Section Newsletter Articles on Estoppel

A lie or a slip of the tongue? The basics of judicial estoppel after Seymour v. Collins By Allison M. Huntley Civil Practice and Procedure, November 2017 As a practical matter, the case of Seymour v. Collins highlights the factual analysis that goes into the decision to apply judicial estoppel, and there are lessons here for both defendants bringing dispositive motions and plaintiffs responding to them.
Municipality successfully asserts estoppel By David J. Silverman and Jonathan C. Hughley Local Government Law, September 2010 A review of the recent case of Humphrey Property Group LLC v. the Village of Frankfort.