Brian Cummings helps patients, families find justice in malpractice cases

A resident physician’s undetected error may have cost a patient her life during treatment at Vanderbilt University Medical Center – just the type of case Nashville attorney Brian Cummings seeks to address.

Fla. court reform group: Engle rulings denying tobacco companies chance to defend against big judgments

Appeals | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court recently refused to hear appeals from three tobacco companies ordered to pay punitive damages in eight Florida cases decided under so-called Engle rulings, according to a Florida Watchdog report, even though the companies claimed they had not been given the chance to build their defense.

Missouri high court says Johnson & Johnson powder suit belongs in St. Louis county, not city

Asbestos | Mar 4, 2019

JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Supreme Court recently ruled in a 4-3 decision that a plaintiff in a class action against Johnson & Johnson over ovarian cancer claims should have his case addressed in St. Louis County Circuit Court, not St. Louis City Circuit Court.

Delaware court to hear Verition Partners Master Fund, Verition Multi-Strategy Master Fund v. Aruba Networks

Delaware | Feb 27, 2019

The Delaware Supreme Court will hear the case of Verition Partners Master Fund LTD and Verition Multi-Strategy Master Fund LTD v. Aruba Networks Inc. at 10:01 a.m. on Wednesday, March 27.

Michigan Supreme Court to hear Michigan Association of Home Builders v. city of Troy

Michigan | Feb 26, 2019

The Michigan Supreme Court will hear the case of Michigan Association of Home Builders v. city of Troy at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 7.