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Jury to decide whether Novartis caused patient’s ONJ by failing to warn physician

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2014

In a Tennessee case formerly part of multidistrict litigation targeting Novartis for failing to warn physicians that its Aredia and Zometa

Ninth Circuit rules jurisdiction lacking over foreign plane-crash defendant

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2014

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed for lack of personal jurisdiction design-defect claims filed against a French company that designed

Sampling and extrapolation to prove CAFA “home state exception”

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2014

"In a recent decision authored by Judge Easterbrook, the 7th Circuit suggested that plaintiffs looking to prove that their case falls under the 'home

Seventh Circuit establishes CAFA jurisdiction guidepost

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2014

In the context of a dispute over health insurance offered to Illinois residents, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has indicated how plaintiffs

Litigation Counsel’s duty to understand electronic discovery

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2014

"California recently released an ethics opinion that addresses whether litigators have a duty to know how e-discovery works. Spoiler alert: They do."

Kentucky court finds Chesley jointly liable for $42 million judgment in fen-phen litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

A Kentucky court has ruled that Stanley Chesley is jointly and severally liable for breach of fiduciary duty in the representation of "fen-phen" diet

Federal court dismisses strict liability claims against drug maker

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

Citing a recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision reaffirming a long-standing bar on strict liability claims for prescription drugs under the

Minnesota Supreme Court rejects plausibility-pleading standard

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

While Minnesota's civil-pleading rule mirrors the federal rule, the state's high court has determined that it would not, without a "compelling reason

Appellate Procedure Advisory Committee schedules meeting

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

The Judicial Conference of the U.S. Advisory Committee on Rules of Appellate Procedure will meet October 20, 2014, in Washington, D.C. While the

Eleventh Circuit rules exclusion of expert testimony on basis of industry standards was abuse of discretion

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has revived negligence claims filed against Laboratory Corp. of America for allegedly failing to identify