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April 30, 2006


Are tort filings down?

Posted by Ted Frank

Blogs and pending cases: prosecutor-blogger now a composer

Posted by Michael Krauss

Libel. etc. and the Blogosphere

Posted by Michael Krauss

For Motley Rice, chicken every Sunday

Posted by Walter Olson

April 29, 2006


First guilty plea in Milberg Weiss investigation

Posted by Ted Frank

April 28, 2006


Global Warming in the Courts

Posted by Michael Krauss

Some Shameless Self-Promotion

Posted by Benjamin Zycher

"Attack Ads, Newspapers Heat Up Tort Reform War"

Posted by Ted Frank

Federal judge: Katrina flood exclusion "valid and enforceable"

Posted by Walter Olson

"The Coordinated Attack on Scalia"

Posted by Ted Frank

RICO and illegal-alien-hiring, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

April 27, 2006


Jay Greene on school finance litigation

Posted by Walter Olson

Who Knows Whether Or When You May Say That?

Posted by Benjamin Zycher

Explaining corporate agency costs

Posted by Tom Kirkendall

"Consumer disadvocacy"

Posted by Walter Olson

Forbes: "My Kingdom for a Casino"

Posted by Walter Olson

April 26, 2006


Asthma lawsuits: Glaxo and Serevent & Advair

Posted by Ted Frank

RI lead paint verdict

Posted by Walter Olson

Vioxx guesswork, times billions

Posted by Walter Olson

The Worst Disease

Posted by Sam Munson

April 25, 2006


Head I Win Tails You Lose

Posted by Benjamin Zycher

"Federal Preemption: Law, Economics, and Politics"

Posted by Ted Frank

"Rude Awakening at the SEC"

Posted by Ted Frank

The SEC is having internal controls problems

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Scalia's Mistake

Posted by Ted Frank

Center for Justice & Democracy and Americans for Insurance Reform

Posted by Ted Frank

April 24, 2006


Reductio Ad Absurdum

Posted by Benjamin Zycher

The Saga of Cipro

Posted by Benjamin Zycher

The Next Wave

Posted by Sam Munson

Lessons so far from the Vioxx cases

Posted by Michael Krauss

Piling on...

Posted by Michael Krauss

Gilbert Heintz in the WSJ

Posted by Ted Frank

April 23, 2006


Sundays with Gretchen

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"The U.S. Senate Takes On Medical Malpractice Reform"

Posted by Ted Frank

The Garza Vioxx case and the jury system

Posted by Ted Frank

April 22, 2006


9th Circuit Continues on its Merry Way

Posted by Michael Krauss

Corporations as prosecutors' helpers

Posted by Larry Ribstein

April 21, 2006


Merck Found Liable

Posted by Sam Munson

Breaking: Garza v. Merck Vioxx verdict in

Posted by Ted Frank

April 20, 2006


And Now for Something Completely Different [Pt. II]

Posted by Michael Krauss

Guest Blogger Benjamin Zycher

Posted by Sam Munson

Vioxx: thoughts on the Blevins statement

Posted by Ted Frank

More Merck

Posted by Sam Munson

Enron: business decisions as crimes

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Classroom! Behave!

Posted by Walter Olson

"Punitive damages" + "Japan"

Posted by Walter Olson

April 19, 2006


Maryland lead-paint legislation

Posted by Walter Olson

The Tobacco Wars

Posted by Sam Munson

Merck sued over Fosamax

Posted by Walter Olson

April 18, 2006


Lawyer Lead-ership

Posted by James R. Copland

Fisking Gretchen Morgenson

Posted by Walter Olson

Consent-decree reform

Posted by Walter Olson

Tobacco Tales, Ctd

Posted by Michael Krauss

"Making civil justice sane"

Posted by Walter Olson

April 17, 2006


Marshall Law

Posted by Sam Munson

Stand back, I'll fly in and try this case

Posted by Walter Olson

The snipers aim at a small firm exemption from SOX

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Hollywood Blackmail" on VH1, tonight

Posted by Walter Olson

April 16, 2006


Disclosing mutual fund manager compensation

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Litigation-driven studies

Posted by Walter Olson

April 15, 2006


The Great Waste

Posted by Tom Kirkendall

The wacky campaign against short-selling

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Hank Greenberg says "you couldn't build an AIG today"

