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July 31, 2006


Mississippi med-mal measures

Posted by Walter Olson

Katrina doctor, nurses indicted

Posted by Walter Olson

"Caregiver discrimination"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 30, 2006


Journalistic accounting

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Liability reform and the medically uninsured

Posted by Walter Olson

July 29, 2006


Spitzer methods

Posted by Walter Olson

July 28, 2006


Church abuse: suing the laity?

Posted by Walter Olson

Foreign investors as securities plaintiffs

Posted by Walter Olson

Pacific Research Institute, "U.S. Tort Liability Index"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 27, 2006


Med-mal: Harvard Public Health study, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Florida Supreme Court

Posted by Walter Olson

July 26, 2006


Trans Fats, Ctd.

Posted by Michael Krauss

ABA says Mike Wallace "not qualified"

Posted by Walter Olson

Malpractice Liability--A Free Market Primer

Posted by James R. Copland

Employees charged with crimes

Posted by Walter Olson

July 25, 2006


Calif. high court on Proposition 64

Posted by Walter Olson

Bouncing jurors for their policy views

Posted by Walter Olson

July 24, 2006


Peacocks in the barnyard

Posted by Walter Olson

Damages scholarship

Posted by Walter Olson

Did political appointees undermine DOJ tobacco case?

Posted by Walter Olson

July 23, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson: Do stock options cause crime?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Scruggs' first Katrina insurance trial

Posted by Walter Olson

July 22, 2006


Milberg disclosure

Posted by Walter Olson

NJ courts' Mass Tort Information Center

Posted by Walter Olson

July 21, 2006


Jay Angoff, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Not all "Eliot Spitzer wannabes"

Posted by Walter Olson

Criminalizing executive compensation

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Public health's credibility crisis"

Posted by Walter Olson

HIPAA and employment litigation

Posted by Walter Olson

July 20, 2006


Illinois Justice Blog

Posted by Ted Frank

Katie Couric dodges the bullet

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Win or lose, you die a little with every case"

Posted by Walter Olson

Whistleblower lawyer reproached for double-dip fee

Posted by Walter Olson

July 19, 2006


Libby, Montana

Posted by Ted Frank

California Proposition 64 Update

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Major incentive effects dept.

Posted by Walter Olson

The many hats of Jay Angoff

Posted by Walter Olson

July 18, 2006


Milberg partners plead not guilty

Posted by Walter Olson

The Impact of State Laws Limiting Malpractice Damage Awards on Health Care Expenditures

Posted by Ted Frank

Update: municipal Crown Victoria suits

Posted by Walter Olson

Europeans skeptical of Sarbanes-Oxley

Posted by Walter Olson

July 17, 2006


Georgia court overturns more of tort reform bill

Posted by James R. Copland

Workplace defamation verdicts

Posted by Walter Olson

Another setback for testimonial peer review

Posted by Walter Olson

July 16, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson thinks securities exemptions are "nifty loopholes"

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Chicago Tribune on overtime suits

Posted by Walter Olson

July 15, 2006


The options scandals

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Daubert ruling torpedoes thimerosal suit

Posted by Walter Olson

July 14, 2006


Geographical rating of auto insurance

Posted by Walter Olson

Yesterday's House health hearing

Posted by Walter Olson

Baltimore Would Benefit from Loser-Pays

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Milberg indictment vs. Andersen indictment

Posted by Walter Olson

July 13, 2006


You Knew It Was Coming

Posted by James R. Copland

Breaking: Merck wins Doherty case in New Jersey

Posted by Ted Frank

Against Arbitration

Posted by Sam Munson

Doherty v Merck, ctd.

Posted by Michael Krauss

Richard Epstein on OT 2005

Posted by Ted Frank

Health courts hearing today on Hill

Posted by Walter Olson

July 12, 2006


Slate's Med-Mal Hack Job

Posted by James R. Copland

Homeless, stinky man strikes again

Posted by Michael Krauss

The mail fraud charade

Posted by Walter Olson

"A walking conflict of interest"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 11, 2006


Doherty v. Merck Vioxx closing arguments today

Posted by Ted Frank

Feature discussion begins

Posted by Ted Frank

Stock options and insider trading

Posted by Larry Ribstein

New York courts seek to curb client-chasing

Posted by Walter Olson

Naming peripheral medical defendants

Posted by Walter Olson

July 10, 2006


Wisconsin Supreme Court expands malpractice liability

Posted by Ted Frank

New Featured Discussion

Posted by Sam Munson

No Sanctions for O'Quinn

Posted by Sam Munson

Hearings on H.R. 5491

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Litigation slush funds, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Bounty-hunting employers of illegal aliens

Posted by Walter Olson

July 09, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson and the obfuscation game

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Dubious documentaries, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

July 08, 2006


Manne on Measure 37

Posted by Ted Frank

Lawyers' Obnoxious Fees, Ctd.

Posted by Michael Krauss

Million dollar employment verdicts

Posted by Walter Olson

July 07, 2006


How much lawyers' work is worth $300 million?

Posted by Michael Krauss

John C. Coffee, Jr., on Milberg case

Posted by Walter Olson

Frivolous tax-protest arguments

Posted by Walter Olson

Georgetown law faculty

Posted by Walter Olson

July 06, 2006


Why so few female Supreme Court clerks?

Posted by Ted Frank

Tobacco Road to Victory

Posted by Sam Munson

Richard Epstein--and Others--at MPT

Posted by James R. Copland

Oz lawyers bemoan plunge in liability suits

Posted by Walter Olson

"Always blame the empty chair"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 05, 2006


Richard Epstein on PBS

Posted by Ted Frank

Ken Lay's death

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Medical malpractice "safe harbors"

Posted by Ted Frank

Punting DC schools to the courts?

Posted by Ted Frank

Legalized Extortion Department: the HMO class actions

Posted by Ted Frank

Alien Tort Claims Act

Posted by Walter Olson

Comments on Prof. Childs' "tort reform for liberals"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 04, 2006


"Template for Reform: How Texas Is Restoring Its Civil Justice System"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 03, 2006


"Unbalanced Justice"

Posted by Walter Olson

July 02, 2006


One-way fee shifts

Posted by Walter Olson

July 01, 2006


The Lay-Skilling forfeiture motion

Posted by Tom Kirkendall


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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