Injury & Accident Law

Trials & Litigation

Sued over fatal shooting, Chicago cop files $10M emotional distress counterclaim

International Law

Appeals court nixes Florida suit over fatal Italian shipwreck of Costa Concordia

Legal Ethics

Is grievance filed over lawyer’s blog post a ‘lightweight defamation claim’?

Trials & Litigation

Officials sue estate of man who shot at assessor, killed himself in courthouse

Trials & Litigation

New evidence of possible plaintiff fraud derails GM bellwether case; voluntary dismissal is filed

Trials & Litigation

Judge nixes $25M settlement because plaintiff’s lawyer was told of jury note before defense counsel

Trials & Litigation

Sued for battery by Uber driver, passenger cites YouTube video in $5M counterclaim

Tort Law

Woman traumatized by finding human face on car wash floor sues trucking company

Health Law

Virginia state senator sues mental health agency and state over suicide and stabbing by his son

Tort Law

Corporate defense lawyer’s suit against DuPont exposed decades of pollution and redefined his career

Criminal Justice

Chipotle investigated by federal grand jury over norovirus at Southern California restaurant

Trials & Litigation

Judge tosses $21.5M verdict for cruise-ship door injury, cites deleted emails

Obituaries

‘Lion of the trial bar’ Joe Jamail dies at 90

Medical Malpractice

Doctor may owe third party for not warning patient about drugs’ effects, top state court says

Government Law

Los Angeles to pay $15M in suit over fatal crosswalk crash at intersection that lacked traffic light

Criminal Justice

Rare murder case filed against dog owner after fatal mauling of boy, 4

Government Law

Lawman’s assurance that woman’s ex wasn’t dangerous created no special duty to her, court rules

Business of Law

Will first law firm to go public face a shareholder suit? Stock prices seesaw with whiplash plan

Tort Law

Should assumption of risk doctrine still apply to baseball? Lawyer who filed class action thinks not

Family Law

Ex-client wins nearly $500K in malpractice and domestic assault suit against lawyer