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Court Finds No Duty to Defend Unlisted Driver, Even Though Complaint Alleges Facts Suggesting Driver is Insured

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently granted an insurer’s motion for summary judgment as ...
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District Court Finds Bad Faith Claim Against Claims Adjuster Fraudulently Joined

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently denied the insureds’ motion to remand their lawsuit ...
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Arbitration-Related Discovery

Article by Jill Persico, Esq. Arbitration enforcement is key to transferring your case out of the Court System (and potentially ...
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2018 Hospital Privilege Update

Article by Daniel Margonari, Esq. Once a lawsuit is brought against a hospital and the discovery process gets underway, hospitals ...
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Upcoming Amendments to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23

Article by Lyle Washowich, Esq. and Courtney Brennan Amendments to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure Rule 23, governing class actions, ...
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David R. Johnson Delivers Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict for Gastroenterologist and Practice

An Allegheny County jury delivered a defense verdict in a case involving the death of a 62-year old woman from ...
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Burns White Attorney Obtains Defense Verdict for Physician-Client Medical Malpractice Trial

Burns White lawyer David R. Johnson successfully defended a medical malpractice case recently in which the plaintiffs were seeking in ...
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Another Defense Verdict for Railroad Team, 5th in 5 Months

T.H. Lyda and Edwin Palmer received another defense verdict on behalf of a Fortune 100 railroad client after a two-week ...
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Trump Administration May Have Triggered Process to Legalize Prescription Medical Marijuana

On October 10, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a notice for public comment on the impact of ...
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Burns White Attorneys Preserve Nominal Jury Award for Railroad in Derailment Litigation

Attorneys Dave Damico, Dan Donahoe and Nina Gusmar successfully preserved favorable trial court rulings and a minimal federal jury award for ...
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