United States: The Court Holds That Third-Party Counterclaim Defendants Cannot Remove Cases To Federal Court - Caplin & Drysdale
Monday, 10 June 2019 In a 5-4 decision last week, Justice Thomas joined Justices Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor, and Kagan to hold that two removal statutes, the general removal provision and the removal provision in the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005
FILE PHOTO: Lawyer Michael Avenatti speaks as he departs federal court in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.S., May 28, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri (Reuters) - Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented porn star Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against U.S. Geoffrey Johnson is seeking at...
Reuters reports that Sarah Palin can pursue her defamation claims against the NY Times. A federal appeals court revived her defamation lawsuit against the publication. Palin sued over an editorial that..
On Friday in New York, R. Kelly pleaded not guilty to charges that he ran a criminal sex ring. Kelly is charged with recruiting women and underage girls to have sex with him. He is accused of isolating..