This shift is not in the best interests of consumers, manufacturers, or the state as a whole
T.S. v. Holy Cross
(La., filed April 3, 2023): Arguing that the Louisiana Supreme Court has consistently interpreted the Louisiana Constitution as prohibiting the legislative revival of prescribed claims. This Court’s plurality decision in Chance does not support revival of prescribed claims. Finally, arguing that permitting a violation of vested rights would undermine the purpose of prescription defenses generally, significantly damaging the balance of litigation interests and the stability of insurance markets.
On June 27, the Court remanded the case back to the trial court without ruling on the constitutionality of the statute.
Michigan lawmakers must consider the unintended consequences of expanding liability
The Trial Lawyer Playbook report serves as a call to action, promoting transparency, accountability, and fairness in the legal system.
ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
The lack of oversight and transparency around third-party litigation funding threatens the integrity of our legal system