Injury & Accident Law

Trials & Litigation

Judge calls $600K legal fee in fast-track $1.5M settlement for woman punched by cop ‘unconscionable’

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer and wife win $26M jury verdict; defendant cab company immediately files bankruptcy

Injury & Accident Law

Documents show GM knew of ignition-switch issue, says plaintiff’s lawyer in leading case

Trials & Litigation

Families of some Sandy Hook victims file suit against estate of shooter’s mom and town

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer not liable in slaying of PI killed while trying to serve divorce papers, top state court says

Tort Law

‘Sizzling skillet’ at Applebee’s was ‘open and obvious’ danger to praying diner, court says

Tort Law

Heir can sue herself for causing accident that killed her husband, Utah appeals court says

Tort Law

Appeals court: City can be sued over faded crosswalk; will comparative negligence still bar claim?

Civil Procedure

Top state court nixes $2.5M personal injury suit because filing fee was $2 short

Entertainment & Sports Law

Judge requests changes to proposed NFL concussion settlement

Trials & Litigation

Feinberg OKs payment for 50 deaths from $400M GM ignition fund; compensation starts at $1M

Tort Law

Did damage caps discourage suits that could have spotlighted GM ignition defect?

Education Law

Sued by dad over his 13-year-old daughter’s suicide after bullying, school denies responsibility

Trials & Litigation

Families of 9 school-shooting victims sue maker, seller of Bushmaster rifle used in Newtown massacre

Tort Law

Family files RICO suit against lawyers and law firms over claimed barratry after auto accident

U.S. Supreme Court

Federal juror’s deliberation comments can’t be admitted to show voir dire dishonesty, SCOTUS rules

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues Chick-fil-A and cherry supplier, says milkshake caused tooth damage and heart attack

Criminal Justice

Is AA to blame for ‘13th Step’ slaying, as lawsuit claims?

Criminal Justice

10 years after fatal accident, conviction is reversed; GM knew its car was to blame but kept quiet

Accident and Injury Law

Woman whose 4 pit bulls killed neighbor’s dog, in its own yard, sues neighbor for $1M