Offer of Settlement: S.B. 263 (1995)
Provides incentives for early settlement of a claim where the
Provides incentives for early settlement of a claim where the plaintiff demands or the defendant makes an offer of judgment in an amount over $100,000. The party refusing a reasonable offer as determined by the ultimate judgment, pays reasonable litigation costs and attorneys’ fees.
This isn’t just about legal technicalities; it’s about New Yorkers’ livelihoods and ability to make ends meet.
Plaintiff-friendly courts tilt the scales of justice at will.
Report Reveals Ongoing Crisis and Urgent Need for Reform
Evolution in Legal Landscape and Emerging Challenges Highlighted
St. Louis’ Legal Woes Exposed as Trial Lawyer Contributions Stall Reform
From Coasts to Courts, State Struggles Under Weight of Judicial Hellholes® Title