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Third Circuit Holds Insurance Adjuster’s Alleged Fraud May Give Rise to Consumer Fraud Act Liability
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • December 21 2018

The Third Circuit recently held that a New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act (“CFA”) violation may arise where an insurer fraudulently induces an insured to


Third Circuit Makes Clear that District Judges Can Reject Outrageous Fee Petitions Outright
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • October 30 2018

It is common for courts to trim attorney’s fee awards when they conclude that fee petitions are excessive or poorly documented, but the Third Circuit


Third Circuit Affirms Judgment for Investment Adviser in Section 36(b) Action
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • July 23 2018

In a non-precedential opinion, the Third Circuit has affirmed a district court’s ruling in favor of AXA Equitable Fund Management Group (“FMG”) in a


American Orthopedic Third Circuit Addresses Anti-Assignment Clauses and Powers of Attorney in ERISA-Governed Health Insurance Plans
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • June 14 2018

Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit handed the insurance industry a small victory by holding that, in American Orthopedic &


New Is Not Always Better - The Importance of Preserving Arguments for Appeal
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • April 16 2018

In the wake of a trial, where tensions and emotions are running high and there is much work to be done, how does trial counsel ensure that key


Environmental Obligations in United States Bankruptcy Actions: An Analysis of Two Key Issue
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • April 6 2018

There are unique and competing interests between the United States Bankruptcy Code and federal and state environmental laws. One of the primary


New Jersey Supreme Court to Consider Key TCCWNA Issues
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • June 28 2017

New Jersey’s Truth in Consumer Contract Warranty and Notice Act (TCCWNA), which sat largely unnoticed in the decades following its 1980 enactment


Third Circuit Moves Toward a Broader View of Standing in FCRA Data-Breach Class Action
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • January 30 2017

Recently, the Third Circuit widened the gates for certain data-breach plaintiffs, holding that alleged violations of the Fair Credit


Third Circuit Recognizes Disparate Impact Age Claim for 50-and-Older Subgroup of Employees
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • January 26 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently issued a decision that creates a circuit split on an issue involving disparate impact age


Revisiting Ascertainability: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Weighs in on “Ascertainability” for Class Certification
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

Over the past four years, the federal circuit courts have frequently been called upon to address the proper role and scope of the “ascertainability”