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On October 24th, 2012, the Rutgers Association for Public Interest Law and Rutgers Democratic Law Students Association
Patrick Henry once said, “The liberties of the people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them.” Presumably embracing a sentiment similar to Henry’s, Congress enacted the Freedom of Information
On February 18, 2005, President Bush signed the Class Action Fairness Act (“CAFA”) into law. He described the legislation as “a critical step toward ending the lawsuit culture in our country” and lauded that the law will “ease the needless bu
Litigation is a relatively recession proof business and is, therefore, an attractive asset class to investors. As a result, third party investment in litigation has become a lucrative business.
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