Tuesday, October 9, 2007
Oral argument is today before the Supreme Court in Stoneridge Investors, and the Wall St. Journal has a front-page story about the campaigns conducted by both the plaintiffs' bar and business groups to influence opinion. Over thirty amici briefs were filed in the case. WSJ, Big-Money Battle Pits Business vs. Trial Bar. SEC Commissioner Paul Atkins has an op-ed piece in the WSJ, the title of which summarizes his view, Just Say 'No' to the Trial Lawyers.