- Professor Bainbridge weighs in on yesterday's post on securities litigation. [Bainbridge]
- Fifth Circuit rejects questionable Katrina class action settlement. [Beck; In re Katrina Canal Breaches Litig.]
- $950/hour law professor vouches for Ken Feinberg's ethics; plaintiffs' lawyers complain that BP is using the same tactic plaintiffs' lawyers regularly use to prove their own ethics. [AP/law.com]
- Damned if you, damned if you don't. Fox News doesn't hit the sweet spot between too much and not enough discipline to enforce hostile-environment policies, and gets with a lawsuit by white news anchor who was fired after using the N-word; the lawsuit has survived a motion to dismiss in the E.D. Pa. [On Point]
- Compassion and humanity, or just bad judgment? The case of Sonia Sotomayor. [Epstein @ Ricochet]
- Does educational affirmative action have adverse effects on minority representation in white-collar careers? [Heriot @ Fed Soc]
- Most ridiculous lawsuits of 2010 winners. [ILR]
- Lawsuits meant to silence critics. [Overlawyered]
Around the web, January 6
- Prospective injunctive relief class actions and McNair v. Synapse Group Inc.
- Apple iPhone 4 bumper class action settlement
- Third Circuit argument in Dewey v. Volkswagen
- Dewey v. Volkswagen oral argument tomorrow
- How much is the Bluetooth settlement injunction worth?
- CCAF Seventh Circuit briefing on derivative shareholder suit standards
- § 1920 and e-discovery costs
- Around the web, March 13
- Day v. Persels & Associates
- Bad typography evidence of bad faith?
- Apple class actions
- Around the web, February 21
- Cobell v. Salazar oral argument in DC Circuit
- New podcasts from the Manhattan Institute
- Herzfeld & Rubin, Volkswagen, and Stockholm Syndrome