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Further Reading From Washington Legal Foundation

 

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A Win For Federalism: Kentucky Court Vacates Punitive Damage Award

By Theodore B. Olson, former Solicitor General of the United States and a partner with the law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, where he serves as co-chair of the Appellate and Constitutional Law Practice Group, and heads the firm’s crisis management team; and Thomas H. Dupree, Jr., an associate at the firm.

Legal Opinion Letter, December 17, 2004, 2 pages   Download a PDF of the Publication

A Punitive Damages Primer: Post-State Farm Strategies

By Christina J. Imre, a partner with the San Francisco law firm Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold LLP. Foreword by Laurel Thurston, Senior Counsel and Assistant Vice President, Republic Indemnity Company. Monograph, October 2004    Download a PDF of this Publication

New California Law Grants State 75% Of Punitive Damage Award
By Victor E. Schwartz, Mark A. Behrens and Cary Silverman, attorneys in the Public Policy Group of Shook, Hardy & Bacon, L.L.P. in Washington, D.C.
Legal Opinion Letter, September 3, 2004, 2 pages   
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The End Of The “Sting?” - California Supreme Court To Review Punitive Damage Standards

By David T. Biderman, a litigation partner in Perkins Coie LLC who practices in the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices; and Kyann C. Kalin, an associate in Perkins Coie LLC who practices in the San Francisco office.

Legal Backgrounder, July 23, 2004     Download a PDF of this Publication

Conversations With: Punitive Damages

Features The Honorable Dick Thornburgh, Counsel to the law firm Kirkpatrick & Lockhart LLP moderating a discussion with Andrew L. Frey, and Evan M. Tager , partners with the law firm Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw L.L.P.
Conversations With, December 2003  
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Federal Tax Deduction For Punitive Damage Payments Comes Under Fire

By Mark A. Behrens and Kimberly D. Sander attorneys in the Public Policy Group of the law firm Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. in Washington, D.C.

Legal Opinion Letter, December 19, 2003   Download a PDF of this Publication

How To Fight Punitive Damage Awards In Court

By Theodore B. Olson, Solicitor General of the United States, and Theodore J. Boutrous, Jr., a partner in the Los Angeles office of the law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Foreword by Allen E. Murray, former Chairman and CEO, Mobil Corporation; Introduction by Anne H. McNamara, Senior Vice President Administration and General Counsel, AMR Corp.; Preface by L. Gordon Crovitz, former Assistant Editorial Page Editor, The Wall Street Journal and current editor of the Far Eastern Review.    Monograph, December 1991, 34 pages

 

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