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New Jersey High Court: Some Warning, Warranty Claims About Stent Aren't Preempted
Posted on 10 Aug 2012 by Tom Moylan

TRENTON, N.J. - (Mealey's) The New Jersey Supreme Court on Aug. 9 ruled that some failure-to-warn claims and some breach of warranty claims involving the Cordis Cypher drug-coated coronary stent may survive federal preemption, a ruling that applies... Read More

N.J. Supreme Court: Title Insurers Not Liable For Attorney's Misappropriation Of Funds
Posted on 3 Aug 2010 by Shane Dilworth

TRENTON, N.J. - (Mealey's) A unanimous New Jersey Supreme Court on Aug. 2 found that two title insurance companies cannot be held liable for an attorney's misappropriation of a couple's closing funds for a home sale because no agency relationship... Read More

Potential Ramifications Of Supreme Court Decision 'Enormous' In Products Liability Cases
Posted on 17 Dec 2010 by OldEmailMarkRVespole

The U.S. Supreme Court has granted certiorari in two cases involving state long arm jurisdiction and the notoriously fuzzy "stream of commerce" doctrine. A decision on this issue will impact not only fundamental constitutional due process issues... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: New Jersey Supreme Court Clarifies Impact Of FDA Approval On Discovery Rule
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

Adopting a middle-of-the-road approach that may raise more questions than it answers, the New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled that FDA approval of drug and medical device warnings creates a presumption against application of the discovery rule to a defendant's... Read More