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 reports neither candidate for West Virginia Attorney General has signed its transparency oath, writes Chris Dickerson for the West Virginia Record.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce writes about trial lawyers’ latest pet project – business interruption lawsuits against insurance companies in the wake of COVID-19.
ATRA reports West Virginia attorney general candidates’ inaction on transparency code pledge.
ATRA announces two Utah candidates for attorney general signing its AG transparency code pledge.
A Washington controlled by Democrats would be a bonanza for the trial bar, writes W.J. Kennedy for Legal Newsline.