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Putative class claims overheating motorcycles have no value

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2014

A Missouri resident has filed a putative nationwide class action against Kawasaki Motors Corp., alleging that its Vulcan 1700 series motorcycle

Putative class challenges effectiveness claims for ear cleaning device

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

New Jersey and Pennsylvania residents have filed a putative nationwide consumer-fraud class action against a company that, despite a warning from the

A new hook to curtail “unduly” plaintiff-friendly liability standards

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

"Combining an expertly honed litigation strategy with the ascendant law-and- economics conception of tort law as regulatory (which had never been a

Impediments to justice?

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

"The report finds that in a significant and growing number of cases, Nicastro has prevented plaintiffs from turning to their own states' courts for

Florida Supreme Court addresses relation back of pleading amendment in HVAC suit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

The Supreme Court of Florida has determined that "an amended complaint filed after the statute of limitations has expired, naming a party who had

FDA sued for failure to prohibit mercury dental fillings

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

A number of non-profit organizations and individuals have filed a declaratory action against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), claiming

Federal court denies certification motion in moldy infant sleeper suit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

A federal court in California has refused to certify a nationwide class in litigation alleging that Fisher-Price's Rock 'N Play Sleeper is

ATRA president pens WSJ op-ed on fighting fraudulent lawsuits

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

Reporting on recent courthouse developments exposing fraudulent lawsuits, American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) President Tiger Joyce calls on

DOJ seeks injunction against importers of toys with lead, phthalates, small parts

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) recently accused four California companies and six individuals of importing into the United States "illegal

Coalition launches ad campaign to open SCOTUS to cameras

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

The Coalition for Court Transparency has created an ad campaign calling for the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) to open its doors to cameras. A 30-second