In the seven years after Congress passed the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 in an attempt to rein in class-action abuses, those three firms extracted more than $420 million in attorneys' fees tied to out-of-court settlements--not jury verdicts--in 23 lawsuits, nearly all of them in Miller County.
What does CAFA stand for?
CAFA stands for Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (US)
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- Centre Académique de Formation Administrative
- Centro de Ayuda a la Familia Agredida
- Cercle Amical France Allemagne
- Charities Aid Foundation America
- Chemically Activated Fly Ash
- Chicago Accra Friendship Association
- China Central Academy of Fine Arts (Beijing, China)
- China-Arab Friendship Association
- Chinese American Faculty Association
- Citizens Against Forced Annexation
- Club Archief Fok Aangelegenheden
- Club d'Affaires Franco-Allemand (French: Franco-German Business Club)
- Coal Act Fairness Alliance
- Coal Aston Football Academy (UK)
- Coated Abrasives Fabricators Association
- College of Architecture and Fine Arts
- Committee for Administrative and Financial Affairs
- Committee on Admissions and Financial Aid
- Committee on Anti-Filipino Activities
- Community Action to Fight Asthma
Samples in periodicals archive:
Universal Health Card filed their case in federal court under the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (CAFA).
Presumably, these concerns have been at least somewhat alleviated by the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005.
Topics include (for example) theories of liability, types of injuries and damages, and the impact of the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005.
At the White House signing ceremony, President Bush stated "[t]he Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 marks a critical step toward ending the lawsuit culture in our country.
18, President Bush signed into law the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (PL 109-14).
1) Nonetheless, Congress passed the so-called Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (CAFA) in February, and the president signed it into law.