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Against greedy Trial Lawyers

We need boots on the ground to DEFEND LOUISIANA! Our energy economy and jobs are under attack. Join us in giving greedy trial lawyers the boot!



30,000

Louisiana jobs lost

As the lawsuits soar, jobs and opportunity disappear.

Give Greedy Trial Lawyers

the boot

A few money grabbing trial lawyers are abusing the legal system and severely damaging Louisiana. These unfair and outlandish lawsuits are hurting our economy, families and communities. The trial lawyers are making millions, and Louisiana is paying the price.

The energy sector is the economic engine in our state and we must defend it at all costs. Give ‘Em The Boot was founded to protect Louisiana from the unfair lawsuits that threaten our way of life.

Join us to help give the greedy trial lawyers the boot!

facts

Greedy trial lawyers make millions and Louisiana pays the price.

Lost Wages IN LOUISIANA

$1.5 billion in wages lost from oil & gas jobs.

FEED ON GREED

Trial lawyers teach others how to "farm" these money-making suits for easy money.

BUSINESS SUPPORT VANISHES

Decreased tax revenues to fund our schools, hospitals and roads.

good bye industry

As the number of lawsuits soars, the rig count plummets.
2006: 106 suits = 39 rigs
2013: 342 suits = 14 rigs

LOST JOBS

Louisiana lost 30,000 oil and gas jobs.

STACKS OF LAWSUITS

3,000 different companies and individuals have been sued.

lost funding

for our schools, roads & hospitals

14% of Louisiana's tax revenue is generated from the oil and gas industry. Losing that revenue will damage the construction and maintenance of our entire public system. Our state will suffer devastating consequences as the tax revenues generated by the oil industry disappear.

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