Discovery Sanction Too Severe In $1M Vape Case, Panel Says

By Y. Peter Kang (April 17, 2024, 10:44 PM EDT) -- An Illinois appeals court has found that a default judgment granted against a vape shop accused of causing a customer's burn injuries, which led to a $1 million bench verdict, was too severe of a sanction for defense counsel's failure to timely comply with certain discovery requests....

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