Although people joke about so-called “frivolous lawsuits,” the facts are otherwise. While corporations often sue each other, these days fewer and fewer individuals are actually filing lawsuits. But when individuals are injured by the wrongful conduct of others — such as when insurance companies deny policyholders their legal rights, nursing homes injure their loved ones, pharmaceutical companies sell them unsafe drugs, trucking companies violate the rules of the road, or industrial neighbors pollute their land – their lawsuits are often the only way to hold these wrongdoers accountable.
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And to learn even more, watch Hot Coffee, an eye-opening documentary with jaw-dropping revelations about how corporations spend millions on propaganda campaigns to distort our views of the civil justice system.