Not Dead Yet — Calif. Corporate Liability In The Afterlife
February 14, 2013, 1:12 PM EST
Law360, New York (February 14, 2013, 1:12 PM EST) -- For any company involved in litigation, California is a "big" state: It is our most populated state, our third largest state and home to two of the nation's 10 most populous metropolitan areas. If California were a country, its economy would rank eighth among all nations, between Italy and Brazil.
But to companies that have sold products in California, California also is big in a not-so-positive way. In 2012, the American Tort Reform Association awarded California the dubious honor of being the nation's number one "judicial hellhole"...