Tag Archives: Cases

Guest Post: A New Twist in M&A Litigation: Section 11 Cases in State Court

Priya Cherian Huskins As I noted in prior posts, in March 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court held in the Cyan case that state courts retain concurrent jurisdiction for liability actions under the Securities Act of 1933. This development has been … Continue reading

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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) May Be Bacterial Infection In Many Cases: New Study

Infections of the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus may be an overlooked cause of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), according to research published in a recent edition of the medical journal Archives of Disease in Childhood. The research analyzes autopsy reports of 130 babies who died of SIDS.  Thirty-two of those babies died … Continue reading

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Court adds two new cases to merits docket

This morning the justices issued orders from last week’s private conference. They added two new cases to their merits docket for the term and denied review in a group of capital cases from Florida, with the latter spurring three separate … Continue reading

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Ten Commandments of Timeliness of GAO Protests and COFC Bid Protest Cases: Actual Filing Deadline V. CICA Stay Timelines & Ovrerride Definition

One of the issues in filing a bid protest is the timeliness rules. Even more confusing is the deadline to file to GAO protest and the timeline to have the CICA stay enforce. Getting the confusing details sorted can make … Continue reading

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OALJ Decision Analyzing Average Weekly Wage Important for Defense Base Act Cases

A recent decision from the Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ) addressed the interplay between Section 10(i) and Section 10(c) of the Longshore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) in calculating the Claimant’s average weekly wage. Section 10(i) is particularly … Continue reading

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