Transparency in Private Attorney Contracting: H.B. 1531 (2018)
Provides that the state shall not enter into a contingency
Provides that the state shall not enter into a contingency fee contract with a private attorney unless certain conditions are met. Also, establishes limits on fee amounts that may be paid to a retained private attorney.
This shift is not in the best interests of consumers, manufacturers, or the state as a whole
Michigan lawmakers must consider the unintended consequences of expanding liability
The Trial Lawyer Playbook report serves as a call to action, promoting transparency, accountability, and fairness in the legal system.
ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
The lack of oversight and transparency around third-party litigation funding threatens the integrity of our legal system