Takeaways From McPhee V. DePuy's Preemption Pronouncement
October 29, 2013, 2:02 PM EDT
Law360, New York (October 29, 2013, 2:02 PM EDT) -- We think most litigators would agree that doing legal research is sometimes like following Hansel and Gretel’s trail of bread crumbs. You sort of wander around in the darkness for a little while reading cases that Westlaw or Lexis thought you might be looking for — but they turn out to be dead ends.
Then you pick up a faint scent of warm bread and you start to follow it. And in that first crumb of a case you find a cite to another case that...