First it was damage caps - now it's Christmas caps!
Have a quick read (it's very short) of Overlawyered: Party like it's a Vioxx settlement and perhaps you'll wonder what I did: "Who gives a damn how much Lanier spends on a Christmas party?" Do we need to place caps on Christmas party expenditures?
This is a standard "reformer" tactic: Attack wealthy trial lawyers just for being wealthy. Of course, the same "reform" gang bristles when wealthy corporations are attacked for being wealthy.