2023 April

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Articles in this issue:
Establishing bad-faith landlord harassment

Establishing bad-faith landlord harassment

The bad-faith standard allows us to dig deeper and demonstrate an all-encompassing and damning indictment of landlord greed

Rahman Popal

2023 April


Your plaintiff died. Now what?

Amending the complaint to allege a survival action or wrongful death claim

Laurel Halbany
Michael Stewart

2023 April


The railroad crossing

The railroad crossing

Your investigation will lead to a determination as to the adequacy of the barriers or warnings presented to the individual prior to the train wreck

Nathan Karlin

2023 April


Empowering potential clients

Turning the intake consultation into a lesson in self-advocacy, particularly in representing tenants against landlords

Eric L. Lifschitz

2023 April


Time’s up

We need to overturn the antiquated decision shielding employers from vicarious liability for employees’ sexual misconduct

Michael Levinson

2023 April


Appellate Reports

Warning labels on generic drugs; also, refusal to pay arbitration fees, and HOAs suing for construction defects

Jeffrey I. Ehrlich

2023 April


Municipal bus accidents: Evidence and discovery

The evidence you need, where to find it, and how to use discovery to take advantage of common-carrier duties

M. Lawrence Lallande

2023 April


Admiralty law: LOLA litigation and a long overdue small-passenger-vessel exception

Admiralty law: LOLA litigation and a long overdue small-passenger-vessel exception

For injuries on a small vessel, such as a sunset harbor cruise, the Limitation of Liability Act (LOLA) can be your enemy, but now there’s hope

Aksana Coone

2023 April


Avoid the <em>Diaz</em> trap

Avoid the Diaz trap

When drafting your complaint against a transportation company, consider a prayer for punitives

Phil Johnson

2023 April


Profile: Brittany Rogers

Profile: Brittany Rogers

Products-liability case taught her to be a discovery hound, leaving no stone unturned

Stephen Ellison

2023 April


Boxing day

Making case closing an essential part of office hygiene

Miles B. Cooper

2023 April

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