The Daubert Dilemma event will be held on Wednesday April 29th in NYC – Click here for more information.
Lawsuits cost New York taxpayers over a billion dollars a year – we’re working to change that.
If someone breaks into your house and injures themselves, they can sue you – we’re working to change that.
If a worker injures themselves while drunk on the job, the employer is liable – we’re working to change that.
A party only 1% at fault can be forced to pay 100% of a judgment, encouraging lawsuit abuse – we’re working to change that.
Fear of lawsuits causes providers to order unnecessary tests and procedures, driving up healthcare costs – we’re working to change that.
The Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York (LRANY) is a broad based coalition of hardworking New York business leaders, professionals and taxpayers who are committed to changing New York’s burdensome and expensive legal system to help create more jobs and energize our State’s economy.
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This month, Phoebe Stonbely will discuss an outrageous lawsuit from New Jersey. Hiram Jimenez, a New Jersey man, was visiting an Applebee’s in 2010 and ordered steak fajitas which, as advertised, were delivered to him on a sizzling hot skillet. Before enjoying their meal, the plaintiff and his brother bowed their heads to pray. Jimenez […]
Today, the Albany Times Union published a letter to the editor written by LRANY’s Phoebe Stonbely. This letter highlights the new found optimism and hope that is upon New York following the arrest and indictment of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. An Excerpt: “Following the indictment of former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, Albany may […]
March 11, 2015 Statement from Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins on Trial Lawyer Lobby Day “As the New York State Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA) lobbies our state elected officials today, they allege they are fighting for workers and patients. Meanwhile, they staunchly defend their 33% cut, and oppose any limitations on […]
March 3rd, 2015 Scaffold Law Reform Advocates: Moya Bill a “Diversion” Statement from Tom Stebbins, Executive Director of the Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York in response to Assemblyman Moya’s Scaffold Law “transparency” legislation: Assemblyman Moya’s “transparency” legislation is nothing but a poorly-disguised diversionary tactic. Our coalition of over 60 organizations, representing businesses, builders, union […]