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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 28 May 2010

Jury finds in favor of botox manufacturer in off-label use trial

A California jury recently returned a verdict in favor of Allergan, Inc., in a trial involving claims that Allergan’s promotion of an off-label use of its drug Botox caused the death of a pediatric patient suffering from cerebral palsy.

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 17 May 2010

Senate expected to wrap up debate on financial reform bill

After more than two weeks of floor consideration, the Senate entered into what is likely its final week of debate on its financial overhaul legislation S. 3217.

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Locke Lord LLP | United Kingdom | 10 May 2010

Berkshire Hathaway buys Scottish Lion

Scottish Lion Insurance Company (Scottish Lion) has been sold to Berkshire Hathaway, effectively ending the outstanding issues related to its proposed Scheme of Arrangement.

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 3 May 2010

Homeowners’ Defense Act approved by House committee

On April 27, 2010, the Homeowners’ Defense Act of 2009, H.R. 2555 (the "Act") was passed by the House of Representatives’ Financial Services Committee by a vote of 39-26, and will head to the House floor for a full vote, although no date has yet been set.

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 22 Apr 2010

Louisiana House passes surplus lines exemption bill

As we previously reported here, the Louisiana House of Representatives scheduled a floor debate for April 21, 2010 on House Bill 285 (the "Bill").

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 19 Apr 2010

National Flood Insurance Program extended to May 31, 2010

As we previously reported here, last week the U.S. Senate failed to reinstate the National Flood Insurance Program (“NFIP”).

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 29 Mar 2010

Last week in DC: the healthcare reform debate March 29, 2010

Healthcare reform's long and often bumpy journey through Congress came to a close last week, as President Obama signed into law the 2,000 page legislation that will overhaul the nation's healthcare system.

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 22 Mar 2010

Last week in DC: the healthcare reform debate March 22, 2010

After another week of fine tuning and vote counting, House leaders released the final text of their healthcare bill on Thursday, in addition to official cost estimates from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO).

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 2 Mar 2010

Senate financial regulatory reform

As efforts to produce a bipartisan deal on sweeping financial regulatory reform legislation inch forward, Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) offered an alternative proposal that aims to end the impasse over one of the legislation's most controversial issues - consumer financial protection.

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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 25 Jan 2010

Last week in DC: the healthcare reform debate January 25, 2010

Last Tuesday’s stunning Republican victory in Massachusetts left the future of healthcare reform legislation uncertain, at best.

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