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California district court finds CAFA’s amount-in-controversy requirement satisfied and no local controversy alleged; denies motion to remand
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

The Southern District of California denied a plaintiff's motion to remand a putative class action removed pursuant to the Class Action Fairness Act


SDNY dismisses manufacturing and fraud claims in fertility drug case, but conflates and confuses the rest
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

By all rights, it should be Sullivan writing about the Sullivan case. But John is taking a well-deserved vacation. We do not know if Sullivan's


Seventh Circuit provides guidance on fairness of class action settlement agreements and fee awards
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

In In Re Southwest Airlines Voucher Litigation, Case No. 13-3264 (7th Cir. Aug. 20, 2015), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit upheld a


District court grants partial dismissal in Part DMedicaid case alleging false comparative marketing claims
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

On August 20, 2015, the District of New Jersey granted in part and denied in part defendants' motion to dismiss allegations that by making


Stunning result: Sixth Circuit finds no duty to warn for Taser
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

In a divided 2-1 decision, the Sixth Circuit affirmed summary judgment for Taser related to failure to warn claims arising out of the death of a


A case of the end of summer blahs
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

August 25th. How can that be? Some of us are still using the red, white and blue napkins we purchased for the Fourth of July. Jersey corn is sweet


WLF Working Paper assesses Ninth Circuit preemption decision
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

In Reid v. Johnson & Johnson, the Ninth Circuit heard an appeal of one of the many state law-based consumer class actions over food labeling. A new


Attention all co-defendants: make your own objections, don’t rely on a co-defendant
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

A recent Pennsylvania case presents the question: can a party rely on its co-defendant’s objections at trial, or must it join in an objection or make


FDA guidance may improve pediatric orphan drug success
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

The Orphan Drug Act aims to incentivize treatment of rare disorders or conditions affecting fewer than 200,000 persons in the United States through:


Feds approve little pink pill, skeptics raise big red flag
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

After two highly-publicized failures in 2010 and 2013, the first prescription drug to enhance women’s sexual drive known as “Female Viagra” or “the