Legislative Oversight: H.B. 874 (2014)
Requires an annual report to the Legislature regarding litigation initiated
Requires an annual report to the Legislature regarding litigation initiated by a state agency and requires the attorney general to publish an annual report containing a list of all civil actions initiated by the State of Louisiana. Includes fraud cases at the Department of Health and Hospitals in the reporting requirements.
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