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What's New in the Courts

July 15, 2019

U.S. Fifth Circuit, applying Texas Law, Dismisses Death Case against Phone Provider for Failed 9-1-1 Service

Written by Steve Herman
July 8, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Remands Dispute over Cy Pres Only Class Settlement for Further Consideration of Article III Standing

Written by Steve Herman
July 1, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies Strict Products Liability Standard for Failure to Warn Claims under the General Maritime Law

Written by Steve Herman
June 24, 2019

U.S. Second Circuit Allows Home-State Defendant Removal Prior to Service and Finds Drug Claims Preempted

Written by Steve Herman
June 17, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Confirms that a Third-Party Defendant Named in a Counterclaim Cannot Remove under CAFA

Written by Steve Herman
June 10, 2019

U.S. Ninth Circuit, En Banc, Reinstates National Class Settlement

Written by Steve Herman
May 1, 2019

In Suit for Disability Benefits, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Reverses Dismissal and Remands on 510 Claims, 502(c) Claims, and to Consider Conflict of Interests re Benefits Claim

Written by Steve Herman
April 12, 2019

Distinguishing from Ariana M, U.S. Fifth Circuit Affirms Insurance Company’s Denial of Surgery Under Very Low, Deferential Standard

Written by Steve Herman
April 10, 2019

U.S. Fifth Circuit Affirms Rejection of Attorney’s Fee Award to Prevailing Party Where Litigation Appeared Manufactured to Generate Fees

Written by Steve Herman
April 8, 2019

U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects Federal Aviation Preemption of State Law Product Liability Claims

Written by Steve Herman