Joan Grossman
Florida Jury Finds Suit Time-Barred, Returns Verdict for Tobacco Company (Watch Closing Argument Video Excerpts)

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — (Mealey’s) A jury in Florida’s 15th Judicial Circuit Court for Palm Beach County on Dec. 19 returned a defense verdict in a suit alleging that a longtime smoker’s death from chronic obstructive pulmonary...

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On-Demand MedMal Webinar: How Firms Can Keep Up With Evolving Standards of Care While Reducing Costly Expert Witness Fees with LexisNexis MedMal Navigator®

Watch On-Demand Webinar Now. * Identify potential breaches in the standard of care before talking to an expert * Access comprehensive & authoritative medical research, legal content and medical images relevant to your case * Become well-versed...

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California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions From Thursday, December 11, 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 To view the full text of these opinions, please click here. Lexis.com® subscribers may use the links below to access the cases on lexis.com . The Supreme Court of Washington filed 7 new opinions and Division Three of the...

Bajeerah LaCava
Split U.S. Supreme Court: Only Plausible Allegation Needed In CAFA Appeal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey's) A notice of removal filed under the Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) requires only a plausible allegation regarding the amount in controversy exceeding the jurisdictional threshold, a split U.S. Supreme Court ruled...

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California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Monday, December 15, 2014

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