DOAR’s Dr. Roy and his interactive quiz ”Will You Be Seated On A Jury?“ featured in today’s New York Times.
Do you believe in an “eye for an eye”? What do your parents do for a living? Do you watch “CSI”? “Dateline”? Read PerezHilton.com? Have you ever undergone a medical procedure that required an...Read Full Article >
On June 30, 2014, in a 118 page opinion, Judge Paul Gardephe of the SDNY overturned the 2013 conspiracy to kidnap conviction of Gilberto Valle, the so-called “cannibal cop.” Valle’s Internet postings, while abhorrent, existed only in the virtual world of the Internet. Joseph DeMarco, an internet lawyer, contrasted the virtual world with the “kinetic world,” and observed that Judge Gardephe saw a relative lack of corroborative evidence from the kinetic world for Valle’s virtual communications. Julia Gatto, Valle’s attorney said, “He is guilty of nothing more...Read Full Article >
How They Play On Corporate Stereotypes And What You Can Do About It
John G. McCabe, Ph.D.
“When I first became a juror, I have to say, I was not inclined to favor your client.” That’s what an actual juror said after she and the rest of the jury returned a unanimous verdict in favor of our client, a Fortune 100 corporation. The case involved a plaintiff who claimed to be blowing the whistle on the company for fraud for which he...Read Full Article >
DOAR ASSISTS CROWELL & MORING IN VICTORY AT TRIAL OF U.S. ex rel. NYLE HOOPER v. LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, A qui tam ACTION BROUGHT UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT (FCA)
Los Angeles, CA – DOAR congratulates Mark Troy, Jeffrey Rutherford, Mana Elihu Lombardo and Megan Weisberger of Crowell & Moring for their excellent work and a well-deserved win. DOAR supported the victory secured by Lockheed Martin Corporation, against Nyle Hooper. After one day of deliberation, a jury in the Central District...Read Full Article >