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Failure To Demonstrate Basis For Subject Matter Jurisdiction Can Lead To Monetary Sanctions
Posted on 14 Feb 2013 by Lee Berlik

If you're going to file a lawsuit against someone, you'd better explain the basis for it. A complaint doesn't need to include much detail, but it must at least allege facts showing that you've been wronged and that you are entitled to... Read More

Posted on 1 Sep 2016 by Gabriela Nolen

A cunning plan by lawyers to discredit opposing counsel began in a bar—and ended in their permanent disbarment by the Florida Supreme Court, as reported in the consolidated cases of Florida Bar v. Adams and Florida Bar v. Filthaut , 2016 Fla. LEXIS... Read More

Trade Controls and Sanctions in the Global Economy — Complimentary April 12 CLE Webinar
Posted on 15 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LexisNexis® presents a complimentary CLE-accredited Webinar*: Understanding Trade Controls and Sanctions in the 2012 Global Economy Register now Thursday, April 12, 2012, 2 - 3:30 P.M. ET FREE CLE-Eligible Webinar! Earn... Read More

William A. Ruskin: Defense Lawyers: Keep This Decision In Your Back Hip Pocket
Posted on 17 Jan 2013 by William A. Ruskin

By William A. Ruskin Having now completed discovery, you have provided the client with a thorough assessment of its potential liability exposure in the case. You are set for trial. On the eve of trial, plaintiff's counsel serves notice that... Read More

Duane Morris LLP: Motion For Sanctions Granted For Failure To Comply With Discovery Obligations To Designate Witness Under FRCP 30(B)6
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

Duane Morris recently obtained an order 1 from U.S. Magistrate Judge Jonathan Goodman in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida granting a motion for sanctions against QBE Insurance Corporation ("QBE") for failure to comply... Read More