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Flight Attendants Can't Challenge FAA Policy On Using Electronics During Takeoff, Landing
May 19
TCPA Class Suit Bounced to Arbitration But Posner Asks Why Litigation Disfavored
May 19
Georgia Law Firm's Ads May Reference Nursing Home Citations in Soliciting Clients
May 19
Client Sophistication Won't Shield Proskauer From $140M Fraud Lawsuit Over Tax Advice
May 19
Lawyer Didn't Assume ‘Good Samaritan' Duty When He Undertook Legislative Reform Drive
May 19
Unaccepted Settlement Offer Doesn't Moot Individual Check Overdraft Lawsuit
May 19
Bank's Secured Claim Disallowed As Late-Filed in Chapter 13 Case
May 19
Justices Unanimously Protect Debtors' ‘Fresh Start' in Consumer Bankruptcy Case
May 19
Circuit Split Grows on Codefendant Removal; Class Claims Versus Railroads Back on Track
May 19
Officers Who Shot Mentally Ill Woman Are Entitled to Qualified Immunity in Lawsuit
May 19
En Banc ‘Innocence of Muslims' Ruling Says Actor Didn't Hold Copyright in Film
May 19
Warrantless Searches of Pornographers For Underage Actors Are Unconstitutional
May 19
Felon's Confiscated Guns Can Be Sold, Transferred for His Benefit, High Court Says
May 19
Medicare Billing Fraud Wasn't Identity Theft Where Named Patients Actually Got Services
May 19
Dismissal of Prisoner Suit Needn't be Final To Count as Third PLRA ‘Strike,' Justices Say
May 19
Charging Attorney Payment as Laundering Didn't Require Inquiry Into Potential Conflict
May 19
Not Mentioning Period of Parole Ineligibility Now Establishes Ineffective Assistance Claim
May 19
MetLife Exec Not Entitled to Pension Bump After $2.5M Arbitration Award, 2nd Cir. Rules
May 19
High Court Paves Way for 401(k) Litigation, Reverses Trend of Finding Lawsuits Untimely
May 19
5th Cir. Denies ERISA Standing to Humana, Dissent Argues Sufficient Authority Granted
May 19
Black Nucor Workers May Proceed as Class On Race Bias Claims, Split 4th Cir. Says
May 19
No Due Process, Retaliation Claims for White Officer
May 19
Deepwater Ruling May Open Floodgates To Hundreds of Appeals as Rulings Are Docketed
May 19
‘Same Operative Facts' Bar Takings Claim By Landfill Operators, Federal Circuit Rules
May 19
Ninth Circuit Reverses in Provider Action After High Court's Supremacy Clause Ruling
May 19
No Class Status for Child Care Providers Suing Michigan Over Paying Union Dues
May 19
Drivers Who ‘Rarely or Never' Crossed State Lines Exempt From FLSA
May 19
Anxiety Disorder FMLA Suit of Jailer Headed to Trial
May 19
Worker on Oil Platforms Wasn't Seaman Covered by Jones Act, Fifth Circuit Holds
May 19
Apple $548M Patent Win Against Samsung Survives Appeal, But No Trade Dress Award
May 19
Size (of U.S. Investment) Matters to Show Domestic Industry in ITC Sex Toy Probe
May 19
Split Akamai Panel Reiterates Joint Patent Infringement Rule: Agency or Contract Only
May 19
9/11 Suspect's Roommate Can Sue Gov't Over Collected Credit Card Information
May 19
Maryland Must Credit Out-of-State Taxes Or Find Other Cure for Discriminatory Regime
May 19
Oregon Vets Regroup After KBR Wins Appeal; $85 Million Verdict Tossed In Iraq War Suit
May 19
2d Cir. Vacates Contempt Ruling Against Polo Association in Ralph Lauren Dispute
May 19
TTAB Used Wrong Standard to Find ‘Pretzel Crisps' Generic, Federal Circuit Says
May 19
U.S. Faces $2.6 Million FTCA Judgment After Navajo Lawyer Involved in Crash
May 19
AG Lynch Swings by SCOTUS
May 19
Creditor's Dischargeability Complaint Untimely
May 19
DeVry Worker Has Title VII Retaliation Claim
May 19
Finding Data Biggest E-Discovery Issue, Survey Says
May 19
GM Excused From $450M Retirees Payment
May 19
Multiple DWIs Not Basis for ADA Claim
May 19
Buyers Beware: When Consumers Should Steer Clear of the Supreme Court
May 19
California Top Court Poised to Decide Daimler Jurisdiction Issue in Plavix Case
May 19
Competence With Electronically Stored Information: What Does It Mean in the Context of Litigation and How Can Attorneys Achieve It?
