Top Personal Injury, Med Mal News & Rulings: Midyear Report

By Y. Peter Kang (June 30, 2021, 8:19 PM EDT) -- A U.S. Supreme Court ruling holding that Nestle and Cargill can't be held liable for alleged child slavery on African cocoa farms and a new legal standard for medical malpractice cases in Massachusetts are among Law360's top personal injury and medical malpractice cases for the first six months of 2021.

And while not rulings, various state legislatures grabbed headlines for enacting laws shielding businesses from coronavirus injury suits.

Here, Law360 sums up some of the most significant rulings and developments so far this year.

High Court Sides With Nestle, Cargill in Child Labor Suit

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