Hot Docs: Alleged Chinese counterfeiter can’t be sued in U.S., says court

Jun 7, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

A ruling last week from the District Court of Minnesota finding no personal jurisdiction over a Chinese company alleged to have sold counterfeit coffeemakers underscores the need for a revamp of our laws.

An order to disclose your Facebook password?

Jun 2, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

Facebook continues to be a prime source of dirt for opposing sides in litigation. How deep do court discovery orders allow the other side to dig?

Much of discovery is a fishing expedition of sorts

Feb 24, 2011 By: Legal Solutions

Although much of discovery is a fishing expedition of sorts, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure allow the courts to determine the