Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP White Plains, NY Document Search Results (47)
Show: results per page
|“Force of Nature” or Human Error? Litigating the Act of God Defense|
Ernest V. Goodwin; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
August 18, 2015, previously published on August 18, 2015The cause of the plaintiff’s damages is typically the first and most critical question posed to a jury in a product liability trial. If a jury determines that a substantial factor in the cause of the plaintiff’s damages was a natural event, such as lightning, a tornado or some other...
|FRE 502(d) - An Underutilized “Safety Net” in Document Intensive Litigation|
Selina A. Billington, Daniel M. Braude; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
August 12, 2015The inadvertent disclosure of privileged material may haunt a company for years, particularly in today’s era of pattern litigation and increased collaboration within the plaintiffs’ bar. Fortunately, in matters pending in federal court, this consequence can be avoided through the use of...
|Dealing with Product Liability Down Under|
Thomas M. DeMicco, Bettina Sorbello; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
July 14, 2015, previously published on June 19, 2015Up to now, we have written about many different topics on this site that focus on how product liability issues are litigated in the United States. Through a collaborative effort with our friends at the Australia-based law firm DibbsBarker, we offer the first in a series of blog posts and articles...
|Chinese Court Stuns New Balance with $16 Million Verdict: Lessons on Doing Business in China|
Adam R. Bialek, Gregory N. Brescia, Eric G. Cheng; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
June 22, 2015, previously published on June 9, 2015On April 24, 2015, Guangzhou Municipal Intermediate People’s Court in south China’s Guangdong Province stunned Xinbailun Trade (China) Co., the local sales company for the well-known U.S. sports brand New Balance, with a $16 million verdict for violating the trademark rights of a...
|California’s Highest Court Refuses to Review Denial of Coverage Under Contamination Products Insurance Policy for Ground Beef Recall|
Joseph C. Baiocco, Jessica C. Collier; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
June 3, 2015, previously published on May 29, 2015On May 20, 2015, the California Supreme Court denied Windsor Food Quality Company, Ltd.’s (Windsor’s) petition for review of the decision of the Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District of California that denied coverage under a contamination products insurance (CPI) policy...
|Can the Feds Slow Down Truckers with Mandatory Speed-Limiting Devices?|
Robert D. Sullivan; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
May 15, 2015, previously published on May 4, 2015The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is pushing for new regulations requiring tractor-trailer trucks to be equipped with speed-limiting devices. This regulation, if passed, will impact not only the trucking industry but also the manufacturers of tractor-trailer trucks and...
|CPAs Need to Sharpen Awareness of IT Threats|
Peter J. Larkin; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
May 15, 2015, previously published on May 4, 2015In the most recent “North America Top Technology Initiatives Survey Results,” CPAs responding to the poll ranked “securing the IT environment” as the number-one priority, followed by “managing and retaining data,” “ensuring privacy,” “managing...
|Beauty From The Inside Out|
Allyson Avila, Samantha Blakeney; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), also known as bioidentical or natural hormone therapy, is a form of alternative medicine that has created a buzz in the anti-aging and aesthetics communities. This new trend is rooted in our human desire to feel and look as physically young as we do...
|3D Printing in Medicine - Now?|
Lori R. Semlies; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
April 15, 2015, previously published on February 12, 2015Advances in medical technology have made it possible to interpret x-rays from half way around the world, perform surgery through robots and diagnose dermatological conditions via Skype. Today we are on the cusp of further developments that will allow medical technicians to use 3D printers to...
|Who Does an Insurance Broker Serve? Somebody!|
Steven L. Young; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
April 15, 2015, previously published on January 9, 2015The year was 1979 when Bob Dylan’s song “Gotta Serve Somebody” was released on his album Slow Train Coming: “It may be the devil or it may be the Lord, but you’re gonna have to serve somebody.”