Friday, November 25, 2011
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
We wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving! We are, as ever, grateful for our readers, correspondents, and so on.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Courthouse News Service reports on an interesting case out of Texas, Medlen v. Strickland (pdf). In Medlen, the Texas Court of Appeals "ruled that the owners of a mistakenly euthanized dog can sue to recover the sentimental value of their lost pet, reversing and remanding the ruling of a trial court."
Animal Law Blog also have coverage
Monday, November 21, 2011
From the good people at Drug & Device Law comes word of a federal district court opinion finding that each "plaintiff's individual medical condition/history is relevant" to a medical monitoring claim under Pennsylvania law. As D&D points out, this holding creates an individual issue, which should defeat class certification of a medical monitoring claim.