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What About Joint And Several Liability?

For causes of action that accrue after July 1, 1987, liability to the claimant is apportioned among the joint tortfeasors severally based upon their degree of fault. However, joint and several liability is imposed on joint tortfeasors if the claimant is without fault.

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