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18 Nov 2012, 7:15 am by Stephen Gillers
Roger Parloff at Fortune reports that Facebook is contemplating a lawsuit against the lawyers who for a time represented Paul Ceglia, the man who claimed to own half of Facebook and who has now been charged with criminal conduct. [read post]
31 Jul 2012, 6:16 am by Ted Frank
In a July 30 story that quotes and appears to rely heavily on my 2008 article on cy pres, Roger Parloff discusses the use of cy pres in tech-company class action settlements, noting the pre-existing relationship between Google and Facebook... [read post]
30 Jul 2012, 12:49 pm by Chris Castle
By Roger Parloff, senior editor FORTUNE — If the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the nation’s preeminent digital rights nonprofit, had disclosed last year that it received a cool $1 million gift from Google — about 17% of its total revenue — some eyebrows might have been raised. [read post]
13 Jul 2012, 6:44 am by Terry Hart
.” Megaupload and the twilight of copyright — Roger Parloff of Fortune pens an extraordinarily comprehensive look at the state of copyright law from Sony to Megaupload. [read post]
13 Jul 2012, 6:44 am by Terry Hart
Megaupload and the twilight of copyright — Roger Parloff of Fortune pens an extraordinarily comprehensive look at the state of copyright law from Sony to Megaupload. [read post]
10 Jul 2012, 5:48 am by Walter Olson
[Roger Parloff, Fortune] Tweet Tags: FDA “The quiet scandal of the HIV home test kit” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
15 Jan 2012, 8:09 am by Walter Olson
Not so Roger Parloff at sister magazine Fortune; Doubts re: foster mom’s conviction following youngster’s salt-poisoning death [Texas Monthly via Ted Frank; controversy over science behind "shaken-baby" cases] Charges against parents to move forward in Utah “co-sleeping” death case [ABA Journal] In Philadelphia shooting case, lawsuits like bullets fly in every direction [Above the Law] More on constitutionality of Obama recess appointments [Todd Gaziano/Heritage… [read post]
21 Nov 2011, 9:35 pm by Walter Olson
Furor continues over insider trading by Congress [Roger Parloff/Fortune, Bainbridge ("unimpressed" with reform proposal entitled STOCK Act), earlier] Rep. [read post]
18 Nov 2011, 8:03 am by Steve Bainbridge
Fortune senior editor Roger Parloff has a great editorial out on why It's time to ban insider trading by Congress. [read post]
22 Jul 2011, 4:30 am by Walter Olson
Important Roger Parloff piece on litigation finance [Fortune, now out from paywall] “Hedge Funds Finance Medical Malpractice Claims” [Jeff Segal, Michael Sacopulos and Wayne Oliver, Forbes via White Coat] Criminalizing bad parenting: more scrutiny of “Caylee’s Law” proposals [Steve Chapman, L.A. [read post]
12 Jul 2011, 5:56 am by Ted Frank
[Will @ WaPo] Roger Parloff's Lago Agrio litigation financing story no longer behind paywall. [read post]
13 Jun 2011, 5:55 am by Rees Morrison
In Fortune, June 13, 2011 at 69, Roger Parloff plunges deep into the secretive world of third-party litigation financing. [read post]
2 Jun 2011, 4:53 am by Ted Frank
The new Fortune magazine has coverage of the Lago Agrio scandal, and supplements it on the web with Roger Parloff's tale of the latest evidence of Ecuadorian corruption: a judicial opinion that quotes heavily not from any of the court filings, but from an internal plaintiffs' firm memo. [read post]
5 Jan 2011, 4:04 am by Walter Olson
Notables including Alan Morrison, Richard Epstein, Kathleen Sullivan sign amicus brief urging court review of multistate tobacco settlement [Daniel Fisher/Forbes, Christine Hall/CEI, Todd Zywicki] “Congress rediscovers the Constitution” [Roger Pilon, WSJ] Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. profiled [Roger Parloff, Fortune] When outside investors stake divorce litigants: yes, there are legal ethics angles [Christine Hurt] Mexico, long noted for strict gun control laws,… [read post]
4 Jan 2011, 8:23 am by Nabiha Syed
In Fortune, Roger Parloff has a lengthy article on the Chief Justice and the Roberts Court.  [read post]
17 Sep 2010, 10:45 pm by Walter Olson
Roger Parloff of Fortune has this excellent summary of where the controversy stands. [read post]
16 Sep 2010, 8:11 pm by Kenneth Anderson
Good article on the background to the case and the subsequent — and quite astonishing — behavior of the plaintiffs’ lawyers, by Roger Parloff in Fortune, “Evidence of Fraud Mounts in Ecuadorian Suit Against Chevron.” [read post]
13 Sep 2010, 12:54 pm by Carter Wood
Roger Parloff, legal analyst at Fortune, has done an estimable job of summarizing recent developments in the U.S. contingency-fee litigation against Chevron claiming environmental damage in Ecuador. [read post]
12 Jun 2010, 6:07 am by Walter Olson
Roger Parloff at Fortune answers some frequently asked questions. [read post]
2 Apr 2010, 9:45 am by Eric Lipman
It was only after the Fortune reporter, Roger Parloff, began making inquiries of the law firms that disclaimers indicating the sites were not affiliated with the Department of Veterans Affairs were added. [read post]