Sun Chemical Corp. v. Fike Corp. & Suppression Systems Inc.

In Sun Chemical Corp. v. Fike Corp. & Suppression Systems Inc., the Supreme Court responded to a certified quzoomestion from the 3rd Circuit, and in so doing dealt a blow to tort-reform advocates. The Supreme Court held that the state’s Products Liabilities Act — which allows for only basic tort damages — does not preempt … Read more

Friedman v. Martinez

The Supreme Court tackled the tort of “intrusion upon seclusion” in this case where a janitor installed hidden cameras in various women’s bathrooms and locker rooms in a building he serviced. Sixty women who worked in the building filed suit for damages. And about half of those plaintiffs were able to identify themselves in the … Read more