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New Jersey Supreme Court Moves Closer To Daubert Standard For Admissibility Of Expert Testimony
The holding will provide opportunities to limit the number of cases that will be presented to a jury based on novel or not widely accepted theories of causation.
United States
6 Aug 2018
Supreme Court Reverses Attempt To Broaden Scope Of Personal Jurisdiction Over Nonresidents
In a ruling expected to favor defendants, the Supreme Court recently reversed California's attempt to broaden the scope of personal jurisdiction over nonresident defendants.
United States
7 Aug 2017
Massachusetts High Court Weighs In On Validity Of Class Action Waivers In Arbitration Agreements
In 2003, John Feeney and Dedham Health Athletic Complex filed a class action against Dell, claiming Dell's collection of sales taxes on certain service contracts constituted unfair or deceptive trade practices in violation of Chapter 93A of the Massachusetts General Laws.
United States
24 Jun 2013
Supreme Court Limits Tort Claims for Violating the Law of Nations
The Supreme Court ruled unanimously yesterday in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum, No. 10-1491, 2013 U.S. LEXIS 3159 (Apr. 17, 2013), that a claim under the Alien Tort Statute (ATS), which relates to civil actions by foreign citizens for violations of the "law of nations," does not extend to conduct that occurred on foreign soil.
United States
20 Apr 2013
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