July 2004 Archives

Four Insurers Agree to Pay $14 Million to Settle Lawsuit

Fen-Phen Trials Get Under Way in Philadelphia

Bristol-Myers to Pay $300M in Settlement

Retired judge to join law firm of adviser in asbestos cases

Rehabilitating the L-word

Removal of judge denied in Bridgestone-Firestone suit

N.Y. Bill Would Cap Tobacco Suit Appeal Bonds

Lawsuit Alleges Google Discriminates Against Older Workers

In a Shift, Bush Moves to Block Medical Suits

Huge tobacco verdict at issue again

Calif. Justices Hit Rewind on 'Friends' Suit

Lawyers in U.S. Microsoft Case Want Cut of Fees in Miami Suit

EBay Ruling Punctures Web Liability Shield

FDA's Approval of Medical Device Bars Products Suit

Out-of-State Diet Drug Plaintiffs May Sue in Philadelphia

N.Y. Panel Splits on Liability Under Scaffold Law

Barrage of lawsuits 'huge wake-up call' for non-profit hospitals

Law Professor's Web Log Is Jurists' Must-Read

Fla. Office but No Fla. Bar Exam for Johnnie Cochran?

New Laws Help Tobacco Makers With Big Judgments

The political sport of lawyer-bashing

Obesity policy will benefit trial lawyers

Edwards makes Houston stop

Cash 'N' Kerry

$112 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict Dismissed

No Middle Ground in Reaction to Edwards

Study: Calif. Med-Mal Trial Awards Reduced by 30 Percent

2nd Circuit Rejects Class Status in Lawsuit Over Stock Analysis

30 groups will support tobacco verdict

Crackdown on Lawyer Ads

The Women of Wall Street Get Their Day in Court

Behind the Breakup of the Kings of Tort

McDonald's hit with french fries lawsuit

Senate abandons class-action lawsuit bill

Consumers Union, Suzuki settle eight-year-old lawsuit

Senate Republicans, Dems battle class-action bill

Trial-Lawyers Lobby Discovers Unlikely Friends: Republicans

Judge rejects defense argument in tobacco case

Business Groups Greet Selection With Hostility

Wal-Mart challenges size of class action suit

Initiative Seeks Curbs on Consumer Lawsuits

Senate Republicans Seek to Limit Class-Action Suits

Edwards gives ticket a Southern identity

Ski Area Negligence: A Slippery Slope

Plaintiffs Bar Checks Into Hospitals

Microsoft to Pay Up to $241 Million in Minnesota Class Action

Lloyd's Launches $30M Fight

Businesses Quake Over California Case

Justice Breyer Rebuffs a Complaint

U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear 3M's Appeal of $68 Million Award