ATRA’s statement on passage of Amendment 1 to Illinois House Bill 3360
Wagner v. Rocky Mountain Planned Parenthood, Inc.
(Colo., filed April 11, 2019): Supporting a petition for cert 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.
In May 2020, the Court disagreed with ATRA’s position and denied summary judgment, finding Planned Parenthood could be liable.
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