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.
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