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« May 2007 | Main | July 2007 »

June 29, 2007


Supreme Court's Leegin antitrust case

Posted by David Rossmiller

Enforcement of intellectual property rights

Posted by David Rossmiller

National Flood Insurance Program

Posted by David Rossmiller

Judge Weinstein at it again: summary judgment denied in Zyprexa consumer fraud litigation

Posted by Ted Frank

June 28, 2007


"The way to stop discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race."

Posted by Ted Frank

New York Court of Appeals: DWI law does not apply to chemical inhalants

Posted by David Rossmiller

Florida to take on yet more state insurance risk

Posted by David Rossmiller

June 27, 2007


Hurricane Katrina litigation update

Posted by David Rossmiller

Why are lawyers depressed?

Posted by David Rossmiller

The Orioles' Owner's Latest Target

Posted by Michael Krauss

Increased regulation of subprime mortgage loans

Posted by David Rossmiller

Guest blogging

Posted by David Rossmiller

Law school rankings

Posted by David Rossmiller

Contingent Fee Need Not Be Disgorged After Appeal Reversal!

Posted by Michael Krauss

June 26, 2007


Overestimates and underestimates of hedonic damages

Posted by David Rossmiller

Breach of common sense

Posted by David Rossmiller

A new form of judicial activism?

Posted by David Rossmiller

Qualified Regulatory Compliance Defense

Posted by Michael Krauss

Unmeasured defensive medicine costs?

Posted by Ted Frank

June 25, 2007


Virginia's full employment act for traffic lawyers

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Fair Housing follies: don't mention the school district

Posted by Ted Frank

Government and outside counsel: DC

Posted by Michael Krauss

Traction for drug-price class action

Posted by Walter Olson

SOx reading list

Posted by Walter Olson

June 24, 2007


Ben Stein playing Enron with Central Bank

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Pharma "litigation for all, and safety for none"

Posted by Walter Olson

June 23, 2007


"A few French fries short"

Posted by Walter Olson

June 22, 2007


Breaking: jury rejects Milwaukee lead paint suit

Posted by Walter Olson

Type sizes on the Wendy's menu

Posted by Walter Olson

Ohio high court: no market-share liability on lead paint

Posted by Walter Olson

Object to a class action settlement, face a RICO suit

Posted by Walter Olson

Bainbridge on Sarbanes-Oxley

Posted by Walter Olson

June 21, 2007


8-1 decision in Tellabs

Posted by Ted Frank

Congratulations...

Posted by Ted Frank

Henry Paulson on Stoneridge

Posted by Ted Frank

Guest bloggers sought

Posted by Walter Olson

George Will on card check

Posted by Walter Olson

California's "boomer" verdicts

Posted by Walter Olson

June 20, 2007


State Farm moves to disqualify Scruggs

Posted by Walter Olson

Mali immigrant fire

Posted by Walter Olson

The scrupulous expert witness

Posted by Walter Olson

Nigerian copycat tobacco suits

Posted by Walter Olson

June 19, 2007


Paying for pro bono

Posted by Larry Ribstein

Credit Suisse First Boston v. Billing

Posted by Ted Frank

Gigantic expansion of regulation through litigation

Posted by Ted Frank

"Lighting Up"

Posted by Walter Olson

Autism omnibus trial under way

Posted by Walter Olson

June 18, 2007


$4 million fee award for forty-five-dollar "consumer fraud" victory in Cona v. Merck

Posted by Ted Frank

Sued 200 times a week

Posted by Walter Olson

"The Great American Pants Suit"

Posted by Walter Olson

Plea bargaining for the UK?

