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Friday, September 5, 2008

Personal Injury Roundup No. 6 (9/5/08)

In a week that saw hurricanes and the Republican National Convention, here's what happened in torts.

Reform, Legislation, Policy

New Lawsuits

Trials, Settlements & Other Ends

  • Two class actions skews statistics showing a big uptick in trials (ABA Journal)

Appeals

Damages

  • A San Diego jury has awarded $40 million in punies in a case in which a helicopter crash killed 4 Marines.  (Cal Punitive Damages)

Miscellaneous

--CJR

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