Medical Liability Reform: Prejudgment Interest Reform: S.B. 1118 (2012)
Ensures that a full 91-day period is given to defendants
Ensures that a full 91-day period is given to defendants who submit an affidavit of meritorious defense and ends the practice of prejudgment interest being awarded on attorney fees and costs in medical liability cases.
Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signs key bills aimed at improving the state’s civil justice system.
The U.S. Supreme Court has a chance to rein in state court rulings that impose liability on pharmaceutical companies that go beyond, and even contradict, the federal regulatory process of the FDA, according to Tiger Joyce, president of the American Tort Reform Association. He explains why it is imperative the high court review a case involving Janssen Pharmaceuticals.
Governor Jim Justice signs four key bills aimed at improving the state’s civil justice system
State Senator from Shreveport-Bossier seeks to curb over-the-top, dishonest ads
Bill on seat belt admissibility heads to Governor