Lawsuit abuse across the U.S. results in more than $160 billion in excessive tort costs
Alec L. v. McCarthy
(D.C. Cir., filed Jan. 2014): Arguing that the public trust doctrine should not provide a means of regulating climate change through the courts.
Court ruled in favor of ATRA’s position in June of 2014. Plaintiff’s Petition for Cert denied in December of 2014.
Financial benefit of reforming Missouri’s tort system could support an additional 20k+ jobs & $3.38B in increased economic activity
$7 million spent in Quarter 1 of 2021 to air nearly 61,000 local legal services TV ads in Illinois
Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signs key bills aimed at improving the state’s civil justice system.