After winning class action status and surviving multiple appeals, plaintiffs lawyers hit a dead end in the first trial over claims that Whirlpool sold mold-prone washers to millions of unsuspecting customers.
The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday sued baby food maker Gerber Products Co., alleging the company misled consumers by suggesting that its ?Gerber Good Start Gentle? formula prevents or reduces the risk babies will develop allergies.
Judge William Fletcher's decision allowing ERISA claims to proceed against Amgen is possibly the first to apply a 2014 Supreme Court decision.
Online television streaming service Aereo suffered a defeat last week in a New York federal court, but competitor FilmOn X is pressing on with similar fights against copyright lawsuits in Washington and California.
The brokerage head and his son accuse Steiner & Libo of libel for allegedly helping a client post false statements online.
Three U.S. district judges and a U.S. magistrate participated in a roundtable discussion in Dallas, "Patent Law: Best Practices As Seen From The Bench."
Roberta Gelb, president of Chelsea Office Systems, talks about how trends such as cloud computing and bring your own device (BYOD) have law firms realizing the importance of training in the adoption of new technologies.
Eric Turkewitz, of The Turkewitz Law Firm and author of the New York Personal Injury Law Blog, offers dos and don'ts for first-time legal bloggers.
Attorney Daniel Cummins and staff reporter Ben Present discuss the emerging issue of social media law. In this installment, the two discuss the differences between Facebook and Twitter, and whether Twitter posts can be discoverable.
A federal trial judge in Washington hit the stop button on a suit over the removal of the YouTube video "LuvYa LuvYa LuvYa," sending the case against Google to a California judge to decide.
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Ex-Mayer Brown CIO Gets 27 Months in Prison http://t.co/nKKJhIUQxi via @AmericanLawyer
When Contract Attorneys Demand Overtime, Courts Are Split http://t.co/nK8tSyJy71 via @AmericanLawyer http://t.co/kpPvCFgANW
Are Law School Applications on the Rise? http://t.co/x0AMm2adpU via @lawcareerist