Category: Civil Procedure

Expert Consultant Choice

Expert Consultant Choice Legal Expert Consultant Choice in the Court It’s not enough to pick someone who is smart and has an eye for detail. You need to hire someone who actually qualifies as an expert in a given case.…

Court Rejects Workers Comp Insurer’s Challenge to Big Pharma

Pharmaceutical manufacturers that promote off-label uses for prescription drugs have become litigation targets for third-party payors—especially after Kaiser received a nine-figure RICO award last year against the manufacturer of Neurontin….By: Carlton Fields Jorden Burt Related Articles: Does asbestosis qualify under…

Appellate Court Notes

SC19191 – Dorry v. Garden – The Supreme Court held that the accidental failure of suit statute saves a complaint that is not properly served within the original statute of limitations period, no matter how defective the original service of…By:…

No Liability for Off-the-Clock Work Absent Employer Knowledge

A California appeals court refused to hold Kaiser Foundation Health Plan liable for alleged off-the-clock overtime about which it lacked knowledge. In Jong v. Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc., Jong, together with two other Outpatient Pharmacy…By: Fenwick & West LLP…