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Georgia Supreme Court rules in favor of arbitration in wrongful-death case

David Hutton Mar. 12, 2017, 8:31pm

ATLANTA — The Georgia Supreme Court recently ruled that a man suing a nursing home over the alleged wrongful death of his wife must first take his case to arbitration.

CEI paper: Attorneys general abuse power with relationships with trial lawyers

David Hutton Feb. 23, 2017, 10:02am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Dangling the prospect of taking on an unpopular industry, trial lawyers are getting state attorneys general to team up on cases.

Attorney: Teamwork necessary for CFPB, N.Y. attorney general to sue RD Legal Funding

David Hutton Feb. 22, 2017, 9:28am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – A company accused of scamming 9/11 heroes and NFL concussion victims is facing an uphill legal battle, according to one lawyer.

Lawyer: Fifth Circuit ruling in Delek case 'significant victory for the regulated industry'

David Hutton Jan. 19, 2017, 10:22am

NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) – A three-judge panel from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Dec. 29 rejected Occupational Safety and Health Administration citations issued to a Delek Refining LTD facility for alleged safety violations that occurred years prior to its ownership of the refinery.