Tort Law

Labor & Employment

Fired workers increasingly add defamation claims to their lawsuits

Consumer Law

New issue in Takata air bag recall: Are replacements safe?

Trials and Litigation

Paralegal points way to $4.25M judgment reversal; defense now seeks $1.8M from plaintiffs and lawyer

Tort Law

Dad of hurt girl sues home insurer: House guest’s chain saw prank a foreseeable cause of truck crash

Tort Law

Texas restaurant that was site of biker shootout faces lawsuit by neighboring eatery

Law Schools

Trial attorney and wife give $10m to law school from which 3 generations of his family graduated

Trials & Litigation

Law firm asks 3rd Circuit to block court-ordered interviews of over 30 clients

Consumer Law

Air bag maker Takata’s expanded recall of nearly 34M vehicles is largest ever

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer’s suit claims jail officer’s upskirt search with metal-detecting wand amounted to assault

Trials & Litigation

Appeals court condemns ‘puerile name calling’ and reverses verdict because of lawyer’s comments

Trials & Litigation

Injured Amtrak worker is among the first to file suit over Philadelphia train wreck

Trials & Litigation

Law firms will pay $3.7M to help settle suits over Ponzi scheme run by Allen Stanford

Religious Law

Judge says church protesters are trespassers, rejects their counterclaim for money spent on repairs

Trials & Litigation

Suits over fatal Philadelphia Amtrak crash will depend on what NTSB finds: Was train going too fast?

Product Liability

Employer who provided bucket in van for use as toilet is sued for $4M over death of worker

Media & Communications Law

UVa official sues Rolling Stone, says she was ‘chief villain’ in retracted rape article

Trials & Litigation

Judge says Facebook has right to sue DLA Piper and other firms for representing now-fugitive Ceglia

Trials & Litigation

Insurers seek $47M from 2 men convicted in airline billing-fraud scheme

Trials & Litigation

Police officer sues Starbucks after being burned by cup of free coffee; jury awards nothing

Tort Law

Fiat Chrysler seeks new trial in boy’s fiery crash death after $150M damages award