Silica/Mixed Dust Litigation Reform: HB 342 (2004)
Established minimum medical requirements (based on AMA guide to the
Established minimum medical requirements (based on AMA guide to the evaluation of permanent impairment) for filing silicosis claims or mixed dust disease claims. Specified a plaintiff’s burden of proof in silica or mised dust exposure actions. Established premises liability with respect to those claims.
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