TiPAC: SB 264 (2014)
Requires the attorney general to take certain steps before it
Requires the attorney general to take certain steps before it hires private plaintiffs’ attorneys on a contingency fee basis. S.B. 264 sets tiered limits on the amount of the contingency fee the outside counsel can receive. (Stuart Adams – R)
ATRA praises the passage of HB 6030 in Michigan, enacting COVID-19 liability protections.
ATRA’s statement on the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania’s ruling in Hammons v. Ethicon to allow an out-of-state lawsuit to continue, openly defying SCOTUS precedent.
ATRA files amicus brief in support of Johnson & Johnson’s decision to appeal a 2019 $465 million judgment against the company, warning against the state attorney general’s expansive use of public nuisance law.
ATRA President Tiger Joyce spoke with Juliette Farley of the Southern California Record about Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week and business interruption lawsuits.