Category: Cases

NY OGC Opinion on Agent Website Advertising

The NY Office of General Counsel issued an opinion recently that addresses a question about website advertising.  While the question and answer were pretty narrowly drawn, it is always helpful to get some additional insight into how the various in…

Battling Bartenders Highlight Holiday Safety

Local law enforcement handed out citations – of merit – to area bartenders today for concocting alcohol-free drinks in honor of designated drivers.     Los Angeles-based mixologists squared off in the Battle of the Barte…

Bartenders Battle To Raise DUI Awareness

Battling bartenders will descend on a downtown Los Angeles hot spot today to promote responsible holiday hospitality by competing to create the best alcohol-free mocktail. Hosted by the Insurance Information Network of California® and L.A. LIVE, th…

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Dukes v. Wal-Mart Petition on Scope of Class Actions

By Sandra I. Weishart
On December 6, 2010, the United States Supreme Court granted certiorari in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., v. Dukes, no. 10-277, agreeing to hear Wal-Mart’s appeal of a California district court’s order certifying a class alleging sex disc…