Medical Liability Reform: S.B. 1018 (2009)
Raised the burden of proof in medical liability actions against
Raised the burden of proof in medical liability actions against healthcare providers and hospitals to clear and convincing evidence in connection with certain emergency medical services.
Lawsuit abuse across the U.S. results in more than $160 billion in excessive tort costs
Financial benefit of reforming Missouri’s tort system could support an additional 20k+ jobs & $3.38B in increased economic activity
$7 million spent in Quarter 1 of 2021 to air nearly 61,000 local legal services TV ads in Illinois
Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signs key bills aimed at improving the state’s civil justice system.