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Shocking State Jury Award Highlights Deep Flaws In Civil Justice System
Topic: Civil Justice Reform
James C. Martin and Lisa M. Baird , partners with the Los Angeles office of Reed Smith Crosby Heafey LLP, focus on how a multi-billion dollar jury verdict in a case against cigarette manufacturer is merely a snapshot of the serious, larger problem that exists with America's civil justice system generally, and with punitive damages in particular.
Legal Opinion Letter, April 25, 2003, 2 pages
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