• Morgan v. Chapman

    Publication Date: 2020-08-24
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Constitutional Law | Health Care Law
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Elrod
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 18-40491

    Appellee brought suit alleging appellant, a Medical Board investigator, violated his rights by relying on an unconstitutional subpoena to lock down a clinic and seize confidential files that were later used to indict him on charges related to running a pill mill.

  • Lease Acceptance Corp. v. Hernandez

    Publication Date: 2020-03-23
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Constitutional Law | Creditors' and Debtors' Rights
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Perkes
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 13-18-00598-CV

    This interlocutory appeal concerned the trial court's denial of appellant's motion to dismiss pursuant to the Texas Citizen's Participation Act.

  • Daily Report Online | News

    Fretting Over High-Dollar Verdicts, Senate Panel Ponders Legislative Fixes

    October 4, 2019

    A recent slew of multimillion-dollar "nuclear verdicts" has raised a red flag among the defense bar.

  • Nottingham v. Warden, 15-10163 (5th Cir. 09/09/2016)

    Publication Date: 2016-09-26
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law
    Date Filed: 2016-09-09
    Court: United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 15-10163

    Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of TexasBefore PRADO, OWEN, and HAYNES, Circuit Judges.PRISCILLA R. OWEN, CI

  • Expressions Hair Design v. Schneiderman, 13-4533

    Publication Date: 2015-10-01
    Practice Area:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
    Judge: Before: Wesley, Livingston, and Carney, C.JJ.
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Defendant-Appellant Eric T. Schneiderman, in his official capacity as Attorney General of the State of New York: Barbara D. Underwood, Solicitor General, Steven C. Wu, Deputy Solicitor General, on the brief, Judith Vale, Assistant Attorney General.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellants Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., in his official capacity as District Attorney of New York County, and Charles J. Hynes, in his official capacity as District Attorney of Kings County: Larry A. Sonnenschein, Ronald E. Sternberg, for Zachary W. Carter, Corporation Counsel of the City of N.Y. For Amicus Curiae Credit Union Association of New York in support of Defendants-Appellants: Henry C. Meier, Associate General Counsel. For Plaintiffs-Appellees: Gary Friedman, Friedman Law Group, LLP, New York, NY, on the brief, Deepak Gupta, Gupta Beck PLLC, Washington, DC. For Amici Curiae The Kroger Company, Safeway Inc., Walgreen Co., Food Lion, LLC, Hy-Vee Inc., H.E. Butt Grocery Co., The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., Inc., Albertson's LLC, and Rite Aid Corp., in support of Plaintiffs-Appellees: Linda P. Nussbaum, Grant & Eisenhofer, P.A. For Amici Curiae Consumer Action, National Association of Consumer Advocates, National Consumers League, and U.S. Public Interest Research Group, in support of Plaintiffs-Appellees: J. Douglas Richards, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 13-4533

    Cite as: Expressions v. Schneiderman, 13-4533, NYLJ 1202738558601, at *1 (2d Cir., Decided September 29, 2015)CASE NAMEExpressions Hair Design, Linda Fiacco, t

  • Daily Report Online

    US Judges Puzzle Over Free Speech Issues in Fla. Credit Card Law

    June 12, 2015

    Judges wrestled with free speech issues in a case challenging a Florida law that bars merchants from adding surcharges to credit card payments but permits them to discount cash paymen

  • United States v. Tomsha-Miguel

    Publication Date: 2014-09-04
    Practice Area:
    Date Filed: 2014-09-04
    Court: 9th Cir.
    Judge: Lawrence J. O'Neill, District Judge, Presiding Before: Susan P. Graber, William A. Fletcher, and Richard A. Paez, Circuit Judges.
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Edward P. Sullivan, Trial Attorney, United States Department of Justice (argued), Mythili Raman, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Jack. L. Smith, Section Chief Counsel- Public Integrity Section, Barak Cohen, Trial Attorney, Public Integrity Section for the United States Department of Justice; Washington D.C., for Plaintiff-Appellee.
    for defendant: Heather Williams, Federal Public Defender, and Jeremy S. Kroger, Assistant Federal Public Defender (argued), Fresno, California, for Defendant-Appellant.

    Case Number: No. 13-10342

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 10418 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. SUSAN TOMSHA