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Editor: Christopher J. Robinette
Widener Commonwealth Law School

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Tort Reform in Louisiana

The Lousiana Legsilative session began last Monday, and a bunch of tort reform bills have been introduced: 

  • HB 799 - prohibiting contingency fees in outside counsel contracts
  • HB 482 & 483 - venue in latent disease cases 
  • HB 917 - lowering the monetary threshold required for a jury trial to $0
  • HB 925 & SB 414 - regulation of the lawsuit lending industry

Coalition for Common Sense has links to the bills and a summary of the bills' status.


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