Missouri: The Cost of Lawsuit Abuse

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Once dubbed the “Wild West” of lawsuit abuse, Texas is now a leader in the lawsuit reform movement – and the resulting benefits to Texans are undeniable.  Lawsuit reforms have helped create or retain jobs, allowed small employers to flourish, improved access to health care, especially in underserved areas of our state, and brought balance and fairness to our courts.

For a glimpse into a state that hasn’t reined in its lawsuit abuse problem and whose economy is feeling the negative impact, consider Missouri, which has been home to groundless lawsuits and outrageous verdicts.  Read more here about the economic impact that excessive litigation costs are having on the “Show Me” state.