Hi kids, are you interested in watching Alvin Davis
masticate flagellate lay prostate orate?
(Ok, let’s go with the last one.)
You can see the red-glassed Jedi at work — actually traveling to (ick!) Tallahassee — to deliver a master class before the Florida Supremes on the various forms of equitable estoppel, promissory included.
And he did it all for Don King!
(Oral argument transcript here, and the well-written briefs are here.)
In other news, the 11th Circuit finds that filing an amended complaint that expands the class definition revives an otherwise waived right to arbitrate; and Judge King is reversed because he excluded plaintiff’s expert testimony in a cruise passenger injury case.
Finally, more bad news for the lawyer whose response to Judge Seitz’ order to show cause is due today — apparently David Mandel thinks she may have a conflict of interest and her law firm possibly disqualified.
When it rains it rains…..
Oh hail it’s Friday, let’s misbehave: