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Starr Intíl Co. v. United States
On November 13, 2017, WLF filed a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court, urging it to review (and eventually overturn) an appeals court decision that barred the courthouse doors to corporate shareholders who contend that they were the victims of a...
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Mercury Casualty Co. v. Jones
On November 13, 2017, WLF joined several other civil justice reform groups in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review—and ultimately reverse—a decision of the California Court of Appeal that held that insurance firms subject to rate...
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In Re: FTC Informational Injury Workshop
On October 27, 2017, WLF filed comments with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to inform its examination of consumer injury in the context of privacy and data security. The agency sought comments ahead of a December 12, 2017 public workshop. For...
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R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. v. Graham
On October 19, 2017, WLF asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review an en banc decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit that, in misplaced deference to rulings by the Supreme Court of Florida, upheld a tort duty on tobacco...
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New York v. United Parcel Service, Inc.
On October 13, 2017, WLF filed a brief with the Second Circuit urging reversal of a massive civil penalty awarded against common carrier United Parcel Service (UPS). The case arises from a 2015 suit against UPS by the State and City of New York,...
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Sidney Hillman Health Center of Rochester v. Abbott Laboratories
On October 12, 2017, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit held that lawsuits seeking damages under RICO, the federal anti-racketeering statute, must be dismissed when (as here) the plaintiff lacks a direct relationship with the defendant...
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Latest Publications
California Proposition 65 Listings and Constitutional Non-Delegation: Glyphosate as a Case Study
By Ann G. Grimaldi, Principal at Grimaldi Law Offices in San Francisco, CA, and Jennifer Karpinski Singh, an attorney with the firm.
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Circulating Opinion: CTIA-The Wireless Association v. City of Berkeley
Opinion by The Honorable Kim McLane Wardlaw, US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.*
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Regulators, Not Private Plaintiffs, Should Judge Substantiation for Consumer-Product Health Claims
By Katie Bond, Special Counsel in the Washington, DC office of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, and Glenn T. Graham, a Senior Associate in the firmís Parsippany, NJ office.
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November 14, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The FCPA Approaches Middle Age: Is the Anti-Corruption Law Slowing Down or as Spirited as Ever?
Homer E. Moyer, Jr., Member, Miller & Chevalier
Lucinda A. Low, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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