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January 31, 2008


Altria departs New York...

Posted by Walter Olson

Great moments in legal ethics, the follow-up

Posted by Walter Olson

Loser-pays and the Vioxx settlement

Posted by Walter Olson

January 30, 2008


Florida attorneys ask to expand Vioxx settlement

Posted by Ted Frank

Around the web, January 30

Posted by Walter Olson

Times: IRBs impede hospital safety improvements

Posted by Walter Olson

January 29, 2008


Around the web, January 29

Posted by Walter Olson

"Junk Medical Lawsuits" and myths

Posted by Ted Frank

January 28, 2008


Med-mal Reform Gets Cameo in SOTU

Posted by Marie Gryphon

Attorney General John Edwards?

Posted by Marie Gryphon

New featured column: Richard Nagareda on mass tort settlement

Posted by Walter Olson

Around the web, January 28

Posted by Walter Olson

January 27, 2008


"Using Neuroeconomics Experiments to Study Tort Reform"

Posted by Walter Olson

January 26, 2008


Ninth Circuit follies: AT&T v. linkLine

Posted by Ted Frank

Warner/Mitchell in Lancet: COX-2s no worse than NSAIDs

Posted by Ted Frank

January 25, 2008


Stoneridge roundup

Posted by Ted Frank

Mississippi AG Jim Hood

Posted by Walter Olson

Big teaching-hospital cuts after Oregon high court ruling

Posted by Walter Olson

"IBM responds to overtime lawsuits with 15% salary cuts"

Posted by Walter Olson

Atkins on Stoneridge

Posted by Ted Frank

Letters of marque and reprisal

Posted by Walter Olson

January 24, 2008


Second Life Banks Court First Virtual Class Action

Posted by Marie Gryphon

Class action central: coupon for plaintiff, $290K for lawyer

Posted by Michael Krauss

Lindsey on card-check and the Employee Free Choice Act

Posted by Ted Frank

Stuart Taylor, Jr. on telecom immunity

Posted by Walter Olson

Magistrate upholds Ky. fen-phen indictments

Posted by Walter Olson

January 23, 2008


Eugene Scalia on union pension fund activism

Posted by Ted Frank

Employee handbooks

Posted by Walter Olson

"Can States Have Their (Patent) Cake and Eat It, Too?"

Posted by Ted Frank

"Enron, Extortion Interrupted"

Posted by Ted Frank

January 22, 2008


George Cohen's letter to the FTC re the Vioxx settlement

Posted by Ted Frank

Supreme Court denies cert in Enron case

Posted by Ted Frank

"The Problem of Multidistrict Litigation" at Tulane Feb. 15-16

Posted by Ted Frank

Real Estate Bust Yields Lawsuit Boom?

Posted by Marie Gryphon

Around the web, January 22

Posted by Walter Olson

January 21, 2008


Around the web, January 21

Posted by Walter Olson

January 20, 2008


Why securities litigation hurts investors (and how to fix it)

Posted by Ted Frank

January 19, 2008


Paul Offit podcast

Posted by Walter Olson

January 18, 2008


SCOTUS to hear two big preemption cases

Posted by Ted Frank

Breaking: Fallon reports Vioxx settlement ethical concerns resolved

Posted by Ted Frank

Fifth Circuit appeal in Vioxx litigation

Posted by Ted Frank

Stoneridge coverage

Posted by Ted Frank

January 17, 2008


FDA's new "Changes Being Effected" regulation

Posted by Ted Frank

One plaintiff win, one defense win in securities class action trials

Posted by Ted Frank

Vioxx roundup, January 17

Posted by Ted Frank

"Flea" (Dr. Robert Lindeman) interviewed

Posted by Walter Olson

New York's judge-picking methods not a federal constitutional violation

Posted by Walter Olson

Florida insurance debacle

Posted by Walter Olson

January 16, 2008


Joey Langston, big fish

Posted by Walter Olson

Great moments in legal ethics

Posted by Walter Olson

January 15, 2008


Vioxx roundup, January 15

Posted by Ted Frank

Cleveland, Baltimore municipal subprime suits

Posted by Walter Olson

Breaking: 5-3 decision against plaintiffs in Stoneridge v. Scientific-Atlanta

Posted by Ted Frank

January 14, 2008


Lead paint lawsuit news

Posted by Ted Frank

Federalist Society debate on Crawford v. Marion County

Posted by Ted Frank

Joey Langston charged, cops guilty plea

Posted by Walter Olson

Cleveland suit: overlending as public nuisance

Posted by Walter Olson

January 13, 2008


Statue of Adam Smith

Posted by Walter Olson

"The first question everyone I know asks is, 'Are you suing?'"

Posted by Walter Olson

January 12, 2008


Racially "targeting" predatory subprime loans? The NAACP and Baltimore suits

Posted by Ted Frank

January 11, 2008


Deadline approaches for individual FL tobacco suits

Posted by Michael Krauss

Valorem Law Group

Posted by Ted Frank

"Ex-Milberg Weiss honcho to head NYC Bar"

Posted by Walter Olson

Petition to USSC re 2C decision on the Tort of Doing Business in South Africa

Posted by Michael Krauss

D.C. Strict Gun Liability Statute Bites the Dust

Posted by Michael Krauss

Around the web, January 11

Posted by Walter Olson

January 10, 2008


"A runaway stage coach on fire"

Posted by Walter Olson

Massachusetts adopts payee notification

Posted by Walter Olson

Three Quadrillion for Pain and Suffering

Posted by Michael Krauss

Obama and Behavioral Economics

Posted by Ted Frank

Medical misinformation on the web

Posted by Walter Olson

January 09, 2008


The voter fraud myth myth

Posted by Ted Frank

Don't Talk About My Frivolous Suit!

Posted by Marie Gryphon

Mississippi ethics program

Posted by Walter Olson

January 08, 2008


City Sues Over Subprime Crisis

Posted by Marie Gryphon

You Harmed Us By Enabling our Citizens to Buy Homes

Posted by Michael Krauss

Another thimerosal study...

Posted by Walter Olson

AEI Vioxx Settlement panel on C-SPAN2 and CSPAN

Posted by Ted Frank

Woke up one day in St. Clair County, Ill.

Posted by Walter Olson

L.A. Times on California med-mal, cont'd

Posted by Walter Olson

Unconstitutional to tax emotional-distress damages?

Posted by Walter Olson

January 07, 2008


NH Special: The Candidates on Legal Reform

Posted by Marie Gryphon

Correction: Thomas Baldwin testimony

Posted by Ted Frank

Around the web, January 7

Posted by Walter Olson

January 06, 2008


Delaware panel to probe surge in asbestos filings

Posted by Walter Olson

January 05, 2008


Absolute Immunity from Civil Liability: Lessons for Litigation Lawyers

Posted by Ted Frank

Vioxx litigation roundup

Posted by Ted Frank

January 04, 2008


Regulating legal-funding companies?

Posted by Walter Olson

Around the web, January 4

Posted by Walter Olson

January 03, 2008


ABA Journal contest results

Posted by Walter Olson

New Point of Law column: "The Time We Saved the City"

Posted by Walter Olson

"A line in the dust"

Posted by Walter Olson

January 7: Vioxx Settlement panel at AEI

Posted by Ted Frank

January 02, 2008


UK government: "Warning: too much information can harm"

Posted by Ted Frank

Around the web, January 2

Posted by Walter Olson

January 01, 2008


Oregon high court strikes down public damages cap

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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