Tort Law

Trials & Litigation

2 cops charged in Freddie Gray case sue top Baltimore prosecutor for defamation

Labor & Employment

Lawyer banned by fitness club had no standing to complain about retaliation, says appeals court

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer-turned-entrepreneur admits he financed Hulk Hogan’s Gawker suit

Trials & Litigation

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

Banking Law

Appeals court overturns $1.27 billion penalty for Countrywide’s sale of risky mortgages

First Amendment

‘Bad-ass lawyer’ can’t sue over parody Twitter account, appeals court says

Trials & Litigation

Man held hostage by 3 jail escapees sues for share of $200K in reward money

Trials and Litigation

Texas woman drops lawsuit against Church of Scientology, citing lack of resources

Trials & Litigation

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

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer who had two indictments against him dismissed seeks damages over ex-DA’s actions

Trademark Law

Vincent Gallo sues Facebook over claimed refusal to deactivate imposter’s account

Consumer Law

Takata says up to 40M more air bags must be recalled; Hawaii sues on consumers’ behalf

Trials and Litigation

Mentally ill man arrested for shoplifting $5.05 in snacks died of starvation in jail, lawsuit says

Internet Law

Partner demands website reveal identities of commenters who said they hated working at his firms

Trials & Litigation

Lewis Brisbois sues developer of building destroyed by arson, seeks damages for forced office move

Trials & Litigation

Judge OKs malpractice suit over law firm’s successful fight to uphold client’s postnuptial agreement

Tort Law

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

Health Law

Settlement in suit over Joan Rivers’ death; daughter to seek law regulating outpatient clinic safety

Consumer Law

State AG sues companies that bought structured settlements from lead-paint victims

Trials & Litigation

9th Circuit removes judge who slashed attorney fees from BarBri antitrust class action