Finish off the year with a round-up of the seminal appellate cases for 2017. Our presenters dive deep into an analysis of those cases that you may have had time to only glance at—or missed—during your busy year. This year’s topics include an update on class actions jurisprudence, as well as a discussion of how the courts have applied Ledcor Construction v. Northbridge on the issue of standard of appellate review for interpretation of contracts.
Paul Pape, Shantona Chaudhury and Cristina Senese successfully appealed MDS’ entire $25M award. The main issue concerned the interpretation of an exclusion clause in a