ATRA praises the passage of HB 6030 in Michigan, enacting COVID-19 liability protections.
Devey v. Johnson & Johnson
(S.C., filed August 17, 2020): Arguing against the consolidation of two very different asbestos cases involving different injuries and products. Consolidated trials are highly prejudicial to defendants and raise due process concerns. There are few, if any, efficiencies to be gained by consolidating asbestos cases.
ATRA’s statement on the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania’s ruling in Hammons v. Ethicon to allow an out-of-state lawsuit to continue, openly defying SCOTUS precedent.
ATRA files amicus brief in support of Johnson & Johnson’s decision to appeal a 2019 $465 million judgment against the company, warning against the state attorney general’s expansive use of public nuisance law.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce spoke with Juliette Farley of the Southern California Record about Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week and business interruption lawsuits.