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Reed Smith
Consumer class actions involving goods regulated by the Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") coexist in parallel with FDA enforcement efforts.
Reed Smith
We know of only a couple of cases that have allowed "experts" to testify on the subject of punitive damages
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
The Supreme Court Round-Up previews upcoming cases, summarizes opinions, and tracks the actions of the Office of the Solicitor General. Each entry contains a description of the case
Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
A recent California Supreme Court decision addresses the disclosures required under California law to make a client's advance conflict waiver enforceable.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Ninth Circuit went a long way towards answering that question in an en banc decision last week.
Moritt, Hock & Hamroff LLP
Functus Officio is a Latin term meaning that once the purpose of the task at hand is completed, there is no further force or authority to undertake any further measures. When applied to arbitrations
Orrick
This jurisdictional dispute involves a personal injury action in California. During the installation of a recycling system, an allegedly defective screw conveyor malfunctioned
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
For various reasons–including fairness, efficiency, and avoiding inconsistent results–courts and arbitration tribunals apply a range of procedural
Foley & Lardner
Sometimes, the strict rules governing certification of a class action under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23 can actually hinder settlement of a class, even if the parties agree that this is the best result.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
A New York federal court recently dismissed a putative class action alleging that a line of dog food products was improperly labeled as "natural" where the plaintiff alleged that the products contained only trace amounts of glyphosate, an herbicide.
Donaghue & Labrum
Driving under the influence (DUI) can have devastating consequences including injury and loss of life. In an effort to deter drivers from drinking and driving, Pennsylvania has updated its DUI laws to increase penalties on repeat offenders.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
On March 18, 2019, the United States Supreme Court denied without comment a petition by the California Trucking Association, which sought to overturn a ruling by the Ninth Circuit permitting the California Labor Commissioner's Office ...
Mintz
A party aggrieved by the failure of another to arbitrate may apply for an order compelling arbitration.
Berman Fink Van Horn P.C.
Despite attorneys crying ‘beware of the 50/50 partnership,' business owners often find themselves, and insist, on that exact relationship. ‘Fifty-fifty seems right,' they say.
BakerHostetler
In a 5-4 decision written by Justice Clarence Thomas, and in which Justices Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor and Kagan joined, the U.S.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
The Federal Circuit resides in the Howard T. Markey National Courts Building at 717 Madison Place NW in Washington, D.C.
Foley & Lardner
From the class action defense perspective, companies and counsel alike are almost always looking for an angle to move a state-filed putative class action to the more rigorous environment of the federal courts.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
As the Supreme Court continues its 2018 Term, Gibson Dunn's Supreme Court Round-Up is summarizing the issues presented in the cases on the Court's docket and the opinions in the cases the Court has already decided.
Rhoades McKee PC
The Michigan Court of Appeals recently published an opinion addressing "whether a lawsuit, timely filed by or on behalf of a minor plaintiff
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
The Court of Appeals recently released three decisions—relating to carefully and narrowly framed issues under the New City Landmarks
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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
Jones Day
Data privacy- and security-related class actions appear to be on the rise, and effectively defending them requires the right mix of substantive and procedural knowledge.
Jones Day
On the heels of the European Union's General Data Protection law, which went into effect in May 2018
Butler Snow LLP
Many state legislatures across the country have enacted statutory measures to limit the amount of compensatory and/or punitive damages recoverable ...
Holland & Knight
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Nov. 1, 2018, published the Calendar Year (CY) 2019 Final Rule for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS).
Reed Smith
This message is directed primarily to our overseas readers, and those who represent non-United States drug and medical device companies. Under FDA registration regulations,
Reed Smith
We've explained at length why Medtronic, Inc. v. Lohr, 518 U.S. 470 (1996), is an anachronism with respect to preemption, given the complete overhaul that Congress gave to §510(k).
Reed Smith
As we discussed in our "breaking news" post, the Supreme Court's decision in Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. v. Albrecht, ___ S. Ct. ___, 2019 WL 2166393 (U.S. May 20, 2019) ("Albrecht") ...
Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P
Oracle's decade-long copyright infringement suit against Google may be heading to the Supreme Court.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
In Verition Partners Master Fund v. Aruba Networks, No. 368, 2018, the Delaware Supreme Court considered whether the Delaware Court of Chancery abused its discretion in concluding that, as of the "effective date"...
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