Legislation would protect colleges from 'double recoveries' in lawsuits

TIFFANY L. PARKS | Daily Reporter
Published: 04/15/2014

The day after introducing Senate Bill 326 into the legislature, Sen. John Eklund was before the Senate Civil Justice committee stumping for the measure designed to do away with windfall recoveries in civil actions against state universities or colleges.

The proposed legislation would amend a passage in state law that addresses set-off of collateral recoveries against damages in certain civil actions against state universities or colleges.

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