IADC Committee Newsletters - Volume 87, Number 2.

The IADC boasts more than 25 Committees through which members network, expand and build skills, and further the objectives of the defense bar and business community. IADC Committees publish newsletters monthly, and below are the newsletters that were published from January 2020 to April 2020.

Business Litigation Committee

* Vermont Supreme Court Recognizes Exception to the Economic Loss Rule by Walter Judge (April 2020)

* A SLAPP in the Face to Free Speech? A Nationwide Overview of SLAPPs and Anti-SLAPP Lawsby Marcellus D. Chamberlain and Kyle V. Miller (March 2020)

* SCOTUS: No "Discovery Rule" Tolling for FDCPA One-Year Limitations Period; Circuit Split Resolved in Rotkiske v. Klemm by John Dollarhide and Phillip Sykes (February 2020)

Construction Law and Litigation Committee

* OSHA Safety and Reporting Guidelines: Changes in Response to the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic and Impact on the Construction Industry by Thomas M. Buckley

Employment Law Committee

* Practical Tips to Minimize Labor and Employment Risks Arising from the Coronavirus in the Workplace and Workforce by Bonnie Mayfield (March 2020)

* NLRB Reverses Course on Lawfulness of Policies Requiring Confidentiality of Open Workplace Investigations by Tara Martens Miller (January 2020)

In-House and Law Firm Management Committee

* Flat Fee Arrangements in Complex Litigation: A Workable Approach by Raymond T. Sheldon (March 2020)

Insurance and Reinsurance Committee

* Insurance Policies without Limits: More Pitfalls for Underwriters by Harmon C. Hayden (April 2020)

* Texas Supreme Court to Decide Two Eight-Corner Duty to Defend Cases This Term by Robert D. Allen (March 2020)

* Toeing the Line: When Professional Services are not Professional Services by Matthew S. Brown and Bryan M. Pritikin (February 2020)

Medical Defense and Health Law Committee

* Illinois Appellate Court Deems Mental Health Records Privileged in Neurological Brian Injury Case by Mark D. Hansen and Emily J. Perkins (April 2020)

Product Liability Committee

* Pending Overhaul of the Class Proceedings Landscape in Canada's Most Populous Province by Cheryl M. Woodin and Katrina E. Crocker (April 2020)

* Defeating Remand: Proving Fraudulent Joinder of a Non-Diverse Distributor by Robin Shah and...

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