Archives for April 2009

New Jersey Supreme Court Rules on Dram Shop Liability

Interesting New Jersey Case about Dram Shop Liability was released yesterday.? In the case of Bauer v. Nesbitt the NJ Supreme Court reversed a lower appeals court ruling that held a drinking establishment guilty under the Dram Shop law despite the fact that it did not provide any alcohol to the under aged, intoxicated person. ?…Read More

Important Oral Arguments Held in 5th Circuit Retailer Direct Shipping Matter

Last week in New Orleans the 5th Circuit held oral arguments on the case Siesta Village v.  Perry.  Recall this is one of the three challenges to state laws that require sales to consumers go through licensed in-state retailers. The 2nd Circuit held oral arguments in the similar New York case in January and there is…Read More