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Companies Behaving Badly Part 7: USA Gymnastics & Michigan State

As part of a weeklong series, the personal injury attorneys of Chicago’s Levin & Perconti have been highlighting the list of companies named by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) as having the “Worst Corporate Conduct of 2018.” These companies … Continue reading

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Three state legislatures consider programs to require courts notify defendants by text of upcoming court hearings

Bills in three states have been filed in the last month to require state courts (in particular the various administrative offices of the courts) to develop text reminder system.Colorado SB 36 appears to be a revised version of HB 1081 … Continue reading

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Judge Noreika Grants Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff’s Antitrust Claims for Failure to State a Claim

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Maryellen Noreika in Prescient Medicine Holdings, LLC v. Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings, et al., Civil Action No. 18-600-MN (D.Del. February 14, 2019), the Court granted Defendants’ motion to dismiss all claims of … Continue reading

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Washington State Considers Comprehensive Data Privacy Act to Protect Personal Information

Washington State is considering sweeping legislation (SB 5376) to govern the security and privacy of personal data similar to the requirements of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). Under the proposed legislation, Washington residents will gain comprehensive rights … Continue reading

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Miller & Pojanowski on Torts Against the State

Paul B. Miller and Jeffrey A. Pojanowski (Notre Dame Law School and Notre Dame Law School) have posted Torts Against the State (Civil Wrongs and Justice in Private Law, Paul B. Miller and John F.K. Oberdiek, eds., Oxford U. Press … Continue reading

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