The case is one of several alleging that Shell, Dow, and various soil-fumigant distributors and applicators are responsible for contamination of groundwater.
Spirit and All World stand for the proposition that RICO claims predicated on general fraud claims can generally coexist with the provisions of the ADA and should not be preempted.
Moving in the right direction.
By Munjot Sahu
Material differences precluded California law from applying to all class members in Mazza.
By Mark Mansour, Jonathan Berman, Emily K. Strunk, and Stephanie L. Resnik
A guide for young defense lawyers.
By Michelle M. Rutherford
A Louisiana district court takes an interesting interpretation of the rule.
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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