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Adamo v. Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corp., et al., 900 N.E.2d 966 (N.Y. 2008)

Brief for Defendants-Respondents

Allstate Ins. Co. v. Jacobsen, No. 13-916 (U.S.) (cert. denied)

Amicus brief in support of petition for certiorari

Ballard v. Commissioner, 544 U.S. 40 (2005)

Brief for the Petitioners
Reply Brief for Petitioners

Bero Motors, Inc. v. General Motors Corp., 480 Mich. 1192 (2008) (order)

Appellant's Brief

Bluebird Partners, L.P. v. First Fidelity Bank, N.A., New Jersey, No. 601365/97 (N.Y. App. Div. 1st Dep't) (settled)

Brief for Cross Appellant
Reply Brief for Cross Appellant
Brief for Defendant-Appellant
Reply Brief for Defendant-Appellant

Bullock v. Philip Morris USA, Inc., 131 Cal. Rptr. 3d 382 (Ct. App. 2011)

Appellant's Brief

Busy Bee v. Wachovia Bank, 932 A.2d 248 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2007)

Appellant's Brief
Reply Brief
Allocatur Petition

CGB Occupational Therapy, Inc. v. Sunrise Assisted Living, Inc., 499 F.3d 184 (3d Cir. 2007)

Opening Brief for Appellant/Cross-Appellee
Third-Step Brief for Appellant/Cross-Appellee

Estate of Kanter v. Commissioner, 544 U.S. 40 (2005)

Brief for the Petitioners
Reply Brief for Petitioners

Honeywell Int'l, Inc. v. NLRB, 253 F.3d 119 (D.C. Cir. 2001)

Petitioner's Brief
Petitioner's Reply
Intervenor's Brief

In re "Agent Orange" Product Liability Litigation, 517 F.3d 76; 517 F.3d 129 (2d Cir. 2008)

Appellee's Brief on the Government Contractor Defense
Supplemental Brief for Defendants-Appellees
Appellee's Brief on Removal
Brief in Opposition (Government Contractor Defense)
Brief in Opposition (Removal)

Massey Energy Company et al. v. Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corporation et al. , 2008 WL 3889185 (U.S. Dec. 1, 2008) (mem.)

Petition for Certiorari
Petitioners' reply brief (cert stage)

Moyer v. United Dominion Industries, Inc., 473 F.3d 532 (3d Cir. 2007)

Brief for Appellant
Reply Brief for Appellant

Muller-Paisner v. TIAA, et al., 289 F. App'x 461 (2d Cir. 2008)

Brief for Defendants-Appellees

People v. Wingfield, 930 N.Y.S.2d 586 (App. Div. 2011)

Appellant's Brief

Philip Morris USA Inc. v. Russo, No. SC12-1401 (Fla. Sup. Ct.)

Initial Brief of Petitioners
Reply Brief of Petitioners

Philip Morris USA v. Williams, 549 U.S. 346 (2007)

Cert petition
Reply Brief (cert. stage)
Brief for the Petitioner
Reply Brief (merits stage)

Philip Morris USA v. Williams, 129 S.Ct. 1436 (2009)

Cert petition
Reply Brief (cert. stage)
Brief for the Petitioners
Reply Brief for the Petitioners

Pludeman v. N. Leasing Systems Inc., 890 N.E.2d 184 (N.Y. 2008)

Amicus Brief

Romero v. Philip Morris Inc., 204 P.3d 30 (writ granted)

Amicus brief (cert stage)

Rose v. Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corp. et al., 53 A.D.3d 80, 855 N.Y.S.2d 119 (App. Div. 1st Dep't 2008)

Brief for Defendants-Appellants
Reply Brief

Schwarz v. Philip Morris USA Inc., No. A152354 (Or. App.)

Defendant-Appellant Philip Morris USA Inc's Opening Brief
Defendant-Appellant Philip Morris USA Inc.'s Reply Brief

Searcy v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., No. 13-15258 (11th Cir.)

Defendants'/Appellants' Initial Brief on Appeal
Defendants'/Appellant's Reply

Shaver v. Siemens Corp., 670 F.3d 462 (3d Cir. 2012)

Petition for Interlocutory Review
First-step brief
Third-step brief

Sperry v. Crompton Corp., 810 N.Y.S.2d 498 (App. Div.-2d 2006)

Amicus Brief

United States v. Kerik, 419 Fed. Appx. 10 (2d Cir. 2011)

Appellant's Brief
Reply Brief for Defendant-Appellant
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