The New Jersey legislature is considering a bill seeking to shorten the period within which a party may bring a claim.
The Fifth Circuit held that despite Stern, a bankruptcy court may enter a final judgment on legal-malpractice claims.
Two certified issues to the Georgia Supreme Court will address application of the business-judgment rule to bank officers and directors.
By Karen Painter Randall and Steven A. Kroll
Attorneys need to understand the state ethics rules governing lawyer social media before implementing a LinkedIn page.
By Saleel V. Sabnis
The recent Iowa Supreme Court ruling permitting emotional-distress damages in a legal-malpractice case is closer to the exception and not the new rule.
By Joshua D. Maggard
Five things to consider to avoid invalidation of a professional-services contract.
Jane Webre, who successfully argued Gunn v. Minton before the U.S. Supreme Court, examines both 28 U.S.C. §§ 1331 and 1338 as they apply to the issue. (6:39 min)
Paul Bauer discusses the "scandal of prediction" and ways to protect against false assumptions when predicting the future. (16:39 min)
The Section of Litigation Annual Conference will be held in Scottsdale, Arizona, April 9–11, 2014. Read more.
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