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Class Action Litigation Reform – Interview with Dan Pascucci, Member, Mintz Levin

by Mintz Levin on

Attorney Dan Pascucci, Member of Mintz Levin's Litigation Practice, talks about the Supreme Court’s role in establishing the national identity of class action litigation....more

Brand Protection in High Exposure Litigation: Winning in the Court of Public Opinion

by Scott O'Connell on

Consumer facing companies underatnd that brand protection is mission critical activity. A company's brand is its promise to consumers on issues such as health, safety, quality and integrity. Certain litigation can destroy...more

Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Shell Petroleum (No Corporate Liability Under AlienTort Claims Act)

Order Affirming Motion to Dismiss

by Santiago Cueto on

A panel of the court ruled 2-1 on September 17, 2010 that the Alien Tort Statute gives U.S. courts jurisdiction over alleged violations of international law by individuals only, not by corporations. The decision dismisses...more

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. v. Jesse M. Lange Distributor Co., Shell Oil Co. et al

Complaint for damages & injunctive relief

by Thomas H. Clarke, Jr. on

The complaint addresses a situation in which a BTEX and MtBE plume is moving through groundwater from a site adjacent to the plaintiff's. The complaint alleges, among other items, that the defendants are not appropriately...more

Remedies for Hazardous Waste Injuries

by Wendell Ray Guffey on

The article discusses Remedies for Hazardous Waste Injuries....more

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