May 19
Bill to Increase Penalties for Frivolous Suits Clears Committee, Likely to Pass in House
May 19
Misdemeanor Prosecution Reform Essential, Senators Say, Right to Counsel a Worry
May 19
Uber, Airbnb Sharing Services Need ‘Light Touch' Regulation, Experts Say
May 19
High Court Ruling on Judicial Campaigns Cited to Defend Ban on Contractor Money
May 19
Narrow Classes Are Key Post-Wal-Mart, Fourth Circuit Discrimination Ruling Shows
May 19
Kmart Agreement Signed by Minor Is Unenforceable
May 12
Getting Paid With Fees Subject to Forfeiture: What's a Criminal Defense Attorney to Do?
May 12
Expert Testimony Was Needed to Establish Lawyer's Negligence in Complex Loan Deal
May 12
Divided Ninth Circuit Court Finds Loophole Protecting Insider From Preference
May 12
Injunction Avoided ‘Dysfunctional' Election; Successful Voting Mooted County's Appeal
May 12
Former Zambian Embassy Employee's Claims Revived Due to District Court Service Errors
May 12
Mexican States' Gulf Spill Claims Barred; States Don't Own Damaged Property
May 12
No Standing for Attorney to Challenge CFPB Over Action Against Paralegal Contractor
May 12
Part of California Art Royalty Law Axed; Facially Regulated Out-of-State Commerce
May 12
Jury to Say if Attorneys Violated FDCPA In Attempting to Collect Debts for Ohio
May 12
Defendants Selling ‘Miracle' Diet Pill Win Reversal of Contempt Order
May 12
Attorney Can't Recover Post-Firing Wages; Contractual Bonuses Only for Fees Received
May 12
Pandora Prevails: ASCAP Blanket Licenses Must Include Streaming Rights
May 12
Doctor Had to Reveal Patient's Pedophilia To Police, but Didn't Have to Testify About It
May 12
Officers Don't Need Warrant To Track Past Locations of Mobile Phones
May 12
Police Can Still Search Mobile Phones, But Search Guidelines Remain Unclear
May 12
Third Circuit Formally Adopts Catalyst Theory Of Attorneys' Fees in ERISA Lawsuits
May 12
Bias Claims of Fired Black Employee Are Revived
May 12
Single Incident Can Support Title VII Claims Of Harassment, Retaliation, 4th Cir. Decides
May 12
BLM Took ‘Hard Look' at Impacts of Solar Farm
May 12
Venezuela's Takeover of Media Companies Not Actionable in U.S. Courts Under FSIA
May 12
Salvadorean Woman Eligible for Asylum; 4th Cir. Takes Immigration Board to Task
May 12
Federal Act Preempts Bank Officer's Claim Under Florida Whistle-Blower Law, Court Says
May 12
Rep. Rangel Kicked Out of Federal Court; Constitution Prevents Suit Over ‘10 Censure
May 12
Trespass, Improper Citations Don't Carry Day In Challenge to 10-Year Land-Use Battle
May 12
Instruction to ‘Tell Your Doctor' of Pain Doesn't Induce an Infringing Use of Drug
May 12
Eon Patent Asserted Against Smartphone Companies Affirmed Invalid for Indefiniteness
May 12
Options Limited for Patent Interference Cases Declared After Sept. 15, 2012, Fed. Cir. Says
May 12
Potential Competitor Suing for False Marks Must Show Market Entry Intent, Action
May 12
Court Says NSA Phone Data Bulk Collection Violates Patriot Act, But Allows It to Continue
May 12
D.C. Circuit Raps FCC in CBS Challenge To New Merger Review Disclosure Policies
May 12
