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Court allows tuna price-fixing claim to proceed

Jan 12, 2017 By: Elizabeth T. Brown

A San Diego federal judge has allowed direct and indirect purchasers to proceed with claims that Bumble Bee Foods LLC, StarKist Co.

Florida prison death suit to advance on most claims

Jan 11, 2017 By: Jodine Mayberry

A federal judge in Florida has refused to dismiss civil rights and related claims against Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri and other

$1.5M for Transit Conductor’s Injuries Due to Police Officer Driving Around a Rail Crossing Safety Gate

Jan 10, 2017 By: Jury Verdicts

$1.5M for Transit Conductor’s Injuries Due to Police Officer Driving Around a Rail Crossing Safety Gate Bryant v. City of Chicago (Ill.Cir.Ct)

Lawyers seek more tech training, ABA survey finds

Jan 10, 2017 By: Melissa Sachs

Lawyers at firms of all sizes want live training classes on technology, but this kind of instruction is often scarce at smaller

Time-barred proofs of claim issue now before SCOTUS

Jan 9, 2017 By: Richard D.R. Hoffmann

The U.S. Supreme Court recently agreed to review a ruling from the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Johnson v. Midland

Delaware fee-shifting ban also applies to claims filed elsewhere, court says

Jan 7, 2017 By: Daniel Rice

The Delaware General Corporation Law’s prohibition of bylaws that shift attorney fees to shareholders in corporate litigation applies even to claims filed

Jury must decide if paralysis suit was filed within Kentucky statute of limitations

Jan 6, 2017 By: Jodine Mayberry

A jury must determine whether a Kentucky woman should have known earlier that her paralysis was partly caused by the failure of

Valet Driver’s Shortcut Results in $27M Award for Bicycle Lane Rider’s Injuries

Jan 4, 2017 By: Jury Verdicts

Valet Driver’s Shortcut Results in $27M Award for Bicycle Lane Rider’s Injuries Colyn v. Standard Parking Corporation; Warn (Wash.Super) 2016 WL 7388498 Verdict

It is a matter of common knowledge that snow gathers on a car’s windshield during a snowstorm

Dec 30, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

It is a matter of common knowledge that snow gathers on a car’s windshield during a snowstorm.

A motorist who drives faster than he should in a snowstorm is required to use extra caution

Dec 29, 2016 By: Legal Solutions

A motorist who drives faster than he should in a snowstorm is required to use extra caution.