Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 6
Most popular |Most recent


WARNING: Illinois 25-Year Statute of Repose No Longer Prohibits Claims Against Employers

USA - May 24 2019 No longer will employers be entitled to rely on the Illinois workers’ compensation exclusive remedy protections to prohibit civil actions filed 25...

Nerissa Diaz.

Panic Attacks Covered Under the ADA, According to Arkansas District Court

USA - May 7 2019 A recent court decision left employers weary of implementing disability-related policies and absence management initiatives in the workplace. Earlier...

Hoosier State Eliminates Asbestos Statute of Repose

USA - March 8 2016 On March 2, 2016, Indiana's highest court declared the Indiana Product Liability Act ("IPLA") statute of repose unconstitutional as applied to...

Multiple trial courts toss out “single fiber” causation theory under both federal and state law

USA - June 17 2015 Since the first asbestos filing by a Plaintiff’s lawyer, plaintiff medical experts in mesothelioma cases have infamously opined that every exposure...

Madison County, Illinois: open for business to plaintiffs from everywhere

USA - August 9 2014 Madison County, Illinois, has long been a favored jurisdiction for plaintiffs to file asbestos cases, regardless of where they reside or where their...