Kansas Civil Defense Resources
Links to Support Your Legal Research
Continual research is necessary if you are to remain abreast of legislative changes that affect your insurance defense practice. As one of many services we provide to our member attorneys, Themis Advocacy Group has created state-specific resources, including the links on this page that can help support your research of insurance law and local rulings in Kansas. Examine and anticipate insurance industry trends to provide more effective counsel in coverage disputes, general liability defense, construction defect defense, and all of your firm’s practice areas. Visit the resources found here or contact us to learn more.
You can get highly detailed information about the court systems in Kansas by clicking on the provided link to a PDF file. You will find an extensive document that discusses trial courts, appellate courts, and the Kansas Supreme Court, as well as courtroom procedures and processes. There is also information about Kansas liability law, negligence definitions, vicarious liability, exclusivity of workers’ compensation, damage caps, compensatory damages for bodily injury, punitive damages, evidentiary issues, expert testimonies, settlements, liens, and so forth.
This link will reveal a map of Kansas, divided into its counties. Each county has its own local court system. Judges and jurors in each county reach conclusions that can be somewhat predictable based on the locality. It is important for a defense team to research what to expect from each county court system.
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