TITLE

Unburdening American Business: The Urgent Need for Tort Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Sayther, Colleen
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Dec2003, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
11615961

 

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