ATRA’s statement on passage of Amendment 1 to Illinois House Bill 3360
Wagner v. Rocky Mountain Planned Parenthood, Inc.
(Colo., filed October 21, 2019): Arguing that the majority decision below upended settled law and tort principles on causation by failing to undertake the substantial factor and predominant cause analyses and by holding that a landowner can be liable for the premeditated acts of a mass shooter. Public policy and the impacts to landowners of a contrary result align with finding no landowner liability for the premeditated acts of a mass shooter.
ATRA’s statement on Amendment 1 to Illinois House Bill 3360
ATRA President Tiger Joyce released the following statement in response to the unprecedented attack on the U.S. Capitol building on January 6:
ATRA voices its disappointment as Congress fails to include liability protections in its latest COVID-19 relief package.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce writes in this op-ed about a growing trend of state courts bucking SCOTUS precedent when it comes to personal jurisdiction.
Activism in AG’s office, Supreme Court’s acceptance of lawsuit funding and loose venue rules to blame