1002 ABA Journal Civil Procedure articles.
A lawsuit blaming the federal government for failing to take action to stop climate change can proceed to trial, but the plaintiffs must proceed without President Donald Trump as a…
Oct 16, 2018 1:25 PM CDT
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Lawyers become their own worst enemies when they abandon reasonable discovery compromise to chase the ever-elusive smoking gun. A second misconception that has to go is that only the manual review of produced documents will suffice.
Oct 5, 2018 6:00 AM CDT
At this point, review has not been granted in any cases involving abortion rights, affirmative action, campaign finance law, or gay and lesbian rights. But there are potentially important rulings about many different areas of law.
Sep 26, 2018 6:00 AM CDT
New York’s attorney general will have to use state courts if the office wants to pursue RD Legal Funding, a company that provides advances to people expecting settlement money, a…
Sep 14, 2018 3:50 PM CDT
The Democratic National Committee has used Twitter to serve a lawsuit against WikiLeaks that accuses the website of participating in a conspiracy to hack into DNC emails and denigrate…
Aug 14, 2018 10:00 AM CDT
A federal appeals court is shining a light on so-called shotgun complaints in an order asking a lawyer to show cause why he shouldn’t be sanctioned.
The Atlanta-based 11th U.S.…
Aug 13, 2018 6:05 AM CDT
A St. Louis federal judge has dismissed an age bias suit filed by a former Armstrong Teasdale partner who claimed the firm’s mandatory retirement policy violated the federal Age Discrimination…
Aug 3, 2018 6:05 AM CDT
A federal appeals court decided it didn’t need oral arguments to dispense with an appeal filed by former Circuit Judge Richard Posner on behalf of a one-time pro se litigant.…
Aug 2, 2018 3:48 PM CDT
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay a lawsuit filed on behalf of 21 youths who claim a right to a climate capable of sustaining human life.
Jul 31, 2018 9:10 AM CDT
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U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw granted a motion for a temporary restraining order by the ACLU after the group cited concerns that the government would quickly deport the families without oversight or due process.
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