Lawsuit abuse across the U.S. results in more than $160 billion in excessive tort costs
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.
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.