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Pierce Atwood LLP
The takeaway of this article is for you to consider updating your clients' insurance requirements to require a specific additional insured endorsement.
Proskauer Rose LLP
Two of the most common queries Proskauer's UK litigation team is asked to advise upon are (i) the interpretation and scope of indemnities and (ii) liability caps.
Reed Smith
Kulkarni v. Generics, 2023 U.S.Dist.LEXIS 160730 (S.D.N.Y. Sept. 8, 2023), is an interesting generic preemption (mostly) dismissal involving an "old" (pre-1962) drug. A pro se plaintiff sued five affiliated...
Riker Danzig LLP
On August 30, 2023, the Florida Third District Court of Appeal ("the Court") issued its opinion in the matter of Suzmar v. First National Bank of South Miami, No. 3D22-1839, LEXIS 6065...
Reed Smith
We observed oral argument the other day in a case that could have a significant impact on potential liability under California tort law for pharma companies and all other innovators.
Collins Einhorn Farrell
In Tiffany King, et al v MAIPF, et al, the Michigan Court of Appeals considered when a passenger in an uninsured motor vehicle is barred from seeking PIP benefits and making a claim for automobile negligence.
Berman Fink Van Horn P.C.
In a recent Court of Appeals opinion, Personal Concierge MD, LLC (the "Tenant") appealed the grant of summary judgment to SG Echo, LLC (the "Landlord") on various claims.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Illinois Governor Pritzker issued an Executive Order, pursuant to the Illinois Emergency Management Agency Act ("Act'), which was reissued over many months...
Collins Einhorn Farrell
On July 28, 2023, the Michigan Supreme Court released its long-anticipated opinion in Kandil-Elsayed v F&E Oil, Inc., which addresses the open-and-obvious doctrine in premises-liability cases.
Liskow & Lewis
Fires at sea have been one of the greatest risks to ships and cargo for over a thousand years, and they implicate some of maritime law's most unique aspects. These issues are briefly addressed below.
Goodwin Procter LLP
The following is an edited version of a conversation between Goodwin partners Jonathan Hecht and Isaac Vinyarsh. Before joining Goodwin, Jonathan spent more than a decade in the SEC's...
Meyer Suozzi English & Klein
This blog often addresses the statute of limitations for breach of fiduciary duty claims (see here and here, for example). Which limitations period applies to a breach of fiduciary duty...
Meyer Suozzi English & Klein
While the most basic principles of jurisprudence dictate that sympathy should not determine the outcome of a litigated matter, judges, after all, are human beings too.
Cranfill Sumner
If you are handling a construction case or other matter involving any sort of indemnity claim, you should be familiar with Kaleel Builders...
Cranfill Sumner
Indemnification is a term often thrown about in construction litigation, and you will see it in most standard form construction contracts.
Meyer Suozzi English & Klein
An archetypal fiduciary relationship is that between attorney and client, and the handling of client funds is a potential hornets' nest of fiduciary-duty liability for attorneys.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Gregory Lee (Partner-Los Angeles) and Steven Parminter (Partner-Los Angeles) secured summary judgment in the Superior...
Perkins Coie LLP
The California Supreme Court unanimously ruled in Kuciemba v. Victory Woodworks, Inc. on July 6, 2023, that California employers cannot be held liable...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
The court also held that an employer does not owe a duty of care under California law to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to an employee's household members.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Today, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals weighed in on the circuit split over whether freight broker tort claims are preempted by the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act ("FAAAA")...
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