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“Onerous” New Law Requiring Insurance Disclosures Riles NY Defense Bar

New York governor Kathy Hochul signed the Comprehensive Insurance Disclosure Act on December 31, immediately imposing new insurance disclosure requirements on defendants in civil […]

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The Luxury Side Of the Hack, And Other Cybersecurity Stories That Made History In 2021

Online publication Motherboard selects nine of the year’s best stories on hacking, information security, privacy, and surveillance “that we wish we had reported and […]

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Kennedy Magic Levitates An Anti-Vax Group

A formerly obscure anti-vax group became a fund raising and propaganda powerhouse when Robert F. Kennedy Jr.came aboard, and it’s now one of the […]

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What Lisa Monaco Said

In a speech before an American Bar Association institute on white collar crime, Deputy Attorney General Lisa O. Monaco gave what’s widely viewed as […]

Skirmish In The Vaccine Wars: Why A Montana Law Firm Is Suing The State

A Montana law firm has sued the state’s Republican Attorney General and its Commissioner of Labor and Industry over a state law that prohibits […]

The Million Dollar Question In Data Breach Lawsuits

The threshold question for determining if a consumer class action may proceed following a data breach is whether the plaintiffs have standing. For making […]

Confidentiality Of Litigation Funders

Confidentiality Of Litigation Funders

U.S. courts in most instances are ruling that information concerning litigation funding is protected work product, according to a recent study conducted by litigation […]

Two NY Attorneys Charged In $31M Insurance Scam

Two New York attorneys teamed up with a number of doctors to run a highly successful slip-and-fall insurance scam over more than five years, […]

Sidley Tangled In Conflict Allegation Re Investigation Of LGBTQ Rights Group

The president of the DC-based Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest LGBTQ rights organization, was mentioned a number of times in NY Attorney General […]

Biographers: He Wasn’t There

Few living adults have had their early career lives more closely scrutinized by scholars than 81-year-old Bob Dylan. One biographer tells Rolling Stone reporter […]