Motorola Mobility II and the Circuit Split Over the Interpretation of the FTAIA: The Necessity for Supreme Court Review
May 12
Consumer Groups Urge States to Break Up ‘Cozy' Boards After NC Dental Decision
May 12
Natural Gas Sellers Pressured to Settle 15-Year-Old Western Energy Crisis Claims
May 12
Preserving Privilege During Internal Probes Becomes Trickier After KBR, Other Rulings
May 12
Christian College Wins Stay In Contraceptive Mandate Case
May 12
Management Attorneys Predict Loss For McDonald's in Dispute with NLRB
May 12
Carrera‘s Strict Requirement for Identifying Class Members Still Stands in 3rd Cir., Some Say
May 12
EU ‘Right to Be Forgotten' Decision: One Year, Almost 1M Requests Later
May 12
Disney to Rehire Actors Fired Over Reeking Unitards
May 5
Jurisdiction, Standing Ground Pilot Seeking Removal from No-Fly List
May 5
No Right for Debtor to Appeal Plan Denial; ‘Lopsided' System ‘Tolerable' to High Court
May 5
Trustee's Failure to Follow Adjournment Rules Of Creditors' Meeting Results in Discharge
May 5
Creditor Who Didn't Speak Up Didn't Exercise Right to Credit Bid, Fifth Circuit Says
May 5
Investor in Abusive Tax Shelter Shown No Sympathy on Appeal
May 5
Approval of $180M Western Union Deal OK'd Over Objectors' Challenges to Fairness
May 5
Popcorn Workers Lose Bid for Remand; Didn't Meet CAFA Exception Burden
May 5
‘Bitter Pill' for Nativity Supporters: No More Creches in Iconic Park
May 5
Compelled Disclosure Alone of Donors Doesn't Chill Members' Speech, Association
May 5
Gift Certificate Plaintiffs Win Damages; New Rule Applies Retroactively to Them Only
May 5
New Jersey Supreme Court Sets Out Standard For Admitting Partly Recorded Conversations
May 5
Two State Courts Provide Guidance On Authenticating Texts, Facebook Messages
May 5
No Defamation of Palestinian President's Son But Website Couldn't Invoke Anti-SLAPP Law
May 5
Supreme Court Surprise: Divided Court Upholds Campaign-Finance Restriction
May 5
Arizona Voter Registration Form Constitutional; Checkboxes Don't Stop Minor Party Write-ins
May 5
EEOC Conciliation Subject to Court Scrutiny, But Scope of Review Is Limited, Justices Rule
May 5
Rule on Backup Generators Sent Back to EPA
May 5
Boeing Case Must Proceed in Federal Court; 40-Year Groundwater Contamination Alleged
May 5
New Excessive Force Trial Necessary After Undisclosed Witness Allowed to Testify
May 5
Case Alleging Oil Rig Seizure by Venezuela To Proceed Based on Possible Discrimination
May 5
NLRB Told to Rethink Discrimination Theory
May 5
Illinois Assault Weapons Ban Upheld; En Banc or Supreme Court Review Ahead?
May 5
Wisconsin Tribe May Offer E-Poker: Not Forbidden, Not Criminal in State
May 5
Patent Claims for Exercise Equipment Aren't Indefinite, Federal Circuit Says Again
May 5
Do It Yet Again, 9th Circuit Tells FERC, Over California's Request for $2.8B Refund
May 5
Cleveland's ‘Jock' Tax Allocation Method Based on Games Played Struck Down
May 5
Injunction in Benihana Hamburger Food Fight Upheld
May 5
Full Court to Reconsider ‘Slants' Registration Case
May 5
Circuit Splits Reported in U.S. Law Week—April 2015
May 5
Big Data and Human Resources—Letting the Computer Decide?
