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Supreme Court Rules on Effect of Offers to Named Class Plaintiffs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision earlier this week in a case raising the issue whether a defendant can cut off a Telephone Consumer


SCOTUS Decides Class-Action Settlement Offer Issue
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court has held that a class action can continue after the defendant offers the lead plaintiff everything requested and the plaintiff


Costco Shrimp Case Dismissed for Lack of Standing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

Wholesale Corp. alleging the company's shrimp was falsely advertised as adherent to a supplier code of conduct on human rights while the product was


Government Intervention Pauses Tuna Price-Fixing Lawsuit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has intervened in an ongoing series of lawsuits against Tri-Union Seafoods, StarKist and Bumble Bee Foods


Whole Foods Reaches Deal in Price-Labeling Suit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

Whole Foods and a consumer have reached an agreement in a lawsuit alleging the company misrepresented the prices of its products before the point of


The Unclear Future Of Contract Lawyers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2016

Contract legal work has become the norm for many attorneys who, for whatever reason, are not engaged in a full-time legal practice. This type of work


SCOTUS On Rule 68 Offers Of Judgment: “An Unaccepted Settlement Offer Has No Force”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2016

The Supreme Court's opinion today in Campbell-Ewald v. Gomez, No. 14-857 significantly limits the defense tactic of making an offer of judgment to


Cert Granted in Interesting Class Action Appeal
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2016

The Supreme Court has granted cert in an important case raising the issue whether a federal court of appeals has jurisdiction under both Article III


Duck Dynasty Infringement Case Dismissed Despite “Needlessly Offensive” Jurisdictional Argument
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2016

A Kentucky federal court has granted a motion to dismiss an action against the owner of Duck Dynasty trademarks alleging infringement based on


Soy Fiber Food Additive Too Obvious for Patent, Appeals Court Confirms
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has affirmed a Patent Trial and Appeal Board ruling that a method of enzymatic hydrolysis of soy