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9 Apr 2021, 7:18 am by tortsprof
Shannon Costa and I have posted to SSRN Incorporating an Actual Malice Exception to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. [read post]
6 Apr 2021, 7:11 am by tortsprof
Katherine Mims Crocker has posted to SSRN Qualified Immunity, Sovereign Immunity, and Systemic Reform. [read post]
5 Apr 2021, 5:11 am by tortsprof
Matthew Wansley has posted to SSRN The End of Accidents. [read post]
1 Apr 2021, 2:08 am by tortsprof
Nora Engstrom & Bob Rabin have posted to SSRN Pursuing Public Health Through Litigation: Lessons from Tobacco and Opioids. [read post]
30 Mar 2021, 2:01 pm by tortsprof
On Monday, Florida became the most populous state to enact COVID-19 immunity. [read post]
29 Mar 2021, 5:51 am by tortsprof
Last week, the New York City Council enacted legislation eliminating qualified immunity as a defense for city police officers when sued under the new local statute. [read post]
23 Mar 2021, 3:21 am by tortsprof
We are writing as the Secretary and Treasurer of the AALS Torts & Compensation Systems section to pass along two important notices. *1. [read post]
22 Mar 2021, 2:15 am by tortsprof
In 2011, the Pennsylvania General Assembly altered the common law rule of joint and several liability with the Fair Share Act. [read post]
19 Mar 2021, 5:33 am by tortsprof
John Goldberg & Ben Zipursky have posted to SSRN Opioid Litigation and the Law of Public Nuisance: A Preliminary Assessment. [read post]
16 Mar 2021, 1:32 am by tortsprof
Yesterday, the New Mexico Supreme Court unanimously ruled that the state's $600,000 noneconomic damages cap in med mal cases does not violate the constitutional right to a jury trial. [read post]
15 Mar 2021, 6:24 am by tortsprof
Sarah Swan has posted to SSRN Tort Law and Feminism. [read post]
12 Mar 2021, 6:00 am by tortsprof
At JOTWELL, Nora Engstrom reviews the piece An Empirical Examination of Civil Voir Dire: Implications for Meeting Constitutional Guarantees and Suggested Best Practices by John Campbell et al. [read post]
11 Mar 2021, 7:24 am by tortsprof
Virginia has a cap on total (not non-economic) damages in med mal cases of $2.45M. [read post]
9 Mar 2021, 2:56 am by tortsprof
Geoffrey Rapp has posted to SSRN LGBTQ+ Rights, Anti-Homophobia and Tort Law Five Years After Obergefell. [read post]
5 Mar 2021, 7:43 am by tortsprof
Ken Abraham & Daniel Schwarcz have posted to SSRN Courting Disaster: The Underappreciated Risk of a Cyber-Insurance Catastrophe. [read post]
3 Mar 2021, 3:22 am by tortsprof
Bob Rabin discusses Dominion's defamation suit against Rudy Giuliani here. [read post]
2 Mar 2021, 12:36 am by tortsprof
Bob Rabin has posted to SSRN Some Thoughts on Compensation and Remedial Relief for Disasters in the American Legal System. [read post]
1 Mar 2021, 4:48 am by tortsprof
From Mike Duff: “I just wanted to alert everyone that the University of Wyoming College of Law is interested in exploring the possibility of a visitor for Fall 2021, to teach its first year torts course along with one other... [read post]
24 Feb 2021, 9:48 am by tortsprof
Last week, the New York Court of Appeals ruled that a grandparent in the zone of danger can recover emotional distress damages for the death of their grandchild. [read post]
23 Feb 2021, 3:13 am by tortsprof
In December, I posted about Cathy Sharkey's review of Recognizing Wrongs, by John Goldberg & Ben Zipursky. [read post]