May 5
Internal Investigations and Data Security in a Bring Your Own Device Company
May 5
Parties Clash on Increased Role Of Judicial Review in Regulating
May 5
Bankruptcy Filings for 12-Month Period Ending March 31, 2015, Down 12 Percent
May 5
Bankruptcy Procedure Rule Change Garners Supreme Court Approval
May 5
‘No Injury' Bill Will Curb Class Action Abuse, Supporters Say; Detractors Call It Overbroad
May 5
Members of BP Medical Settlement Class Have Jury Trial Right for Injuries Arising Later
May 5
Rule 23 Subcommittee Publishes Draft Ideas: Settlement Criteria, Issue Classes on Table
May 5
E-Discovery Changes Approved by High Court; Effective in December Unless Congress Acts
May 5
A Second Goldman ‘Secret Sauce’ Conviction Headed for Appeal
May 5
ERISA Lawyers Mull Same-Sex Marriage Case; Plan Sponsors Hoping for Uniformity, Clarity
May 5
BNP Told to Pay $9 Billion In Settlement of Sanctions Case
May 5
Witness: Adverse ACA Ruling Could Sweep Millions Out of Small Business Coverage
May 5
Takeda Said to Agree to Pay $2.3 Billion To Settle Thousands of Actos Cases
May 5
NFL Will End Its Tax-Exempt Status, Goodell Tells Owners
May 5
NOMINATIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS
May 5
Law Firm Insurer Dodges $1.75 Million Claim; Firm on Hook for Pre-Coverage Malpractice
April 28
Foreclosure Challenge Under Texas Statute, RESPA Reinstated by Appeals Court
April 28
Settlement Proceeds Belong to Ch. 11 Estate
April 28
Trial Court Crossed the Line Denying Lawyers Access to Clients
April 28
No Need to Wait for Service Before Seeking Removal to Federal Court
April 28
County Must Record Its Traffic Stops To Curb Racially Motivated Investigations
April 28
Bank Must Face Some State Class Claims On Overdrafts, Payment Processing
April 28
Accused Had No Right to Cross-Examine Laboratory Analyst Who Created DNA Profile
April 28
Justices Rule Cops Can't Extend Traffic Stop For Dog Sniffs Without Reasonable Suspicion
April 28
Standard of Review in Executives' Suits Over ‘Top-Hat' Benefits Takes Center Stage
April 28
Fourth Circuit Rules for Pension Fund, Encourages Flexible Arbitration Procedure
April 28
Sixth Circuit Limits Equitable Defenses Available in Benefit Fund Collection Actions
April 28
Black Fire District Chief's Nonselection Not Adverse for Bias Claims, 5th Cir. Says
April 28
It's Just Lunch, Not Retaliation, Texas Supremes Say
April 28
Lawsuit Over EPA Feedlot Emissions Dismissed
April 28
Lost in Translation: Mongolian's Poor Russian Excuses Contradictory Answers in Interview
April 28
4th Cir. Dismisses Immigration Appeal: No Jurisdiction, But No Harm, No Foul
April 28
Split 2d Cir. Says FLSA Protects Worker Who Made Informal, Oral Pay Complaint
April 28
NLRB Ruling on Facebook Posts Stands; Union Held Not Liable for Member Comments
April 28
Iraq Security Specialists Must Repay Uncle Sam
April 28
Concealed-Carry Gun License Applicant Gets Second Shot Due to Denial's Vagueness
April 28
Preemption Roadblock Doesn't Apply To Unlicensed Motor Carrier Investigation
April 28
Shift in Fed. Cir. Post-Octane Analysis? District Court Should Have Awarded Fees
April 28
Medtronic Wins Pair of Appeals Finding Preemption in Bone Graft Suits
April 28
Antitrust Suits for Gas Price Manipulation Not Barred by Federal Law, High Court Says
April 28
UWF Wrestler's Publicity Claims Against ESPN Pinned by Copyright Act
April 28
Attorneys' Fees Based on PTO Staff Salaries Assessed Against Loser in Trademark Case
April 28
Refusal to Register ‘The Slants' Mark As Disparaging Upheld by Federal Circuit
April 28
High Court Gives Plaintiffs Breathing Room In Federal Tort Claims Equitable Tolling Case
April 28
‘Market Actions’: Benefits and Pitfalls Of Mooting Class Actions With Private Remedies
April 28
Legislation to Curtail Certification Of ‘No Injury' Classes Introduced in House
April 28
NFL Concussion Deal Wins Approval: Class of 20,000 Ex-Players to Get $765M
April 28
Bill Could Force Ethics Code on High Court; No Separation of Powers Issue, Scholars Say
April 28
Uber, Lyft Drivers' Wage Claims May Affect On-Demand Business Model, Attorneys Say
April 28
‘Preposterous’ Madoff Ruling Draws Law Professors’ Scorn
