We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 1,078

ABA considers model ethics rule allowing foreign attorneys to practice in U.S. courts
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

The American Bar Association (ABA) Commission on Ethics 2020 has reportedly filed final proposals for updating the model rules to account for technological advances and international legal practice


FDA shutters peanut butter plant implicated in Salmonella outbreak
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has suspended operations at nut and seed spread manufacturer Sunland Inc.’s New Mexico plant after investigators reportedly discovered Salmonella-tainted peanut butter linked to an outbreak that has allegedly sickened 41 people in 20 states this year


CPSC final infant swing rule takes effect in May 2013
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has approved a final safety standard for infant swings based on voluntary standard ASTM F2088-12a


Oklahoma Supreme Court rules tort reforms unconstitutional
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2013

Finding that the bill adopting tort reforms in the state violated the constitution's single-subject rule, the Oklahoma Supreme Court has determined


NHTSA releases policy on automated vehicle development
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2013

The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a policy statement concerning automated, or


Maryland bans crib bumpers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

Effective June 21, 2013, the sale of baby crib bumper pads will be prohibited in Maryland, making it the first state to issue such a ban


NIST seeks input on revising fire safety codes and standards
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published a list of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards and guides and their corresponding deadlines for public input in an effort to increase public participation in the amendment and development of NFPA fire safety codes


Texas Supreme Court issues proposed “loser pay” rules
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2012

The Texas Supreme Court has proposed new rules that would implement the “loser-pays” provisions included in tort reform measures adopted in 2011 by the state legislature


Third Circuit affirms asbestos suit dismissals with prejudice
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2013

The Third Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed with prejudice the injury claims of 12 individual plaintiffs whose proceedings are part of an


Petition seeks CPSC rulemaking on adult portable bed rails
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2013

Consumer advocacy organizations have filed a petition with the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) requesting that it "initiate proceedings