Posted by Walter Olson

Getting killed in a bar robbery

Posted by Walter Olson

June 17, 2007


Around the web, Jun. 17

Posted by Walter Olson

June 16, 2007


Mass Torts Made Perfect

Posted by Walter Olson

June 15, 2007


Breaking: federal judge refers criminal contempt charges against Scruggs to US Attorney

Posted by Ted Frank

"Sarbanes-Oxley and Corporate Risk-Taking"

Posted by Ted Frank

Breaking: N.J. high court rules against lead-paint nuisance theory

Posted by Walter Olson

Speaking in Austin June 20, and Houston June 21

Posted by Ted Frank

NY Plaintiffs' Lawyer in Flagrant Ethical Breach

Posted by Michael Krauss

Edwards on malpractice

Posted by Ted Frank

Blawg Review #112

Posted by Walter Olson

North Carolina med-mal compromise

Posted by Walter Olson

June 14, 2007


Breaking: Federal indictments in Kentucky fen-phen scandal

Posted by Ted Frank

Trial lawyers begin backlash over Stoneridge

Posted by Ted Frank

"Relapses Seen As Patients Abandon Treatment in Response to Negative Law Firm Ads"

Posted by Ted Frank

Wrongful Death By Plaintiffs' Lawyers?

Posted by Michael Krauss

High court upholds home care overtime exemption

Posted by Walter Olson

NY judges to sue for more money?

Posted by Walter Olson

Medical monitoring and the ALI

Posted by Walter Olson

June 13, 2007


"A Conference Discussing the Contributions of Judge Robert H. Bork"

Posted by Ted Frank

Mo. high court rejects St. Louis lead-paint suit

Posted by Walter Olson

Boeing and rendition

Posted by Walter Olson

June 12, 2007


"Green card scam was run from law school"

Posted by Walter Olson

Eliot Spitzer wannabes, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

June 11, 2007


McQuillan responds to Point of Law

Posted by Ted Frank

Unanimous reversal in Watson v. Philip Morris

Posted by Ted Frank

Katrina claims and sovereign immunity

Posted by Walter Olson

Aluminum bats and NYC paternalism

Posted by Walter Olson

Great moments in labor arbitration

Posted by Walter Olson

June 10, 2007


HIPAA in private litigation

Posted by Walter Olson

June 09, 2007


And still more on Stoneridge

Posted by Ted Frank

Mass litigation stymied in UK?

Posted by Walter Olson

June 08, 2007


Scottish nuns' abuse

Posted by Walter Olson

High-low agreements

Posted by Walter Olson

Defending Clarence Thomas

Posted by Walter Olson

June 07, 2007


Defense Costs in Medical Malpractice and Other Personal Injury Cases

Posted by Ted Frank

Public Citizen and the Chamber of Commerce agree

Posted by Ted Frank

Rulings in Barnett and Plunkett Vioxx cases

Posted by Ted Frank

Wallison on Stoneridge

Posted by Ted Frank

Offit on vaccine-autism case

Posted by Walter Olson

"Obama flunks Econ 101"

Posted by Walter Olson

Tobacco suit stresses race angle

Posted by Walter Olson

June 06, 2007


Epstein and Greve: "preemption and federalism are not polar opposites"

Posted by Ted Frank

Floyd Abrams on Islamic Society of Boston

Posted by Ted Frank

Silicosis mass screenings ruled improper

Posted by Walter Olson

In Colorado, the "Year of the Trial Lawyer"

Posted by Walter Olson

New featured column: a piece of the (public) action?

Posted by Walter Olson

June 05, 2007


Philip Howard on Conley and Twombly

Posted by Ted Frank

Federal Preemption: States' Powers, National Interests

Posted by Ted Frank

AJP on state tort politics

Posted by Walter Olson

Thimerosal and Autism: Final Round?

Posted by Michael Krauss

Abraham Lincoln as practicing lawyer

Posted by Walter Olson

June 04, 2007


Slate hit piece on Leslie Southwick

Posted by Ted Frank

Corporate Image Advertising and the Future of Free Enterprise

Posted by Ted Frank

The Madison County Dell-hole

Posted by Walter Olson

Curlin and the fen-phen scandal

Posted by Walter Olson

"New York to the DOJ: Hands Off Our Fire Department"

Posted by Walter Olson

Edwards on energy: egregious

Posted by Walter Olson

June 03, 2007


"Doctors don't vote, lawyers do"

Posted by Walter Olson

June 02, 2007


Stoneridge and Enron update

Posted by Ted Frank

"The strange cult of the Washington whistle-blower"

Posted by Walter Olson

June 01, 2007


Popeo on Lerach and Stoneridge

Posted by James R. Copland

CAFA: One plaintiff's-side view

Posted by Walter Olson

Illinois trial lawyers win grief damages

Posted by Walter Olson

Still time to walk away

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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