April 28
IRS Seeks Public Comment On Final Rules for Litigation Costs
April 28
Smoker of Three to Four Packs Per Day Obtains $46.5 Million in Florida Trial
April 28
NOMINATIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS
April 28
Physical Law Office Is Needed to Satisfy New York's In-State Office Requirement
April 7
Attorneys' $25 Million Contingency Fee Reinstated Based on Deference to Arbitrator
April 7
Fraudulent Debt Dischargeable Due To Lack of Knowledge of Agent's Dishonesty
April 7
Disabled Woman Can Refile Against Hospital; Remedies Not Limited to Employment Context
April 7
Two Class Suits Belong in Federal Court; CAFA Removals Were Timely, 9th Cir. Says
April 7
After City Ditches Law's Defense Intervenor Can't Pick Up the Reins
April 7
11th Cir. Finds Fire Official Didn't Show Criticism of Bargaining Led to Discharge
April 7
License With AP Broad Enough to Cover NFL Uses
April 7
Companies Can't Sponsor Ballot Measures; Rule Survives First Amendment Scrutiny
April 7
Sixth Circuit Rules USDA Must Consider Minimal Effects of Wetlands Conversion
April 7
GE's Superfund ‘Arranger' Victory Stands; Transformers' Venting Valve Not a ‘Disposal'
April 7
CERCLA Allocation Within Court's Discretion; Ruling Rejects Formulas, Widens Circuit Split
April 7
9/11 Insurers Can't Recover $2.5 Billion; U.S. Gov't Already Seized Al-Qaeda Assets
April 7
Rehearing Sought in Contraceptive Mandate Case
April 7
No Court Remedy for Idaho Care Providers Challenging State's Medicaid Reimbursement
April 7
Landowners' Flood Insurance Claim Sunk; Policy Doesn't Cover Debris Removal on Land
April 7
2nd Cir. Upholds N.Y. Wage Parity Law, Rejects ERISA Preemption Challenge
April 7
Union Pacific's Lack of Evidence Brings Train Derailment Suit To Screeching Halt
April 7
Database Sync Patents May Not Be Invalid Under Sec. 112, but Not Infringed Anyway
April 7
Daiichi's Creative Use of Disclaimer Can't Stop Apotex Pursuit of Generic Benicar
April 7
Litigation Stays as PTAB Reviews Business Method Patents Not So Automatic After All
April 7
Air Bag Claim Against Ford to Be Reheard by Panel
April 7
2d Cir. Revives Claims by Shareholders That Opted Out of ‘12 Settlement With AIG
April 7
Statute of Repose Defense Struck Down For Engle-Progeny Fraud Claims in Florida
April 7
4th Cir. Remands Paper Towel TM Case For Lower Court to Apply Octane Fees Rule
April 7
11th Cir.: Stanford Investors Can't Sue U.S. Over SEC Failure to Halt Ponzi
April 7
Circuit Splits Reported in U.S. Law Week—March 2015
April 7
Improving Computer Forensics Discovery Using the ‘Defense or Dissection of Process’ Method
April 7
Updated Comments to N.Y. Rules Feature Extra Guidance on Key Confidentiality Issues
April 7
Cleaning Service Franchisees Must Arbitrate; No Proof Arbitration Is Cost Prohibitive
March 31
Split 6th Cir. Allows Navistar to Arbitrate Dispute Over Retiree Benefit Payments
March 31
Remedy Plucked From ‘Thin Air' Okayed in Arbitration Dispute
March 31
Prison Guard Who Survived Hitman's Bullets Can't Sue Phone Co. That Carried Call for Hit
March 31
Disabled Eddie Bauer Customer May Proceed With ADA Lawsuit
March 31
No Case Law Requiring Counsel's Presence During Testimony About Co-Defendants
March 31
Florida Supreme Court Holds Long Sentence Can Be De Facto Life Term
March 31
Putting Tracking Device on Someone's Body Is ‘Search’ for Fourth Amendment Purposes
March 31
Racial Gerrymandering Suit to Proceed; Ala. Can't Rely on Equal Population Goal
March 31
Employer May Violate Pregnancy Bias Law By Denying Light Duty, Split Court Rules
March 31
Black Airline Worker Loses on Discrimination Claim
March 31
Seventh Circuit Revives Race Bias Claims Of Black Employee in Chicago Public Schools
March 31
Worker Granted ‘Total Disability' for MS Barred From Pursuing Race Bias Claims
March 31
No ‘Arranger' Liability for Public Utility In Sale of PCB-Containing Transformers
March 31
Army Corps to Review Alabama Coal Permits
March 31
ATS Bars Suit Against U.S. Company; Aid to Colombian Paramilitaries Alleged
March 31
Lawyer's ‘Misguided' Filings Forfeit Claims; 7th Cir. Refers Case to Ill. Disciplinary Comm.
