Medical Liability: S.B. 1905 (2014)
Provides that a health care provider’s failure to comply with
Provides that a health care provider’s failure to comply with or a health care provider’s breach of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act shall not be admissible, used to determine the standard of care, or the legal basis for a presumption of negligence in any medical liability action.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce penned an op-ed for Law360 on the surge of COVID-19-related lawsuits targeting the insurance industry.
ATRA praises the passage of HB 6030 in Michigan, enacting COVID-19 liability protections.
ATRA’s statement on the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania’s ruling in Hammons v. Ethicon to allow an out-of-state lawsuit to continue, openly defying SCOTUS precedent.
Amanda Bronstad with Law.com writes about the potential repercussions if the 2019 $465 million judgment against Johnson & Johnson stands.
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.