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September 30, 2006


Vioxx lawsuits multiply as key deadline nears

Posted by Ted Frank

UK adopts age-discrimination law

Posted by Walter Olson

September 29, 2006


Big Brother in NYC's kitchens

Posted by Walter Olson

Silencing NY lawyer-bloggers, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Louisiana appeals court strikes down med-mal cap

Posted by Walter Olson

September 28, 2006


Pain and suffering from "lost innovation"

Posted by Walter Olson

Liberals, conservatives and tort law

Posted by Walter Olson

September 27, 2006


"US Patent Reform: Could 2007 Be The Year?"

Posted by Ted Frank

A note on spinach law

Posted by Ted Frank

"Corporate America Takes On Spitzerism"

Posted by Ted Frank

Race to the Courthouse...

Posted by Michael Krauss

Slavery reparations reaches 7th Circuit

Posted by Walter Olson

Smith v. Merck goes to federal jury

Posted by Ted Frank

"Light" tobacco class action, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

September 26, 2006


Fastow's sentence

Posted by Ted Frank

Arsenic-in-chicken-feed suit

Posted by Walter Olson

The lesson from H-P

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Vioxx: more on Texas jury shenanigans

Posted by Walter Olson

Blawg Review #76

Posted by Walter Olson

September 25, 2006


Further reading on Weinstein's light-cigarette tobacco class action

Posted by Ted Frank

Judge Weinstein is back at work

Posted by Michael Krauss

Small-town New York justice

Posted by Ted Frank

Silencing N.Y. lawyer-bloggers? II

Posted by Ted Frank

Progress in Madison County, Ill.?

Posted by Walter Olson

Patent-suit capital Marshall, Texas

Posted by Walter Olson

September 24, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson: blowing hot air on natural gas

Posted by Larry Ribstein

September 23, 2006


NYC Commission on Human Rights

Posted by Walter Olson

September 22, 2006


"Coalition Lobbies for Patent Legislation"

Posted by Ted Frank

Bainbridge on a roll

Posted by Ted Frank

More Milberg indictments?

Posted by Walter Olson

Pelman v. McDonald's going forward

Posted by Ted Frank

$26.1M judgment in Ernst v. Merck appealed; Barnett damages to be retried

Posted by Ted Frank

Docs to their kids: don't follow in our steps

Posted by Walter Olson

September 21, 2006


Class Action For Discarded Spinach

Posted by Michael Krauss

Checking employment references

Posted by Walter Olson

Birth injury compensation funds

Posted by Walter Olson

September 20, 2006


California's suit against automakers

Posted by Ted Frank

What should we do about SOX 404?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"Automakers sued for global warming"

Posted by Walter Olson

KPMG as a cautionary tale

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Silencing N.Y. lawyer-bloggers?

Posted by Walter Olson

News flash: inside info often reflected in stock trades

Posted by Walter Olson

September 19, 2006


"Death after two-hour ER wait ruled homicide"

Posted by Walter Olson

UK plans to liberalize scope for derivative suits

Posted by Walter Olson

September 18, 2006


New Times column -- BlackBerry suits?

Posted by Walter Olson

The wrong kind of reform: Arizona and Premier Manufactured Systems

Posted by Ted Frank

Smith/Bainbridge saluted

Posted by Walter Olson

NYC regulates gas pricing

Posted by Walter Olson

September 17, 2006


"Ark. jury rejects Prempro suit"

Posted by Walter Olson

September 15, 2006


The Headline versus the Text

Posted by Michael Krauss

White-collar overtime suits

Posted by Walter Olson

Texas med-mal rates continue plunge

Posted by Walter Olson

Kessler's extraterritorial tobacco ruling

Posted by Walter Olson

September 14, 2006


Class Action Status Denied for MS Katrina Homeowners

Posted by Michael Krauss

Picking jurors

Posted by Walter Olson

Our national bard

Posted by Walter Olson

September 13, 2006


"Let's find a way to get these guys"

Posted by Walter Olson

R.I./duPont lead pact: charity under scrutiny

Posted by Walter Olson

September 12, 2006


Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Thompson memo

Posted by Ted Frank

Merck to employees: no more Vioxx voice-mails

Posted by Ted Frank

Featured discussion (Smith/Bainbridge) now underway

Posted by Walter Olson

Texas AG apologizes for seizing x-rays

Posted by Walter Olson

September 11, 2006


"'Judicial hellhole' freezes over"(?)

Posted by Ted Frank

Smith v. Merck

Posted by Ted Frank

"Activism Is in the Eye of the Ideologist"

Posted by Ted Frank

CIA Officer Liability Insurance

Posted by Martin F Grace

Bill of attainder dept.

Posted by Walter Olson

"Accusations of 'double dipping' surface"

Posted by Ted Frank

Trover, replevin and detinue

Posted by Walter Olson

Michigan vs. Pennsylvania docs

Posted by Walter Olson

September 10, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson on mutual fund voting

Posted by Larry Ribstein

September 09, 2006


Judge: rules of civil procedure still apply to Katrina lawsuits

Posted by Ted Frank

NYC jawbones ad shops into hire-by-numbers vow

Posted by Walter Olson

September 08, 2006


Tactics of trial-winning Vioxx plaintiffs' attorneys

Posted by Ted Frank

Thompson memo

Posted by Walter Olson

Nation Magazine Backs Tort Reform

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Spitzer to Greenberg: "never mind"

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Spitzer drops most charges against Greenberg

Posted by Ted Frank

Latest errant-baseball case

Posted by Walter Olson

The internet and legal scholarship

Posted by Walter Olson

September 07, 2006


Another view of Leonard v. Nationwide

Posted by Ted Frank

Think Tank Town

Posted by Ted Frank

"Shlep: Self-Help Law Express"

Posted by Walter Olson

Second Circuit: NY judicial selection unconstitutional

Posted by Walter Olson

September 06, 2006


Jury selection and the Enron verdicts

Posted by Walter Olson

More on DOJ tobacco suit ruling

Posted by Walter Olson

September 05, 2006


"Judicial gullibility"

Posted by Ted Frank

CNBC "Morning Call" today

Posted by Walter Olson

ACS Panel on Habeas

Posted by Ted Frank

Blawg Review #73 at Workplace Prof Blog

Posted by Walter Olson

September 04, 2006


Exploring the assumptions underlying the backdating story

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Australian wheat board sued

Posted by Walter Olson

September 03, 2006


Lawyers the Only Professionals Not Yet Caught for Their Corruption?

Posted by Michael Krauss

Ben Stein on management buyouts

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Loss-of-a-chance doctrine

Posted by Walter Olson

September 02, 2006


Chutzpah files: Madison County judge-shopping

Posted by Ted Frank

Comair crash solicitation

Posted by Walter Olson

September 01, 2006


The Enron Task Force's dirty little secret

Posted by Tom Kirkendall

No litigation tourism in Vioxx MDL

Posted by Ted Frank

Motley Rice and its 9/11 cases

Posted by Walter Olson

AGs petitioned to suppress Wal-Mart issue ads

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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