March 31
Mexican Stabbed, Shocked by Corrupt Cops Prompts Ninth Circuit to Rethink Precedent
March 31
9th Cir. Says Car Dealership Service Advisers Aren't FLSA-Exempt, Creating Circuit Split
March 31
Court Revives Dish Installer's FLSA Suit, Finding Jury Issue on ‘Employee' Status
March 31
Federal Judge Halts Labor Department Rule Expanding Same-Sex Couples' FMLA Rights
March 31
5th Cir. Says Two Types of Immunity Bar Texas State Employee's FMLA Claims
March 31
Seamen Can't Sue Official of Gov't Ship Where Statutes Require Suing Gov't Itself
March 31
Prior Patent's ‘Contemplation' of Binder, Coating Combo for Tools Anticipated Claim
March 31
$400,000 Damages Award Reversed; No Due Process Required for Accreditation
March 31
Flaws in Pleading Scienter Fatal To Claims Auditors Ignored Red Flags
March 31
Justices Qualify §11 Liability for Opinions Included in Securities Registrations
March 31
TTAB Rulings on Registration May Trigger Preclusion in Trademark Infringement Cases
March 31
Family Members Lack Standing for Claims Over Execution of Security Workers in Iraq
March 31
What Companies Should Consider Before Waiving Attorney-Client Privilege During a Government Investigation
March 31
Attorneys' Fees Cut $13M In IndyMac MBS Settlement
March 31
Supreme Court Electronic Filing System On Track for 2016 Rollout, Justices Say
March 31
Securities Class Action Settlements Drop to Lowest in 16 Years, Report Says
March 31
Madoff Trustee Ponzi Recoveries Now Topping $10.64 Billion After New Settlement
March 31
NOMINATIONS AND CONFIRMATIONS
March 31
Denial of Pay Raises for US Air Pilots Affirmed
March 17
Airlines' Challenge to Passenger Fee Doesn't Fly as TSA Interpretation Soars
March 17
Servicers Must Credit Payments on Date Of Online Authorization, 7th Cir. Rules
March 17
Golf Channel Takes $6M Slice In Suit Over Ads for Stanford's Ponzi
March 17
Petters Fraudulent Transfer to Ritchie Capital in Polaroid Case Upheld on Appeal
March 17
Court Negates Choice-of-Law Clause, Maybe; Revives FDCPA Claim Over Attorneys' Fees
March 17
$235M Plus CEO's Arrest Warrant Are Cost Of Biolitec's Contempt, Discovery Violations
March 17
Nuclear Contract Dispute Heads to Georgia After Equity Analysis of Simultaneous Suits
March 17
Arrest of ‘Skid Row' Protesters Was Illegal; Disturbing Political Meeting Isn't Criminal Act
March 17
Challenge to Nudity Ban Survives, But BYOB Prohibition Here to Stay
March 17
State Can't Ban Rude Speech To Protect Religious Exercise
March 17
Claim That Toyota Ad Infringed Book About B.B. King's Guitar Survives Dismissal
March 17
‘Seaman's Manslaughter' Provision Doesn't Reach Conduct of BP Rig Workers
March 17
DNA Analysis for Identity, Sex Isn't ‘Search' Under Fourth Amendment
March 17
Challenge to Penile Arousal Examinations Isn't Premature, Even if Tests May Not Occur
March 17
Fifth Circuit Makes It Easier for Hospitals To Sue Insurers; Follows Ninth Circuit, DOL
March 17
Erratic Worker's Bipolar Disorder Not Apparent
March 17
Fired Anxious Employee Raises ADA Claim
March 17
7th Cir. Highlights Standard for Showing Indirect Employer Status Under Title VII
March 17
Warning About Praying in Taxi, Related Quips Rev Up Fired Muslim Cabbie's Title VII Claims
March 17
RCRA ‘Solid Waste' Includes Smokestack Emissions
March 17
Immigrant Worker May Proceed With Claim State Department Improperly Issuing Visas
March 17
Former Pizza Servers in FLSA Case Lack Standing
March 17
No Injunction Against Sea-Tac Fuelers' Strike Where Employer Didn't Try Enough to Settle
March 17
Illinois Legislators, Aides Immune From Suit Brought by Reporter Denied Press Credential
March 17
