Home / Top Legal News /

Top Legal News

The ‘outrageous torts’ exception (access required)

Wet flowing mud texture

A tool that allows consumers to keep claims against a company from being forced into arbitration faces an uncertain future, following a recent ruling out of the South Carolina Supreme Court. The outrageous torts exception — which enables parties to ...

Read More »

Automaker can be sued over suicide (access required)

Deployed AirBags Car Accident Aftermath

Suicide is, by definition, self-inflicted, so the surviving family typically faces an uphill climb when suing someone whom they believe was responsible. It can be difficult to prove that an outside party “caused” the death in the legal sense of ...

Read More »