Date: February 19, 2021

Foley & Mansfield Partner Ann I. Park Recognized as Diversity Champion by California Law Pathways

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Date: February 19, 2021
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Foley & Mansfield Partner Ann I. Park Recognized as Diversity Champion by California Law Pathways

Foley & Mansfield congratulates Los Angeles partner Ann Park on receiving the Diversity Champion Award from California LAW (Leadership Access Workforce) Pathways, an organization dedicated to building a diversity pipeline into the field of law, for her work with the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s High School Mentoring Program. https://lnkd.in/dqVaUqT

Florida Supreme Court Ruling Upends “Marriage Before Injury” Common Law Understanding of Spousal Recovery in Wrongful Death Cases

The Florida Supreme Court has upended a longstanding common law understanding of spousal recovery in wrongful death cases. In a recent decision, the Florida Supreme Court held that a spouse who married a decedent after the onset of the injury that caused decedent’s death is in fact a “surviving spouse” […]

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Thermonuclear Verdicts on the Rise According to Recent Study

Marathon Strategies published a study regarding the rise in the number of “nuclear verdicts”—those with verdicts surpassing $10 million in damages—in the United States in 2023 and termed a new phrase– “thermonuclear verdicts.” The number of cases with nuclear verdicts has increased in 2023 by 27% from 2022, a 15-year […]

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EPA’s Final Rule to Reduce Methane and Other Pollution from Oil and Natural Gas Operations

In November 2021, pursuant to the Biden Administration’s “U.S. Methane Emissions Reduction Plan” and under the terms of the Inflation Reduction Act, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) published a proposed rule intended to mitigate climate-destabilizing pollution and protect human health by reducing greenhouse gases, including methane, and volatile organic compound […]

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