Nautilus Standard Trumps Patent Judgment On Indefiniteness Handed Down Pre-Nautilus
March 17
Class Claims That Schwab Bond Fund Didn't Follow Investment Policy Revived
March 17
Pre-Dodd-Frank Tip Not ‘Original Information’ For Purposes of Whistle-Blower Award
March 17
Former NCAA Athletes Lose Suit Over Online Pics
March 17
Oprah Wins Fight Over Use of ‘Own Your Power' Mark
March 17
Veteran's Daughter Denied Burial Benefits Can't Get Review of VA Regs in Federal Court
March 17
Settling the Dispute Over the Settlement Privilege: Upholding the Existence of a Settlement Privilege After FTC v. Actavis
March 17
Study: Arbitration Clauses Limit Relief; CFPB Looks at Consumer Finance Markets
March 17
Most Large Law Firms Have Been Breached, As Hackers Seek Corporate Client Secrets
March 17
Finding the Divide Between CERCLA Cost Recovery, Contribution Actions
March 17
Annual Report on Federal Judiciary Shows Bankruptcy Filings Down 13 Percent in 2014
March 17
Border States Need More Federal Judges After Influx of Undocumented Immigrants
March 17
FEMA Imposes More Oversight After Reports About Handling of Hurricane Sandy Claims
March 17
Concern Over Post-Alice World Marks Observance of 25th Annual PTO Day
March 17
NSA Internet Surveillance Program Challenged by Operator of Wikipedia
March 17
Counsel Against ‘Redskins,' for ‘Slants' Agree ACLU Chose Bad Case to Take §2(a) Stand
March 17
Agencies Win Deference Battle for Now; High Court Conservatives Eager to Revisit
March 10
Tenth Circuit Gives New Life to NCUA Suit Alleging Flawed RMBS Issued by Barclays
March 10
Marlboro Lights Smoker Class Status OK'd; Rare Certification Says Predominance No Bar
March 10
State Class Action Over Tainted Dog Treats May Go on as Federal Deal Awaits Approval
March 10
Solicitation Law Fails 1st Amendment Test; Va. County Must Prove Narrow Tailoring
March 10
Ban on Mandatory LWOP for Juveniles Isn't Retroactive on Habeas Corpus Review
March 10
Blanket Residency Limits on Sex Offenders Are Unconstitutional, Calif. High Court Says
March 10
Anti-Abortion Group Didn't Defame Candidate By Criticizing His Affordable Care Act Vote
March 10
Sixth Circuit Vacates $3.8M Disgorgement, Allows Possibility of Prejudgment Interest
March 10
9th Cir. 2-1 Says American Airlines Pilot Didn't Qualify for FTEPA Age Exception
March 10
Class Status Reversed for Nextel Workers; Too Many Differing State Laws Involved
March 10
Ala. Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Stopped in State-Federal Conflict
March 10
9th Cir. Hands Nursing Home Partial Win In Appeal on Care Deficiencies, Reviews
March 10
Armenian Possibly Asylum Eligible For Perceived Whistleblowing Attempt
March 10
Social ‘Visibility' Test Evolves to ‘Distinction' But Group Analysis Not Materially Changed
March 10
Officer's Complaint About Arrest Quotas Was Protected Civilian Speech
March 10
Ala. Alcohol Referendum Amendments Down Drain, Can't Be Saved By Severing
March 10
Laws Limiting Capacity of Firearm Magazines Are Likely to Survive Constitutional Challenge
March 10
Amtrak Is Gov't. Entity for Setting Standards But Its Power Might Be Unconstitutional
March 10
Tax Injunction Act Doesn't Bar Suit Against Colorado Internet Sales Reporting
March 10
Alabama Gets Another Chance To Defend Diesel Tax on Rail Carriers
March 10
Eighth Circuit Says Associated Bank Must Face Claims It Aided, Abetted Fraud
March 10
Federal Circuit Says Merely Offering Services Isn't ‘Use in Commerce' Under Lanham Act
March 10
High Court Resolves Kansas-Nebraska Case Involving Republican River Consumption
March 10
The End of Personal Jurisdiction Over Entities ‘Doing Business' in New York—Or Is It?
