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Southern Baptist Convention Sexual Abuse Report Update

Southern Baptist Convention Sexual Abuse Report Update

On May 15, 2022, the Nashville-based Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Committee published a response to the sexual abuse allegations that had been made against “child molesters and other abusers who were in the pulpit or employed as church staff.” The...

Opioid Bankruptcy Litigation Updates

Opioid Bankruptcy Litigation Updates

At a hearing held on April 29, 2022, a six-member panel of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York was asked by lawyers representing OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma to approve the bankruptcy plan submitted earlier in the year, currently estimated to be...

Social Media Addiction and the Consequences for Children

Social Media Addiction and the Consequences for Children

There have been a number of recent developments in litigation and proposed legislation arising out of the issues of privacy violations and children’s social media addiction to platforms like TikTok, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.  Concerned about the negative...