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'Cases Are Not Settling': The Shutdown Could Benefit Defendants

With cases of the coronavirus rapidly increasing in states such as California, Florida and Illinois, litigators said they worry about courts taking a step back and reinstituting more restrictive measures to avoid endangering the public, while further delaying the resumption and increasing the backlog of jury trials.
Nov 17, 2020

With cases of the coronavirus rapidly increasing in states such as California, Florida and Illinois, litigators said they worry about courts taking a step back and reinstituting more restrictive measures to avoid endangering the public, while further delaying the resumption and increasing the backlog of jury trials.