February 4, 2013
Arizona Daily Sun | February 4, 2013
A state legislator wants to impose some new requirements on judges and attorneys in his bid to cut down on medical malpractice lawsuits.
January 28, 2013
Wall Street Journal | Subscription Required | January 28, 2013
Arizona lawmakers last year were debating a law laying out guidelines for an up-and-coming technology: self-driving vehicles. Then they got to a question they couldn't steer around: Who is to blame if a driverless car gets in a wreck?
October 11, 2012
Inside Tucson Business | October 11, 2012
Proposition 115, judicial selection, was referred to the Nov. 6 ballot by the Legislature. The proposal would change the way the Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC) is appointed, giving the governor more power over who is selected.
October 10, 2012
Arizona Republic | October 10, 2012
Arizona’s “merit selection” system for choosing some judges is neither as good as supporters claim nor as bad as critics depict. Similarly, the modest changes in the system Proposition 115 would make hardly justify the hyperventilating of its opponents.
June 25, 2012
Prescott News | June 25, 2012
Representative Karen Fann and Speaker of the House Andy Tobin were honored to be recognized tonight at the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and the Arizona Manufacturer's Council.
June 22, 2012
American Lawyer | June 22, 2012
Greenberg Traurig and Quarles & Brady have agreed to fork over a combined $87.5 million to resolve claims that they failed to put the brakes on a $900 million Ponzi scheme carried out by two mortgage-industry clients.
June 7, 2012
Legal Newsline | June 7, 2012
The sponsor of legislation that would require asbestos bankruptcy trusts to provide more information on claims amended his bill Wednesday, while changes proposed by Democrats were rejected.
May 25, 2012
Associated Press | May 25, 2012
A lawsuit filed by public interest law firms on behalf of homeowners tries to block Arizona from using part of a foreclosure settlement to help balance the next state budget.
February 9, 2012
Arizona Republic | February 9, 2012
The Arizona Legislature is considering a tort-reform measure that supporters say could make the state more attractive to manufacturers and opponents say will protect companies whose products hurt or kill.
February 3, 2012
AZ Central | February 3, 2012
In a key victory for the medical community, the Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled that doctors and hospitals facing malpractice charges do not have the same limits on the kind of information they may present in expert testimony that their accusers face.
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