ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
Carr v. Google
(9th Cir., to be filed June 15, 2023): Arguing that the District Court erred in certifying an overwhelmingly uninjured damages class. Certified damages classes must exclude the uninjured. Even if the uninjured could be damages class members, individualized inquiries into injury here create a predominance problem. The problem of uninjured class members requires rigorous analysis.
The lack of oversight and transparency around third-party litigation funding threatens the integrity of our legal system
Together, let’s forge a legal landscape that makes equitable access to justice a living reality for all Georgians.
This is an opportunity to reassess the practices and regulations surrounding private-attorney contracting and to enact reforms that promote fairness, transparency and value for taxpayer dollars.
Allowing the company to continue the bankruptcy process will help ensure equitable and efficient resolution in complex mass tort claims