Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP Document Search Results (29)
Show: results per page
|Proposed New Jersey Law Takes Aim at Mandatory Arbitration|
Jeanne Schubert Barnum; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
January 18, 2017, previously published on January 2017Assembly Bill A-3064, which the New Jersey Assembly passed on October 20, 2016, will come up for consideration in the Senate this year. If the Senate passes and the Governor signs A-3064, no company that wants to do business with the State may include a provision in any of its contracts, not just...
|Extra Terms and Unresponsiveness May Jeopardize Your Lemon Law Settlement Offer|
Jeffrey Primo Wilson; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
January 18, 2017, previously published on December 2016On October 21, 2016, the California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District announced the decision of Goglin v. BMW of North America, LLC, et al. (Oct. 21, 2016, No. D068442) ---Cal. App. 5th--- [2016 Cal. App. LEXIS 887, at *1].
|IADC Campaigns for Industry Custom Evidence in California's Design Defect Risk-Benefit Analysis|
Lilian M. Loh; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
January 18, 2017, previously published on January 2017Recently, the International Association of Defense Counsel (“IADC”) filed an amicus brief in support of Toyota in William Jae Kim v. Toyota Motor Corporation (No. S232754). Kim v. Toyota is currently on appeal before the California Supreme Court regarding whether evidence of industry...
|Amendments to Philadelphia’s Realty Transfer Tax Will Have a Significant Impact|
Kevin S. Blanton, Jonathan R. Flora; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
January 12, 2017, previously published on December 2016Recent amendments to Philadelphia’s realty transfer tax will likely change the way commercial real estate is bought and sold. Rather than sell the real estate directly and record a traditional deed to evidence the transaction, it is common practice to sell ownership interests in the company...
|Third Circuit Holds that Arguments Incorporated by Reference to Lower Court Briefs are Waived|
Danielle Morrison; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
January 12, 2017, previously published on November 2016Last week the Third Circuit Court of Appeals reiterated its disapproval of cursory arguments made in a footnote1 while joining other Circuits that have held that making arguments solely by reference to trial court briefs is insufficient to preserve issues for appeal.
|The Future of Airbnb in New York|
Jennifer Haberman, Nicholas B. Malito; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 25, 2016, previously published on November 2016One of the most controversial and popular topics in real estate today involves Airbnb, the online home rental service, and the concept of transient rentals. In New York City, Airbnb’s largest market in the United States, this issue has come to the forefront when on October 21, 2016, New York...
|Doing More with Less: Forthcoming Changes to the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure|
David C. Dziengowski, Rachel A.H. Horton; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 17, 2016, previously published on November 2016The Declaration of Independence contains 1,337 words. Including its 27 amendments, the U.S. Constitution contains 7,591 words. By contrast, today’s practitioners may include up to 14,000 words in a principal brief in the federal courts of appeals. That is about to change.
|Update: Regulations Implementing E-Warranty Law Now in Effect|
Cynthia G. Fischer, Christian Moretti, Daniel M. Pereira; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 17, 2016, previously published on November 2016New regulations governing warranties on consumer products will make it easier and more cost-effective for consumer product manufacturers and suppliers to satisfy the federally-mandated warranty notification requirements. On September 6, 2016, the FTC announced its approval of new regulations...
|“Privacy Shield” Replacing Invalidated EU-US Safe Harbor Agreement is open for Business, but Challenges to its Validity are Expected|
Scott J. Wenner; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
November 11, 2016, previously published on September 2016The Safe Harbor agreement between the European Union and the United States permitted American businesses to import personal data of EU citizens based on self-certification of compliance with EU data protection principles. Safe Harbor was widely criticized in Europe as being too easily circumvented,...
|The Road Not Taken Leads to Forfeiture of an Appeal|
Bruce P. Merenstein; Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP;
September 14, 2016, previously published on September 2016Earlier this week, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania issued a short, precedential opinion, reiterating that there are “no exceptions” to the deadline for filing a notice of appeal from a trial court’s final judgment.