H.Con.Res. 62 (1988)


● urges Supreme Court to provide for “certificate of merit”

● urges Supreme Court to provide for “certificate of merit” requiring plaintiff and defendant to file a certificate stating merit of claim or defense and that an expert witness will testify to it
● recommends that Supreme Court amend Rule 68 directing that all costs be awarded against party failing to accept a reasonable offer of settlement
● recommends Supreme Court amend Rule 59 to allow the Court to review an award to raise or lower it if the Court believes amounts are excessive or inadequate
Joint and Several Liability Reform: HB 21 (1996): Ky. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 411.182.

Bars application of the rule of joint and several liability in the recovery of all damages.

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