Rudovsky

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Rudovsky v. West Publishing: Motion denied, remittitur ordered.

March 31, 2011

By Jason Wilson Well, Judge Fullam has issued an order in Rudovsky v. West Publishing denying the defendant’s motion for judgment as a matter of law (or for new trial) and upheld the award of compensatory damages ($90,ooo per defendant) and ordered a remittitur of the punitive damages award to $110,000 per defendant, certainly a [...]

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On editing & updating standards.

March 30, 2011

By Jason Wilson I’ve been catching up with some light reading of various deposition transcripts in Rudovsky v. West Publishing Corp., No. 09-CV-727 (E.D. Penn.), which were publicly available through Pacer.gov. While we wait for the court’s decision on West’s motion for judgment as a matter of law, I’ve reprinted some interesting excerpts related to [...]

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Give me your money! (A comment on relationships.)

April 22, 2010

Next month, the case of Rudovsky v. West Publishing Corporation will go on trial. If you are unfamiliar with it, I suggest you hit up the link and read the background. And then come back here for the juicy bits, as revealed in the testimony given during the April 14, 2009 hearing on the plaintiffs request [...]

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