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Rail Blocked Crossing Statute Upheld, Departing From Overwhelming Precedent
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

Many states and municipalities have (or used to have) laws that limit the amount of time a railroad may block a traffic intersection. Time and again


The More You KnowOr Others Think You Know: Fifth Circuit Finds Decision-maker Had Knowledge to Constitute Retaliation
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

The Fifth Circuit has issued another opinion in the continuing saga of Jackson State University and its past athletic director, Dr. Vivian Fullerthis


OSHA Appeals Decision Invalidating its Multi-Employer Citation Policy
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • December 4 2017

Although the Department of Labor under new Labor Secretary Alex Acosta has indicated that it will be scaling back on the broad interpretation of joint


SEC About-Face, About Time, on ALJs
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2017

On November 29, the SEC did an about-face and admitted its ALJs are “inferior officers” (not merely employees) subject to the Constitution’s Article


Fifth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Claims Relating to Pre-Petition Payments to D&O’s
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2017

The Fifth Circuit, in In the Matter of: ATP Oil & Gas Corp. (Tow v. Bulmahn, et. al.), dismissed breach of fiduciary duty claims and fraudulent


Fifth Circuit Affirms Denial Of Coverage Based On Late Notice
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2017

The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently affirmed a ruling in favor of an insurer that it did not owe defense or indemnity because the insurer


Fifth Circuit Finds No Coverage Under Commercial Crime Policy Based on Narrow Construction of Undefined Terms
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2017

The Fifth Circuit recently upheld the dismissal on summary judgment of a policyholder’s claim under a commercial crime insurance policy, affirming the


Federally Registered Service Marks Get College Credit
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 29 2017

The US Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit concluded that in the context of federally registered service marks (as opposed to common law trademarks


Use of Testimony Compelled in Foreign Jurisdictions
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA, United Kingdom
  • November 29 2017

In November, the US Circuit Court for the Second Circuit declined to rehear en banc its July 19, 2017 decision in United States v. Allen, which


Refinery Workers’ Pre-Shift Wait Time Not Compensable, Fifth Circuit Holds
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • November 27 2017

Concluding that the unstructured time spent by the plaintiffs between arriving at the oil refinery and the beginning of their shifts was not “integral