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October 31, 2006


New Jersey's school-finance-suit debacle

Posted by Walter Olson

Trans fat panic

Posted by Walter Olson

October 30, 2006


Featured discussion tomorrow: election roundtable

Posted by Walter Olson

NY Times on future reforms

Posted by Ted Frank

More on Philip Morris v. Williams

Posted by Ted Frank

Connecticut: Contract? What contract?

Posted by Ted Frank

October 29, 2006


McCarran-Ferguson and liability insurance

Posted by Ted Frank

Are the securities laws about to shrink?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

October 28, 2006


Welcome Wall Street Journal readers

Posted by Ted Frank

Hevesi ethical meltdown

Posted by Walter Olson

October 27, 2006


The "shareholder democracy" scam

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Will a California court ruling bankrupt banks?

Posted by Ted Frank

Update: Roy Meadow

Posted by Ted Frank

Op-eds by Jim

Posted by Walter Olson

Eliot Spitzer and excessive compensation

Posted by Walter Olson

October 26, 2006


Four views on Philip Morris v. Williams

Posted by Ted Frank

Global warming lawsuits, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

October 25, 2006


"Spitzer is good for business"

Posted by Walter Olson

Did the PSLRA help shareholders?

Posted by Ted Frank

The broad reach of civil RICO

Posted by Ted Frank

FDA pre-emption update

Posted by Ted Frank

"Pain-and-a-half"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 24, 2006


Another Vioxx plaintiff drops her case

Posted by Ted Frank

AAJ: not easy to shake that stigma

Posted by Walter Olson

David Egilman on asbestos screenings

Posted by Walter Olson

October 23, 2006


Litigation Day, coming up?

Posted by Walter Olson

"Class Action Changes Bring Quick Impact"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 22, 2006


Parloff on Vioxx litigation

Posted by Ted Frank

A Response to "A Response to 'End Open-Ended Litigation'"

Posted by Ted Frank

Tag is no longer "it"

Posted by Michael Krauss

October 21, 2006


Eliot Spitzer, derivative plaintiff

Posted by Larry Ribstein

October 20, 2006


The shocking Grasso decision

Posted by Larry Ribstein

The Lynne Stewart Story

Posted by Michael Krauss

Lockyer's felony charges against Patricia Dunn

Posted by Walter Olson

Garcia v. Ford Motor: "A Valentine's tale"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 19, 2006


ACS press event on Philip Morris v. Williams

Posted by Ted Frank

More on the Fraser mold decision

Posted by Ted Frank

Did political appointees undermine DOJ tobacco case? II

Posted by Ted Frank

ABA Journal on qui tam expansion

Posted by Walter Olson

Panel may recommend shareholder-suit reforms

Posted by Walter Olson

October 18, 2006


Trial Lawyers, Inc.: Illinois

Posted by James R. Copland

South Dakota Judicial Accountability Movement - II

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

State Data Privacy Legislation

Posted by Jonathan B. Wilson

Causes of autism

Posted by Walter Olson

NYC panel next Wed.: law and the midterm elections

Posted by Walter Olson

October 17, 2006


Tobacco companies move to stay Schwab litigation

Posted by Ted Frank

"Whimsical Punishment"

Posted by Ted Frank

"Home Depot, Altria Help Lead Campaign to Dampen 'Spitzerism'"

Posted by Ted Frank

London pension fund: oops, we just sued BP

Posted by Walter Olson

"Court Rebuffs a Suit Linking Mold to Illness"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 16, 2006


"Legal Pad": new Roger Parloff blog

Posted by Walter Olson

New featured column: Ted on open-ended litigation

Posted by Walter Olson

Milberg "radioactive"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 15, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson on pay consultants

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Update: Suing employers of illegal aliens

Posted by Walter Olson

October 14, 2006


Halliburton not in charge of war effort, court decides.

Posted by Michael Krauss

October 13, 2006


Connecticut AG Richard Blumenthal

Posted by Walter Olson

"Rogue Jurors"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 12, 2006


Double-standard for judicial seminars?

Posted by Ted Frank

John Stossel on obesity litigation

Posted by Walter Olson

New York Times on Petruska v. Gannon University

Posted by Ted Frank

Punitives reach the Supreme Court, again

Posted by Walter Olson

October 11, 2006


Steve Jobs: backdating criminal?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Antitrust, takeovers and private equity

Posted by Larry Ribstein

"The Growth of Erroneous Removal"?

Posted by Ted Frank

Bloomberg's french fry grab, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Securities litigation receding

Posted by Walter Olson

Parade of new blogs

Posted by Walter Olson

October 10, 2006


Fordham Law Film Festival

Posted by Walter Olson

"Drug Dilemma"

Posted by Ted Frank

"Anthrax and Lawyers"

Posted by Ted Frank

The difference Daubert makes

Posted by Walter Olson

Blawg Review #78

Posted by Walter Olson

October 09, 2006


"Banks’ $30bn Enron question"

Posted by Ted Frank

Federal Jury finds for Merck in VIOXX case

Posted by Michael Krauss

No British Vioxx litigation tourism

Posted by Ted Frank

Sherwin-Williams strikes back

Posted by Walter Olson

Municipal liability in the news: Boston

Posted by Walter Olson

October 08, 2006


Gretchen Morgenson vs. the facts of mutual fund voting

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Comment period extended on NY lawyer-ad rules

Posted by Walter Olson

October 07, 2006


UK: Business-judicial summit on reducing trial costs

Posted by Walter Olson

October 06, 2006


Supreme Court clerks redux

Posted by Ted Frank

Lockyer flayed on automaker suit

Posted by Walter Olson

New ACS journal

Posted by Walter Olson

October 05, 2006


The Dunn indictment

Posted by Ted Frank

Post-traumatic stress disorder after fender-bender...

Posted by Michael Krauss

Federalist Society analyses of state courts

Posted by Walter Olson

"Hostility to litigation"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 04, 2006


"The Impact of Caps on Damages. How are Markets for Medical Liability Insurance and Medical Services Affected?"

Posted by Ted Frank

Judge Pryor on judicial independence

Posted by Ted Frank

New column: foiling dishonest lawyers

Posted by Walter Olson

UK: law's purpose not "to stifle the spirit of adventure"

Posted by Walter Olson

October 03, 2006


This one's a real head-scratcher...

Posted by Michael Krauss

Oct. 12 panel in D.C.: "Mass Fraud in Mass Torts?"

Posted by Walter Olson

How FDA drug safety costs lives

Posted by Ted Frank

Arnold vetoes two bills in Sacramento

Posted by Walter Olson

October 02, 2006


Blawg Review #77

Posted by Walter Olson

Gov. Schwarzenegger and insurance

Posted by Walter Olson

ABA Journal on asbestos-suit trends

Posted by Walter Olson

October 01, 2006


"Lay people are likely to scratch their heads"

Posted by Walter Olson

Gretchen Morgenson: Libertarian?

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Judicial elections and the New York Times

Posted by Ted Frank

"Quackspertise"

Posted by Ted Frank


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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