Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The Kentucky Supreme Court recently handed down a pair of opinions providing significant guidance for parties to medical malpractice cases.
Choice of law refers to the decision a court must make about the substantive law it will apply to the facts of a case when there is a conflict of law.
Tactical Law Group LLP
In a significant legal victory for Tactical Law Group's client River Supply, Inc. ("RSI"), a federal district court in California has rejected Oracle's argument that the Economic Loss...
Riker Danzig LLP
The California Court of Appeals, First Appellate District, Division Five recently upheld demurrer in favor of a title insurer, who also served as escrow agent in connection...
A recent decision by the Iowa Workers' Compensation Commissioner considered the impact of COVID-19 vaccine side effects on an employee whose employer had "strongly encouraged", but not mandated...
In the recent case of Innovate Pharmaceuticals Ltd v University of Portsmouth Higher Education Corporation  EWHC 35 (TCC), the English High Court has determined that a limitation of liability...
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Recreational use statutes are designed to promote access to recreation by reducing the risk landowners might face from providing that access.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
North Carolina car accident rates are above average compared to the previous five years, with more than 273,000 accidents occurring in 2022. These accidents resulted in 110,544 injuries; many of which were passenger injuries.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
In recent years, nuclear verdicts have become increasingly commonplace in Dallas County, Texas – both in District courts, and now, significantly, also in the County Courts at Law.
Winston & Strawn LLP
On December 5, 2023, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in In Re: BPS Direct, LLC, and Cabela's, LLC, Wiretapping (No. 2:22-cv-04709)...
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Effective Jan. 16, 2024, the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)'s maximum penalty for Serious, Other-Than-Serious, and posting violations increased...
During a construction or building project, a person with a claim for personal injury or property damage – including most landowners and any third parties involved – will first look to the prime...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
For the final blog in this series regarding the legacy of TransUnion LLC v. Ramirez ("TransUnion"), the Workplace Class Action blog closes its survey of federal Circuit Courts with key rulings from the Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, and D.C. Circuits.
Would-be litigants sometimes send a draft complaint to the would-be adversary — either to deter their bothersome conduct or to spur settlement talks.
Maron Marvel Bradley Anderson & Tardy
The recent decision by the Sixth Circuit in Hardwick and a review of the law from various jurisdictions supports the challenges that Plaintiffs face in proving standing for class certification in PFAS lawsuits.
Holland & Knight
2023 was a busy year for folks following legal developments related to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). In December, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...
Proskauer Rose LLP
California's evidentiary rules have changed. As of January 1, 2024, defense expert testimony in medical causation cases is subject to a higher threshold.
First Tuesday Update is our monthly take on current issues in commercial disputes, international arbitration, and judgment enforcement.
Duane Morris LLP
A recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision has reaffirmed the applicability of strict liability standards under Restatement Second's §402(a) in products liability cases filed in the State...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
The United States has both federal and state competition laws.
Under the federal antitrust laws, the government, through the Department of Justice (DOJ), brings criminal claims.