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
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.