Exempted from liability manufacturers, distributors or sellers of food, or an association of one or more such entities, for claims of obesity or obesity related illness. The liability exemption does not apply if the manufacturer or distributor failed to provide nutritional information as required by an applicable state or federal statute, rule or regulation or has materially false or misleading information to the public.
Obesity Litigation Reform: LD 645 (2005)
Exempted from liability manufacturers, distributors or sellers of food, or
Poll Shows Public Disapproval for COVID-19 Lawsuits; Government Aid for Small Businesses Overwhelmingly Preferred
With a new presidential administration officially at the helm, public support for aid to small businesses and others impacted by the pandemic remains high. A new survey released today by the American Tort Reform […]
ATRA’s statement on passage of Amendment 1 to Illinois House Bill 3360
ATRA’s statement on Amendment 1 to Illinois House Bill 3360
ATRA President Tiger Joyce released the following statement in response to the unprecedented attack on the U.S. Capitol building on January 6:
ATRA voices its disappointment as Congress fails to include liability protections in its latest COVID-19 relief package.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce writes in this op-ed about a growing trend of state courts bucking SCOTUS precedent when it comes to personal jurisdiction.