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Top 10 Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2013

Dec 26, 2013

A group of Idaho inmates’ lawsuit blaming eight brewers for causing their lives of crime tops the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform’s (ILR) survey of the top 10 most ridiculous lawsuits of 2013. ILR also released a highlight video containing each lawsuit on the list.

5 Christmas Classics Ruined by Red Tape

Dec 23, 2013

Christmas is upon us, but even the merriest of holidays is made a little less bright by a regulatory system that costs our economy $1.8 trillion annually. That is enough to make anyone say, “Bah humbug!” Five of the season’s most treasured traditions are burdened by bureaucratic tie ups.

Christmas Trees

The High Cost of Hubris

Dec 20, 2013

U.S. manufacturers, service providers, and innovators increasingly sell their wares to the ninety-five per cent of global consumers who live outside the United States.  But they could soon find themselves faced with billions of dollars in penalties in key markets as a result of discriminatory U.S policies.