A Federal Court jury in California recently awarded a $7.4 million verdict to a Plaintiff in a copyright infringement case. The trial involved the use of musicologist experts, highlighting the importance of expert witnesses during trial.
Generally, for every claim a plaintiff may make, a defendant has a defense that would protect the defendant and his actions from liability. One such defense is assumption of the risk.
A Dallas nurse has filed a lawsuit over her contraction of Ebola and her subsequent care. The case brings up some interesting legal principles that will be briefly introduced in this post.