Tag Archives: Motion

Dismissal Motion Denied in ExxonMobil Climate Change-Related Securities Suit

As I noted when it was filed in 2016, the securities class action lawsuit investors filed against ExxonMobil and certain of its executives represented something of a milestone as it was the first securities class action lawsuit of which I … Continue reading

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Motion to Compel Arbitration in Bankruptcy Court Denied (student loan debtor)

Court finds that former law student's claims for a determination that certain of her debts were discharged by operation of law because they are not student loans excluded from discharge under Bankruptcy Code Section 523(a)(8), and that the Defendants violated … Continue reading

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Examining EC Law Pleas on Own Motion and Reformatio in Pejus: Case C-455/06

The principle of “reformatio in pejus” is relatively common in Continental legal systems and means that an individual bringing an action cannot be placed in a less favorable position than if he had not brought the action in the first… … Continue reading

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"designed for increased safety" and similar statements aren't puffery on a motion to dismiss

Universal Electric Corp. v. Baldwin, No. 17-cv-00842, 2018 WL 3707423 (W.D. Pa. Aug. 3, 2018)UEC “designs and manufactures products for the electrical power distribution industry” and “services the data center, retail, health care, higher education, and industrial markets across the … Continue reading

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#ParrotSunday – Bird In Flight In Extreme Slow Motion

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