Judicial Nominating Commission Reform: H.B. 367 (2001)
Allows only the governor to appoint members to the state’s
Allows only the governor to appoint members to the state’s Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC). The JNC submits judicial nominees to the governor for appointment to the Florida courts. Prior to this enactment, both the Florida Bar Association and the governor appointed members to the JNC.
ATRA files amicus brief in support of Johnson & Johnson’s decision to appeal a 2019 $465 million judgment against the company, warning against the state attorney general’s expansive use of public nuisance law.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce spoke with Juliette Farley of the Southern California Record about Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week and business interruption lawsuits.
ATRA urges SCOTUS to push back the on overly expansive approaches to jurisdiction shown by courts in Minnesota and Montana.
ATRA reports North Carolina attorney general candidates’ inaction on transparency code pledge.