Pennsylvania and the Swinging Pendulum in Mass Tort Litigation
Pennsylvania sees plenty of litigation, and is one barometer for the pendulum swings that are part of mass tort litigation. Tow new articles relate to the Pennsylvania-relate swings and courts.
Is the Third Circuit trying to kill class actions? Alison Frankel offers insightful commentary and many links to briefing in ongoing class actions that some view as precedent setting.
Meanwhile, the Drug & Device blog is celebrating its perception of a defense-side swing of the pendulum in Philadelphia state court cases.