News

01/01/2019
  1. Kansas Lawmakers Pass Measure To Limit COVID-19 Suits

    May 22, 2020 | News

    Today, the Kansas Legislature passed a sweeping coronavirus measure aimed at shielding businesses and healthcare providers from coronavirus-related lawsuits, according to a report in the Associated Press.... Read More

  2. U.S. Chamber And ILR Push For Timely, Targeted, And Temporary Liability Protections

    May 22, 2020 | News

    A top legislative goal for ILR and the U.S. Chamber is to provide a safe harbor from COVID-19-related lawsuits for businesses who follow government guidelines, according to a report in Roll Call. ... Read More

  3. Businesses Fear Onslaught Of COVID-19 Lawsuits As Nation Reopens

    May 21, 2020 | News

    One of the biggest fears businesses have right now is that they will be the target of lawsuits related to COVID-19, Harold Kim, president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Legal Reform, told Chamber Business News.... Read More

  4. In the News Today May 21, 2020

    May 21, 2020 | News

    As thalidomide lawsuits collapse, major plaintiffs firm is sued by own client... Read More

  5. As America Reopens, Prepare For A Flood Of Coronavirus Workplace Lawsuits

    May 20, 2020 | News

    As businesses prepare to reopen, their owners are left to make difficult decisions about how to operate while protecting customers and employees and fending off potential liability, according to a report on CNBC.... Read More

  6. In the News Today -May 20, 2020

    May 20, 2020 | News

    Congress has the authority to pass protections for businesses that are worried reopening during the coronavirus pandemic will lead to costly litigation initiated by personal injury lawyers, says a memorandum published by The Federalist Society.... Read More