Punitive Damages Reform: HB 1741 (1995): Ind. Code Ann. § 34-51-3-4.
Limits the award of punitive damages to the greater of
Limits the award of punitive damages to the greater of three times the award of compensatory damages or $50,000. Requires 75% of punitive damage awards to be paid to the state fund.
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.
Activism in AG’s office, Supreme Court’s acceptance of lawsuit funding and loose venue rules to blame