Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 9
Most popular |Most recent


Iqbal pleading standard does not apply to fraudulent joinder analysis on motion to remand

USA - April 23 2015 In Overholt v. Purina Animal Nutrition LLC, the Honorable Robert Holmes Bell was faced with determining whether a defendant was added to the…

Making your mark: how to obtain and protect a trademark

USA - April 9 2015 A key component of the strategy of almost any business is branding: building a name or logo that consumers associate with your business.

Failure to warn about dangers of off-label use of medical device preempted under federal law

USA - March 25 2015 In Thorn v. Medtronic Sofamor Danek, USA, the Honorable Janet T. Neff dismissed the plaintiff's state law claims of failure to warn and negligence as…

Court applies Michigan statute of limitations despite contractual choice of law clause

USA - July 11 2014 In Czewski v. KVH Industries, Inc., the Honorable Gordon J. Quist of the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan followed a…

Magistrate judge Scoville honored at retirement ceremony

USA - June 30 2014 Over 200 members of the Western District of Michigan bench, bar, and court staff gathered on June 20, 2014, at the Jury Assembly Room of the Gerald R…