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By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
Connecticut has joined New York, New Jersey, and several other states in adopting measures to combat sexual harassment in the workplace.
By Debra McCurdy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published its proposed Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC)
By Stephen J. McConnell
We write today about a partial exclusion of a plaintiff expert in the upcoming Taxotere bellwether trial.
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
This is the second installment of our two-part blog series on recent wage-related changes to New York state law.
By Michele G. Gehrke, Lori Armstrong Halber, Thomas J. Posey
The National Labor Relations Board (Board or NLRB) issued on Friday its first proposed regulation in a series that will overhaul parts of union election procedures.
By James Beck
We recently blogged about the final chapter (at the district court level, anyway) of the big defense win in the Mirena MDL.
By Michelle Yeary
Today we bring you a terrific Daubert defense win. But, we'll be honest it's long. Really long. Thorough, but long. So, we're going to hit the highlights.
By James Beck
The Lawyers For Civil Justice is conducting a non-scientific poll on social media concerning challenges that litigators face that involve expert evidence.
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
The New York state legislature recently passed two bills providing additional protections to employees asserting unpaid wage claims.
By John McDonald
Acting New Jersey Governor Sheila Oliver recently signed into law bill A-2903/S-1790, which includes sweeping changes to New Jersey civil and criminal provisions related to the payment of wages, including increased...
By Rachel B. Weil
A couple of years ago, we were overjoyed to learn that our very favorite old-fashioned Broadway musical was being revived.
By Kimberly J. Gold, Erika Kweon
Rack Room Shoes, Inc. (Rack Room) has agreed to pay up to nearly $26 million to settle a class action lawsuit alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Privacy Act (TCPA).
By Steven Boranian
We have always thought that regulatory approval or clearance of a drug or medical device should weigh heavily against punitive damages, or even preclude punitive damages altogether.
By Stephen J. McConnell
Offhand, we cannot think of opinions we have blogged on that pleased us more than today's cases, Jacob v. Mentor Worldwide, LLC, et al., 2019 WL 3500325 (C.D. Cal. Aug. 1, 2019) and Vieira v. Mentor Worldwide, LLC,...
By James Beck
Bexis attended the recent Rolling Stones concert in Philadelphia – the first time he'd seen them live since 1975. The highlights: while they're really old
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