Risk Contribution: S.B. 1 (2011)
Overturns the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s 2005 decision, Thomas v. Mallet,
Overturns the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s 2005 decision, Thomas v. Mallet, where the court adopted the deeply flawed “risk contribution” theory in cases involving lead-based paint. Wisconsin is the only state in the country to have adopted this theory.
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
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