Florida is ranked #46 in the 2017 Lawsuit Climate Survey: Ranking the States, falling two spots from its already low 2015 ranking. Florida scores poorly in all of the key element categories, but particularly with regard to the competence and impartiality of trial judges—where it ranked 48th.  

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  1. In the News Today - August 8, 2018

    August 08, 2018 | News

    Could Lawsuit Over Insurance Fraud Break "Legislative Logjam" in Florida?... Read More

  2. In the News Today - August 7, 2018

    August 07, 2018 | News

    "Why Bristol-Myers Applies To Absent Class Members"; Florida AG Candidate Says He Wants to "Sue and Go After People"... Read More

  3. In the News Today - July 25, 2018

    July 25, 2018 | News

    Florida Homeowner Blames Assignment of Benefits for Unfinished Work... Read More

  4. In the News Today - July 19, 2018

    July 19, 2018 | News

    "Education, Education, Education": How Florida's Insurers Plan to Tackle the AOB Issue; "Keep Politics Out of the Boardroom"... Read More

  5. In the News Today - June 28, 2018

    June 28, 2018 | News

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  6. In the News Today - June 13, 2018

    June 13, 2018 | News

    Unbeaten At Trial, Bayer and Janssen Say Cycle Of Xarelto Lawsuits 'Needs To Be Stopped'; Florida Contractor Arrested for Involvement in $140K Assignment of Benefits Scheme... Read More

  7. In the News Today - June 7, 2018

    June 07, 2018 | News

    Credit Rating Agency: Assignment of Benefits Abuse May Increase Florida Home Insurance Costs; ILR Recommends Class Action Reforms to the Ontario Law Commission... Read More

  8. State Lawsuits Show Differing Strategies, Views on Private Attorney Contracts

    May 29, 2018 | News

    The wave of six new opioid-related state lawsuits demonstrate the emerging differences in how state governments choose to litigate mass action cases, Legal Newsline reports in Forbes.... Read More

  9. In the News Today - March 16, 2018

    March 16, 2018 | News

    DC Circ. Partly Strikes Down FCC's TCPA Expansion; Op-ed: Fla. Assignment of Benefits Lawsuit Abuse "Out of Control" ... Read More

  10. In the News Today - March 12, 2018

    March 12, 2018 | News

    Lawmakers Fight Over Ways to Curb 'Assignment of Benefits' Abuse; Gov. Wolf's Biggest PAC Donor Includes Money from Secretive Compounding Pharmacies... Read More