The Personal Injury Trust Fund Transparency Act: SB 404 (2013)
Requires that within 90 days after filing an action for
Requires that within 90 days after filing an action for personal injury, the plaintiff must provide to the court and to all parties a statement identifying all personal injury claims the plaintiff has or anticipates filing against a personal injury trust. The defendant may then seek discovery against a personal injury trust identified by the plaintiff, and the plaintiff may not claim privilege or confidentiality to bar discovery.
ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
The lack of oversight and transparency around third-party litigation funding threatens the integrity of our legal system
Together, let’s forge a legal landscape that makes equitable access to justice a living reality for all Georgians.
This is an opportunity to reassess the practices and regulations surrounding private-attorney contracting and to enact reforms that promote fairness, transparency and value for taxpayer dollars.
Allowing the company to continue the bankruptcy process will help ensure equitable and efficient resolution in complex mass tort claims