Healthcare Liability: H.B. 2008/S.B. 1522 (2011)
Healthcare Liability – Amends existing Tennessee medical liability laws to replace
Healthcare Liability – Amends existing Tennessee medical liability laws to replace the term “medical malpractice” with “health care liability action” and expands the definition of “health care provider,” to expressly include nursing homes, assisted living facilities, mental health centers, pharmacists and employees of these individuals and entities within the ambit of medical liability laws.
ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
The lack of oversight and transparency around third-party litigation funding threatens the integrity of our legal system
Together, let’s forge a legal landscape that makes equitable access to justice a living reality for all Georgians.
This is an opportunity to reassess the practices and regulations surrounding private-attorney contracting and to enact reforms that promote fairness, transparency and value for taxpayer dollars.
Allowing the company to continue the bankruptcy process will help ensure equitable and efficient resolution in complex mass tort claims