A business owner could not be sued for the death of a neighbor who was shot in an attempt to stop a robbery of his business, the New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled.
WASHINGTON – After advancing two bills aimed at boosting the Food and Drug Administration’s regulatory authority over compounding drugs, Senate lawmakers released a report calling for a uniform statutory framework to better protect public health.
Equal protection requires granting two crack cocaine defendants retroactive relief from racially discriminatory mandatory minimum sentences imposed on them in 2005, the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in reversing judgment.
The servicing of a borrower’s residential mortgage loan is not a “consumer transaction” under state consumer protection law, the Ohio Supreme Court has ruled in answering a certified question from a U.S. District Court.
An environmental contamination suit brought by more than 500 homeowners was not a removable “mass action” under the Class Action Fairness Act, the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment.
A suspect’s decision to remain silent behind a locked bedroom door did not amount to an objection that would override his wife’s consent to a warrantless search of the premises by police, the Colorado Supreme Court has ruled in reversing a suppression order.
A trustee could void a nonjudicial foreclosure sale based on its mistake in communicating the lender’s opening bid to the auctioneer, the California Supreme Court has ruled in reversing judgment.
WASHINGTON – A Senate committee has advanced the nominations of President Barack Obama’s five picks for the National Labor Relations Board, setting the stage for a potential partisan showdown on the Senate floor.
A check-cashing business could enforce an updated version of an arbitration clause included in its delayed-deposit customer agreements, the Mississippi Court of Appeals has ruled.
The Medicare Secondary Payer Statute does not preempt a state law requiring a workers’ compensation claimant to obtain preauthorization before incurring certain medical expenses, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment.