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Lawyers for allegedly negligent doctor withheld evidence
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • May 27 2016

Lawyers acting for a surgeon defending a medical negligence claim have been accused of potentially breaching their duty to act honestly and to avoid


Using ill-gotten evidence and threatening opposing counsel draws 6-month suspension
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • May 26 2016

Some ethics violations happen because a lawyer carefully analyzes a debatable situation and draws a good-faith, but incorrect, conclusion. And then


Recovery of costs when claim form issued but not served
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2016

The recent decision in Webb Resolutions Limited v Countrywide Surveyors Limited highlights the costs liability that a claimant faces where a claim


My learned friend (request): social media and legal ethics
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, USA
  • May 25 2016

For many of the 15 million Australians now active on Facebook, casually sending 'friend requests' every time you make a new acquaintance has become


The whole truth? The duty of candour in judicial review
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

In judicial review proceedings, the parties are under what is known as a ‘duty of candour’ which, in more layman’s language, might be called an


Explanation of the Legal Profession’s Remarkably Slow Adoption of Predictive Coding
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • May 24 2016

Well-known predictive coding expert attorney, Maura Grossman, and her husband, noted information scientist, Gordon Cormack, recently began on article


Foreign Bribery Update - May 2016
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia, Canada, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 23 2016

This Update covers a range of important developments in Australia and overseas in the area of foreign bribery policy, investigations and regulation


How to Defeat the Repeat Consumer Class Action Plaintiff
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

Airlines have frequent flyer programs, restaurants and coffee shops have customer loyalty programs, and plaintiff's class action firms have repeat


A series of unfortunate events
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

Judges occasionally lighten their judgments with literary references. The quotation from Alice in Wonderland “Words mean what I want them to mean” is


Call Bull on Media Representations of Trial Consultants
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

Every once in a while, popular culture rediscovers the idea that trial consultants exist. In 1995, it was the O.J. Simpson trial, then in 2003 it was