Venue Reform: SB 213 (2003).
Provides for stricter parameters for non-residents to establish venue in
Provides for stricter parameters for non-residents to establish venue in state courts. Specifies that a substantial portion of the cause of action had to have occurred in the state. Provides that each plaintiff has to establish venue independently.
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