As noted in a footnote to the majority opinion, the bill contained a version of the wrongful conduct
rule, prohibiting a convicted felon from collecting damages from a negligent defendant if the damages arose when the plaintiff was committing, attempting to commit, or fleeing from a felony act.
Whatever else one can say about Morrison's approach for determining extraterritoriality for purposes of section 10(b) by the location of the plaintiffs' purchase or sale of securities, this test is definitely not geared to where the wrongful conduct
It then ruled that a policy covering "negligent acts, errors or omissions" did not cover intentionally wrongful conduct
My analysis complements the growing literature on the determination of the responsibility of the state for wrongful conduct
involving multiple actors, responsibility of a state in connection with the act of another state, and necessity in the law of state responsibility.
1) The claimant generally bears the legal burden of proof to demonstrate on the balance of probability that the defendant's wrongful conduct
was a cause of its damage in order to recover substantial damages.
Our conclusion is supported by the fact that Wurzelbacher was not deterred or chilled in the exercise of his First Amendment rights as a result of defendants' wrongful conduct
," wrote Judge Richard A.
The $5 billion pot of money includes a $1 billion resolution of a separate investigation into fraudulent and wrongful conduct
by Bank of America and various Country wide entities, DOJ said.
The Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal stated, in a decision in March 2011: "It is wrongful conduct
amounting to misconduct for a nurse to have a relationship of intimacy with the spouse or partner of a patient in circumstances such as this.
The court held, inter alia, that Andrea had unequivocally alleged that Mosada was working in the course and scope of his employment with Carehouse at the time he committed the wrongful conduct
In a resource-deficient environment, liability for medical malpractice depends on whether there was intentional or negligent wrongful conduct
by the parties concerned, or whether they were vicariously liable for the wrongful acts or omissions of others.
Under the terms of the proposed settlement, the Defendants have agreed, without any admission of any wrongful conduct
or liability, to contribute the amount of CAD $9,990,000.
If Department of Justice practice is followed with a nonprosecution agreement, there would not be any complaint or detailed statement of wrongful conduct