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Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Says Bicycle Accident Case Against Utility Company Should Not Have Been Dismissed on Summary Judgment

All Massachusetts personal injury and wrongful death cases are subject to strict filing deadlines called “statutes of limitation.” Cases not filed within the time set forth by these statutes are almost always dismissed on procedural grounds. It is important to … Continue reading

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Unjust Dismissal – A Powerful Remedy for Dismissed Employees in the Federal Sector

For most dismissed employees in Canada, a wrongful dismissal lawsuit is the best way to get a proper severance package if negotiations fail.  Fortunately, most employers are willing to provide or negotiate reasonable arrangements, so litigation is not always a … Continue reading

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Emulex Dismissed

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court dismissed the writ of certiorari in the Emulex case as “improvidently granted.” The author of The 10b-5 Daily has an op-ed on Law360 discussing the ramifications of the decision (which also can be viewed … Continue reading

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Social Network Prequel Dismissed

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court affirmed the dismissal of claims brought against the Winklevoss brothers and others In this case we examine the dismissal of contract and tort-based claims brought by software developer Wayne Chang against brothers Cameron and Tyler… … Continue reading

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Case Law Development: Constitutional Challenge to Paternity Laws Dismissed For Failure to State Cla

A three-judge panel of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a trial courts dismissal of a constitutional challenge to paternity and child support laws. The suit was brought by Father who claimed that he should not be responsible… … Continue reading

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