Searching Content indexed under Trials & Appeals & Compensation by Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
1 2 3 4 5 6 7  
Defense Of Claims Against Ambulatory Surgical Centers
Sean Maraynes (Associate-White Plains) published "Defense of Claims Against Ambulatory Surgical Centers" in the August 28, 2019...
United States
20 Sep 2019
The Double-Edged Sword Of Medical Professionals' Apologies
Should physicians apologize in the face of an adverse medical outcome? Or, is it likely that such an apology would only serve to undermine defense arguments
United States
2 Sep 2019
Jury Rules For NCAA In First Sports Concussion Case Tried To Verdict
In a landmark decision, a Pennsylvania jury ruled in favor of the defendant National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) in the first sports concussion case tried to verdict. In a 10−2 decision
United States
23 Aug 2019
Let's Talk Talc: Litigation Defense Strategies Require Drilling Down
Nick Martin (Partner-San Francisco) co-authored "Let's Talk Talc: Litigation Defense Strategies Require Drilling Down" in the August 2019 edition of CLM Magazine.
United States
15 Aug 2019
New York Legislature Declines To Expand Wrongful Death Damages
Under the title "New York May Soon Increase Recoverable Wrongful Death Damages," we wrote recently about efforts within the New York State Legislature.
United States
13 Aug 2019
Don't Overlook Hudson: Still A Seminal Case 11 Years Later
Adam T. Ernette (Associate-Chicago) was published in the August 19, 2019, issue of the Illinois Bar Journal.
United States
2 Aug 2019
Andy Warhol Foundation Wins Copyright Lawsuit Over Prince Portrait & More Art World Headlines
The following are summaries of news reports pertaining to art law and art markets.
1 Aug 2019
Far From Home: Individuals And The Personal Jurisdiction Defense
Steven J. Willner (Associate-Baltimore) authored "Far From Home: Individuals and the Personal Jurisdiction Defense," which appeared in the June 19, 2019, edition of
United States
9 Jul 2019
U.S. Supreme Court Unanimous: No Access To California Wage-And-Hour Laws For OCS Platform Worker
In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Supreme Court held that an outer continental shelf (OCS) drilling platform worker could not claim under California state wage-and-hour laws.
United States
27 Jun 2019
U.S. Supreme Court To Review "Immensely Important" Environmental Case
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on June 10, 2019, to review a case involving "immensely important" questions regarding clean-up activities required by the U.S
United States
24 Jun 2019
Optional Safety Devices Are Alive And Well In New York's Rental Market.
In its May 9, 2019, decision, the New York Court of Appeals reversed the Appellate Division, holding that the Scarangella exclusion to design defect liability for optional safety features is not subject to a "rental market" exclusion.
United States
13 Jun 2019
The Daubert Standard Once Again Controls In Florida State Court
In a sudden reversal and after more than more than five years of uncertainty, on May 23, 2019
United States
13 Jun 2019
The NY Court Of Appeals Addresses "Optional Safety Equipment" In Fasolas v. Bobcat Of N.Y., Inc.
In products liability litigation, the question of whether a product was defectively designed because the manufacturer decided to make certain safety equipment "optional" instead of "standard"
United States
13 Jun 2019
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Provides Guidance For Class Actions
In Gammella v. P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc., Massachusetts's highest court, the Supreme Judicial Court, has weighed in on several recurring class action litigation issues
United States
15 May 2019
Duck Boat Owners Avoid Seeking Limitation, Ducking Potential Exposure To Punitive Damages
"Sisson [the vessel owner] has also argued throughout this litigation that the [Limitation Act] provides an independent basis for federal jurisdiction. Respondents contend that the Act
United States
3 May 2019
U.S. Supreme Court Weighs In On Nontaxable Costs Recoverable In Copyright Suits And Standing To Sue
In March 2019 the U.S. Supreme Court issued decisions in two copyright cases, both of which concern narrow issues of statutory interpretation and are examples of matters that the Court
United States
26 Apr 2019
Learned Intermediary Doctrine Protects Pharmacy From Liability For Failure To Warn Of Prescription Drug Side Effects
On March 25, 2019, in Urbaniak v. American Drug Stores, LLC, 2019 IL App (1st) 180248, the Illinois First District Appellate Court held that pursuant to the learned intermediary doctrine a pharmacy
United States
10 Apr 2019
Weed At Work: Is All Cannabis Illegal?
This is the first in a three-part series of articles on cannabis laws and court opinions. Today's article reviews different rulings on federal pre-emption of state marijuana laws.
United States
21 Feb 2019
"Mismatching" Third-Party Claims In Construction Litigation
When asserting or defending third-party claims in the context of construction litigation, the underlying plaintiff's choice of legal theories can often dictate the available remedies for defendant(s) ...
United States
4 Jan 2019
Don't Get Too Excited About The Zhang V. USCIS Decision Just Yet
Three decades ago, Congress established the EB-5 Visa Program (EB-5) in order to stimulate the economy and create jobs through foreign investment ...
United States
3 Jan 2019
Links to Result pages
1 2 3 4 5 6 7