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There are amicus briefs from the civil liberties organizations, like the Brennan Center for Justice and the ACLU, the very conservative Washington Legal Foundation, and Human Rights Watch, which on the international level exposes wrongdoing without regard to the politics of the right or the left. Legislators ...
The stampede to sue is driven, at least in part, by the fears of cities and counties that they might be “left out in the cold” when a vast settlement agreement is reached, said Glenn G. Lammi, chief counsel at the Washington Legal Foundation, which generally opposes litigation that could stifle commerce.

That was a tactic used successfully almost 20 years ago by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration during litigation with the Washington Legal Foundation over policies related to off-label promotion. After losing a district court decision, the FDA on appeal began characterizing its policies as merely a safe ...
That was a tactic used successfully almost 20 years ago by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration during litigation with the Washington Legal Foundation over policies related to off-label promotion. After losing a district court decision, the FDA on appeal began characterizing its policies as merely a safe ...
As 2018 gains full speed, it's time for my annual look at trends in the nation's longest-running personal injury litigation – asbestos. You may have peripheral awareness of it due to those “if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma” ads, but its reach is beyond those sound bites playing on ...
The Washington Legal Foundation, a free-market advocacy group and think tank, is charging that the Food and Drug Administration is leaning too heavily on guidance documents in lieu of regulations, undercutting the Administrative Procedure Act and causing excessive burdens on affected industries.

“But the agency's embrace of informal rulemaking imposes significant and unwarranted regulatory burdens on affected businesses.” Samp is chief counsel for the 40-year-old Washington Legal Foundation (WLF). While WLF's seven-page comment was in response to how FDA might improve regulations on ...
When the St. Louis court declined any further review, attorneys for the DeCosters filed a writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court. The DeCosters gained support from the broader business community on the issue. The National Association of Manufacturers, Cato Institute, Washington Legal Foundation, ...
Filing in support of the carrier as amici curiae were the Cigar Association of America, Inc.; the U.S. Chamber of Commerce; the American Trucking Associations, Inc.; the State of Louisiana; the State of Arkansas; the Commonwealth of Kentucky; and the Washington Legal Foundation. Each has offered a ...
In 2003 the Alliance and the Washington Legal Foundation went to Federal court to argue that terminal patients with no options left but death have a constitutional right to therapy if under the care of a qualified physician. They lost in an appeals court in 2007, but as Ronald L. Trowbridge and Steven Walker ...
The Department of Labor's fiduciary rule violates the First Amendment by restricting the truthful, commercial speech of financial advisers, the Washington Legal Foundation told a federal appeals court ( Chamber of Commerce v. U.S. Dep't of Labor , 5th Cir., No. 17-10238, amicus brief filed 5/9/17 ).
According to Cory Andrews, senior litigation counsel with the Washington Legal Foundation who was at the argument (WLF filed an amicus brief supporting Fox et al.
According to Cory Andrews, senior litigation counsel with the Washington Legal Foundation who was at the argument (WLF filed an amicus brief supporting Fox et al.
Drug and device manufacturers have criticized the FDA's off-label promotion restrictions over the past two decades. Those policies have stemmed from another FDAMA section, 401.
Writing in Forbes, the Washington Legal Foundation's Cory L. Andrews has praised Coffman: Despite [the outcome of the November election], and notwithstanding the ruling from the Colorado Supreme Court, the Boulder commissioners remained undaunted ...
Writing in Forbes, the Washington Legal Foundation's Cory L. Andrews has praised Coffman: Despite [the outcome of the November election], and notwithstanding the ruling from the Colorado Supreme Court, the Boulder commissioners remained undaunted ...
My purpose here is very narrow. In 2005, when Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch was in private legal practice, he co-authored a paper published by the Washington Legal Foundation. (It is an organization, for whom I, too, have written.) This paper is ...

