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Mark Avera's Closing Argument Sets Up $1.1M Verdict at Trial Over Backbreaking Fall From House Deck |Video|

The destruction of key evidence can kneecap a plaintiff’s case, regardless of any adverse inference instruction a judge may give. In 2017's Fournier v. Derazi trial, however, Mark Avera overcame the destruction of vital evidence to win a seven-figure verdict for a … Continue reading

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FCA sets out next steps to improve competition in the UK’s asset management industry

Introduction On 5 April 2018, the FCA published its latest documents in response to the concerns it previously identified in its asset management market study. The documents comprise: Policy Statement 18/8: Asset Management Market Study remedies and changes to the … Continue reading

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DC District Court Sets the Record Straight on Standing to Sue FDA

By Rachael E. Hunt & Douglas B. Farquhar — Last week, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and Women’s Voices for Earth (WVE) against the Food and … Continue reading

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FCA sets out its approach to supervision and enforcement

On 21 March 2018, the FCA published documents setting out its approach to supervision and enforcement. The publication of these documents follow the publication by the FCA of its Mission, where it committed itself to publishing a series of documents … Continue reading

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Judge Koh sets aside sanctions order against Apple in FTC v. Qualcomm antitrust case

This is a quick follow-up to last week's post on an amicus curiae brief by Lawyers for Civil Justice:Judge Lucy Koh of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California has granted an Apple motion for relief … Continue reading

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