March 10
Firms Can't Stifle Ex-Member's Competition Via Liquidated Damages or Other Restrictions
March 10
Lawyer Didn't Breach Duty by Misjudging How Court Would Rule on Unsettled Issue
March 10
New York Allows Qualified Privilege For Lawyers' Pre-Litigation Statements
March 10
Bank of America's Countrywide Accord Fully Approved by New York Appeals Court
March 10
New Jersey Takes $225 Million to End Big Litigation Over Exxon Mobil Pollution
March 10
Murder Mysteries and ACA Subsidies? Clues to Scalia's Approach in King
March 10
Ferguson, Mo. Cops and Court on Hot Seat Thanks to ‘Searing' Dept. of Justice Report
March 10
Rakoff, Practitioners Question SEC Practice Of Sending More Enforcement Cases to ALJs
March 10
Second Circuit Revives Suit Against HUD; Statutory Standards Not Too Broad to Review
February 24
USDA Can't Saddle TN Walking Horse Shows With Mandatory Suspensions for ‘Soring'
February 24
American Express Loses Antitrust Lawsuit Over Merchant Rules
February 24
Squire Patton Boggs Is Ejected From Suit Due to Conflicts That Grew Out of Merger
February 24
Drug Maker May Have Improperly Withheld Financial Documents From FTC in Court Case
February 24
New York's Highest Court Turns Back Barclays-Hedge Fund Collateral Dispute
February 24
Ninth Circuit Says Creditors May Pursue Debt Despite Personal Discharge Under Chapter 7
February 24
Trust's Suit Against Asbestos Manufacturer Barred; Poor Drafting of Ch. 11 Plan
February 24
Annuity Purchased Using Roll-Over Funds Exempt from Chapter 7 Debtor's Estate
February 24
Non-Signatory Bound by Contract; Must Abide by Forum-Selection Clause
February 24
Bed, Bath & Beyond Beats ADA Suit; Personal Preference Not Legal Standard
February 24
Neglect Law's ‘Spiritual Healing' Exemption Is Constitutional, Tennessee High Court Rules
February 24
Courts Reject Constitutional Challenges To Convictions for Refusing Breath Test
February 24
Face-to-Face Interactions Can Support ‘Mass Marketing’ Enhancement for Frauds
February 24
Amendments to New Hampshire Registration Make it Punitive for Ex Post Facto Purposes
February 24
Expert Testimony in Background Check Case Properly Blocked as Unreliable, 4th Cir. Rules
February 24
New York High Court Orders Rehearing of Firefighters' Reverse Discrimination Victory
February 24
Zimbabwean Widow Gets Another Chance To Flee Forced Marriage to Surviving Relative
February 24
No Turpitude in Gang-Related Enhancement; Sentencing Can't Elevate ‘Ordinary' Crimes
February 24
BP Loses Bid for $750 Million Transocean Insurance for Spill
February 24
Police Officer's FMLA Interference Claim Viable
February 24
Federal Circuit's Garmin Ruling Continues Claim Construction Lessons
February 24
Train Conductor's FRSA Retaliation Action Not Barred by RLA Grievance, 6th Cir. Says
February 24
Claims Barclays Made Misstatements About Dark Pools Covered by Martin Act
February 24
2d Cir. Affirms No Interest, Inflation Adjustments for Madoff Victims
February 24
Target's Sale of Rosa Parks Plaque Protected
February 24
In Search of an Effective Defense to Litigation Fishing Expeditions Into Private, Associational Political Speech
February 24
Power Plant Mercury Standards Litigation May Signal High Court's View of Deference
February 24
11th Circuit Won't Reconsider Dismissal Of Case Challenging Employer Mandate Delay
February 24
Minor Leagues Turn to Inside Baseball To Ward Off Player Wage, Hour Dispute
February 24