Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Tim Freudenberger and Nancy Lubrano
In May 2014, class action defense attorney Tim Freudenberger from Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP, obtained a very favorable decision from the California Supreme Court in Duran v. U.S. Bank Nat. Assn., 59 Cal. 4th 1 (2014).
Benjamin H. Whitley
None of these cases were class actions. In fact, they are known in the legal world as mass torts.
Steven R. Jaffe
The Senate mulls sweeping changes proposed in the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017.
Clifford J. Zatz and Josh Thomas Foust
The decision “may make it impossible to bring certain mass actions at all.”
Bryan O. Blevins, Jr.
A Potential Danger Worse Than Cigarettes
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
Antonio M. Romanucci
The Warning Signs and Legal Remedies of Mass Shootings
Gregory G. Rizio
How an Attorney Can Successfully Work With the Press
Elizabeth J. Atkinson
Extensive changes to U.S. tax law will have significant effects on the nonprofit sector. What to expect—and how to cope.
Kraig J. Marton
Arbitration might seem like an appealing alternative, but it could cost you time and money.
Nonnie L. Shivers
Top employment cases of 2017 with a look at 2018.
Patrick J. Perotti
In the world of class actions, one well-executed idea can make an entire career.
Bernt Elsner and Molly Kos
The Austrian Cartel Amendment Act (Kartell- und Wettbewerbsrechts-Änderungsgesetz) 2017 might be put up for its first high-class practicability test sooner than expected.
Gregory Bubalo and Katherine A. Dunnington
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of California will significantly impact the plaintiffs’ choices of forums for the filing of mass torts actions.
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