Bob Goodlatte

Jobs, not frivolous class-action lawsuits

Jobs, not frivolous class-action lawsuits

To the editor: My organization agrees with Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and author of the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act: “Frivolous lawsuits have no place in our legal system, and the true victims of frivolous lawsuits are often small businesses and individuals who cannot afford to fight these claims.” (“GOP marks National Consumer Protection Week by voting to 'obliterate' class-action lawsuits,” March 9)

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