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HTMLSelf Defense in Civil Suit; Firm Venue
Thomas Benjamin Humphries; Sirote & Permutt, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on December 19, 2014
This week's Alabama Law Weekly Update discusses two decisions recently entered by the Alabama Supreme Court. In the first case, the Court considered a summary judgment entered in Tuscaloosa Circuit Court in favor of a defendant accused of civil assault and battery. In the second, the Court weighed...

 

HTMLElective Share of Estate; Anticipated Lost Profits
Joshua Hornady; Sirote & Permutt, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on December 10, 2014
In this week's Alabama Law Weekly Update, we bring you two cases from the Alabama Supreme Court. The first case addresses when a surviving spouse must file for an elective share of an estate, holding that the election or request for extension must occur before the statutory cut-off. In the second...

 

HTMLLegal Blogs We Enjoy: Nominations for the 2014 Clawbies
Laura Easton; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on December 23, 2014
Nothing signals the approach of the holidays like eggnog lattes, gingerbread, frenzied mall traffic and of course, the Clawbies! Since 2006, the annual Canadian Law Blog Awards has been recognizing outstanding blogs from the Canadian legal industry. The nomination process is open to the public.

 

HTMLCompany Directors Jailed After Employee Death
Catrina Webster; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on February 12, 2015
There is a rising trend towards holding supervisors and managers legally responsible for accidents in the workplace. On January 13, 2015, New Mex Canada Inc., an Ontario importer and retailer of furniture and accessories, was fined $250,000 and two of its directors have been jailed for 25 days,...

 

HTMLSupreme Court of Canada Confirms Exclusivity of Montreal Convention on Airline Liability
Elise Clavert, Laura Easton, Prasad Taksal; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on February 10, 2015
On October 28, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada, with a 5-2 majority, held that Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air (the “Montreal Convention”) provides exclusive recourse against airlines for claims arising in the course of international...

 

HTMLCourt of Appeal Confirms Counsel’s Role in Assisting Expert Witnesses
Katherine A. Ruta; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2015, previously published on January 30, 2015
On January 29, 2015, the Court of Appeal affirmed counsel’s role in assisting experts with preparation of their expert witness reports for trial. In a controversial decision handed down by Madam Justice Wilson of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in January 2014, counsel’s practice...

 

HTMLContract Troubleshooting Tips
Stephen Antle; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 13, 2015, previously published on January 19, 2015
Contract troubleshooting is using the expertise gained in resolving contractual disputes in drafting contracts, to manage the risk of disputes by preventing them arising in the first place. This bulletin sets out some practical tips on how to do that.

 

HTMLInvestment Protection in Africa
Ryan P. Kelley; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 13, 2015, previously published on February 12, 2015
The risks and rewards of investing in an African country understandably have a significant influence over exactly where and when foreign investors choose to invest and over evaluations of ongoing investments. The host countries in which foreign investors do invest must similarly consider the risks...

 

HTMLMoore v Getahun : No Wall of Silence Between Experts and Counsel
Peter K. Doody, Heather Pessione; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 13, 2015, previously published on January 29, 2015
An important decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal was released on January 29, 2015 overturning a trial decision which was critical of consultations between counsel and expert witnesses in preparing their reports.

 

HTMLCalifornia Guidance on Complex Duty to Defend Disputes over Additional Insured Status
Max H. Stern; Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 13, 2015, previously published on January 28, 2015
In McMillin Companies, LLC v. American Safety Indemnity Co. (4th Dist. Div. 1, No. D063586, January 22, 2015 (published in relevant part)), the California Court of Appeal for the Fourth District has provided some meaningful guidance on how a trial court should handle issues that regularly come up...

 


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