Monday, October 6, 2008
Today is First Monday. Hip Hip Hooray!
The Court kicked off the term with Altria v. Good. This case considers whether the pre-emption doctrine will bar lawsuits by plaintiffs attempting to recover damages - under state law - from the tobacco industry for the detrimental use of "light" cigarettes. More here.
What cases will you be watching this term? How will you use them in your classes?