In a recent opinion, Nationwide Prop & Casualty Insurance Co. V. The Fireline Corporation v. Chesapeake Sprinkler Company, No. 1:20-cv-00684-JRR, the United States District Court for the District of Maryland held that a fire sprinkler company’s alleged failure to drain a dry system’s low point drain fell within the scope of an Agreement between the parties, and therefore, the Plaintiff’s claims were barred
Two privileges recognized in New Jersey allow for certain confidential communications and materials to be withheld from discovery. These privileges are the attorney-client privilege and the work-product doctrine.
Let’s face it: New Jersey’s Offer of Judgment Rule 4:58 can be a bit convoluted, even after its September 2022 amendment. So, let’s break down the instructions of this litigation “game” and consequences of non-acceptance step-by-step.
MURPHY SANCHEZ, PLLC SUCCESSFUL ON A MOTION TO DISMISS FOR LACK OF PERSONAL JURISDICTION IN U.S.D.C.
The United States District Court for the District of Maryland (Southern Division) recently granted Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss in Mindy Toombs v. Lowe’s Home Centers, LLC, No. GLS-22-2244, a burn injury and products liability case, finding that there was no personal jurisdiction over the Defendant in the state of Maryland…