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26 Oct 2007, 8:28 am
We've been on top of this outrage of a medical malpractice case since it was in trial—Aug. 2004, Oct. 2004, Nov. 2004, May 2006, Apr. 12—but Roger Parloff has such a comprehensive post about the Ohio Supreme Court's 5-1 (corrected:) 6-1 decision to strike down an intermediate court's reinstatement of a bogus $30 million verdict that we defer to him. [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]
31 Jul 2013, 2:10 am by Florian Mueller
For the website of Fortune magazine (part of the CNN Money network), Senior Editor Roger Parloff wrote an opinion piece entitled "Obama should overturn an ITC import ban on Apple phones".The Korea Times correctly summarized the position I took in a CNN.com op-ed almost two months ago, but in the meantime more information on the ITC ruling has become available and I'm now particularly concerned about the ITC's position that it's legitimate for a SEP holder to condition a licensing… [read post]
12 Jun 2020, 8:37 am by Elliot Setzer
ICYMI: Yesterday on Lawfare Roger Parloff discussed the shoddy history behind a key precedent in the Flynn case. [read post]
22 Feb 2015, 9:14 pm by Walter Olson
” [Paul Barrett, Roger Parloff] Tags: animal rights, Chevron, environment, Environmental Protection Agency, land use and zoning, science and scientists, transitEnvironment roundup is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
2 Apr 2007, 6:31 am
[Kazman @ CEI Open Market] This date in Overlawyered. 2001: NY legislature refuses to act on accident fraud. 2002: Roger Parloff on 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund. 2004: Reparations claims against the British over 19th century actions. 2006: $1M for the first fifteen minutes of unlawful detention, $1M/year thereafter. [read post]
13 Mar 2007, 8:34 am
Other reactions to the Business Week cover story came from Bizzyblog ("Year's Most Unintentionally Comical"), Roger Parloff (article itself was better than headline), and me at Point of Law (see also this WSJ column). [read post]
19 Nov 2007, 9:05 pm
[Justice O'Connor @ OpinionJournal.com, Adler @ Volokh; Pero] U.K. kids' author says publisher's safety worries vetoed depiction of fire-breathing dragon in book [Daily Mail] Roger Parloff describes the Judith Regan complaint as bizarre, and angry commenters are soon denouncing him as a Fox's-paw [Fortune Legal Pad; Althouse; ritual disclaimer] Wonder why booking a dance venue can get pricey? [read post]
21 Aug 2007, 5:34 pm
"UPDATE: Fortune's Roger Parloff says "the images do, in fact, look extremely similar to me" -- "both images show a woman dressed only in red stockings clinging to the spine of a book in such a way that when she splays her limbs the book will open" -- and gets this further comment from Professor Patry: "I don't think even if Kush created the image for the first time that he obtains a copyright on all other depictions of a naked woman… [read post]
11 Jul 2007, 11:35 am
Check out this excerpt, from a comment posted at Roger Parloff's blog: [F]or anyone who argues that theirs were essentially victimless crimes, how about the competitive advantage Milberg Weiss has enjoyed over firms who really are ethically defending the little guy? [read post]
24 Sep 2015, 5:52 am by Amy Howe
” At Fortune, Roger Parloff discusses the “controversial insider trading cases of former hedge fund portfolio managers Todd Newman and Anthony Chiasson” that will be before the Court at its Conference next week, and he reports that “the appeals are beset with a major procedural anomaly that undercuts their chances of acceptance. [read post]
13 Feb 2008, 9:10 pm
Roger Parloff at Fortune Legal Pad explains how Scruggs's attorneys are evoking the atmospherics of an entrapment defense without actually going quite so far as to assert that defense, which would mean (among other things) opening the door for prosecutors to introduce evidence of other similar but uncharged bad acts by Scruggs (Feb. 12). [read post]
12 May 2014, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
[WLF] “Colloquium: The Legal Profession’s Monopoly on the Practice of Law” with John McGinnis and Russell Pearce, Benjamin Barton and others [Fordham Law Review] “BP’s Billions Draw Scam Artists” [Amanda Bronstad, NLJ; NYTimes ("They told us we don't even need a lawyer"); Insurance Journal] “South Carolina: LegalZoom is not the Unauthorized Practice of Law” [Legal Ethics Forum] Black lung series with legal ethics angle wins… [read post]
18 Nov 2012, 8:05 pm by Walter Olson
Judge balks at Amex gift card settlement [same] EasySaver coupon settlement “conservatively” values coupons at 85% of face value [same] Cy pres: Roger Parloff on tech-defendant class-action cy pres [Fortune] Privacy groups nominated for cy pres windfall in Facebook settlement [Wired, PoL] “Class-Action Lawyers Face Triple Threat At Supreme Court” [Daniel Fisher at Forbes; related, Michael Bobelian] Georgia high court: company could be on hook for… [read post]
2 Jun 2014, 5:34 am by Amy Howe
At Fortune, Roger Parloff urges the Court to grant review in the case of James Risen, a reporter who has been subpoenaed to testify at a criminal trial regarding one of his sources. [read post]
10 Apr 2008, 9:04 pm
Pantagraph] New Mexico Human Rights Commission fines photographer $6600 for refusing a job photographing same-sex commitment ceremony [Volokh, Bader] "Virginia reaches settlement with families of VA Tech shooting victims" [Jurist] Roger Parloff on downfall of Dickie Scruggs [Fortune] Judge in Spain fined heavily and disbarred for letting innocent man spend more than a year in jail [AP/IHT, Guardian] Hard to know whether all those emergency airplane groundings… [read post]
8 Jul 2013, 6:51 am by Marissa Miller
Finally, at CNN Roger Parloff addresses the question that remains after Windsor and Perry – namely, whether states can constitutionally ban same-sex marriage; Parloff speculates that, although Justice Anthony Kennedy may have been ready to strike down California’s Proposition 8, Justices Ginsburg, Kagan, and Breyer were “actually more reluctant than Kennedy to issue a sweeping, disruptive ruling, overturning the laws of 38 states… [read post]
28 Mar 2014, 5:56 am by Amy Howe
” Briefly: At Fortune, Roger Parloff previews next week’s oral arguments in Alice Corporation v. [read post]
26 Feb 2014, 5:53 am by Amy Howe
  Ronald Mann previewed the cases for this blog; at Fortune, Roger Parloff breaks down the issues in the cases. [read post]
18 Jun 2007, 1:50 pm
At Opinio Juris, Roger Alford has this analysis of the Court's opinion in Powerex v. [read post]