Trials & Litigation
17230 ABA Journal articles on Trials & Litigation.
The case of a woman who died after undergoing mistaken brain surgery involves apparent errors by her doctors and her lawyers, according to a Michigan Supreme Court justice who agreed with a decision to overturn the $20 million award.
Feb 20, 2018 7:30 AM CST
A second federal appeals court has ruled against President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban.
Feb 15, 2018 11:48 AM CST
A Guantanamo judge has ordered prosecutors to draft writs of attachment for two civilian defense lawyers who quit the USS Cole terrorism case
over a classified issue involving compromised attorney-client privilege.
Feb 14, 2018 4:16 PM CST
In a personal injury lawsuit involving a horse riding accident, the New York State Court of Appeals ruled that Facebook photos the plaintiff set as private are discoverable.
Feb 14, 2018 11:16 AM CST
A federal judge in Brooklyn, New York, awarded statutory damages of $6.7 million to 21 graffiti artists in a suit that contended a building owner violated federal law when he painted over their artwork.
Feb 14, 2018 7:00 AM CST
A dairy company in Maine has agreed to pay $5 million to its drivers after a federal appeals court last year found ambiguity in a state overtime law because it lacked an Oxford comma.
Feb 13, 2018 7:30 AM CST
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a lawsuit claiming the Weinstein Company violated state law by failing to protect employees from sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein.
Feb 12, 2018 10:40 AM CST
A federal magistrate judge in Montana has ordered a neo-Nazi who can’t be found by process servers to submit proof of “his current whereabouts.”
Feb 12, 2018 7:00 AM CST
A Connecticut lawyer who once helped presidential candidate Ralph Nader get on the Maine ballot has been suspended from practice in Maine partly because of arguments he made after filing a brief bound with twine.
Feb 8, 2018 7:00 AM CST
A Colorado lawyer has pleaded guilty to conspiracy for aiding a pump-and-dump scheme that netted her about $30,000.
Feb 7, 2018 12:14 PM CST
A Florida bankruptcy lawyer who paid about $19,000 for classes at Trump University can’t opt out of a $25 million settlement and bring her own lawsuit, a move that would…
Feb 7, 2018 10:45 AM CST
A federal judge in California last week criticized two lawyers for bringing an additional 49 law firms into a data-breach case, raising to 53 the total number of firms representing…
Feb 7, 2018 8:00 AM CST
A federal judge in Atlanta has ruled a that a former partner at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan is competent to stand trial on charges that he stole $2 million from…
Feb 7, 2018 7:00 AM CST
A federal court in Tampa, Florida, has tossed a proposed class-action lawsuit claiming a personal injury law firm failed to pay overtime to office workers.
U.S. District Judge Charlene Edwards…
Feb 6, 2018 12:11 PM CST
The ABA House of Delegates overwhelmingly passed two resolutions related to criminal trials on Monday at the ABA Midyear Meeting at Vancouver, British Columbia.
In the wake of numerous news…
Feb 5, 2018 8:30 PM CST
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