Third Circuit Ruling Blocks Bankruptcy Proceedings for LTL Management

The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) is disappointed to learn that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled against LTL Management, LLC in a case regarding the […]

Trial lawyers target agriculture products in ‘Judicial Hellholes’

This op-ed was originally published by Agri-Pulse. Mass tort litigation has become a multi-billion-dollar industry for trial lawyers over the past several decades as they’ve targeted everything from tobacco and […]

Gov. DeSantis Signs Key Legal Reform Bill In Florida

SB 2-A to improve FL property insurance; addresses assignment of benefits, one way attorney fee shifting, third-party bad faith

ATRA Brief Calls on SCOTUS to Review Near Limitless Per Violation Civil Penalties

Arbitrary, excessive punishments result from lack of clarity under some laws

Frivolous ‘No-Injury’ Lawsuits Thrive in California

State ranked No. 3 among worst ‘Judicial Hellholes’ in nation with residents paying $1,900 per year in ‘tort tax’

Endless Coastal Litigation Creates Climate of Lawsuit Abuse in ‘Judicial Hellhole’ Louisiana

Residents pay ‘tort tax’ of more than $1,010 amid all-time high inflation

Cook County Lawsuits Fail to Claim Actual Injuries

In No. 5 worst ‘Judicial Hellhole,’ Chicago residents pay $2,094 each in annual tort tax

Florida Legislature on Judicial Hellholes Watch List

Lawmakers’ lack of action on legal reform to blame for inclusion

St. Louis ‘Judicial Hellhole’ Judges Permit ‘Junk’ Science Evidence, Known Haven for Trial Lawyers

Residents pay $1,463 annual ‘tort tax’ amid record-high inflation

South Carolina Asbestos Litigation Ranked ‘Judicial Hellhole’

Problematic case proceedings make the state’s asbestos docket one of the worst in the country