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Environmental group calls on FDA to ban sunscreen ingredient

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2013

Citing test results from Australia's National Measurement Institute (NMI), environmental advocacy group Friends of the Earth (FOE) has called on the

ABA approves changes to rules on foreign lawyers’ practice in the United States

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2013

The American Bar Association (ABA) House of Delegates recently approved a number of amendments to the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct

Texas Supreme Court opts for substantial factor test in mesothelioma cases

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

Holding that the jury's causation finding was based on legally insufficient evidence, a divided Texas Supreme Court has affirmed a take-nothing

Report on phthalate safety in children’s toys disputed

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

The Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel's (CHAP's) report to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission on the safety of phthalates in children's toys and

Seventh Circuit upholds state’s risk-contribution liability theory

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a state's risk-contribution theory, under which a plaintiff is relieved of the traditional

Vermont AG files complaint against dollar tree over continuing jewelry sales

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

Vermont Attorney General (AG) William Sorrell has sued a national discount chain for allegedly violating a 2010 settlement requiring the company to

Muzzleloader injury claims filed too late

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that an individual allegedly injured by a 14-year-old muzzle loading rifle filed his claims too

Wisconsin Supreme Court adopts plausibility pleading standard

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

In a split decision, the Wisconsin Supreme Court has adopted the plausibility pleading standard set forth by the U.S. Supreme Court in Bell Atlantic

Senate bill would sanction corp. execs who hide product dangers

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Bob Casey (D-Pa.) have introduced a bill (S. 2615) that would criminalize a

Oklahoma Supreme Court rules tort reforms unconstitutional

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 13 2013

Finding that the bill adopting tort reforms in the state violated the constitution's single-subject rule, the Oklahoma Supreme Court has determined