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Extra cup of coffee may reduce type 2 diabetes risk
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2014

A recent study from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) has reportedly found that "people who increased the amount of coffee they drank each


Mississippi Supreme Court sanctions judge for refusing to step aside in asbestos suit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2013

The Mississippi Supreme Court has imposed a $500 fine, in addition to a public reprimand and $200 in costs, on a judge who failed to timely reveal in


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


Court conducts Daubert hearing in criminal case against Peanut Co. owner
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2014

A federal court in Georgia presiding over a criminal action against the owner and employees of the now-defunct Peanut Corp. of America, purportedly


Florida diner claims restaurant’s negligence led to artichoke-induced injury
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2010

A Florida man has sued a Houston's restaurant and its manager for failing to train servers to explain to patrons how to eat grilled artichokes, contending that their negligence led to his hospitalization and exploratory bowel surgery


Monster Beverage Corp. hit with wrongful death lawsuit, FDA investigation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2012

The parents of a 14-year-old girl who allegedly died after consuming two 24-ounce Monster Energy drinks in a 24-hour period have filed a wrongful death and strict product liability lawsuit against Monster Beverage Corp. in a California state court


Posner calls for courts and lawyers to lose fear of science and technology
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2013

Affirming a lower court's dismissal of cruel-and-unusual-punishment claims filed by an Illinois prison inmate against a nurse practitioner and


Texas House passes “loser pays” tort reform
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2011

The Texas House of Representatives has reportedly passed without discussion or amendment a “loser pays” tort reform bill (H.B. 274


House approves sunscreen ingredient bill
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2014

The U.S. House of Representatives has approved by voice vote a bill (H.R. 4250) intended to speed up the review of the safety and effectiveness of


Alito questions class counsel race and gender requirements in dissent to cert.denial
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2013

In a statement accompanying a U.S. Supreme Court denial of review in the certification of a class alleging antitrust-law violations arising from the