Injury & Accident Law

Trials & Litigation

Couple must pay $572K, plus possible punitives, in 4-year-old son’s fatal shooting of playmate

Trials & Litigation

No liability for movie theater owner in Colorado movie massacre, jury decides

Tort Law

Jury awards $1.6M to man in supermarket slip-and-fall, including $1M in punitives

Criminal Justice

Fertilizer plant explosion and fire that killed 15 in Texas in 2013 was intentional, feds say

Real Estate & Property Law

First trial of movie theater owner over mass shooting at Batman premiere begins in Colorado

Injury & Accident Law

Court OKs wrongful death case for child whose father died three months before she was born

Tort Law

Judge rejects Uber’s independent-contractor argument in sexual assault tort claim

Injury & Accident Law

Those who knowingly send texts that distract drivers could face liability in Pennsylvania

Tort Law

Death caused by fall on display case wasn’t reasonably foreseeable, appeals court rules

International Law

Lawsuit filed in US over intentional crash of German flight in French Alps

Trials & Litigation

Punitive verdict for carbon monoxide poisoning was ‘excessive and arbitrary,’ 10th Circuit says

National Pulse

Plaintiffs in California asbestos cases feel they’re being questioned to death

Trials & Litigation

In first GM ignition-switch case to go to verdict, jury awards zip, saying defect didn’t cause crash

Tort Law

‘Blown off’ toilet by explosion from sewer work, woman claims physical injuries and PTSD

Verdicts & Settlements

Nation’s largest youth football league settles suit over brain disease

Trials & Litigation

Landmark sleep apnea ruling helps plaintiffs collect $6M in Greyhound crash

Features

Personal injury lawyers turn to neuroscience to back claims of chronic pain

Trials & Litigation

Woman who OK’d $900K settlement in phone call with her lawyer is bound by it, federal judge rules

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