Product Liability Reform: HB 160 (1994).
Provides for a 15-year statute of repose in civil actions
Provides for a 15-year statute of repose in civil actions brought against design and construction professionals. The statute would begin to run from substantial completion of the work and require that liability be assigned proportionally to the defendant’s degree of fault.
$7 million spent in Quarter 1 of 2021 to air nearly 61,000 local legal services TV ads in Illinois
Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signs key bills aimed at improving the state’s civil justice system.
The U.S. Supreme Court has a chance to rein in state court rulings that impose liability on pharmaceutical companies that go beyond, and even contradict, the federal regulatory process of the FDA, according to Tiger Joyce, president of the American Tort Reform Association. He explains why it is imperative the high court review a case involving Janssen Pharmaceuticals.
Governor Jim Justice signs four key bills aimed at improving the state’s civil justice system