May 16, 2013 By: John K. DiMugno
The California high court will soon determine whether liability insurers have a duty to defend trade libel claims when the insured never mentioned or referred to the plaintiff’s products.
May 16, 2013 By: Jeremy Byellin
A new lawsuit claims that Apple’s iPhone 4 contains a latent defect causing its power button to stop functioning after 18 months, and that Apple knew about this all along.
May 15, 2013 By: Melissa Sachs
The new Westlaw Journals blog brings you litigation headlines in over 30 substantive areas of law. Here are some highlights from the
May 14, 2013 By: Jeremy Byellin
This week, the Supreme Court ruled in Bowman v. Monsanto that farmers cannot buy patented seeds from a grain elevator and use them for growing crops.
May 14, 2013 By: Jury Verdicts
Assured Guar. Mun. Corp. v. Flagstar Bank (S.D. N.Y.) Financial Guaranty Insurer Awarded $89.2M 2013 WL 1141279 Judgment Summary 2011 WL 8200747
May 9, 2013 By: Jeremy Byellin
In response to a Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss, a court has ruled ruled to uphold a former executive’s kidnapping allegations against billionaire Bill Koch.
May 8, 2013 By: Melissa Sachs
The new Westlaw Journals blog brings you litigation headlines in over 30 substantive areas of law. Here are some highlights from the past week:
May 7, 2013 By: John K. DiMugno
In a recent decision, the California Court of Appeal limited the duties of insurance brokers to third parties with whom they have no direct dealings, distinguishing a similar case from 20 years ago.
May 7, 2013 By: Jeremy Byellin
Kansas recently passed a law that prohibits federal enforcement of gun regulations of firearms manufactured and owned within the state. Is it constitutional?
May 7, 2013 By: Jury Verdicts
Lomoriello v. Woodholme Gastroenterology Assoc. (Md. Cir. Ct.) $8.3M Verdict for Woman’s Death After Colonoscopy Complications 2013 WL 1305823 Verdict Summary 2012