October 18, 2019 | Court Decisions |

The Increasing Sweep of Opioid Litigation

By : Meagan L. Thomson

States are now one step closer to holding the Sackler family individually liable for the role they and their pharmaceutical corporation, Purdue Pharma, played in creating and facilitating the nation’s…

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July 8, 2019 | Court Decisions |

Supreme Court Rules States Cannot Tax Trust Income Solely Based on Beneficiary’s Residence

By : Jason S. Palmisano

In N.C. Dep’t of Revenue v. Kimberley Rice Kaestner 1992 Family Trust, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision on June 21, 2019 holding the State of North Carolina…

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February 15, 2019 | Court Decisions |

RI Supreme Court Clarifies Insurers’ Obligations in Auto Accident Claims

By : Patrick J. McBurney, &

In a recent Rhode Island Supreme Court decision, the Court clarified the duty owed, or better yet not owed, by an insurer to third party claimants in auto accident matters….

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