The conservative Washington Legal Foundation says the three-month prison terms given to Austin and Peter DeCoster abused a doctrine that allows corporate officials to be held criminally liable for employee misconduct.
"For senior officials to do their jobs properly, they can't have in the back of their mind the potential to be sued based on their conduct," said Richard Samp, chief counsel of the Washington Legal Foundation, who filed a brief on behalf of the former ...
"These people perhaps don't quite understand what is the definition of a conflict of interest," said Richard Samp, chief counsel of the Washington Legal Foundation, which threatened to sue the CDC for violating federal law when it drafted the opioid ...
"The court should take this opportunity to support bedrock due process," Cory Andrews, the senior litigation attorney for the Washington Legal Foundation - one of BNSF's supporters - said in a statement. BNSF, a Delaware corporation whose principal ...
... support from organizations supporting free enterprise including the Chamber of Commerce of the U.S., the National Association of Manufacturers, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers, the Washington Legal Foundation, and the Cata Institute.
Senior government officials should not be regularly second-guessed by lawsuits seeking money damages from them in their personal capacity," said Richard Samp, chief counsel at the Washington Legal Foundation and author of a brief from four former ...
The Washington Legal Foundation, which has repeatedly battled the Environmental Protection Agency over clean air and water rules, received at least $320,000 from Exxon Mobil between 2008 and 2015 in $40,000 donations.
Gordon is represented by attorneys Richard A. Samp, Cory L. Andrews, and Mark S. Chenoweth of the Washington Legal Foundation. Their Nov. 17 petition to the Supreme Court mainly focuses on whether Cordray's August 2013 statement of ratification ...
In a press release (PDF), the Washington Legal Foundation deemed the cert grant a victory in the fight against patent trolls that buy patents and sue for infringement in friendly jurisdictions.
Beats Electronics, LLC, the Washington Legal Foundation is urging the California Supreme Court to hear the case and use it as an occasion to reconsider its approach to the subject: "California's conception of the parol evidence rule creates uncertainty ...
The Washington Legal Foundation (WLF) argued that FDA's "adequate and well controlled" standard for approval should not be the standard for falsity, and that the standard for what is misleading should take the intended audience into account.
But the Washington Legal Foundation, a D.C.-based public interest law firm that has filed briefs in opposition to the persuader rule, including the Texas case, applauded the judge's decision.
... place more obligations on parties to provide the court with a record before notifications are sent out," Christopher P. Gramling, assistant general counsel to Eli Lilly and Company, wrote in a counsel's advisory for the Washington Legal Foundation ...
PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) - The Washington Legal Foundation is among those groups calling on a federal appeals court to overturn a lower court's decision that, they argue, would undermine class-wide settlements by permitting plaintiff states to ...
In 1984, Geraldine Ferraro, Walter Mondale's running mate and the first woman vice-presidential candidate from a major party, faced an investigation by a House ethics panel stemming from complaints made by the Washington Legal Foundation, a right-wing ...
During a recent webinar sponsored by the Washington Legal Foundation, we explored the impacts intensive individual-focused criminal enforcement can have on an industry, using the recent history of criminal enforcement of food safety laws as a case study.
The court battles that have garnered so much attention recently can be traced back to at least the 1990s, with the famed decision in Washington Legal Foundation v. Henney, 56 F. Supp. 2d 81, 85 (D.D.C. 1999), vacated as moot by 202 F.3d 331 (D.C. Cir.
The court battles that have garnered so much attention recently can be traced back to at least the 1990s, with the famed decision in Washington Legal Foundation v. Henney, 56 F. Supp. 2d 81, 85 (D.D.C. 1999), vacated as moot by 202 F.3d 331 (D.C. Cir.
TC Heartland has also received support from 32 Internet companies, retailers, and associations as well as the Washington Legal Foundation. We hope the Supreme Court takes this opportunity to look closely at patent venue. However, it may be that ...
The court battles that have garnered so much attention recently can be traced back to at least the 1990s, with the famed decision in Washington Legal Foundation v. Henney, 56 F. Supp. 2d 81, 85 (D.D.C. 1999), vacated as moot by 202 F.3d 331 (D.C. Cir.
TC Heartland has also received support from 32 Internet companies, retailers, and associations as well as the Washington Legal Foundation. We hope the Supreme Court takes this opportunity to look closely at patent venue. However, it may be that ...
After a string of successful prosecutions of food industry managers and executives, the defense bar is getting ready to bite back.
Originally published in Washington Legal Foundation Legal Backgrounder (September 2016). The content of this article is intended to provide a general guide to the subject matter.
Chrysler's petition, filed by Thomas Dupree of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, had drawn support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Washington Legal Foundation and other business groups. The Center for Auto Safety was represented in the high court by ...
Shook Partner Frank Cruz-Alvarez and Associate Ravika Rameshwar have authored an article for the Washington Legal Foundation's Legal Pulse discussing a New York federal court's dismissal of a class action centered on infant formula marketed as ...
Chrysler's petition, filed by Thomas Dupree of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, had drawn support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Washington Legal Foundation and other business groups. The Center for Auto Safety was represented in the high court by ...
For the upcoming October term, Scalia's absence looks to have caused the Supreme Court to change its behavior in terms of the cases it chose to take, said former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal at a recent Washington Legal Foundation event. "I do ...
One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law.
One pharma-aligned group, the Washington Legal Foundation, said the lack of disclosure constituted a "clear violation" of federal law.
... places a heavy new content-based and viewpoint-based burden on speech that would push Section 203 well over the edge of constitutionality," the Washington Legal Foundation wrote in its brief, filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of ...
The Washington Legal Foundation, a pro-business advocacy group, praised Land for his "spot-on critique of the multi-district litigation process.
The Cato Institute has joined with the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Washington Legal Foundation, the Reason Foundation and twelve criminal and business law professors in requesting the full Eleventh Circuit to rehear the case ...
The Washington Legal Foundation, a pro-business advocacy group, praised Land for his "spot-on critique of the multi-district litigation process.


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