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Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Whether the California Supreme Court's decision in Dynamex Ops. W. Inc. v. Superior Court,1 which set standards for differentiating employees from independent contractors, applies retroactively.
BakerHostetler
Plaintiffs allege product labels misled consumers on wholesome sourcing
Morrison & Foerster LLP
On 6 August 2019, the State Council of the People's Republic of China (the "PRC") issued a plan for the New Lingang Area[1] of the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone (the "FTZ Plan"),
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
In In re Everquote, Inc. Securities Litigation, 2019 N.Y. Slip Op. 29242, No. 651177/2019, 2019 WL 3686065 (Sup. Ct. N.Y. Cnty. Aug. 7, 2019),
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
The end of June often sees "blockbuster" decisions by the Court of Appeals before the Summer recess. But the 2018/2019 Term ended "not with a bang but a whimper."
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
With a trio of decisions this term, the Supreme Court added to its growing body of arbitration jurisprudence. On the heels of its landmark
Mintz
Years after Plaintiffs brought a federal securities complaint against Petrobras, and more than a year after the case settled for approximately $3 billion, Judge Jed S. Rakoff
Ward and Smith, P.A.
And more than 1.3 million residents live in these facilities. Most nursing homes provide excellent care to elderly or disabled individuals. Sadly, however, there sometimes is inadequate care
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Nick Martin (Partner-San Francisco) co-authored "Let's Talk Talc: Litigation Defense Strategies Require Drilling Down" in the August 2019 edition of CLM Magazine.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
In 20/20 Communications, Inc. v. Crawford, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently ruled that the question of whether a dispute can be arbitrated
McDermott Will & Emery
In Lee v. Argent Trust Co., the court dismissed ERISA claims challenging an ESOP stock transaction because the plaintiff, who "fundamentally misunderstands the nature of the" ESOP transaction, did not allege that she suffered any injury.
Reed Smith
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.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
The Court also held that plaintiffs adequately alleged scienter. The Court credited allegations that the company had received a subpoena in a federal investigation of price-fixing and had been named in suits filed by state attorneys general.
Reed Smith
The Lawyers For Civil Justice is conducting a non-scientific poll on social media concerning challenges that litigators face that involve expert evidence.
Thompson Coburn LLP
On July 18, 2019, CMS published a rule that finalized certain requirements for long-term care ("LTC") facilities using pre-dispute arbitration agreements with residents.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Everyday individuals unfortunately are injured across North Carolina in all sorts of different ways—from car wrecks, to "slip/trip and falls," to other accidents.
Proskauer Rose LLP
Last week, the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit granted a request by Proskauer and our co-counsel, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) to block efforts
Arnold & Porter
The court first ruled that not everything on the internet qualifies as news media.
Arnold & Porter
The district court agreed with the defendant across the board, and on Wednesday of last week, so did the Eleventh Circuit.
Arnold & Porter
In June, the US Supreme Court held in Knick v. Township of Scott that property owners may file an inverse condemnation claim in federal court as long as they base their claim on the Fifth Amendment.
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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Supreme Court's recent decision in Mission Product Holdings, Inc., v. Tempnology, LLC [1] clarifies that a debtor-licensor's rejection of a trademark license under § 365(a) ...
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
The Board dismissed this petition for cancellation of Roman Atwood's registration for the mark SMILE MORE for various goods (stickers, backpacks, shirts) and for retail store service featuring clothing, denying petitioner's claim that the term fails to function as a mark.
Jones Day
Data privacy- and security-related class actions appear to be on the rise, and effectively defending them requires the right mix of substantive and procedural knowledge.
Jones Day
On the heels of the European Union's General Data Protection law, which went into effect in May 2018
Butler Snow LLP
Many state legislatures across the country have enacted statutory measures to limit the amount of compensatory and/or punitive damages recoverable ...
Holland & Knight
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Nov. 1, 2018, published the Calendar Year (CY) 2019 Final Rule for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS).
Caplin & Drysdale
The case has particular relevance in circumstances in which a cyberattack may have been conducted or sponsored by a foreign government.
Reed Smith
We recently blogged about the final chapter (at the district court level, anyway) of the big defense win in the Mirena MDL.
Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP
The State of Georgia has made even the smallest of small businesses subject to the Workers' Compensation Act. The general rule dictating whether an employer
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