How a Prior Case Can Impact Upon Your Current Case: Issue and Claim Preclusion

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This week's article discusses the concepts of issue preclusion and claim preclusion, also known as collateral estoppel and res judicata, and how those doctrines allow for prior cases to directly impact the outcome of a current case.

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Published In: Business Torts Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Remedies Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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