Back from the Grave—Will Allergan Invite a New Wave of Equitable Tolling Requests?

Bloomberg BNA US Law Week | October.12.2018

Orrick’s Randy Luskey and Lacey Bangle co-authored an article in Bloomberg BNA discussing two recent circuit court cases whose rulings may suggest that equitable tolling may be appropriate to save claims dismissed under the first-to-file bar. The authors suggest that there are good reasons to believe that such claims don’t actually warrant equitable tolling.