Florida’s legal climate is considered a “judicial hellhole,” thanks to special interest groups and their tactics of ‘more lawsuits.’
Florida’s legal climate is considered a “judicial hellhole,” thanks to special interest groups and their tactics of ‘more lawsuits.’

Legal Reform

The sunny climate may be one of Florida’s most enduring assets, but unfair laws and courts are storm clouds on Florida’s horizon. This is a reasonable conclusion from the findings of the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform’s (ILR) newly released 2015 Lawsuit Climate Survey ranking the fifty states on their lawsuit systems. For the fourth consecutive time, the Sunshine State sits in the bottom ten, 44th out of 50. This is a three-spot drop from the last survey three years ago.

 

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The latest updates on legal reform in Florida

 Button_UpdateILR_108x75VISIT the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform
Florida is ranked #44 in the 2015 Lawsuit Climate Survey.
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Button_ActNowCapitol_108x75CONTACT LAWMAKERS to Oppose HB 1005
Urge lawmakers to oppose efforts to further damage Florida’s legal climate.
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Button_UpdateCapitol_108x75URGE Key Lawmakers: Support SB 632
Ask the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee to support legal reform efforts.
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Button_ActNowLegal_108x75CONTACT Key Lawmakers
Email key lawmakers on the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee and urge them to support SB 632.
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Button_ReportILR_TrialLawyerMarketing_108x75READ the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform Report
Trial Lawyer Marketing
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Button_OnePager1Pager_LegalReform_2016_108x75DOWNLOAD a Legal Reform One Pager
Fixing Florida’s Broken Legal System

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

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