A lawsuit was filed last month challenging Alabama’s method of electing appellate judges statewide. Read more
The decision in Merrill Lynch v. Manning was before the Supreme Court on appeal from the Third Circuit. Read more
The ruling was in litigation over a bus crash that injured 42 people. Read more
A Florida appeals court has upheld a $70.1 million judgment against Arizona Chemical Co. over defective carpet resin. Read more
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined Philip Morris USA Inc.’s request to review an Oregon jury’s $25 million punitive damage award. Read more
While it’s not something I advocate, or even approve, the truth is parties routinely enter into confidential settlements in product liability cases. Read more
It should be noted that even though the Florida Supreme Court decertified the original Engle class and overturned a $145 billion verdict. Read more
The changes the people of Alabama implemented in 1973 to streamline our judiciary have allowed Alabama to make many advancements in its court system. Read more
President Barack Obama created a fire storm when he nominated D.C. Circuit Chief Judge Merrick B. Garland to fill the U.S Supreme Court seat left vacant by the unexpected death of Justice An... Read more
I have a great deal of respect for Justice Scalia’s years of service and dedication to the practice of law. Read more
If you would like to subscribe to the Jere Beasley Report digital edition, simply visit our Subscriptions page and provide the necessary information or call us at 800-898-2034.
Attorney Advertising - Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.