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ATRA Celebrates Geneva Carney’s 25th Anniversary

We at ATRA want to celebrate our colleague Geneva Carney’s 25th anniversary as a member of the team.  Geneva joined our staff on July 6, 1993.  Now, as the organization’s […]

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Economic Impact Report Analyzes Excessive Tort Costs on State Economies

Oct. 15, 2018 (WASHINGTON) – Today, the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) and Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (CALA) released six economic impact studies analyzing excessive tort costs in California, Florida, […]

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ATRA Applauds Alan Wilson for Signing 2018 Transparency Code Pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 9, 2018 – The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) today praised South Carolina attorney general candidate Alan Wilson for embracing good-government principles by signing ATRA’s 2018 Transparency […]

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ATRA Applauds Tom Leonard for Signing 2018 Transparency Code Pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 9, 2018 – The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) today praised Michigan attorney general candidate Tom Leonard for embracing good-government principles by signing ATRA’s 2018 Transparency Code […]

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ATRA Encourages Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Candidates to Sign 2018 Transparency Code Pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 9, 2018 – The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) encourages Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and candidate Scott Wagner to sign ATRA’s 2018 Transparency Code pledge and to […]

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Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week Highlights Economic Harm of Frivolous Litigation

Oct. 1, 2018 (WASHINGTON) – Today marks the start of Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week: a week dedicated to putting a spotlight on the abusive lawsuits that clog courtrooms across the […]

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Study Released by American Tort Reform Association: Trial Lawyers Spent $186 Million on Advertising in Second Quarter of 2018

WASHINGTON, SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 – Today, the American Tort Reform Association released a study showing spending and top media markets for TV ads from trial lawyers. “Have you or a […]

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The Twin Cities Added to ATRF’s Judicial Hellholes Watch List

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 9, 2018 – In making a rare midyear addition to its annual “Judicial Hellholes” report, the American Tort Reform Foundation announced that the Twin Cities of Minnesota […]

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ATRA Encourages AG Candidates to Sign 2018 Transparency Code Pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 18, 2018 – The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) encourages Oklahoma Attorney General candidates AG Mike Hunter, Gentner Drummond, Mark Myles, and Angela Bonilla to sign ATRA’s […]

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ATRA Applauds AG Alan Wilson and William Herlong for Signing 2018 Transparency Code Pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 11, 2018 – The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) today praised South Carolina Attorney General candidates AG Alan Wilson and William Herlong for embracing good-government principles by […]