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In for a Penny, in for a Pound: The Pennsylvania Superior Court Holds that the Fair Share Act Apportionment of Liability Among Defendants Applies Only in Situations where a Plaintiff is Comparatively at Fault

On March 29, 2021 by Schnader in Litigation

Stephen J. Shapiro and Brittany C. Wakim published a client alert, “In for a Penny, in for a Pound: The Pennsylvania Superior Court Holds that the Fair Share Act Apportionment of Liability Among Defendants Applies Only in Situations where a Plaintiff is Comparatively at Fault.”  The Pennsylvania Superior Court recently […]

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Corporate Defendants Take Note of Ford: The Supreme Court Revisits Specific Personal Jurisdiction and Adds a Gloss on the “Arises out of or Relates to” Aspect of the Analysis

On March 29, 2021 by Schnader in Aviation

Arleigh P. Helfer published a client alert, “Corporate Defendants Take Note of Ford: The Supreme Court Revisits Specific Personal Jurisdiction and Adds a Gloss on the “Arises out of or Relates to” Aspect of the Analysis.”  The Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated opinion in Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eight […]

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Aviation Happenings: Spring 2021

On March 23, 2021 by Schnader in Aviation

The Spring 2021 edition of the Aviation Group’s newsletter examines some of the most recent and relevant cases and developments in aviation, including: Fourth Circuit Allows Baltimore Police Department’s Aircraft-Based Surveillance Program to Continue District of Utah Dismisses Passenger’s Negligence and Breach of Contract Claims After Beverage Cart Injury as […]

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Is a Neutral Party-Appointed Arbitrator an Oxymoron?

On March 9, 2021 by Schnader in Alternative Dispute Resolution

Ralph G. Wellington, Co-Chair of Schnader’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Group, published an article, “Is a Neutral Party-Appointed Arbitrator an Oxymoron?” in Dispute Resolution Magazine of the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution. The article includes comments by Schnader’s Timothy K. Lewis. Although the subject of party-appointed arbitrator neutrality has been […]

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