Medical Records: AB 727 (1996)
Overturns the 1990 Court of Appeals decisions in Ambrose v.
Overturns the 1990 Court of Appeals decisions in Ambrose v. General Cas. Co. which denied access to medical records pre-existing the date of the occurrence at issue in a given lawsuit. Allows a court order to provide requested information including directly relevant medical records, pre-existing conditions and treatments.
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.
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.