Lawsuit abuse across the U.S. results in more than $160 billion in excessive tort costs
Scholle v. Delta Airlines
(Colo., filed February 24, 2020): Arguing that a plaintiff cannot claim as damages expenses submitted for medical treatment in the workers’ compensation system that are void and unenforceable as a matter of law. It would allow a plaintiff to submit as “reasonable value” expenses that are legally void under Colorado law.
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.