Tort Law

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge who drank Flint water steps aside in case over replacing city’s lead water pipes

Business of Law

Resnick & Louis opens in Miami with 3-lawyer Akerman team, expects more hiring soon

Tort Law

Jury awards $55M to woman who claimed Johnson & Johnson talcum powder caused her cancer

Trials & Litigation

Sued after posting video of brawl with neighbor, law partner loses bid for SLAPP protection

Intellectual Property Law

SCOTUS to mull Federal Circuit refusal to apply top court’s copyright laches ruling in patent case

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