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Do it for Mr. Incredible, Dad"

Posted by Walter Olson

April 14, 2006


Ninth Circuit follies: sleeping on sidewalk constitutionally protected

Posted by Ted Frank

How I beat the EEOC

Posted by Walter Olson

Vanished doctors: the human costs

Posted by Walter Olson

April 13, 2006


"The Cutter Incident" on C-SPAN2

Posted by Ted Frank

Pitt on what to do about SOX

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Court: Coke should have warned of fizziness

Posted by Walter Olson

Online job applications, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

April 12, 2006


The Sentencing Commission deletes comment on waiver of privileges

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Do mutual funds need independent directors?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

State AGs and the tobacco cartel

Posted by Walter Olson

Who outspends whom in ballot battles?

Posted by Walter Olson

April 11, 2006


Merck's grounds for appeal in Cona/McDarby Vioxx case

Posted by Ted Frank

Do medical malpractice caps affect care?

Posted by Ted Frank

Merck Punitive Award

Posted by Sam Munson

More on Merck Punitives

Posted by Sam Munson

British Court of Appeal to Proximate Cause: Go to H---

Posted by Michael Krauss

"Courts flunk the civics test"

Posted by Walter Olson

Michigan's FDA defense law

Posted by Walter Olson

April 10, 2006


No punitive damages verdict yet in McDarby

Posted by Ted Frank

Granholm v. Heald aftermath

Posted by Ted Frank

Congoleum case in WSJ

Posted by Ted Frank

Hollywood stars meet the SEC

Posted by Larry Ribstein

April 09, 2006


Next target: Glaxo and Serevent

Posted by Ted Frank

SAT gets sued II -- opportunity for intrepid reporters

Posted by Ted Frank

SAT gets sued

Posted by Michael Krauss

April 08, 2006


Jumpin' Joe Jamail

Posted by Tom Kirkendall

The SEC gets slapped again on independent directors

Posted by Larry Ribstein

April 07, 2006


Punitive damages trial in Cona/McDarby

Posted by Ted Frank

Steve Westly's CalPERS capers

Posted by James R. Copland

New Twist In Milberg Weiss

Posted by Sam Munson

Bainbridge on "outsider trading"

Posted by James R. Copland

Nonmutual offensive collateral estoppel in Vioxx cases?

Posted by Ted Frank

April 06, 2006


McKinney and employment class actions

Posted by James R. Copland

"Home court"?

Posted by Ted Frank

Stock analysts on the Vioxx verdict

Posted by Ted Frank

Cona/McDarby around the blogosphere

Posted by James R. Copland

McDarby: Gilmartin to testify

Posted by James R. Copland

More on McDarby

Posted by Sam Munson

Turnstile certificates of merit

Posted by Walter Olson

Defunct or inactive legal blogs

Posted by Walter Olson

April 05, 2006


One possible explanation for the split verdict

Posted by Ted Frank

Merck loses in McDarby case

Posted by James R. Copland

Merck wins... another federal case

Posted by Ted Frank

Asbestos bill update

Posted by Ted Frank

Lead Paint Fights Back

Posted by Sam Munson

Is the SOX small firm exemption doomed?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

The unraveling Nigerian Barge case

Posted by Tom Kirkendall

How well do you understand wage and hour law?

Posted by Walter Olson

State tort law profiles

Posted by Walter Olson

April 04, 2006


The Case of Monopolies

Posted by James R. Copland

Welcome Huffington Post readers

Posted by Walter Olson

"The $22 Billion Gold Rush"

Posted by Ted Frank

Hanging Tough

Posted by Sam Munson

Beyond the Goliath myth

Posted by Walter Olson

"A short and plain statement of the claim"

Posted by Walter Olson

April 03, 2006


The US as the new NJ

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Windfalls ahead for Illinois plaintiffs?

Posted by Walter Olson

Vioxx Class Action

Posted by Sam Munson

April 02, 2006


Rhode Island lead paint

Posted by Ted Frank

A comment on medical malpractice insurance rates

Posted by Ted Frank

April 01, 2006


AEI event: Medical Malpractice and Physician Supply

Posted by Ted Frank


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