The Litigation Daily The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The AmLaw Litigation Daily. en-us Copyright 2016. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. The Litigation Daily Litigator of the Week: A Stunning Reversal by the Second Circuit? Priceless. Cravath, Swaine & Moore Chairman Evan Chesler won vindication for American Express before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit--and handed the U.S. Department of Justice a major loss. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:18:43 EDT 1202768914484 Why the 9/11 Victims Law is a Terrible Idea You?ve got to wonder how many members of Congress who voted on Wednesday to override President Obama?s veto of a bill allowing the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia actually think it?s a good idea. Because it's not. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:55:47 EDT 1202768818665 SCOTUS Preview: Four Cases You Should Know About The new Supreme Court term is just around the corner, kicking off on October 4. In anticipation, four experts on Tuesday offered insights on cases to watch as well as the court?s composition and future. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:21:35 EDT 1202768708751 VW to Foreign Plaintiffs: Quit Fishing and Do Your Own Discovery On behalf of the secretaries and administrative assistants and file clerks of the world: discovery sucks. Which is why when foreign plaintiffs requested copies of all the documents--20 million pages--that Volkswagen has produced as part of multi-district litigation in San Francisco federal court, my initial reaction was 'Sure, hand ?em over.' Except it's not that simple Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:48:58 EDT 1202768604912 Wait, How Is Dentons a More ?Fearsome? Litigation Opponent Than Quinn Emanuel? For three years in a row, the same quartet of firms topped BTI Consulting Group?s 'Fearsome Foursome' list of most-feared opponents in court. Until now, when Dentons displaced Quinn Emanuel at the top. Except....why? Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:16:08 EDT 1202768480791