Paul Williams Discusses Product Liability Trends in Roundtable
In a roundtable for Corporate Disputes magazine, Shook Partner and Co-Chair of the General Liability Litigation Practice Group Paul Williams reflects on trends in product liability litigation—including biometric privacy, autonomous vehicles and other emerging technologies—and their effects on companies.
Crouch and Cassis Explain Contact Sports Exception
Shook Partner Amy Crouch and Associate Kerensa Cassis have authored an article for Law360 detailing the role of the contact sports exception in concussion litigation.
Keenan Lists 7 Common Witness Prep Mistakes
Shook Partner Matt Keenan explains seven of the most common mistakes attorneys make when preparing company witnesses in an article for Law360.
Foot Locker Obtains Summary Judgment in FCRA Class Action
In a critical ruling for all employers who contract with third parties to conduct employment verification and background checks through E-Verify, retailer Foot Locker, Inc., won summary judgment in ta first-of-its-kind putative class action involving the definition of a “consumer report” under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and related California statutes.
Shook Wins Full Defense Verdict for Medical Device Maker
In a case where the plaintiff sought up to $40 million in damages, a Florida jury found for Shook's client on all counts after a four-week trial. After the win, the Shook team was nominated for "Litigators of the Week" by Litigation Daily.