Tag Archives: Litigation

A Step Toward a Proper Understanding of Constitutional Litigation

Jonathan F. Mitchell, The Writ-of-Erasure Fallacy, 104 Va. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Howard M. Wasserman Everyone—public, media, government officials, courts, and first-year law students—understands constitutional litigation in light of two ideas. From Marbury v. Madison’s declaration … Continue reading

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Filing a noticed of claim may be required as condition precedent to initiating litigation against a public entity

Filing a noticed of claim may be required as condition precedent to initiating litigation against a public entityFotopoulos v Board of Fire Commr. of the Hicksville Fire Dist., 2018 NY Slip Op 03128, Appellate Division, Second DepartmentNew York courts have … Continue reading

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The Growing Costs of Merger Objection Litigation

As most readers are aware, litigation involving objection to mergers and acquisitions transactions has been proliferating in recent years, to the point that virtually every deal draws at least one lawsuit. While many of these actions are nuisance lawsuits, they … Continue reading

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Should Dallas Prepare for Rental Scooter Accidents and Litigation?

Author: Matt Howerton, Published: 07/10/18, originally from the WFAA DALLAS — As rental scooters begin to share the streets with bikes, cars, and buses in Dallas, a California attorney already handling over a dozen cases involving the two-wheeled transportation says to get ready … Continue reading

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An Update on Litigation of Cannabis Business Tax Issues

I have recently penned a Law360 article discussing lessons learned from recent tax decisions impacting cannabis businesses.  We will continue to cover this topic on this blog. To be alerted of updates from Tax Controversy and Financial Crimes Report, please subscribe by clicking … Continue reading

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