Plaintiffs must remain under Class Action Fairness Act as consolidation can occur only "for purposes of trial."
In Actos bladder cancer litigation, court upholds earlier ruling on spoliation dispute.
What does the attention mean for auto makers, supplier, and their counsel?
By Robyn Maguire
A look at a medical device sales representative’s liability for negligent failure to warn.
By Jennifer A. Foster
A medical device manufacturer has no direct duty to warn patients of the risks of its products.
By Sarah Brew and Rachael Dettmann Spiegel
Ensure your food industry clients are compliant with the Food Safety Modernization Act.
Billing time is not something taught in law school. Listen as Catherine Clemons outlines best practices and common errors made by associates in billing time. (9:10 min)
Laura J. Walther discusses both offensive and defensive strategies, from a combined legal and media standpoint, to help keep your client's product from having its good name damaged in public. (07:06 min)
Clients defending class actions in the United States often end up defending a similar action in Canada, and vice versa. Lawrie discusses Canadian certification experiences that may be different compared to their U.S. counterparts. (09:42 min)
Learn about the significance of the Barltett decision and its impact on the court's preemption holdings. (00:57:33)
Young lawyers today face various challenges as they work to further their careers, from establishing and expanding a network to finding a good advocate who will help advance their career. Join us for a discussion on how can young lawyers turn these challenges into opportunities. (01:13:25)
The difference between biologics and small molecule therapeutics—the types of drugs most products lawyers have litigated to date—as well as recent developments stemming from the 2010 Affordable Care Act will be the focus of this roundtable. (56:26)
Join us on Wednesday, December 17 for the Roundtable "Food Safety from Farm to Fork: Litigation Perspectives" which will overview foodborne illness litigation. For registration, click here.
Please join us on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, for the Roundtable "Regulatory Pitfalls: An Update on Hot Topic Regulatory Changes at the Federal and State Levels" which will discuss changes and the future of toxic regulations affecting consumer products. For registration, click here.
The YLS monthly call will take place on the first Tuesday of every month at 3 p.m. Eastern time.