What do we "know" about tort litigation in Georgia? How many tort suits are filed? What kinds of cases are filed? How many settle and how many go to trial? Do jurors tend to rule in favor of one party or the other? What are the typical damages awarded in cases in which the plaintiff prevails? How often are punitive damages awarded?
Eaton, Thomas A., "Civil (Tort) Litigation: The Search for Data Continues" (1998). Scholarly Works. Paper 81.