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May 31, 2006


Suspending abuse statutes of limitation

Posted by Walter Olson

Letting jurors ask questions

Posted by Walter Olson

May 30, 2006


From A Sinking Ship

Posted by Sam Munson

Update: Supreme Court to review Oregon Philip Morris punitive damages decision

Posted by Ted Frank

Some weekend reading on the trials and regulation of business

Posted by Larry Ribstein

May 26, 2006


KPMG lead plaintiff: I was offered inducements

Posted by Walter Olson

Foreseeability and proximate cause really is dead

Posted by Ted Frank

Oz: CP shouldn't be in court

Posted by Walter Olson

Conference 5/31: "The Value of Play"

Posted by Walter Olson

Hevesi's Milberg connection

Posted by Walter Olson

May 25, 2006


Lay and Skilling convicted

Posted by Walter Olson

Pay no attention to that gigantic leech on your back; you'll get used to it

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Our lawyer licensing discussion

Posted by Walter Olson

Milberg kickbacks defensible?

Posted by Walter Olson

The left-leaning law lectern

Posted by Walter Olson

"The Lawyers Killing N.Y."

Posted by Walter Olson

May 24, 2006


Milberg Weiss: Where was Eliot Spitzer?

Posted by Ted Frank

Disbarred Asbestos Lawyer Arrested for Mail Fraud and Misappropriating $13.5 Million

Posted by Michael Krauss

Miss. AG: they come to us with suits

Posted by Walter Olson

Asbestos bill in Michigan legislature

Posted by Walter Olson

May 23, 2006


Lawsuits over monitoring of phone data

Posted by Michael Krauss

Paul Carpenter on Phony Anti-tort reform lobbies

Posted by Michael Krauss

Third Milberg guilty plea

Posted by Ted Frank

NYTimes: what Milberg story?

Posted by Walter Olson

May 22, 2006


Class action refresher course

Posted by Walter Olson

Tabarrok in WSJ on malpractice insurance

Posted by Walter Olson

"Inside Milberg's Credenza"

Posted by Walter Olson

May 21, 2006


Blogs on Milberg indictment, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

May 19, 2006


Featured Discussion

Posted by Sam Munson

Milberg Weiss Indictment Roundup

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

"Front group", nyaah nyaah

Posted by Walter Olson

Textbook of First Amendment law

Posted by Walter Olson

May 18, 2006


Milberg Weiss Indictment

Posted by Sam Munson

New MI Study on Medical Malpractice

Posted by James R. Copland

Client consumer protection: "payee notification" laws

Posted by Walter Olson

Bulow on tobacco-deal inequities

Posted by Walter Olson

May 17, 2006


The SEC's pathetic response to the problems with SOX

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Paint litigation: its spreadability

Posted by Walter Olson

Bershad and Schulman

Posted by Sam Munson

The tangled web of liability in B & L

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Expert witness industry booming"

Posted by Walter Olson

Global warming and snowmobile emissions

Posted by Walter Olson

May 16, 2006


Welcome Neal Boortz readers

Posted by Walter Olson

New column: Jack Calfee on Vioxx

Posted by Walter Olson

Bastiat prize for journalism

Posted by Walter Olson

Shifting asbestos theories

Posted by Walter Olson

May 15, 2006


Tried in the press

Posted by Walter Olson

Forecasting mass litigation?

Posted by Walter Olson

May 14, 2006


AEI Judge & Jury event on video

Posted by Walter Olson

May 13, 2006


SOX and foreign whistleblowers

Posted by Larry Ribstein

May 12, 2006


Vioxx litigation update

Posted by Ted Frank

"Price-gouging" law passes House

Posted by Ted Frank

"Junk lawsuits target ISPs"

Posted by Walter Olson

"A haze of dust and deception"

Posted by Walter Olson

May 11, 2006


Is Lawyer Licensing Necessary? Part II

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Contact lens solution fungus infections

Posted by Walter Olson

More on competing with lawyers

Posted by Walter Olson

May 10, 2006


Lawyer licensing: the poll

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Manhattan Institute press officer vacancy

