Limits to Admitting Evidence of Other Accidents In A Products Case


The United States District Court for the District of Maryland recently filed an opinion in a products liability case clarifying the admissibility of certain types of evidence common to product liability cases.
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Update on Bell Case Pending in Eastern District of Louisiana


This post provides an update on the status of Bell v. Foster Wheeler Energy Corp., pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana following a previous blog post examining the court’s order enunciating a “third view” on the so-called “bare metal defense” for asbestos litigation.
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Travel Cautions Relating to Executive Order of January 27, 2017


As you may be aware, President Trump issued an Executive Order (“EO”) on January 27, 2017.
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Plan Now for FY 2018 Cap-Subject H-1B Visa Petitions


Now that we have rung in 2017, it is a good time to start planning for Fiscal Year 2018 cap-subject H-1B petitions.
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Supreme Court Amends Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to Shorten Most Litigation Deadlines


It’s a nightmare common to new and old lawyers alike: a litigator awakens in the middle of the night, panicked that she has blown a deadline on a motion filed against her client a few weeks ago in federal court.
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