Civil Remedy Notice of Bad Faith: H.B. 301 (Lines 332-334) (2019)
Addresses the Cammarata v. State Farm decision by saying a
Addresses the Cammarata v. State Farm decision by saying a civil remedy notice may not be filed within 60 days after appraisal is invoked by any party in a residential property insurance claim. The bill also includes a provision relating to the right of contribution among liability insurers for defense costs.
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.