Silica Litigation Reform: SB 3539 (2006)
Established minimum medical criteria for the filing of silica cases.
Established minimum medical criteria for the filing of silica cases. Required a claimant to submit a written report from a qualified medical authority within 30 days of filing a silica complaint. Allowed for premises liability reform.
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