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Trial News


Trial News is a twice-monthly online news supplement to Trial magazine. Available exclusively to AAJ members, this award-winning e-newsletter brings you timely, staff-written news stories on recent developments in the law, as well as additional case summaries to supplement Trial's "Verdicts & Settlements" section. It is delivered by email twice a month.

See below for a sample of the current issue. To access the current issue and more, members login here.

Top Story

  • SCOTUS upholds forced arbitration clauses, class action waivers in employment contracts
    Alyssa E. Lambert

Verdicts & Settlements

  • Sexual assault of inmates
  • Failure to yield right of way
  • Failure to timely remediate bed bug infestation
  • Unsafe work conditions
  • Negligent supervision

Other News

  • AAJ releases report on protecting rights of servicemembers and veterans
    Diane M. Zhang
  • University cannot claim sovereign immunity in Title IX case, Eighth Circuit rules
    Kate Halloran
  • California high court adopts ‘ABC test’ to determine independent contractor status
    Mandy Brown
  • Admissible evidence not required at class certification stage, Ninth Circuit holds
    Diane M. Zhang
  • Ninth Circuit ‘regretfully’ affirms dismissal under Feres doctrine
    Mandy Brown