Recent non-binding guidance provides a degree of certainty to manufacturers of popular devices such as FitBit, the Apple Watch, and various health "apps."
Adams is a reminder that, once a federal court takes jurisdiction of a class action, it is improper to take steps to have another court approve a settlement for a class where the district court retains jurisdiction and is required under Rule 23 to protect the class members' interests.
The primary purpose of the rule is to protect the food supply from acts intended to cause large-scale harm, such as acts of terrorism.
By Richard M. Gaal
Understanding the basics of preparing for and taking your first expert deposition is fundamental for young lawyers practicing in the mass torts arena.
By Joe Winebrenner and Jeff Wojciechowski
Litigants on both sides of the bar have a variety of options.
By Eric E. Hudson and Richelle W. Kidder
There are traps in the rules for the unwary expert who seeks to rely on another witness's underlying reports or work in formulating his or her opinion.
David Schwan discusses conflicts, privilege, and confidentiality issues from the in-house perspective. (9:59 min)
Courtney Ward-Reichard outlines some of the best practices for using your LinkedIn profile to help market yourself while not violating any ethical standards. (09:41 min)
Working on pro bono cases has many benefits for the attorney involved. Karen Woodward shares how working as a CASA has impacted her personally and professionally. (05:27 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)
The latest edition of Mass Torts is now available.