quote by Jeremy Rifkin

The antitrust litigation currently in the federal courts in the U.S. against Monsanto will be the test case in the life sciences, just as the Microsoft case was the test case in the information sciences.

— Jeremy Rifkin

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I always try to tell a good story, one with a compelling plot that will keep the pages turning. That is my first and primary goal. Sometimes I can tackle an issue-homelessness, tobacco litigation, insurance fraud, the death penalty-and wrap a good story around it.

However, today due to civil litigation funded by cults this option for families has been eliminated. Instead, the only form of cult intervention now practiced is voluntary-with the exception of minor children under the direct supervision of a custodial parent.

Litigation: A machine which you go into as a pig and come out of as a sausage.

Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can.

Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.

We have at least 125 communities in Arizona at risk from wildfire, not because of review processes or litigation delays but because of a lack of federal funding on the ground to actually begin the projects.

The Secular City, having legislated and litigated itself out of any entanglement with the City of God, would be a hell upon earth .

This matter is in litigation. All of you know lawyers. They are adamant that you don't say anything.

Jurisdiction is not given for the sake of the judge, but for that of the litigant.

Litigation is notoriously time-consuming, inefficient, costly and unpredictable.

America with 4% of the world's population has 50% of the worlds lawyers .

... tort lawyers love to point out that 1% of America's health care cost is used to pay malpractice insurance ... but most doctors practice defensive medicine to avoid malpractice litigation ... these costs are not included in the 1% number above.

"[Lawyers who file class-action securities suits] is not a group you would want to marry into your family. "That said, more than half the time the people being sued by the Lerach firm are guilty of outrageous conduct. The problem is, they don't mind (suing) the other half. They are an equal opportunity litigator."

Litigant. A person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones.

Litigation is the pursuit of practical ends, not a game of chess.

In Connecticut, my understanding, although I haven't seen the actual litigation, is that they want to measure every other year and not provide annual assessment as is required in the statute.

They rushed to move it forward, uh, and then a lawsuit was filed and we spent many months litigating, rather than trying to come up with legislation and move forward on that front.

So my attorneys brought litigation in the U.S. federal courts. The judge ruled in our favor.

In the long run, the replacement of the precise and disciplined language of science by the misleading language of litigation and advocacy may be one of the more important sources of damage to society incurred in the current debate over global warming.

We don't we agree that litigation reform to lower the cost of healthcare would be a good starting point?

In the strange heat all litigation brings to bear on things, the very process of litigation fosters the most profound misunderstandings in the world.

While we believe there are fruitful opportunities to update and improve old rules, we do not want to set up a review process that could create a litigation morass.

Frivolous lawsuits are booming in this county.

The U.S. has more costs of litigation per person than any other industrialized nation in the world, and it is crippling our economy.

You can't legislate or litigate good, healthy behavior but we must be willing to educate people at an early age about the affects of unhealthy living.

Fractal litigation, whereby the flapping of a butterfly’s wings on one side of the world resulted in a massive compensation claim on the other.

This is a Pandora's box, for endless litigation, for division in society setting one group against another, and we must for that reason, for community cohesion, resist this bill.

Litigation: A form of hell whereby money is transferred from the pockets of the proletariat to that of lawyers.

Our civilization is shifting from science and technology to rhetoric and litigation.

Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate.

So the Clinton-Gore era culminates with an election as stained as the blue dress, a Democratic chorus complaining that the Constitution should not be the controlling legal authority, and Clinton's understudy dispatching lawyers to litigate this: It depends on what the meaning of 'vote' is.

And just think, fellow Southrons, what kind of a Confederate nation we could have, if after independence, politicians abandoned equivocation and spoke honestly and firmly on all issues? If they were to do their duty to God, nation, and people, there would be virtually no need for any form of federal litigation.

The most important thing in their lives was to have a lawsuit going.

It was not a question of winning or losing it, and indeed it was vital to do neither, for otherwise the suit would be over and done with. A lawsuit was part of the personality, if not the only visible sign of it, to such an extent that there was often no real animosity between the litigants, because they both needed each other.

No one bill will cure the problem of spam.

It will take a combined effort of legislation, litigation, enforcement, customer education, and technology solutions.

What everybody misses here is that we are doing the same thing my father did.

He licensed and litigated and protected his property, and we have to follow the same tradition, because the way the law reads, if you don't protect it, you lose it.

Sometimes I can tackle an issue -homelessness, tobacco litigation, insurance fraud, the death penalty - and wrap a good story around it. These are the best books, the ones with a story and a message.

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