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14 Nov 2017, 8:00 am by Todd Presnell
In the Paterno case, Joe Paterno’s Estate and others sued the NCAA for defamation and other torts claiming that the NCAA improperly relied upon the resulting and (allegedly) unreliable Freeh Report when issuing sanctions. [read post]
27 Sep 2017, 3:01 am by Walter Olson
Tex. patent claimant to pay to end case [Joe Mullin, ArsTechnica] Following unanimous SCOTUS ruling easing fee awards for ill-grounded patent litigation, firm told to “pay $1.6 million in attorney’s fees for filing an unwarranted patent lawsuit against a competitor. [read post]
20 Sep 2017, 1:43 am by Joseph Leahy
Yesterday, the New York Times trumpeted a new internet company, Loftium, and its interesting, new-economy business model (which, for the time being, operates only in Seattle): Loftium will provide prospective homebuyers with up to $50,000 for a down payment, as long as they are willing to continuously list an extra bedroom on Airbnb for one to three years and share most of the income with Loftium over that time. [read post]
1 Sep 2017, 10:30 am by Jane Chong
As Berger details in his lengthy historical treatment of the topic, the term "high Crimes and Misdemeanors" dates back to fourteenth-century impeachment proceedings, when misdemeanors were not "crimes" at all and comprised only torts and private wrongs. [read post]
31 Aug 2017, 3:42 pm
When the new law goes into effect, that amount will be capped at 10 percent.HB 1774 also requires pre-lawsuit notices and impacts the amount of recoverable attorneys’ fees.Many of the proponents of HB 1774, including state tort reform groups like Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse, have issued to statements to combat the “misinformation” purportedly being circulated. [read post]
26 Aug 2017, 4:43 pm by Bernie Burk
Redish is right, don’t fit Sheriff Joe for his orange jumpsuit (and Arpaio’s signature pink underwear) just yet. [read post]
29 Jul 2017, 6:47 pm by Byron Stier
Article in the Wall Street Journal -- We Won't See You in Court: The Era of Tort Lawsuits is Waning, by Joe Palazzolo. [read post]
29 Jul 2017, 6:47 pm by Byron Stier
Article in the Wall Street Journal -- We Won't See You in Court: The Era of Tort Lawsuits is Waning, by Joe Palazzolo. [read post]
27 Jul 2017, 11:15 am by Joe Consumer
And finally, for a fascinating “where are we now” overview, Joe Palazzolo at the Wall Street Journal this week looked at what this movement seems to have wrought – statistically, at least. [read post]
26 Jul 2017, 5:14 am by tortsprof
Joe Palazzolo has a piece in the WSJ (behind a paywall) about the declining number of tort suits. [read post]
26 Jul 2017, 12:00 am by Philip Thomas
Tuesday’s WSJ article by Joe Palazzalo about the decline in tort lawsuits is a must read for litigators. [read post]
12 Jul 2017, 1:40 pm by Doorey
The plaintiffs’ main argument in tort was described by Perell J. as follows: The essential legal theory of the Plaintiffs’ tort case is that Loblaws, knowing of the notoriously dangerous workplaces in Bangladesh, voluntarily undertook the responsibility of ensuring that the buildings in which Joe Fresh garments were being manufactured by vulnerable employees, were safe and structurally sound. [read post]
18 May 2017, 10:31 am by Rachel Bercovitz
Pfander’s monograph, Constitutional Torts and the War on Terror (Oxford University Press, 2017). [read post]
28 Feb 2017, 11:52 am by Law Offices of James G. Schwartz, P.C.
More Blog Posts: Ninth Circuit Rules in Consumer’s Favor in California Vehicle Warranty Case, Pleasanton Business & Commercial Law Blog, January 16, 2017 Krispy Kreme Sued for Misleading Customers Into Thinking Doughnuts Contain Fruit, Pleasanton Business & Commercial Law Blog, December 15, 2016 Media Company Faces Massive Judgment in Tort Lawsuit, Resulting in Bankruptcy, Pleasanton Business & Commercial Law Blog, August 15, 2016 Photo credit: Joe Mabel [GFDL or… [read post]