Posted by Walter Olson

It begins

Posted by Ted Frank

Stockbroker overtime, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Sidewalks of New York

Posted by Sam Munson

May 09, 2006


Fine lines for prosecutors and businessmen

Posted by Larry Ribstein

ABA bias and judicial evaluations

Posted by Ted Frank

Dell Discrimination

Posted by Sam Munson

The GAO's SOX report: buyer beware

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Med-mal cloture motion fails

Posted by Ted Frank

Bird flu and disposable masks

Posted by Walter Olson

Judge fines R.I. AG for contempt

Posted by Walter Olson

May 08, 2006


Is lawyer licensing necessary: a response to Wilson

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Harry Reid needs to read Point of Law

Posted by Ted Frank

The Libby mine and W.R. Grace & Co. v. United States

Posted by Ted Frank

More Tobacco Twists And Turns

Posted by Sam Munson

Is Lawyer Licensing Necessary? A Response to Professor Ribstein

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Blawg Review #56: Sex, Virtual Weddings, and Baseball

Posted by James R. Copland

May 07, 2006


Ohio judge will allow scrutiny of shifting asbestos claims

Posted by Ted Frank

More on FRE 702:

Posted by David Bernstein

Gretchen Morgenson on corporate governance

Posted by Larry Ribstein

May 06, 2006


Is lawyer licensing really necessary?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Governor to veto genetic seed liability bill"

Posted by Ted Frank

Courts Ignoring Federal Rule of Evidence 702:

Posted by David Bernstein

May 05, 2006


More on medical-malpractice insurance

Posted by Ted Frank

NYC plans "interventions" with diabetics

Posted by Walter Olson

Chaput on abuse suits

Posted by Walter Olson

Pennsylvania med-mal crunch

Posted by Walter Olson

May 04, 2006


National Law Journal on med-mal bills

Posted by Ted Frank

Lone Star med mal law fix

Posted by Walter Olson

New York court relaxes Frye test for junk science testimony

Posted by Ted Frank

Blawg Review

Posted by Sam Munson

Ariz. governor vetoes ER liability relief

Posted by Walter Olson

"Insurers canceling coastal policies"

Posted by Walter Olson

May 03, 2006


Short-term Vioxx use study in Canadian Medical Association Journal

Posted by Ted Frank

“The Passion of Eliot Spitzer”

Posted by Ted Frank

Olivo v. Exxon Mobil

Posted by Sam Munson

Wrong-site surgery

Posted by Walter Olson

New column: "Picking Judges in New York"

Posted by Walter Olson

May 02, 2006


"Health Week" pushed back to May 8

Posted by Ted Frank

A new SOX for the smallest firms?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"A blog I read with increasing frequency"

Posted by Walter Olson

Canada high court to consider social-host liability

Posted by Walter Olson

May 01, 2006


More on Consumer Disadvocacy

Posted by Martin F Grace

Bush's remarks on medical-malpractice legislation

Posted by Ted Frank

Sebastian Mallaby on Vioxx

Posted by Ted Frank

Gretchen Morgenson's busy day

Posted by Larry Ribstein

The special problems of criminalizing agency costs

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Alabama Values Coalition"

Posted by Walter Olson

W.V. med-mal reform

Posted by Walter Olson


FEATURED DISCUSSION ARCHIVE:


Obamacare Decision: Reactions, July 2012
Law School Faculty Diversity, May-June 2012
Class Actions, May 2012
Constitutionality of Individual Mandate, March 2012
Human Rights and International Law, February-March 2012
The constitutionality of President Obama's recess appointments, January 2012
Do caps on medical malpractice damages hurt consumers?, December 2011
Trial Lawyers Inc.: State Attorneys General, October 2011
Wal-Mart v. Dukes, April 2011
Kagan Supreme Court nomination, May-June 2010
Election roundtable, November-December 2006
Who's the boss, September 2006
Medical judgement, July 2006
Lawyer Licensing, May 2006
Contingent claims, April 2006
Smoking guns, July 2004


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