What happens when appellate judges know an appeal should be allowed but counsel have not argued the proper basis to do so? The Ontario Court of Appeal faced this issue in Dasham Carriers Inc. v. Gerlach. The case concerned...more
UK Supreme Court Rules on Unjust Enrichment and Subjective Devaluation.
Benedetti v. Sawiris & Ors  UKSC 50. The Supreme Court has recently confirmed that where a claim for unjust enrichment relates to services...more
January 2012 saw an explosion of controversy over two Internet-related bills that had been progressing through Congress: the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House, and the Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic...more
Plaintiffs' attorneys in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin will likely think twice before attempting to mount collective actions under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) in the wake of a new ruling from the 7th Circuit Court...more
The Virginia Supreme Court has spoken again on the calculation of damages in a complex employment contract case. In Online Resources Corp. v. Lawlor, No. 120208 (Va. Jan. 10, 2013), the court addressed the expert...more