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Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins Responds to United Policyholders’ Insurance Lawsuit Report

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June 15, 2015

Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins Responds to United Policyholders’ Insurance Lawsuit Report

“We know from failed experiments in other states like California that so-called “bad faith” laws harm consumers by dramatically increasing the cost of insurance and driving carriers from the market. It’s certainly suspicious that United Policyholders, a group funded by the personal injury lawyer lobby, is advocating for higher attorneys’ fees as the solution to a problem they appear to have wholly fabricated.”

-Tom Stebbins, Executive Director, Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York

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