11th Circuit

  • Supreme Court Evaluates Civil RICO's Scope

    The Supreme Court heard oral arguments that could expand the reach of civil RICO to companies that knowingly employ illegal immigrants.

  • Grand Theft Auto Suit Goes Forward

    The Alabama Supreme Court rejected an appeal to throw out a $600 million lawsuit against a group of video game makers and sellers responsible for the popular "Grand Theft Auto" series that blames the game for three murders.

  • Orkin To Pay $2.25 Million

    A 2003 arbitration panel's punitive damages award was reinstated, finding that Orkin Exterminating Inc. failed to deliver on its lifetime contract for termite protection.

  • NRA and Companies Duel Over Gun Legislation

    The rights of employers in Florida, Georgia and Alabama to control the presence of guns on their property and to set the terms and conditions of the workplace are in the crosshairs of the National Rifle Association. Bills pending in those states are among the latest in the powerful gun...

  • Court Upholds Unsigned Contracts

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit upheld a ruling that a 10-page letter to Gulfstream Aerospace sent to its employees that placed limits on employees' rights to sue the company is an enforceable contract. On July 15, 2005, Gulfstream Aerospace sent the letter to all of the...

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    Woman With Vertigo Can Sue ConAgra

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    SunTrust's Close Ties To Coke Land Bank In Court

  • Circuit Split Deepens On Discrimination Class Actions

    Eleventh Circuit Aligns With Pro-Business Side Of Debate

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