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What's New in the Courts

October 9, 2022

The U.S. Eleventh Circuit Initially Finds Article III Standing for Certain Alleged Statutory Violations of the FDCPA, but Vacates Decision Pending En Banc Review

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

The U.S. Fifth Circuit Reverses Sanctions under Rule 11 and the FDCPA Against a Plaintiff’s Attorney Whom the District Court Felt Had “Set Up” the Defendant and Unnecessarily Prolonged the Litigation

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

U.S. District Court in Oregon Allows Product Liability Suit Against Website Owner for Sexual Assault to Proceed

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

In Legal Malpractice Case, California Court of Appeal Enforces Arbitration Agreement in Retainer with California Lawyer Even Though Another Lawyer Working on the Case Was Not Licensed in the State of California

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

U.S. Fifth Circuit Holds that Manufacturing Defect Can Be Established by Circumstantial Evidence, Reversing Summary Judgment for French Press Coffee Maker

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

U.S. Fifth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Case Against C.R. Bard for Filter Fracture and Migration

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

The U.S. Eleventh Circuit Rejects Administrative Feasibility as a Prerequisite to Class Certification

Written by Steve Herman
October 9, 2022

Certified Class Action Against Law Firm for FDCPA Violations Dismissed by the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals for Lack of Article III Standing

Written by Steve Herman
June 21, 2022

U.S. Fifth Circuit Rejects Traffic Cam Class’ Argument That Retention of Fines Constitutes a “Taking”

Written by Steve Herman
June 21, 2022

U.S. Fifth Circuit Rejects CAFA Jurisdiction over an Ida-Related Class Action against Entergy

Written by Steve Herman