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Plaintiffs’ Fraud-On-The-FDA Claim Preempted By Federal Law
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2016

Last month, a West Virginia state judge granted summary judgment for Pfizer on the basis that the manufacturer was immune from suit pursuant to


Less Than a Year After the Supreme Court’s “Clarification” of Article III’s Concreteness Requirement in Spokeo v. Robins, a Circuit Split is Emerging and May Lead to the Supreme Court Having to Take Up This Key Standing Requirement in Class Action Lawsuits Again
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2016

Recent decisions by the Sixth, Eighth, Eleventh and District of Columbia Circuits interpreting Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins have led to early (seemingly


Contract Drafting 101It Doesn’t Matter What You Actually Meant by What You Said; It Only Matters What is Determined to be Meant by What You Actually Said
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2016

In an 80’s television series called Hill Street Blues, each episode would begin with the early morning roll call at the Hill Street Precinct. After


Freedom of Contract?An Agreed Damages Clause May Not Actually Be Agreed
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 6 2016

The celebrated “freedom of contract” is not absolute. The right of contracting parties to obligate themselves to one another has always been subject


Interpreting Tyson Foods: What Does the Recent SCOTUS Decision Mean for the Defense Bar?
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2016

In March 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo,1 which was initially panned by some as a win for the plaintiff bar and


Cartel Watch - 第4巻第1号
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • August 30 2016

2016年5月10日にニューヨーク市で開催されたニューヨーク市弁護士会の第5回年次ホ ワイトカラー犯罪講座にて米国司法長官代理Sally Yatesは米国司法省DOJ反トラ


Cartel Watch (Volume 4, Issue 1)
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2016

On May 10, 2016, at the New York City Bar’s Fifth Annual White Collar Crime Institute in New York City, U.S. Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates said


Plaintiff’s Efforts to Capitalize off of General Mills’ “Gluten Free” Mishap Shut Down in the District of Oregon
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2016

Last year, I posted about a couple of recently filed putative class action lawsuits against General Mills related to their Cheerios cereals. One of


Buzz Kill for Coffee Drinkers: Court Finds That Starbucks Did Not Defraud Customers by Adding Ice to its Cold Drinks
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

A federal judge in California recently dismissed the claims of a proposed class accusing Starbucks Corp. of deliberately deceiving its customers by


Zika Protection or Lawsuit Attraction?
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2016

On February 1, 2016, the World Health Organization (“WHO”) declared the cluster of microcephaly cases and other neurological disorders related to the