Unauthorized Passengers in a Vehicle (Respondeat Superior Reform): HB 1719 (2011)
Overrules the holding in Rahman v. State that a government
Overrules the holding in Rahman v. State that a government or private employer may be held liable for injuries to unauthorized occupants of the employer’s vehicle.
This isn’t just about legal technicalities; it’s about New Yorkers’ livelihoods and ability to make ends meet.
Plaintiff-friendly courts tilt the scales of justice at will.
Report Reveals Ongoing Crisis and Urgent Need for Reform
Evolution in Legal Landscape and Emerging Challenges Highlighted
St. Louis’ Legal Woes Exposed as Trial Lawyer Contributions Stall Reform
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