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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Consumer Should Be on Par With Labor and Industry Annotation pdf (120,756 Bytes) trs (5,431 Bytes)
Consumer Should Be on Par With Labor and Industry
Transcript provided by Joshua Lederberg.
Description:
NOTE: This article also appeared under the headline, "Consumer Protection", in the Saturday, July 4, 1970 edition of The Stanford Daily.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (120,756 Bytes)
Date:
1970-07-04 (July 4, 1970)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Source:
Periodical: Lederberg, Joshua. "Consumer Should Be on Par With Labor and Industry." Washington Post, (4 July 1970). Article. Newspaper Column. 1 Image.
Lederberg UI: S216
Publisher:
Washington Post
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Washington Post.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: SAM Science and Man Series
Original File Name:
/j/jsl/SAM/S216 (5,431 Bytes)
Box Number: 109
Folder Number: 16
Unique Identifier:
BBABXY
Accession Number:
94
Document Type:
Articles
Newspaper columns
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
text/plain
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Science and Man
Folder: S216: "Consumer Should Be on Par With Labor and Industry" (4 July 1970)
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2005-03-28
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW:  Class action suits, as another forum for reconciliation of
class interests (consumers vs. industry/labor;)  How to fund
Consumers Union research, ensure information equity;

I had not anticipated how class action would become vehicle for
lawyerr enrichment; and how difficult reform would then be given
a lwayer-ridden Congress;  I don't know if organizations like NRDC
have had any compensation in their suits for enforcement of NEPA;
 8/17/02 NY Times had article on Susan Koniak paper in Harvard Journal
of law and public policy, on a court in Madison Cty., IL, which
seems to lean towards abusive lawyer enrichment;

jl 8/17/02