tort reform

Government, Business, Safety

Nation’s Courts Feeling Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

Courtroom scene with judge, gavel and jury Chris Ryan/Getty Images

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the nation’s court systems, and for trucking, legal experts believe it could have a long-term effect on how juries view cases involving motor carriers.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
May 21, 2020
Business

Philadelphia Tops ATRA’s Annual Listing of Worst U.S. Places to Be Sued in Court

Philadelphia has knocked New York City from the top spot on the American Tort Reform Association’s list of the worst places to be a defendant in a lawsuit.

January 3, 2011
Government, Business

S.C. Trucking Assn. May Withdraw Support on Tort Reform

The South Carolina Trucking Association said it will withdraw support of a tort reform measure it championed if lawmakers do not kill amendments that the association said have weakened the bill.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
May 11, 2010