When Legal Action Doesnt Pay


It is counterintuitive, but the American legal system, at least as it involves civil (as opposed to criminal) suits really only allows for the successful prosecution of really small or really large causes of action. “Average”-sized lawsuits often can’t be prosecuted effectively due to the costs involved. What’s worse, many unscrupulous people and businesses recognize and take advantage of this circumstance.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2005/06/01/When-Legal-Action-Doesnt-Pay