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About Jamie Court

Jamie Court is an award-winning and nationally recognized consumer advocate. The President of the Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights in Santa Monica, he is co-author of Making A Killing: HMOs and the Threat To Your Health. Court helped to pioneer the HMO patients' rights movement in the United States, sponsoring successful laws in California and aiding them elsewhere. He also inspired the nation's first flat-rate, low-cost auto insurance program for the poor and other consumer protection laws. He lives in Los Angeles, California.


What They're Saying About Jamie Court

“A tireless consumer activist.” —Los Angeles Times

“Jamie Court shows how, in dimension after dimension, corporateering has become both ball and chain on America's promise and an implant within our consciousness. It's time to become self-conscious before the large corporations achieve their ultimate merger — with you! Are you skeptical? Read Jamie Court. A star is born.” —Ralph Nader

“Jamie Court is a valuable voice in the constant search for the balance between government and business.” —Sol Price, founder of Price Club/Costco

“In Corporateering, Jamie Court provides a great example of the consequences of corporate power and the responsibility that comes with that power. It is a must read for every CEO.” —Chris Larsen, Chairman & CEO, E-loan

“He's notorious for his dramatic, sharp-tongued attacks on the health-care and auto-insurance industries, and on any politician who takes their campaign cash.” —The Wall Street Journal

“Jamie Court is one activist health maintenance executives love to hate.” —San Francisco Chronicle