BRIEFS & DOCUMENTS
Legal briefs and documents can be accessed on this site through the Case Index in each of the following categories: Access to Justice, Civil Rights and Liberties, Consumers’ Rights, Environmental Protection, Toxic Torts, and Workers’ Rights. Briefs and documents are available in the individual case listings. Cases are listed in alphabetical order by case name in each category. To locate a case and its briefs and documents by case name, use our SEARCH BOX in the upper right corner of each page.
The Public Justice Foundation produces an array of publications, including books, our newsletter, Trial Lawyers Doing Public Justice, membership and Access to Justice Campaign brochures, and on occasions, special reports. For more information about our publications, click here.
HIGHLIGHTS OF KEY CASES
Public Justice has a long and impressive record as lead counsel, co-counsel or amicus in a broad range of cases in the public interest. Read the highlights of our landmark, precedent-setting cases over the years.
PUBLIC INTEREST DATABASE
Our one-of-a-kind database will help you connect with more than 2,000 public interest groups, lawyers’ associations, law schools, and online legal resources throughout the U.S.
PUBLIC JUSTICE IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE
Articles and Testimony: Whether the subject is federal preemption, civil rights, constitutional rights, mandatory arbitration, toxic torts, consumer rights, or environmental protection, Public Justice is often called upon for insight and analysis on matters of public interest. Our attorneys, other staff members, Board members, and activists often contribute to magazines and legal journals, Op-Eds, blogs and even -- by way of testimony -- the Congressional Record. Read some of the recent testimony and published work by and about us.
Speakers' Bureau: Our staff members and activists frequently participate in conferences, symposia, panel discussions and congressional hearings to educate the legal community, public interest groups and the public about Public Justice, the Public Justice Foundation, and important legal and social matters our work addresses, including access to justice, civil rights and liberties, class action, constitutional, consumers' rights, court secrecy, environmental protection, federal preemption, mandatory arbitration, toxic torts, and workers' rights issues. See our scheduled speaking engagements.
If you would like to arrange for a Public Justice Foundation speaker at a law school, lawyers' association, judicial, public interest, organizational or other event -- or you would like to volunteer to speak somewhere on our behalf -- please contact Outreach Coordinator Cassandra Goings at (202) 797-8600 ext. 244 or e-mail
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