The first lawsuit filed arising out of the presumed crash of the mystery flight has been dismissed.
The decision is significant as it clarifies that state common-law claims (and not simply state legislation and regulations) fall within the ADA's preemptive scope.
Practitioners often think of the "case holding" in the singular, but the Optronics case reminds us that a decision may contain multiple holdings.
By Deborah L. Shuff
Learn from the mistakes of Valor Medical.
By David L. Schwan
Achieve great results through your "reasonable" efforts.
By Linda Mullenix
This ready reference on CAFA should prove invaluable to any class-action practitioner.
Veteran litigator Douglas Maag details how U.S. economic and trade sanctions can affect the handling of mass-tort claims. (8:13 min)
Examining the holding in this newly announced decision and what it may mean for future parens patriae actions and other types of quasi-class actions or mass actions. (56:12)
Featuring a unique group of lawyers and non-lawyers to provide a fact-based peek into the future, including presentations and an interactive discussion among the panelists. (1:01:42)
Learn about the significance of the Barltett decision and its impact on the Supreme Court's preemption holdings. (57:33)
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