We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 198

Guest post - never odd or even, just preempted

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 31 2012

Oh wait a minute

Comment k, some of the way

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 28 2011

By now Restatement (Second) of Torts 402A (1965) is so old as to be thought of as somewhat antediluvian

Another win for removal before service

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 2 2012

We’ve learned of another win for removal before service in our local federal court, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Depositions - when can you talk to your own witness?

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 10 2011

We had the issue of when a lawyer can, and can't, confer with hisher own witness during a deposition come up recently in one of our cases

GSK citizenship issue on appeal

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2012

We can’t say much of substance about this issue, as we represent GlaxoSmithKline in certain matters, but a remedy is in sight (we hope) for the peculiar situation that has developed with respect to GSK’s citizenship for purposes of diversity jurisdiction

Product development protocol? Preempted.

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 6 2011

Just a note about Malbroux v. Jancuska, 2011 U.S. Dist. Lexis 96590 (W.D. La. Aug. 29, 2011), an otherwise forgettable opinion throwing out medical device claims on the basis of preemption under Riegel v. Medtronic, Inc

E-discovery for defendant's cheat sheet

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 22 2011

After getting the latest favorable Facebook discovery decision in Largent v. Reed, and seeing that Largent cited to a recent New York case that we didn’t know about, we’ve come to the (probably belated) conclusion that the fast-developing area of e-discovery for defendants with respect to social media maintained by plaintiffs is worthy of a cheat sheet to keep up with the cases as they’ve come down

Rule 37(c)(1), tightening the noose around late expert disclosures?

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 5 2011

One of the banes of our existence is the belatedly disclosed expert report

Tallying TwIqbal

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 2 2011

It’s been a while since we’ve taken a comprehensive look at how TwIqbal’s been affecting prescription medical product liability pleading

Predictive coding gets a chance

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 3 2012

In the high-tech morass that is ediscovery, parties have tried various ways to do something about the disparity between cost and benefit. technology