MYTH TWO: Product liability reform
won't have any effect on our competitiveness because when we are selling abroad we are playing by foreign rules.
On the matter of product liability reform
, Satagaj said that Congress has changed tactics from a major overhaul of the nation's tort system to incremental changes.
Another New Years resolution Congress should act on is product liability reform
He added, "In all probability, thoughtful product liability reform
measures in Madison shall receive a deserved boost due to the dangerous elasticity of the Thomas cases and several unrelated decisions that the Wisconsin Supreme Court has issued coincidentally, which together stand to usurp the power of the legislature and permanently bend the state's traditional tort system out of kilter.
The issue of product liability reform
has been on the national agenda since the mid-1980s.
Out of the 14 states who've passed legislation to protect gun manufacturers and retailers from junk lawsuits, Texas' work is the most important, for two reasons: First, Texas has passed perhaps the broadest product liability reform
in the nation.
As with multiple imposition of punitive damages, there is a clear need for product liability reform
legislation at the federal level.
He was the principal sponsor of product liability reform
in the 104th Congress, the only bill of its kind to pass the house.
Key upcoming debates facing the House and Senate include retail bankruptcy reform, a workplace ergonomics vote and the Small Business Product Liability Reform
Act, Sederholm said.
In states with the most change regarding product liability reform
, annual loss costs have increased 4.
Congress has debated product liability reform
for some 20 years and a reform bill was vetoed by President Clinton in 1997.
Stacy Shapiro, Product Liability Reform
Revitalizes General Aviation, Bus.