Tort Law

Injury & Accident Law

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

Trials & Litigation

Investigator sued along with Northwestern University by exonerated ex-inmate files $20M countersuit

Tort Law

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

Terrorism

Judge indicates he will allow torture suit against psychologists who aided CIA

Business of Law

Ex-client sues firm for allegedly accepting credit card payment for bankruptcy legal fees

Trials and Litigation

Trial date set for Sandy Hook lawsuit against gun companies

Internet Law

Monitoring of my Twitter account showed racial bias, state lawyer says in labor complaint

Verdicts & Settlements

Lawyer is found liable for $200K for stabbing man in hotel lobby

Civil Rights

Imprisoned Pastafarian loses lawsuit; federal judge says ‘religion’ is in fact a parody

International Law

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

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sued for defamation over praise of rival real-estate broker wins at trial

Verdicts & Settlements

Dershowitz and victims’ rights lawyers drop dueling defamation claims

Trials & Litigation

Grandstanding motions could bring sanctions, judge warns in suit over lawyer ‘conflictineering’

Trials and Litigation

Man’s suit over nudity-ordinance arrest at gay-pride event revived by 9th Circuit

Civil Rights

9th Circuit: Jury must decide suit over police dog who bit woman as she slept in her office

Real Estate & Property Law

Top Texas court says city’s possession of stray dog didn’t end owner rights

Trials & Litigation

Beachgoers’ suit seeks gang injunction against alleged territorial surfers

Trials & Litigation

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

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer whose midtrial DUI setup by opposing counsel made headlines wins related malpractice suit

National Pulse

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