Joint and Several Liability Reform: HB 551 (1988).
Requires that juries be instructed to determine the percentage of
Requires that juries be instructed to determine the percentage of fault appropriate to each claimant, defendant, third party defendant and defendant settling out of court and apportion each party’s equitable share in accordance with the respective percentages of fault. Prudential Life Ins. Co. v. Moody, 696 S.W.2d 503 (Ky. 1985).
ATRA reports neither candidate for West Virginia Attorney General has signed its transparency oath, writes Chris Dickerson for the West Virginia Record.
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.