Trials Law360 provides breaking news and analysis of major state and federal trials across the U.S. Coverage includes on-the-ground reporting of trials from opening statements to sentencing, as well as pre- and post-trial disputes.
The Texas Supreme Court on Friday agreed to review two State Farm Lloyds discovery disputes in which the insurer argues intrusive and unjustified electronic discovery in multidistrict litigation alleging State Farm defrauded policyholders by underpaying wind and hailstorm claims.
A Texas federal jury on Wednesday awarded a former African-American employee of the state’s Department of Transportation about $370,000 for claims he was fired because of his race.
A Texas federal jury on Thursday found in Harley-Davidson Inc.’s favor in an injured couple’s $3.4 million suit alleging their motorcycle was defectively designed because it didn’t have anti-lock brakes, which would have prevented their crash.
A Pennsylvania appeals court on Friday affirmed a $3 million jury verdict in a medical malpractice suit accusing doctors of causing a four-year delay in a lung cancer diagnosis, saying a trial judge didn't err by excluding evidence regarding the patient's history of smoking and depression.
For proof that Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP’s trial team belongs among Law360’s Practice Groups of the Year, look no further than the astronomical $3 billion verdict it landed for HP against Oracle in June, though if you did, you’d find a number of additional high-profile victories with enormous sums as well.