Appellate Law News and Insights

Sixth Circuit Clarifies Scheduling In OSHA Vaccine Cases

Published: Dec 20, 2021
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On Friday evening, the Sixth Circuit issued a ruling  on several pending motions in the OSHA ETS litigation. Most notably, the court denied OSHA's motion to shorten the stay briefing and to set an expedited schedule for merits briefing—which appeared to be an attempt by the agency to obtain rulings before its...

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CA Appellate Court ‘Sounds Off’ On Neighborly Dispute Over Noisy Property

Published: Nov 30, 2021
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In Chase v. Wizmann, the California Court of Appeal affirmed a preliminary injunction that ordered a neighbor to relocate his loud pool and air conditioning equipment to the other side of his house, at considerable expense, before trial. This case reminds real property owners to be neighborly to adjacent property owners....

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The U.S. Supreme Court Addresses The Scope Of Specific Personal Jurisdiction

Published: May 24, 2021
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The U.S. Supreme Court recently addressed the scope of personal jurisdiction over defendants in products-liability actions in Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Judicial District Court et al., 141 S. Ct. 1017 (2021). The decision gives guidance on where companies can potentially be sued for injuries arising from their products...

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