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Restatement (Third) of Property and Class Gifts

Lawrence W. Waggoner (Lewis M. Simes Professor of Law, University of Michigan) has recently published his article entitled Class Gifts under the Restatement (Third) of Property, 33 Ohio N.U. L. Rev. 993 (2007). Here is the conclusion to his article:… … Continue reading

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FDA Finalizes 510(k) Exemptions for Certain Class II Devices

By Allyson B. Mullen — On June 5, 2018, FDA published a notice in the federal register finalizing the 510(k) exemption for several devices. The proposed list for 510(k) exemption was published last November and included two new devices that … Continue reading

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U.S. Supreme Court: Equitable Tolling Does Not Allow Follow-On Class Claims Outside of the Limitations Period

In the latest of several recent high court decisions addressing the questions of statutes of limitations and related questions of tolling, on June 11, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that equitable tolling principles do not apply to toll … Continue reading

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Questions of Funding and Compensation on the 50th Anniversary of Modern Class Actions

Elizabeth Chamblee Burch, Publicly Funded Objectors, 19 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 47 (2018).Brian T. Fitzpatrick, Can and Should the New Third-Party Litigation Financing Come to Class Actions?, 19 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 109 (2018). Jasminka Kalajdzic The modern class action … Continue reading

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Arbitration Agreements Waiving Class Actions Do Not Violate the NLRA, Rules Supreme Court

By Dora Lane and Emily Hobbs-Wright Dora Lane The U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that arbitration agreements requiring that an employer and an employee resolve any employment disputes through one-on-one arbitration do not violate the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). … Continue reading

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