There is no financial incentive for plaintiff lawyers who argue for cy pres," said Perotti.
Perotti and his partners at Dworken & Bernstein insist on using the cy pres doctrine when settling all of its class action suits.
Dworken & Bernstein made history on July 18, 2008 awarding over 30 Ohio charities a pool of nearly $14 million through cy pres from a single lawsuit.
But no good deed goes unpunished," said Cystic Fibrosis Director Nate Cross after reading an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal which viciously criticized cy pres and argued that it should be banned.
What's wrong with using the cy pres money to save a child's life?