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August 31, 2006


Column: Exploiting for Profit

Posted by James R. Copland

Yet Another Vioxx Plaintiff's Verdict Threatened

Posted by Michael Krauss

New Times column -- Katrina verdict

Posted by Walter Olson

Quick off the dime on the Comair crash

Posted by Walter Olson

August 30, 2006


Judge Throws Out $51 million Vioxx award

Posted by Michael Krauss

Ted fact-checks a lawn-mower lawsuit

Posted by Walter Olson

It happens but seldom

Posted by Walter Olson

ATLA to media: go away

Posted by Walter Olson

August 29, 2006


The backdating molehill and its mounting costs

Posted by Larry Ribstein

What Should Be Taught In Torts?

Posted by Ted Frank

Blawg Review #72

Posted by Walter Olson

Wal-Mart as social program

Posted by Walter Olson

August 28, 2006


"A Taxonomy of Obesity Litigation"

Posted by Ted Frank

Asbestos double-dipping

Posted by Ted Frank

Law firms as publicly traded companies

Posted by Walter Olson

Spitzer as New York governor

Posted by Walter Olson

August 27, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson reporting/opining on insider trading

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Lead paint lawsuit blogging

Posted by Walter Olson

August 26, 2006


Number of Mass Tort Suits Falling, WSJ reports

Posted by Michael Krauss

Collective corporate scienter

Posted by Walter Olson

August 25, 2006


Selling short: the Cuban angle

Posted by James R. Copland

More on vaccines at MPT

Posted by James R. Copland

First amendment implications of DOJ tobacco case

Posted by Ted Frank

3M settles LePage's piggyback class action

Posted by Ted Frank

Pat Hynes leaving Milberg Weiss

Posted by James R. Copland

Why is birth control more expensive?

Posted by Ted Frank

"Vaccines Are Scarce. Why?"

Posted by Ted Frank

Kentucky fen-phen lawyers suspended

Posted by Ted Frank

Plunge in Texas med-mal cases

Posted by Walter Olson

Defense firms working against their clients' interests?

Posted by Walter Olson

August 24, 2006


Was Grasso worth it? who decides?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

More from KevinMD

Posted by Walter Olson

"Would tort reform stop this case?"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 23, 2006


Merck wins two more Vioxx cases

Posted by Ted Frank

Milberg Weiss "nearing iceberg"

Posted by Walter Olson

Suing employers of illegal aliens

Posted by Walter Olson

August 22, 2006


Consumer disclosure 101, for lawyers

Posted by Walter Olson

Japan opens way to more lawyers, lawsuits

Posted by Walter Olson

August 21, 2006


Grundfest supports Olis

Posted by Larry Ribstein

WSJ on Mich. asbestos unbundling

Posted by Walter Olson

New Orleans radio

Posted by Walter Olson

Oregon court guts public liability limits

Posted by Walter Olson

Mustn't discourage these things, you know

Posted by Walter Olson

August 20, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson: better answer those letters!

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Brickman on silica and asbestos

Posted by Walter Olson

August 19, 2006


"Silicosis Judge Erupts in Fury In Case of the Missing X-Rays"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 18, 2006


Inconsistent verdict in Barnett v. Merck

Posted by Ted Frank

Big win for at-will employment in California

Posted by Walter Olson

Outsourcing of state AG lawsuits

Posted by Walter Olson

Judge Senter on Katrina, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

August 17, 2006


BREAKING: Judge Kessler rules for government in tobacco civil RICO case

Posted by Ted Frank

First federal plaintiffs' Vioxx verdict; Humeston verdict thrown out?

Posted by Ted Frank

The Real Wind v. Water Debate

Posted by Martin F Grace

Katrina lawsuits: is the Senter opinion such an insurance victory?

Posted by Ted Frank

Descending to the pink sheets

Posted by Walter Olson

Times Online weekly law emails

Posted by Walter Olson

"Fred Baron Sues Firm He Founded"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 16, 2006


First Sue, First Serve

Posted by Will Wilson

"Judge Rules for Insurers in Katrina"

Posted by Walter Olson

Deprivation of honest services

Posted by Walter Olson

August 15, 2006


Federal lawsuits against NYC

Posted by Walter Olson

Plaintiffs' lawyers' misrepresentations in the punitive damages debate

Posted by Ted Frank

New at the WSJ: "Legal Banter"

Posted by Walter Olson

"Michigan bans bundling of asbestos injury cases"

Posted by Walter Olson

August 14, 2006


The social and the anti-social

Posted by Walter Olson

Spitzer spotlight

Posted by Walter Olson

August 11, 2006


Why is it that Only the Chattering Classes Need Breathing Room?

Posted by Gail Heriot

August 10, 2006


Criminalizing backdating, continued

Posted by Larry Ribstein

August 09, 2006


Los Angeles a Center for "Non-Employment"

Posted by Gail Heriot

Peter Wallison: "The Canary in the Coal Mine"

Posted by Ted Frank

Junk Science: Atrazine

Posted by Al Adomite

August 08, 2006


Welcome Guest Bloggers!

Posted by James R. Copland

Rough Summer in Southern Illinois

Posted by Al Adomite

Cooper v. IBM

Posted by Ted Frank

The Vioxx litigation scam

Posted by Ted Frank

August 07, 2006


Milberg Weiss update

Posted by Ted Frank

Event Audio: Consumer Protection

Posted by James R. Copland

Stay Tuned: Guest Bloggers

Posted by James R. Copland

Chicago Tribune on Phil Beck

Posted by Ted Frank

August 05, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson on Grasso: commenting or reporting?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

August 04, 2006


Posting lull

Posted by Walter Olson

August 03, 2006


"The Silicosis Bar Association"

Posted by Ted Frank

Two views of the "CSI Effect"

Posted by Ted Frank

It's all about truth-seeking, right?

Posted by Walter Olson

$1 million bid for Spitzer access

Posted by Walter Olson

August 02, 2006


Breaking: Defense verdict in Grossberg v. Merck, first California Vioxx case

Posted by Ted Frank

Blawg Review #68

Posted by Walter Olson

Effects of med-mal reforms

Posted by Walter Olson

August 01, 2006


AGs target off-label drug promotion

Posted by Walter Olson

Bankruptcy blog bingo, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Lead-counsel auctions, considered

Posted by Walter Olson


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