Commentary and analysis of current events that have legal implications.  We often pick up stories from Reuters news sources, or there may be a new court filing on Westlaw that catches our attention.

$24M verdict against Nissan for brake failure

Aug 21, 2017 By: Jean Sica

Recent trial outcomes published on Westlaw include a $24M verdict for a fatal motor vehicle collision resulting from defective brakes, a $15M verdict

Potential Legal Battle over Controversial Google Memo

Aug 16, 2017 By: Maria Mitchell

Did the Google Memo cross the line of Free Speech and move into creating a hostile work environment? This is question that

Designer Babies: Delivering Soon in the United States

Aug 2, 2017 By: Kelsey Gilmore

According to an article published by American Health Line earlier this week, a team of biologists in Oregon have conducted the first

Former Buckeye and NFL All-Pro Linebacker Chris Spielman Tackles Alma Mater Ohio State in Recent Lawsuit

Jul 26, 2017 By: Mark Fetzko

March Madness may bring office productivity to a standstill, but its big business for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The NCAA generates

Topical Roundup: Florida Motor Vehicle Collisions

Jul 21, 2017 By: Jean Sica

Three recently resolved Florida motor vehicle collision cases with large rewards include: Gentry v. Lubas Katharine Gentry was operating a vehicle on SW

Dispute over “Essential Red” Spills into Federal District Court

Jul 13, 2017 By: Stacey Patronik

Although consumers do not typically think about the regulatory devices which operate behind labels affixed to prospective wine bottles while searching for the

Be Careful Where You Walk

Jun 30, 2017 By: Jean Sica

These and other interesting cases can be found in Westlaw Jury Verdicts & Settlements. Koplin v. Spencer Amy Koplin, a 25-year-old female, reportedly

Legal Implications Surrounding Bitcoin

Jun 22, 2017 By: Kelsey Gilmore

Bitcoin has been making its way into the news and into legal discussion for the past couple years and more so now as

Non-Verbal Intimidation in California

Jun 15, 2017 By: Mark Fetzko

In one of Seinfeld’s classic episodes, Kramer said 94% of communication is non-verbal. Whatever the merits of his claim, non-verbal threats don’t merit

Eastern District of Texas to lose spot as top patent court post-TC Heartland

Jun 8, 2017 By: Adam Riley

An industry group has predicted that patent filings in the highly favored United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

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