Appeal Bond Reform: H.B. 3775 (2011)
Limits the amount of an appeal bond to $25 million
Limits the amount of an appeal bond to $25 million for all judgmnets against defendants with 50+ employees and gross revenue of $5 million, and $1 million for all judgments against all other defendants.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce writes about trial lawyers’ latest pet project – business interruption lawsuits against insurance companies in the wake of COVID-19.
ATRA reports West Virginia attorney general candidates’ inaction on transparency code pledge.
ATRA announces two Utah candidates for attorney general signing its AG transparency code pledge.
A Washington controlled by Democrats would be a bonanza for the trial bar, writes W.J. Kennedy for Legal Newsline.
ATRA supports the SAFE TO WORK Act as part of the Senate’s HEALS Act legislative package for coronavirus relief.