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More Tales From The Minefield—Or Why Appellate Counsel Is A Must During Litigation

July 20, 2021 / CM Reports

by Melinda S. Kollross

In this quarter’s Sidebar, we report on two recent federal appellate decisions illustrating the wisdom of employing trained appellate practitioners.

Rexing Quality Eggs v. Rembrandt Enterprises,

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2021 Volume 2

July 15, 2021 / CM Reports

More Tales From The Minefield—Or Why Appellate Counsel Is A Must During Litigation

In this quarter’s Sidebar, we report on two recent federal appellate decisions illustrating the wisdom of employing trained appellate practitioners.

Insurer Wins First Appellate Decision Addressing COVID-19 Business Interruption Coverage

July 13, 2021 / CM Reports / News

By Melinda S. Kollross

In the first appellate decision nationwide addressing business interruption coverage for COVID-19 pandemic related losses, the Eighth Circuit ruled for the insurer, holding that Cincinnati Insurance Company does not have to pay an Iowa dental clinic for losses due to government-imposed COVID-19 restrictions. 

Alert On Illinois Personal Injury And Wrongful Death Actions: Prejudgment Interest On Those Judgments Is Effective On July 1, 2021.

By Melinda S. Kollross and Amy R. Paulus

We had earlier reported on efforts by the Illinois legislature to assess prejudgment interest on personal injury and wrongful death judgments. That legislation stalled, but a compromise bill was passed and signed into law on May 28,

TMI!: HIPAA Informs State Law Negligence Claims

By Paul V. Esposito

Americans value their privacy. They particularly value it regarding medical matters. The reasons are many. A disclosure of private medical information can adversely impact a person’s employment. It can call unwanted attention to a person’s condition.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2021 Volume 1

April 19, 2021 / CM Reports

Too Far Or Not Far Enough?
NY Extends Its Bystander Rule To Grandparents

The sudden loss of or serious injury to a loved one is so often so devastating. It can be worse when it was witnessed,

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2021 Volume 1

April 15, 2021 / CM Reports

More Tales From The Minefield Of Post-Trial/Appellate Practice: Omega SA v. 375 Canal, LLC, 984 F.3d 244 (2nd Cir. 2021)

During this Sidebar author’s nearly 30 years of post-trial and appellate practice,

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2020 Volume 4

February 8, 2021 / CM Reports

New Jersey Appeals Court Holds That Permissive Use Does Not Always Mean Express Permission

A group of car accident victims (“Plaintiffs”) filed suit against Bernardo Galvan-Martinez , Audiberto Munoz-Munoz and insurers Plymouth Rock Insurance Company and High Point Property &

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2020 Volume 4

January 13, 2021 / CM Reports

Illinois Supreme Court Creates New Law And Shows Why It Is Crucial To Argue In The Alternative

In Dameron v. Mercy Hosp., 2020 IL 125219, the Illinois Supreme Court answered a question of first impression regarding discovery in a medical malpractice case.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2020 Volume 3

November 3, 2020 / CM Reports

New York Appellate Court Affirmed Jury Verdict For Plaintiff In Car Accident Case Where Defendant Had Right-Of-Way

Recently, the New York Supreme Court, Second Department affirmed a jury verdict in favor of a plaintiff in a car accident case where the defendant had the right-of-way.

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