NTL member files two more opioid lawsuits

Beasley Allen has filed its fourth and fifth lawsuits against opioid manufacturers and distributors on behalf of an Alabama city or county government. The complaints, filed on behalf of Limestone County, Alabama, and the city of Anniston, alleges the marketing … Continue reading

NTL member wins flooding lawsuit against Army Corps of Engineers

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A federal judge in Washington, D.C. ruled on March 13, 2018 that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers bears responsibility for causing recurrent flooding and damaging farms and property in four Midwest states along the Missouri River: Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska … Continue reading

Potential parents prepare legal action against fertility clinics

A wave of would-be parents is heading to court after a Ohio fertility clinic notified 700 patients last week that their frozen eggs or embryos may have been damaged after a storage tank lost liquid nitrogen that was critical to … Continue reading

Days in the Dallas Co. Jail raising money for bail

Dallas County, Texas is being sued over the constitutionality of its bail system by the ACLU, Civil Rights Corps, the Texas Fair Defense Project, the Texas Organizing Project, Faith in Texas, and six plaintiffs. The county’s cash bail system is … Continue reading

Podcast: The addicted lawyer

Krambule’s treatment included sedatives, pain killers and sleep aids, that reached to more than  30 pills per day. As a result, the cocktail of medications “metabolized and accumulated” in Randy Krambule’s body.

  Attorney Brian Cuban, the brother of billionaire Mark Cuban, struggled with low self-esteem and depression, which in turn led to substance abuse and the destruction of his legal career. Cuban recalls how his lifelong struggle caused his life to … Continue reading

Savannah, Ga. Trial Attorneys Secure Record-Setting $18 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict in Chatham County

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  Harris Lowry Manton LLP partner and National Trial Lawyers — Top 100 member Jeffrey R. Harris and associate Yvonne S. Godfrey – along with Owen C. Murphy of Owen Murphy, P.C. and Medical Malpractice Trial Lawyers Association — Top … Continue reading

Podcast: Building an automated law practice

How can evolving technology and software help you run a better law practice? Conor Malloy has some answers in this podcast from Lawyerist. Malloy talks about merging his knowledge of technology and legal processes to reduce some of the friction … Continue reading

Tracing the history of Citizens United: How corporations became people, too

How did corporations gain the same rights as US citizens under the Fourteenth Amendment? It can be traced all the way back to the 19th century when a “wily legal team” working on behalf of railroad corporation Southern Pacific convinced … Continue reading

NTL member secures $1M for client in rear-end traffic accident

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National Trial Lawyers member James Kimball of Seigel Law, LLC in Ridgewood, New Jersey has secured a $1 million settlement in a lawsuit over a rear-end collision that left his client with back and neck injuries. Kimball reports that the … Continue reading

NTL member settles construction injury case for $1M

National Trial Lawyers member Roger Booth of Booth & Koskoff in Torrence, California has settled a construction injury lawsuit for more than $1 million over a worker left paralyzed when he fell off a roof after tripping on a protruding … Continue reading