Litigation

Explore high-profile lawsuits, and learn more about suing someone—or what to do when you get sued yourself.

Can You Sue If you are a victim of Identity Theft?

Getting justice or at least a little help as an identity theft victim is difficult but there is progress on the horizon. Read more.

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Island Nations may sue U.S. over Climate Change

The recent tsunami claimed hundreds of thousands of lives and caused billions of dollars in damage. But even after the cleanup is complete, many…

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Pepsi Accuses Coke of Deceptive Advertising

Pepsi and Coke are battling it out again. This time the dust up is about the carbonated rivals' sports drinks.

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The Most Outrageous Jury Verdicts Ever Awarded

Man oh man, people got all in a huff when McDonald's jumpin' java scalded Stella Liebeck and the jury awarded her almost $3 million dollars. But,…

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Can You Sue a Restaurant for Making You Obese?

When it comes to caloric intake, who is really responsible? There is some disagreement on the subject.

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Are you liable for goods you sell on your website?

There are ways to protect your business from potential product liability problems before they happen.

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Top Ten Frivolous Lawsuits

We've all heard the one about the woman who spilled scalding coffee and successfully sued McDonald's. We've also heard reports of burglars suing…

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Objection: Hearsay! What Is the Hearsay Rule, and What are the Exceptions to It?

Hearsay evidence is typically inadmissable in legal proceedings, but there are exceptions.

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Jury Dodgers: What Really Happens if You Ignore Your Jury Summons?

There are serious consequences if you decide to skip out on jury duty.

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Donald Trump's Casino Company Files Third Bankruptcy

How do you distance yourself when a company that shares your name files bankruptcy for the third time? Quit.

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