ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
Davies v. Multicare Health Systems et. al.
(Wa., filed October 18, 2021): Urging the court to review the lower court’s decision that misapplied the law to create a novel cause of action for informed consent that is inconsistent with the controlling statutes and long-settled case law on informed consent, duplicates a misdiagnosis claim, and is inconsistent with the concept of informed consent in health care.
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