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Fast tracking evidence for foreign proceedings
  • Piper Alderman
  • USA, Australia
  • December 6 2018

The need for the production of evidence from persons residing within Australia for foreign proceedings is becoming more prevalent, including the use


California State Court Stays Putative Class Action Based On Forum Selection Clause
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2018

On September 5, 2018, Judge Marie Weiner of California Superior Court, San Mateo County, granted defendants’ motion to stay a putative class action


Compelling Arbitration under CPLR 7503(a): Timing Matters
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

To commence a special proceeding to compel arbitration in New York, pursuant to CPLR 7503(a), a party must be “aggrieved by the failure of another


Monsanto verdict reduced but case highlights jury realities in products cases
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2018

Recently, a jury in San Francisco was asked to determine whether "Roundup," the world's most popular and widely used herbicide, causes cancera


NCAA Show-Cause Penalties Violate State Law and Are Illegal, California Judge Rules
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • October 10 2018

One of the NCAA’s strongest penalties has been declared illegal in California. California Superior Court Judge Frederick Shaller issued a final


Come to me if you want to talk to me; plaintiffs can’t haul corporate representative to deposition in California
  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani
  • USA
  • September 6 2018

Alameda County has one of the most active asbestos dockets in California, with defendants from around the country. Recently, an Alameda judge ruled


Retail Industry on High Alert After $289 Million Glyphosate Verdict Against Monsanto
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2018

Weeks after a federal judge called the science behind the alleged carcinogenicity of glyphosate "shaky," a California state court jury hammered


CA Attorney General secures $67 million in debt relief for former students of defunct for-profit school
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2018

On June 13, the Superior Court of the State of California ordered a California-based student loan provider to halt all debt collection efforts and


Racial HarassmentA Case Study On “Severe or Pervasive”
  • FisherBroyles LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2018

Use of the “n-word” in the workplace seems to be continuing, unabated. As reported by WaPo here, last year a black employee worked as a warehouse


Superior Court rules phone calls, email are not alternatives to an ADA-compliant website
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2018

On May 21, a California Superior Court granted summary judgment to a visually-impaired plaintiff, ruling that “auxiliary aids” in the form of phone