Debevoise & Plimpton
On June 27, 2022, the Supreme Court denied certiorari in Beijing Shougang Mining Inv. Co., Ltd. v. Mongolia, leaving in place a Second Circuit Court of Appeals decision that expands...
A recent federal court decision found that FleetCor, a company that sells fuel card services to businesses, and its CEO had violated the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or Commission)...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Seventh Circuit recently clarified an important distinction between offers of judgment under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 68 and non-Rule 68 offers of settlement...
Foley & Lardner
We usually focus most on significant ERISA court decisions, particularly those from the Supreme Court, that clarify important open legal issues under ERISA.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
For most of us, we're stuck in the August heat, on delayed European vacations, or hopefully just hanging out at the beach. But for the Court it still was work as usual, including a return trip to the Federal Circuit...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Golf fans accustomed to tracking birdies and bogeys by their favorite players are now witnessing a new form of competition in professional golf: the off-the-course legal battle between the PGA Tour...
Beveridge & Diamond
On June 30, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in West Virginia v. EPA, 597 U.S. __, 2022 WL 2347278 (June 30, 2022), a case involving the Obama Administration's CPP and the Trump Administration's ACE Rule.
Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello
When parties with a common interest share attorney work product with each other in anticipation of litigation, the parties often expect that the work product will be immune from disclosure in the subsequent litigation.
Taft Stettinius & Hollister
In the recent case of Bart et al v Slocumb (2-21-cv-01771, Eastern District Louisiana, 26 May 2022), a plaintiff survived a defendant's motion to dismiss where the plaintiff alleged that the defendant had purchased advertisement space ...
Holland & Knight
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently rendered a decision on a common issue in cases against consumer reporting agencies (and furnishers) under the Fair Credit Reporting Act,...
Given California's shortage of primary care providers, nurse practitioners ("NPs") are increasingly being asked to fill gaps in provider coverage.
Michelman & Robinson LLP
M&R's Dallas Office Managing Partner Matthew Yarbrough, CIPP/US and his client, Carbone's Fine Food and Wine...
Foley & Lardner
For now, however, FCA defendants within the Eighth Circuit have support for this stricter causation standard for AKS-related claims.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
A Washington State District Court has denied Robinhood Financial LLC's ("Robinhood") motion to dismiss a class action text lawsuit. Robinhood, a cellphone-based brokerage application...
Morrison Mahoney LLP
A second small crack has appeared in the heretofore unbroken wall of insurer appellate victories. In Marina Pacific Hotel & Suites v. Firemans Fund Ins. Co., No. B316501 (Cal. App. July 13, 2022), ...
Cross-examination can determine whether you win or lose your case. It's a crucial opportunity to reinforce advantageous points and undermine problematic ones.
The question regarding whether a worker is properly classified as an independent contractor or employee is fraught with controversy, legal risk and uncertainty.
On August 10, 2022, and on appeal from the Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB), the Ohio Supreme Court upheld OPSB's prior issuance of a certificate of environmental compatibility and public need...
The Appellate Division ruled that representation by an agent does not necessarily disqualify a worker from FIFA's freelance worker protections.
Debevoise & Plimpton
Government representation at the United Nations General Assembly is critically important to the international rule of law. It determines who will act for member states when exercising...