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Monday, February 17, 2020

Civil Justice Association of California

Recent News About Civil Justice Association of California

  • Republican senator announces run for Calif. AG

    Tom Harman (R) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-The first Republican has thrown his hat into the 2010 race to be California's next attorney general.

  • Legal reform group calls on Calif. lawmakers to reconsider bills

    John Sullivan SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-California lawmakers, grappling with declining tax revenues and a sluggish state economy ought to enact statutory changes to help jumpstart the Golden State's economy, a tort reform group says.

  • California judge accuses asbestos firms of playing 'grisly games'

    John Sullivan, CJAC President Attorneys across the country are erecting satellite offices in California - and not just because the weather's good in the Golden State.

  • CJAC keeps pressure on Calif. Legislature for tort reform

    John Sullivan SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Hearing news that Democratic Assembly Speaker Karen Bass has formed a task force to develop strategies to spur economic growth, the Civil Justice Association of California continue to pressure lawsuits to enact tort reform that would entice businesses to move to California.

  • Class action reform needed for economic recovery, group says

    John Sullivan SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) -- With the state of California careening toward financial ruin, the Civil Justice Association of California has urged deadlocked legislators to support its proposal to bring balance to the state's class action law, which the organization asserts would entice businesses to invest in the state.

  • Tort reform urged for California economic recovery

    John Sullivan SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-A California organization that advocates for fairness in civil courts, has urged Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to include tort reform in efforts to help attract new businesses to the state.

  • Tort reform group hosts Brown fundraiser

    John Sullivan SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-With Attorney General Jerry Brown, a political maverick for more than 30 years, things aren't often what they might seem.