Entries by Eric Schuller

Insurance Industry: We’re #1 (but not in a good way…)

NAIC Stats show delay tactics by Insurance Industry still #1 complaint by Consumers. The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) is the U.S. standard-setting and regulatory support organization created and governed by the chief insurance regulators from the 50 states, the District of Columbia and five U.S. territories. When they released last month’s insurance complaint […]

For Cristy, Consumer Legal Funding Provided a Financial Lifeline and an opportunity to Stand Up to Big Insurance.

Big insurance wants you to believe consumer legal funding is some monstrous organization that doesn’t care about the consumer.   Of course these are only desperate words being used by big insurance to try and protect their decades old strategy of deliberately delaying injury claims in hopes of settling for a less than fair market value […]

Price Controls. Increased Regulations. Stifling Innovation. This isn’t your father’s U.S. Chamber of Commerce

According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, a free market is defined as “an economic market or system in which prices are based on competition among private businesses and not controlled by a government.”    Tom Donohue, President and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce “seems” to agree with this philosophy in a recent op-ed stating, […]

Tightening of Family Budgets makes Consumer Legal Funding an Important Lifeline for Americans

According to an Allstate Financials Life Tracks Poll, nearly half of all Americans live paycheck-to-paycheck.  They rely on those paychecks to cover their essential monthly bills, with minimal-to-no money left over for anything else.  At a time where every household dollar counts, the family budget in America has become very fragile. Moms and Dads who […]

Thanking those who have our backs

This Thanksgiving as we sit down to the dinner table and fight over who is getting the turkey leg or the last roll; let us not forget  the men and women in military who not able to be with their families this holiday. It is because of the sacrifice that they and their families make […]

One B-I-L-L-I-O-N Dollars ….

Even Dr. Evil Couldn’t Hatch a Plan this Sinister No, we’re not talking about the famous line from Dr. Evil in the Austin Powers movie series. Instead of a sinister plot hatched inside the lair of a movie villain, the billion dollars we’re talking about is even scarier to average, hard-working Americans. Recent reporters indicate […]

“Waste to Our Legal System”? Tell that to Sharon, a Former EMT and Firefighter from Lebanon, Tennessee.

In a recent Wall Street Journal article, Harold Kim, executive vice president at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for Legal Reform claimed, “The [consumer legal] funders add a lot of waste to our legal system.” Tell that to a former EMT and firefighter from Lebanon, Tennessee named Sharon. She suffered significant injuries in an […]