Instead of saving for their retirement or their child’s college education, Florida families are paying approximately $3,400 each year in lawsuit abuse taxes
Instead of saving for their retirement or their child’s college education, Florida families are paying approximately $3,400 each year in lawsuit abuse taxes

Legal Reform

Job creators look at many factors when deciding to move or expand to Florida, and a bottom-10 legal climate only deters economic growth. The Florida Chamber and our partners at the Florida Justice Reform Institute and the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for Legal Reform are pushing for common sense reform that fixes Florida’s broken legal system.

 

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The latest updates on legal reform in Florida

Button_UpdateLegal_108x75Court Rules in Favor of Job Creators
The Third District Court of Appeals  ruled against trial lawyers in a case that will help keep workers’ comp rates fair.
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Button_UpdateCapitol_108x75Sen. Brandes’ Florida Chamber-Backed Bill
Would Help Improve Florida’s Legal Climate

SB 1088 provides a certain time limit for an insurer
to assess and remedy a claim.
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Button_UpdateCapitol_108x75 Florida Chamber-Backed Bills Save Floridians Money
and Improve Florida’s Insurance and Legal Climates
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Button_UpdateCapitol_108x75Action Alert: Oppose Lawsuit Abuse Bill TODAY (SB 794)
Stop Personal Injury Trial Lawyers From Making Florida a More Expensive Place to Live
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Button_UpdateCapitol_108x75Anti-Business Bill Further Delayed
Trial Lawyer-Friendly SB 794
May Be Heard Next Week
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Button_OnePager1Pager_LegalReform_AccuracyinDamages_2015_108x75Accuracy in Damages
The greatest element of economic damages in a personal injury lawsuit is often medical bills.
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Button_OnePager1Pager_LegalReform_FairSettlement_2015_108x75Fair Settlement
Florida is considered one of the worst states in the country for exposure to bad faith litigation.

Visit www.FLChamber.com/StopLawsuitAbuse to learn how you can help.

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