a liability claim. She notes that the majority of the money awarded in these cases never reaches the victims and is absorbed by lawyers and other players in the system.


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