Legal Field Civil Litigation Focus Area Proportionality Cases The Physicians All

Legal Field: Civil Litigation

Focus Area: Proportionality


1. The Physicians All. Corp. v. WellCare Health Ins. of Ariz., Inc., No. 16-203-SDD-RLB, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31001 (M.D. La. Feb. 27, 2018)
2. Klipsch Grp., Inc. v. ePRO E-Commerce Ltd., 880 F.3d 620 (2d Cir. 2018)
3. Motorola Sols., Inc. v. Hytera Communs. Corp., 314 F. Supp. 3d 931 (N.D. Ill. 2018)


1. Compare courts’ opinions regarding imposed sanctions relative to the concept of “proportionality” in Klipsch Group, Inc.; Motorola Solutions, Inc.; and The Physicians Alliance Corp.;
2. Discuss whether party misconduct resulting an extremely large monetary sanction is appropriate when the amount is highly disproportionate to the overall worth of a case; and
3. Discuss the element(s) the court in Motorola Solutions, Inc., considered in reversing their prior ruling which granted Plaintiff’s discovery request.