California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Wednesday, December 3, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: Index...

HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions From Monday, December 1, 2014

Monday, December 1, 2014 To view the full text of these opinions, please visit: http://www.courts.wa.gov/opinions/index.cfm?fa=opinions.recent or Lexis subscribers may use the links below to access the cases on either lexis.com or Lexis Advance. Division One of the Court of Appeals filed 2 new published...

Norton Rose Fulbright: WARNING! This Post Contains Information on DINP and Proposition 65 in the State of California That May Help You Avoid a Lawsuit

By Will Troutman (US) On December 20, 2013, the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment added the phthalate DINP to the California Proposition 65 chemical list. Under Proposition 65, products containing newly listed chemicals require a warning starting 12 months after the listing. For DINP...

Norton Rose Fulbright: Class Claims Certified For Hain Celestial Organic Cosmetics

By Stephanie Stroup (US) Last week, Magistrate Judge Beeler in the Northern District of California certified a class of purchasers of cosmetics marketed as “organic” by The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. In so doing, Judge Beeler weighed in on several hot spot issues for class certification...

Norton Rose Fulbright: California Proposition 65: OEHHA’S Proposed Revisions To Warning Regulations

By Jeff Margulies (US) In March 2014, OEHHA began the rulemaking process to amend the Clear and Reasonable Warning requirements for California’s Proposition 65. The proposed changes caused a great deal of concern for manufacturers, distributors, and retailers doing business in California. On...

Norton Rose Fulbright: San Bernardino Judge Finds Homeopathic Drug Labelling Is Not False Or Misleading

By Stephanie Stroup (US) On November 25, 2014, just in time for Thanksgiving, Judge Bryan Foster in San Bernardino Superior Court tentatively entered a judgment in favor of Green Pharmaceuticals , following a week-long bench trial. The case, filed on June 28, 2011 by plaintiff Rachel Rosendez,...

HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions From Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Tuesday, December 2, 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 . Division Two of the Court of Appeals filed 3 new published opinions on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. No new published opinions were...

California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Thursday, December 4, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: Index...

California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Friday, December 5, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: ...

DLA Piper: Monitor Announces Delivery of 9th Quarterly Report to Penn State, the NCAA and the Big 10 Conference

Senator George J. Mitchell and his law firm, DLA Piper LLP (US), announced that today he has delivered his ninth quarterly report as the independent athletics integrity monitor under the Athletics Integrity Agreement (“AIA”) among The Pennsylvania State University, the National Collegiate...

DLA Piper: $185 Million Punitive Damages for Pregnancy Discrimination: What Led to the Largest Single-Plaintiff Employment Award?

By: Joseph Domenick Guarino and Kevin Connelly Rosario Juarez worked at AutoZone but now can buy 1 percent of its total market capitalization. Juarez began as a retail salesperson in San Diego in 2000. She was promoted to Parts Sales Manager but was unsuccessful in seeking advancement to store...

HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions From Thursday, December 4, 2014

Thursday, December 4, 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 1 new opinion and Division Three of the Court of Appeals filed 1 new published opinion on...

California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Tuesday, December 9, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: Index...

Breaking News: Imprisoned Upstate New York Chimpanzee Denied Habeas Corpus Relief By The Supreme Court Appellate Division.

In a case held up as a potential groundbreaker for the animal-rights movement, Tommy, the chimpanzee at issue, was specifically denied status as a person in a unanimous opinion issued by the court. Judge Karen Peters wrote: “We conclude that a chimpanzee is not a person entitled to the rights and...

Stryker Subsidiary, Ex-CEO Plead Guilty, Pay $79 Million For Illegal Device Marketing

NEWARK, N.J. — (Mealey’s) Stryker Corp. subsidiary OtisMed Corp. and the former OtisMed chief executive officer on Dec. 8 pleaded guilty to marketing the unapproved OtisKnee Orthopedic Cutting Guide medical device after the Food and Drug Administration denied clearance for the device ( United...

Norton Rose Fulbright: The Mysterious World of California’s Proposition 65: A Miniseries

By Will Troutman (US) and Stephanie Stroup (US) If you are reading this blog, at some point, you have probably encountered what many consider to be the most vexing of all of California’s laws: Proposition 65. While Proposition 65 appears relatively simple and straightforward―“No person...

U.S. High Court Hears Arguments In Case Over Appealing LIBOR Suit

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) A dismissal of a lawsuit by a trial court and a statement that the case was terminated render the case appealable, Thomas C. Goldstein of Goldstein & Russell in Bethesda, Md., argued Dec. 9 before the U.S. Supreme Court ( Ellen Gelboim and Linda Zacher, et...

HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions From Monday, December 8, 2014

Monday, December 8, 2014 To view the full text of these opinions, please visit: http://www.courts.wa.gov/opinions/index.cfm?fa=opinions.recent or Lexis subscribers may use the links below to access the cases on either lexis.com or Lexis Advance. Division One of the Court of Appeals filed 4 new published...

California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: Index...

Norton Rose Fulbright: The Mysterious World of California Prop 65, Part 1: The Law

By Will Troutman (US) on December 4, 2014 Posted in California Proposition 65 To the average person in California, if they know anything about Proposition 65 at all, it is usually because they have a seen a warning sign in a bar or at a store. In most instances, after seeing the sign, they likely...

Norton Rose Fulbright: Timeliness of Section 15(b) Reporting Continues Role as CPSC Enforcement Tool

By Will Troutman (US) As 2014 draws to a close, we see that Section 15(b)’s reporting requirement continues to be a powerful tool for CPSC to punish companies who manufacture, distribute, or sell products that are ultimately recalled. In 2014, CPSC entered into six settlements resolving Section...

California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Thursday, December 11, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: ...

HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions From Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Tuesday, December 9, 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 . Division Two of the Court of Appeals filed 4 new published opinions and Division Three filed 2 new published opinions and announced...

California Official Reports: Electronic Advance Sheet – Court Opinions For Friday, December 12, 2014

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: ...

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

The Shepard's Link(TM) feature has created hyperlinks to www.lexis.com Find a LexisNexis Sales Representative ▪ Browse Legal Bookstore ▪ Search Court Records ▪ Feedback The CA e-Advance provides a business daily e-mail service to keep you updated and to provide online links to: ...