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Missouri voters: Let’s rein in the lawsuits

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By Lisa A. Rickard, president of the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform, and Dan Mehan, president of the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry Has the “Show Me State” become the “Show Me Lawsuits State?” That’s the concern of the majority of likely Missouri voters, according to a statewide survey.  Seventy-nine percent of Missourians […]

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Missouri Chamber testifies in support of bill to require people who testify as expert witnesses to actually be experts

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A Senate committee has begun discussing a common-sense bill that requires people who testify in court as expert witnesses – and who have the ability to significantly influence the outcome of cases – to meet basic standards. Brian Bunten, general counsel for the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry, testified in support of the bill. […]

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