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Association Of American Railroads: FELA Awards May Not Be Vacated Unless "Monstrously Excessive."
FELA plaintiffs have long pointed out that Congress placed FELA cases in the hand of juries "to the maximum extent proper."
United States
23 Apr 2019
Mississippi Rolls Out Volkswagen Beneficiary Mitigation Plan
In January 2016, the United States sued Volkswagen for installing defective emission devices in certain model years 2009-2016 vehicles.
United States
4 Mar 2019
The Autonomous Vehicle Revolution Expands To Trucks
The race is on for the mass rollout of self- driving, autonomous vehicles (AVs). Google (now Waymo) and Nissan hope to get there by 2020.
United States
9 Jan 2018
Texas Supreme Court Overturns Longstanding Precedent: Seat-Belt Evidence Is Now Admissible
The Court held that evidence of the failure to use seat belts is admissible for proving comparative negligence/proportionate fault on the part of a plaintiff if the nonuse caused or contributed in any way to the plaintiff's damages.
United States
10 Apr 2017
Law Elevated – The Autonomous Vehicle (Av) Revolution
The race is on for the commercialization of Autonomous (driverless) Vehicles (AV's) – Google hopes to get there by 2020.
United States
26 Sep 2016
Law Elevated – The Autonomous Vehicle (AV) Revolution – Mississippi Business Journal
The following column is part of the Law Elevated Column Series in the Mississippi Business Journal. You can find the article on the Mississippi Business Journal's website by following this link.
United States
13 Sep 2016
Sharp Curve Ahead: Autonomous Vehicles And Insurance Companies
The impact that autonomous vehicles will have on the insurance industry is speculative, at best.
United States
15 Mar 2016
Georgia's Transportation Funding Act Of 2015 (HB 170) – Impact On Local Governments
The House of Representatives of the Georgia General Assembly passed a bill on March 5, 2015 known as the Transportation Funding Act of 2015 or House Bill 170 to address critical transportation needs in the State of Georgia.
United States
10 Aug 2015
Georgia's TSPLOST At The Pump
The general provisions of HB 170 will allow cities, counties and schools, by referendum (for a maximum of 20 quarters), to continue to collect all local sales taxes at their current 1% rate on the sale of motor fuel.
United States
29 Jul 2015
Crash, Bang, Smash! Tips For Successfully Navigating Evidentiary Roads In Motor Vehicle Collisions
So your client has been involved in motor vehicle collision. Now what? Whether representing a plaintiff or a defendant in a crash, preserving all potentially relevant evidence is an obvious first concern.
United States
8 Apr 2015
Uber And Lyft Face Class Action Suit In Memphis
The City of Memphis is the site of the latest legal challenge to the peer-to-peer ride sharing services offered by Uber and Lyft.
United States
7 Apr 2015
Automobile Technology- Set To Change The Face Of Liability Litigation
Google recently announced its first truly driverless vehicle. Google’s vehicle allows an individual to "drive" a car while never touching the steering wheel.
United States
6 Nov 2014
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