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Putative Class of Cancelled Policyholders Denied Certification Again

Myrick v. WellPoint, Inc.
Nos. 12-3882, 13-2230, 2014 WL 4073065 (Aug. 19, 2014)


False-Arrest and Defamation Claims against JetBlue Dismissed

Baez v. JetBlue Airways
09-cv-0596 (E.D.N.Y. July 7, 2014)


New Jersey Law Precludes Punitive Damages in Aredia/Zometa Cases

Williams v. Novartis Pharm. Corp., No. 3:12-cv-00145 (S.D. Ohio Apr. 21, 2014)
Sheffer v. Novartis Pharm. Corp., No. 3:12-cv-00238 (S.D. Ohio Apr. 21, 2014)


Fifth Circuit Addresses FDA Preemption of State-Law Claims

Eckhardt v. Qualitest Pharms., Inc.
___ F.3d ___, No. 13-40151, 2014 WL 1908651 (5th Cir. May 13, 2014)


SCOTUS Reverses 9th Cir. in Frequent-Flyer Class-Action Lawsuit

Northwest, Inc. v. Ginsberg
___ U.S. ___, No. 12-462, 2014 U.S. LEXIS 2392 (Apr. 2, 2014)


5th Cir. Clarifies Law-of-the-Case Doctrine as Applied to CAFA Jurisdiction

Mississippi ex rel. Hood v. AU Optronics Corp.
___ F. App’x ___, 2014 WL 1046959 (5th Cir. Mar. 19, 2014)


CA Federal Court Dismisses Lessor from Yemenia Crash Case

Hassanati v. International Lease Finance Corp.
No. 11-02251 (C.D. Cal. Feb. 18, 2014)


DVT Negligence Claim Preempted by FAA Regulatory Scheme

Allen v. Spirit Airlines, Inc.
2013 WL 5999299 (E.D. Mich. Nov. 12, 2013)


Frequent-Flyer Breach-of-Contract Claims Not Preempted by ADA

Dover v. British Airways, PLC
2013 WL 5970688 (E.D.N.Y. Nov. 8, 2013)


Baggage-Carousel Claims Not Preempted by Montreal Convention

Bridgeman v. United Continental Holdings, Inc.
2013 WL 5881210 (5th Cir. Nov. 4, 2013)


No Private Right of Action under EU 261 in Courts Outside EU States

Volodarskiy v. Delta Air Lines, Inc.
2013 WL 5645776 (N.D. Ill. Oct. 16, 2013)


Sixth Circuit Sides with Courts over Arbitrators

Reed Elsevier v. Crockett
No. 12-3574, ___ F.3d ___ (6th Cir. Nov. 5, 2013)


New Standards for Medical-Monitoring and Fear-of-Cancer Claims

Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Albright
No. 15, Sept. Term 2012 (Md. Feb. 26, 2013)


Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Ford
No. 16, Sept. Term 2012 (Md. Feb. 26, 2013)


Court Dismisses Burn-Pit-Exposure Claims

In re: KBR, Inc., Burn Pit Litigation
2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26862 (D. Md. Feb. 27, 2013)


Fifth Circuit Upholds Mississippi's Cap on Non-Pecuniary Damages

Learmonth v. Sears, Roebuck and Co.
2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 4035 (5th Cir. Feb. 27, 2013)


Giannopoulos v. Iberia Líneas Aéreas de España, S.A.

2012 WL 5383271 (N.D. Ill. Nov. 1, 2012)


National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA v. American Eurocopter Corp.

No. 11-10798, 2012 US App LEXIS 18152 (5th Cir., Aug 31, 2012)


Weinberg v. Grand Circle Travel

No. 11-11676, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 133554 (D. Mass. Sept. 19, 2012)


Boynaems v. LA Fitness International, LLC

2:10-CV-02326, 2011 (E.D.Pa. Aug. 16, 2012)


Lozano v. Bosdet

No. 11-60736, 2012 WL 3764046 (5th Cir. Aug. 31, 2012)


Vumbaca v. Terminal One Group Association, L.P.

___ F. Supp. 2d ___, 2012 WL 1377074 (E.D.N.Y. 2012)


Hassanati v. International Lease Finance Corporation

No. 11-cv-02251 (C.D. Cal. Aug. 3, 2012)


Chin v. Port Auth. of N.Y. & N.J.

2012 WL 2760776 (2d Cir. July 10, 2012)


Juris v. Inamed Corporation

2012 WL 2681445 (11th Cir. 2012)


Waldman v. Thomson Reuters Corporation

[2012] ONSC 1138


O'Neil v. Crane Co.

S177401, slip op. (Cal. Jan. 12, 2011)


Wendell v. Johnson & Johnson

2011 WL 6291792 (N.D. Cal. Dec. 15, 2011)


Pliva, Inc. v. Mensing

564 U.S. (2011)


United States v. Bari

599 F.3d 176 (2d Cir. 2010)


Coburn Group, LLC v. Whitecap Advisors LLC

Slip Copy, 2009 WL 2424079 (N.D. Ill. Aug. 7, 2009)


Donlin v. Philips Lighting North America Corp.

564 F.3d 207 (3d Cir. 2009)


Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, et al. v. UMB Bank Financial Corporation

Slip Copy, 2009 WL 635230 (C.A. 8 (Mo.))