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"Damages" in an Injury Lawsuit: An Introduction for Lay People
Your Deposition: What to Expect
The Burden of Proof -- What must plaintiffs prove to win their case?
Bringing a Lawsuit to Find Out What Happened and Why
Subrogation: Piggyback Claims by Health Insurers in Injury Lawsuits
Why Secret Settlements of Injury Lawsuits Are Bad (for Everyone but the Defendant)
Karl Rove's Efforts to "Buy" Courts Harmed America, Says Legendary Attorney
What are the Implications of Alice v. CLS?
How Auto Defects Can Cause Passenger Injury
Polsinelli Podcasts - Class Action Lawsuits: What to do When the Claim Arrives
Polsinelli Podcast - Business Litigation Survival Guide
An Overview of the 2014 Class Action Survey
Polsinelli Podcast - FDA Proposed Changes to Food Labels and What it May Mean for Manufacturers
Class Action Litigation Reform – Interview with Dan Pascucci, Member, Mintz Levin
Craft Beer Boom in Michigan
To read the full 2015 Class Action Survey report, please visit ClassActionSurvey.com.
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