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PUBLICATIONS

Wheels of Fortune: A Report on the Litigation Industry's Disability Practice
November 2014


A Report on Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism
by James R. Copland,, Margaret M. O'Keefe, October 2014


Companies Fight Back Against Chevedden: Unions and Social Investors Ramp Up Push on Corporate Political Spending
by James R. Copland, March 2014


The Shadow Lengthens: The Continuing Threat of Regulation by Prosecution
by James R. Copland,, Isaac Gorodetski, February 2014


The FDA’s Misguided Regulation of Stem-Cell Procedures: How Administrative Overreach Blocks Medical Innovation
by Richard A. Epstein, September 2013


Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism
by James R. Copland, September 2013


Patent Trolls: A Report on the Litigation Industry's Intellectual Property Line of Business
July 2013


Proxy Monitor 2013: Political Spending, Say on Pay, and Other Key Issues to Watch in the 2013 Proxy Season
by James R. Copland, March 2013


Class Actions, Arbitration, and Consumer Rights: Why Concepcion is a Pro-Consumer Decision
by Ted Frank, February 2013


Proxy Monitor 2012: A Report on Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism
by James R. Copland,, Yevgeniy Feyman, September 2012


Corporate Political Spending: Why the New Critics Are Wrong
by Robert J. Shapiro,, Douglas Dowson, June 2012


The Shadow Regulatory State: The Rise of Deferred Prosecution Agreements
by James R. Copland, May 2012


Shareholder Activism: What to Watch for in the 2012 Proxy Season
by James R. Copland, Winter 2012


Trial Lawyers Inc.: Attorneys General - A Report On The Alliance Between State AGs And The Plaintiffs' Bar 2011
October 2011


Proxy Monitor 2011: A Report on Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism
by James R. Copland, Fall 2011


New Database Reveals Shareholder Proposal Trends
by James R. Copland, Winter 2011


Regulation by Prosecution: The Problems with Treating Corporations as Criminals
by James R. Copland, December 2010


Trial Lawyers, Inc. Environment
August 2010


Trial Lawyers Inc. K Street: A Report on the Litigation Lobby
2010


It's a crime?: Flaws in Federal Statutes That Punish Standard Business Practice
by Marie Gryphon, December 2009


Health Hazard: Litigation Increases Medical Costs, but Lawyers Block Reform
October 2009


Greater Justice, Lower Cost: How a "Loser Pays" Rule Would Improve the American Legal System
by Marie Gryphon, December 2008


Louisiana Litigators: While People Leave the Pelican State, Attorneys Thrive
December 2008


Watching West Virginia: Businesses Look at Litigation Climate and Leave the Mountain State
October 2008


Judging Ohio: Legal Reforms are Steering Ohio's Struggling Economy in the Right Direction
August 2008


Michigan on Trial: Litigation Industry Looks to Recapture the Great Lakes State
June 2008


Trial Lawyers Inc. Asbestos: A Report on the Asbestos Litigation Industry
2008


JUDICIAL LEAD-ERSHIP: State Courts Are Rebuffing the Trial Lawyers' Attack on Paint Manufacturers
by James R. Copland, July 2007


THE MOVE TO REVERSE MICHIGAN'S MODEL REFORMS: Why Wolverine Staters Should Just Say No to the Trial Bar's War on Drugs
by James R. Copland, June 2006


Medical Malpractice Awards, Insurance, and Negligence: Which Are Related?
by Alexander Tabarrok,, Amanda Agan, May 2006


Silicosis
by James R. Copland, January 2006


Trial Lawyers, Inc. Illinois: A Report on the Lawsuit Industry in Illinois
2006


What We Know and What We Don’t Know about Modern Class Actions
by George Priest, February 2005


Trial Lawyers Inc. California: A Report on the Lawsuit Industry in California
2005


Trial Lawyers Inc. Health Care: The Lawsuit Industry's Effect on American Health
2005


One Small Step for a County Court . . . One Giant Calamity for the National Legal System
by John H. Beisner,, Jessica Davidson Miller,, Matthew M. Shors, April 2003


Trial Lawyers, Inc.: A Report on the Lawsuit Industry in America
2003


Anatomy of a Madison County (Illinois) Class Actions: A Study of Pathology
by Lester Brickman, August 2002


Class Action Magnet Courts: The Allure Intensifies
by John H. Beisner,, Jessica Davidson Miller, July 2002


Class Actions: The Need for a Hard Second Look
by Richard A. Epstein, March 2002


They're Making a Federal Case Out of It . . . In State Court
by John H. Beisner,, Jessica Davidson Miller, September 2001


Reflections of a Survivor of State Judicial Election Warfare
by Justice Robert Young, June 2001


The New American Rule: A First Amendment to the Client’s Bill of Rights
by Richard W. Painter, March 2000


 
 
 

 

 

 
 
 

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