Contributor Page
Reed Smith
 
Email  |  Website  |  Articles
Contact Details
Tel: +1 412 2883131
Fax: +1 412 2883063
Reed Smith Centre, 225 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh
PA 15222
United States
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
New York lawmakers had a busy summer overhauling many of the state's existing workplace laws. Many of the newly enacted changes, as well as others enacted within the past year
By James Beck
Donald Rumsfeld once justified attacking Iraq without firm evidence that his target possessed the ultimately apocryphal
By Michelle Yeary
One size does not in fact fit all. Cookie cutters are great for ensuring uniformity.
By Anne Cherry Barnett, Michele G. Gehrke, Heather Martone
As we have previously reported here, California Assembly Bill 5 (the bill) is slated to codify the California Supreme Court's 2018 landmark decision in Dynamex Operations West v. Superior
By Christopher Bouriat, JamesF. Glunt
Imagine you are a human resources professional or in-house employment counsel and you learn that an employee in your organization is seeking a job
By Stephen J. McConnell
Few things raise our blood pressure as much as the MDL process. MDL stands for Multi-District Litigation, but the M might as well stand for Mutilating and the D for Distorting.
By James Beck
We had been waiting for the Utah Supreme Court's decision in Burningham v. Wright Medical for some time. As we pointed out in a blogpost when Burningham was first certified by the district court
By Rachael Pontikes, Kelly Kearney
Just as the U.S. Food & Drug Administration ("FDA") promised in its 2019 compounding priorities statement, FDA published a notice and proposed rule in the Federal Register
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
Following New York City's lead, New York state and Westchester County have each enacted laws providing additional workplace protections to victims of domestic violence. In this post
By James Beck
We've blogged numerous times about the tentative, non-final, and informal status of FDA warning letters (and untitled letters and similar enforcement precursors
By James Beck
As your bloggers – at least those without school-aged children – begin to mourn the dawning end of summer, we do at least see one bright spot in the ever-shortening days
By Steven Boranian
California courts continue to find ways to exercise personal jurisdiction over out-of-state defendants, even when there is little or no dispute that the Constitutio
By James Beck
This appeared on September 3, 2019, on the Missouri Supreme Court's list of "Writs and Other Original Proceedings":
By Stephen J. McConnell
Last week, we found ourselves focusing on spoliation issues in two different cases, one at the front-end (an early case assessment) and one at the back-end (haggling over jury instructions).
By Lisa Baird
Several states are following the path of Illinois' Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), a law that has led to a rise in the volume of class action privacy litigation and underlined
Contributor's Topics
More...