ATRA Reiterates Support for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Use to Address Mass Tort Litigation, Urges Meaningful Dialogue Amid Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
Attorneys General for Hire: A Disturbing Usurpation of Traditional State Police Powers By Private Political Activists
This article discusses the rapidly growing climate change litigation brought
This article discusses the rapidly growing climate change litigation brought by the state attorneys general and local governments in concert with plaintiffs’ firms, often with the aid of privately funded special assistant attorneys general. It explains their legal tactics and theories, describes the counterarguments being made by the energy companies, and provides a summary of the most important court decisions to date.
The lack of oversight and transparency around third-party litigation funding threatens the integrity of our legal system
Together, let’s forge a legal landscape that makes equitable access to justice a living reality for all Georgians.
This is an opportunity to reassess the practices and regulations surrounding private-attorney contracting and to enact reforms that promote fairness, transparency and value for taxpayer dollars.
Allowing the company to continue the bankruptcy process will help ensure equitable and efficient resolution in complex mass tort claims