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Gentry Locke
Cross-examination can determine whether you win or lose your case. It's a crucial opportunity to reinforce advantageous points and undermine problematic ones.
Morris James LLP
A birth injury is an injury to a mother or baby that occurs before, during, or shortly after childbirth.
Debevoise & Plimpton
Government representation at the United Nations General Assembly is critically important to the international rule of law. It determines who will act for member states when exercising...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
This week, the Court addresses whether a court or an arbitrator must consider a sovereign immunity defense to arbitration, and applies the False Claims Act to a defendant's allegedly fraudulent...
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Generally, the thought of a car accident brings to mind a victim and an at-fault driver. The at-fault driver, however, may not be the only cause of the accident.
Nearly two years after it issued its initial decision in Johnson v. NPAS Sols., LLC, in which it held incentive awards for class representatives to be per se unlawful, the United States Court of Appeals...
Foley & Lardner
Last week, the Eleventh Circuit declined, 7–4, to reconsider en banc a divided panel's September 2020 decision barring incentive awards to class representatives for their work in class actions.
Morris James LLP
Childbirth is usually a wonderful experience.
Herbert Smith Freehills
Further to its accession to the New York Convention in 2020 (discussed in our blog post here), Sierra Leone's House of Parliament has approved a new arbitration law.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The Second Circuit on August 5 clarified the standard for attachment in aid of arbitration – in this case an international arbitration and assets of a Lebanese bank held in New York.
Jenner & Block
Judge David Counts in the Western District of Texas agreed with the team's position and ordered Mr. Lambirth's sentence reduced to time served.
Mayer Brown
They go on to explore a comparison with English case law in relation to discovery mechanisms available under the Arbitration Act 1996.
Morrison Mahoney LLP
Boston partner Joe Desmond and associate Kevin Buono prevailed in the Massachusetts Appeals Court on an appeal of a defense verdict in a wrongful death case against our nursing home client.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
The 2022 Liquor Liability Laws, 50-State Survey, addresses the various issues present in this class of business through a review of Dram Shop statutes...
Dickinson Wright PLLC
In the Michigan Court of Appeals, when a party files an appeal as of right (or the Court of Appeals grants leave to appeal), the appellee is entitled to file a cross-appeal.
Arnold & Porter
Madison and St. Clair counties account for well over half of the population of the Fifth District counties which produced cases in the past decade – 29.09% in Madison, 28.17%...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On July 20, 2022, the California Supreme Court granted review in Adolph v. Uber Technologies, Inc., Cal. Ct. App. Case No. G059860, which indicates that it may intend to address...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
On June 13, 2022, the Supreme Court issued its highly anticipated decision on the issue of whether 28 U.S.C. § 1782 permits district courts to order discovery for use in international commercial arbitration or ad hoc investment arbitration.
Harris Beach
The decision could resolve an open question in this influential jurisdiction for tort litigation.
Arnold & Porter
This week, we're concluding our series tracing the origin of the civil cases reviewed by the Supreme Court, District by District, since 1990.
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