Focus on Technology
Big data, cybersecurity, ediscovery and emerging technologies are changing the legal landscape. More on law and technology.
December 7, 2016 by Melissa Sachs
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected the Federal Circuit’s interpretation of the Patent Act for design patent infringement awards, leaving up in the air a $399 million jury verdict Apple won in a case against Samsung. … Read More
December 7, 2016 by Eliot Wrenn
Whether you’re looking for the needle in the haystack and need a hand from an expert Reference Attorney, need training from our client management team, or want to streamline how you pay your Westlaw bill, we’ve got you covered! … Read More
October 19, 2016 by Jared Correia
Editor’s note: Jared Correia is a paid guest blogger. In case you were instead focused on what you were going to be for Halloween — there is a Harry Potter costume in my closet; just sayin’ –you should know that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. While it is true that some lawyers do spend more time thinking about their Halloween costumes than they do about cybersecurity, it doesn’t take a magician to improve the way that most law firms protect data online. It just takes the right tools. . . . In the modern environment, legal services consumers … Read More
November 29, 2016 by Jeff Matsuura
Federal Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in San Francisco has reportedly approved use of Twitter for service of process involving an international party. … Read More
November 15, 2016 by Jeremy Byellin
Donald Trump says he has big plans for the Supreme Court. How will he impact the course of the highest court in the land? … Read More
Products Liability and the Self-Driving Car: Supplier Liability for Defective Electronics or Software in the Autonomous Vehicle
November 25, 2016 by Paul D. Rheingold
Mass tort litigation for the self-driving car may come about if there was a malfunction in the electronics or software of vehicle, causing injury. … Read More
- Using International Business Plans to Chart a Smooth Voyage to Going Global
- Revising California’s Jury Instructions on Bad Faith Failure to Settle: Should a Settlement Demand Be Necessary?
- Does the establishment of an MDL invite the filing of cases with marginal merit?
- Revising California’s Jury Instructions on Bad Faith Failure to Settle: Does Focusing on the Reasonableness of the Insurer’s Decision Raise the Specter of Summary Judgment in Bad Faith Failure to Settle Cases?
December 6, 2016 by Jury Verdicts
Eramo v. Rolling Stone L.L.C.; Erdely; Wenner Media L.L.C. (W.D.Va.) Reporter/Magazine/Parent Company to Pay $3M to Former Dean Defamed in Reporting of Campus Rape … Read More