ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
Ingham v. Johnson & Johnson
(Mo., August 14, 2020): Urging the Court to review the appellate court’s decision affirming personal jurisdiction over 15 non-residents’ claims against non-resident defendant & imposing $2.24 billion judgment in talc litigation.
November 3, 2020, the Missouri Supreme Court refused to review the lower court’s decision allowing the verdict to stand.
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