Practice Points

Prop 65 Heads East?

By Paul V. Majkowski – March 30, 2019 | New York state is proposing changing their regulation of consumer and personal care products to be more like California’s.

Tips for Drafting Your Initial Set of Written Discovery

By Richard Tabura – March 30, 2019 | Don’t just copy and paste your requests to a personal injury plaintiff. Instead, consider following this checklist and writing your own.

Articles

Peering Behind the Curtain: A Closer Look at Peer Review and Predatory Journals

By Bill Childs – February 27, 2019 | Resources and strategies that can help identify such publications.

U.S. Litigation on the Disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Dismissed

By Michael S. Krzak – February 27, 2019 | The decision to dismiss on forum non conveniens grounds provides a detailed background of what factors courts look at in foreign air crash cases.

Audio

Mindfulness and Mental Health Tips for Lawyers in 2019

This Sound Advice covers five simple ways to improve your mental health as a practicing attorney, with specific tips centered around the benefits of mindfulness, the buzzword of our day. (11:52 min)

To Climb or Not to Climb

This Sound Advice discusses business development tips and tricks for young lawyers—how to "put yourself out there" without being a nuisance. (10:30 min)

Mass Torts Litigation

Learn how to get involved with the Mass Torts committee and maximize your Section membership!