ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
Doe v. Niagara Falls City School District and LaSalle Junior High School
(N.Y. 4th App., filed September 14, 2022): Arguing that reviving time-barred claims undermines New York’s civil justice system and that invalidating the CVA’s claims-revival provision is consistent with the majority approach among states. Additionally, arguing that CVA’s revival of time-barred claims violates due process under the New York State Constitution.
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