New Jury Verdict Roundup Launched on Lawyers.com Blog

Free Weekly Feature Covers Latest News in Personal Injury Awards November 7, 2011 - NEW YORK - Lawyers.com SM has launched a weekly news feature reporting on some of the largest and most interesting jury awards won by individuals in recent personal injury cases. Lawyers.com is a leading legal website...

Mortgage Meltdown Litigation Pays Hundreds Of Millions To Injured Plaintiffs

The economy seems to be heading at last into recovery territory, and the mortgage crisis that began in 2007 is starting to seem like old news. But the effects of the lax underwriting standards and other questionable loan practices that spawned the crisis continue to play out in courts across the country...

3 Easy Steps To Expert Witness Research On Lexis Advance!

Lexis Advance TM provides a wealth of information on expert witnesses! 1. Simply use your pre-search filters under "Content Types" and select "Expert Witness Analysis." 2. Then enter your expert's name in the red search box and search! 3. Use your "Post Search...

Jury Verdicts Now Added To Verdict & Settlement Analyzer And Litigation Profile Suite

LexisNexis is excited to announce that the ALM Jury Verdicts are fully integrated into both Verdict & Settlement Analyzer and Litigation Profile Suite (Experts, Judges, Attorneys)! The ALM verdicts have been available on lexis.com in the Mega Jury Verdicts & Settlements, and now they are searched...

Will the Calls Ever Stop? Telephone Consumer Protection Act Offers Help

When the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 was enacted, it offered a means to counter the actions of both telemarketers and aggressive collection agencies. By placing limitations on robo-calls, the Act gave consumers potential for relief from the automatic calls placed by companies to both landlines...

Kentucky Appeals Court Vacates $130 Million Drug-Pricing Verdicts, Says State Was 'Complicit'

FRANKFORT, Ky. - A Kentucky appeals court panel on Oct. 12 vacated verdicts totaling more than $130.7 million against two drug makers for publishing inflated average wholesale prices (AWPs), saying the Kentucky Medicaid program was well aware of the practice and was complicit in the scheme ( Sandoz Inc...

Inadequate Security Cases Involving Third-Party Crimes Yield Favorable Results

For plaintiffs' lawyers, premises liability actions can be tricky when it comes to trying to prove liability. The ordinary slip and fall cases hinge on whether or not a plaintiff is able to prove that the property owner/business owner had actual or constructive notice of the dangerous condition....

Nintendo Must Pay More Than $30 Million For 3DS Video Game's Infringement Of Patent

Tomita Technologies International, Inc. owns U.S. Patent No. 7,417,664 issued in 2008 relating to stereoscopic 3-D images on-screen for viewing with the naked eye. Tomita International granted an exclusive license to the patent to Tomita Technologies USA, LLC. In 2011, Nintendo Co., Ltd. and its subsidiary...

Failure To Prevent Bullying Can Prove Costly To School Districts

As awareness of school bullying increases, so do parents' expectations of school districts. With supervisory power over children all day, school districts obviously have a special responsibility to keep children safe from injuries, including harm that can come from other children. School districts...

January Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Personal Injury Verdicts

During January, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable personal injury verdicts from across the country. We came up with an informal list of the top five cases from last month that really captured our attention. If you are interested in submitting one of your...

April Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Personal Injury Verdicts

During April, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable personal injury verdicts from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention this past month, so we thought you might like to hear about them. If you are interested in submitting...

May Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Personal Injury Verdicts

During May, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable personal injury verdicts from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention this past month, so we thought you might like to hear about them. If you are interested in submitting...

Mid-Year Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Medical Malpractice Verdicts

During the first part of 2014, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable medical malpractice verdicts from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention, so we thought you might like to hear about them. Our list includes three rather...

Mid-Year Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Civil Rights Cases

During the first part of 2014, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable civil rights settlements and verdicts from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention, so we thought you might like to hear about them. They include three...

July Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Personal Injury Verdicts

During July, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable personal injury verdicts from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention this past month, so we thought you might like to hear about them. If you are interested in submitting...

August Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Verdicts And Settlements

During August, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable personal injury verdicts and settlements from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention this past month, so we thought you might like to hear about them. If you are interested...

Norton Rose Fulbright: Former Executives Guilty Of Food Safety Violations

By Megan Fanale Engel and Cori Annapolen Goldberg On September 19th, a federal jury in Albany, GA found three former Peanut Company of America (“PCA”) executives guilty of felony charges related to food safety violations. Stewart Parnell, the former owner of PCA; Mary Wilkerson, the former...

September Jury Verdict Round-Up: Top 5 Verdicts And Settlements

During September, the attorney editors on the LexisNexis Jury Verdict team covered several notable personal injury verdicts and settlements from across the country. This informal list of top five cases captured our attention this past month, so we thought you might like to hear about them. If you are...