Lawsuit abuse across the U.S. results in more than $160 billion in excessive tort costs
Ford Motor Company v. Montana Eighty Judicial District Court (“Gullet”) and Bandemer v. Ford Motor Company
(U.S., filed March 6, 2020): Arguing that a manufacturer should not be subject to specific personal jurisdiction in a forum where the manufacturer has in-forum contacts but those in-forum contacts are unconnected to the plaintiff’s claim.
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.