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In Idaho, Lawyers Voice Concern Over Stricter ‘Loser Pays’ Standard

Proponents of a “loser pays” system for attorneys’ fees say it helps to curb frivolous civil litigation. But a recent ruling by Idaho’s highest court has inflamed a debate over whether the state has gone too far in shifting litigation risks to plaintiffs. The new standard, put into place by the court in that ruling, […]

(via WSJ)