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By Kimberly J. Gold, Jacqueline Lefebvre
New York Attorney General (AG) Letitia James has sued Dunkin' Brands, Inc. (franchisor of Dunkin' Donuts)
By James Beck
This post is a follow-up of sorts to our "Stupid Expert Tricks" post. That post dealt with dodgy games that our opponents' experts play.
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Leora Grushka
For decades, the New York City Human Rights Law (NYCHRL) has provided protections against discrimination, harassment, and retaliation on the basis of an individual's
By Michelle Yeary
Did you ever read something and think – I couldn't have said it better myself. Sometimes we read opinions that give us just that feeling.
By Gerard Stegmaier, Christopher Brennan, Michelle Mantine, Gregory D. Vose
Ninth Circuit declares that selectively banning potential competitors from accessing and using public data "may well be considered unfair competition under California law."
By Kimberly J. Gold, Jacqueline Lefebvre
In a continued pursuit for cybersecurity compliance, New York Attorney General (AG) Letitia James has sued Dunkin' Brands, Inc. (franchisor of Dunkin' Donuts) over two data breaches in 2015 and 2018
By James Beck
Today's guest post is by Reed Smith‘s Jenn Eppensteiner. In it she discusses a recurring theme on the Blog – claimed product "defects" arising from nothing more than the failure of an implanted ...
By Kimberly J. Gold, James F Hennessy
Californians may have a new privacy initiative on their November 2020 ballot after the California Privacy Rights and Enforcement Act of 2020 (CPREA)
By Stephen J. McConnell
The defense has done a good job of preventing class certification of drug and device mass torts. Individual issues of usage, causation, reliance, injury, etc. predominate over alleged common issues.
By Michele G. Gehrke, Nat Ochoa
The California Legislature has recently passed a new bill to expand the California Family Rights Act (CFRA) to flight deck and cabin crew employees...
By Kimberly J. Gold, Gerard Stegmaier, Alexis Cocco, Jacqueline Lefebvre, Taber Rueter
Another potentially groundbreaking California ballot initiative has been announced, just as companies began to digest and incorporate the amendments to the California Consumer ...
By James Beck
Recently, Bexis was contacted by a reporter who had read the blog's post on ghostwriting. Bexis explained that people at the top of any profession
By Rachael Pontikes, Emily Hussey, Kelly Kearney
On September 23, 2019, New York-based outsourcing facility Athenex, Inc. (Athenex) withdrew its appeal of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia's ruling related ...
By Eric Alexander
We write mostly about decisions in cases, with those mostly coming from judges. Occasionally, we will also comment on articles, amicus briefs, and official government pronouncements.
By Debra McCurdy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has finalized changes to the discharge planning conditions of participation (CoPs) for hospitals
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