New Budget a Failure for New Yorkers but a Victory for the Lawyers

(ALBANY)  The budget agreement announced between Governor Cuomo and the leadership of the New York State Senate and Assembly does a disservice to all New Yorkers by ignoring one of the key elements of Governor Cuomo’s Medicaid Redesign task – the establishment of a cap on non-economic damages in medical liability cases. “This budget hands [...]

LRANY Responds to Governor Cuomo’s State of the State Address

Statement from Francesca Sommer, Executive Director of the Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York “Governor Cuomo’s State of the State address today pointed to a number of areas which need to be addressed to help turn around our economy and restore people’s faith in New York. Unfortunately, ignoring the need to reform our antiquated and [...]

New York’s Legal System Is Among The Worst In The Nation