Trade associations allow members to create a collective voice, advocating or promoting policies that benefit their industry. Associations and members must be careful because, under certain circumstances, individual members may be held liable for statements...
By the Ballard Spahr Consumer Financial Services Group
The Florida Supreme Court has ruled in Vargas v. Enterprise Leasing Company that the State law imposing vicarious liability on short-term car lessors is preempted by the federal Graves Amendment...
By William A. Ruskin
Although by no means a "hell hole" jurisdiction, it is difficult for a peripheral asbestos defendant to obtain summary judgment in Bridgeport Superior Court in Connecticut. Once summary judgment is denied, many asbestos...