Tuesday Mar 4
Complex Litigation Update: SCOTUS Allows Plaintiffs' State-Law...
On Wednesday of last week, t he Supreme Court of the United States issued a 7-2 decision affirming a Fifth Circuit ruling permitting four state-law class actions to proceed against two New York law firms and others in a matter stemming from a $7 billion Ponzi scheme orchestrated by Allen Stanford.
Proskauer Rose recorded gains in every major financial metric in 2013, including a gross revenue increase of 4.3 percent, to $768.5 million, according to The American Lawyer's reporting.
New York Attorney Malpractice Blog
It's Sue and Be Sued in a Mega-Huge Legal Malpractice Case
In today's New York Law Journal Christine Simmons reports on how the big boys play at legal malpractice.
Labor and Employment and ERISA Class Actions After Wal-Mart and Comcast - " Part II
Speaker : Moderator: Howard Shapiro, Proskauer Rose LLP; Robert W. Rachal, Proskauer Rose LLP; Todd Jackson, Lewis Feinberg Lee Renaker & Jackson, P.C.; Catha Worthman, Lewis Feinberg Lee Renaker & Jackson, P.C. In Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v.
Navigating User-Generated Content and Liability Issues
More insurers are welcoming user-generated content for social campaigns. This is what they should know to avoid legal problems.
Justices say Allen Stanford victims can sue lawyers, brokers
The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that lawyers, insurance brokers and others who worked with convicted swindler Allen Stanford cannot avoid lawsuits by investors seeking to recoup losses incurred in his $7 billion Ponzi scheme.
Daily Business Review
Asset Protection Planning Without Malpractice Risk
An Internet search of the words "asset protection" or "asset protection attorney" turns up many things: one thing that does not necessarily turn up is a competent attorney.