Gibbons Launches "Business Litigation Alert" Online Platform

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 01:00

Gibbons has launched the Business Litigation Alert - www.businesslitigationalert.com - a wide-ranging online platform for analysis and practical perspectives on developing legal and business news in the area of business and commercial litigation.

The Gibbons Business & Commercial Litigation Department will focus the blog's content on current cases and issues relating to general business litigation, insurance, class actions, and securities, as well as other pertinent legal and business developments throughout the New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, and Delaware regions.

The first blog posts on the site include:

• Limited Partners May Be Liable for Partnership's Obligations Under Traditional Veil-Piercing Standards

• Corporate Officers and Employees May Be Liable for Corporation's Violations of Consumer Fraud Act

• AT&T Mobility Permits Nullification of Arbitration Agreements Containing Class-Action Waivers When Agreements are so Ambiguous and Internally Inconsistent that Mutual Assent is Lacking

• No Class Certification When Class Members Can Obtain Adequate Statutory Damages in Small Claims Court

"With the launch of our fifth blog we are continuing our commitment to offering clients a variety of options for getting up-to-the-minute information on the latest legal news and trends," said Patrick C. Dunican Jr., chairman and managing director of Gibbons. "The attorneys in the Gibbons Business & Commercial Litigation Department are commended by clients and peers alike for the strategic business solutions and responsive, hands-on service they provide."

The blog's editors are Jennifer A. Hradil and Christopher Walsh, directors in the Gibbons Business & Commercial Litigation Department. Brian J. McMahon, chair of the deparment, also serves on the editorial board.

To learn more or subscribe to the Business Litigation Alert, please visit www.businesslitigationalert.com.