Legal Issues This category contains the most recent legal news, including releases regarding new and ongoing legal action and investigations, class-action suits, appeals processes, judgements and settlements. Also included are releases pertaining to the growth and performance of the legal sector and firms, with reports of office openings and expansions as well as significant new hires and partnerships. This section also includes the latest patent law news, with releases covering new applications, granted patents, appeals, and challenges.

Latest

17:29 ET NII Holdings Provides Update On Dissolution Proceedings And Settlement With AT&T

On January 12, 2021, NII Holdings, Inc. ("NII") announced that it has reached agreement with AT&T Mobility Holdings B.V., New Cingular Wireless...


16:10 ET Double-Amputee Sprinter Blake Leeper Pursues New Challenge To World Athletics Ban Against Him From Competing Against Able-Bodied Athletes Based On Racially Discriminatory Rule, Through New Application To Permit His Use Of New Prostheses

On December 24, 2020, double-amputee sprinter Blake Leeper filed a new application with international track and field federation World Athletics...


11:56 ET Hastings & Hastings Wins $1,750,000 Settlement for Accident Victim

In late 2019, Plaintiff Ms. Sanchez suffered severe and catastrophic injuries after being rear-ended by a commercial company vehicle. This collision...


Jan 11, 2021, 20:15 ET Chicken of the Sea International Announces Agreements in Principle in Final Cases of Antitrust Litigation

Chicken of the Sea International? (COSI) announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle to settle the final cases in the Packaged...


Jan 11, 2021, 19:07 ET Arizona Cell Phone Law 2021 Goes into Effect - What You Need to Know

Arizona's premier personal injury law firm, Hastings & Hastings, understands that tragedy can strike at any time. If you or someone you know has been ...


Jan 11, 2021, 16:18 ET Statement by Attorney Joel Blankenship for Estate of Joann "Mama B" Bashinsky

On Friday, January 8, just as the late Joann Bashinsky, known as "Mama B," was being remembered in a memorial service attended by family and friends, ...


Jan 11, 2021, 11:00 ET The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of GoodRx Holdings, Inc. (GDRX) Investors

The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of persons and entities that purchased or otherwise...


Jan 11, 2021, 10:35 ET Reporte del Departamento de Estado certifica que Honduras redujo en un 83% el tránsito de droga en los últimos seis a?os

Informes de la Estrategia Internacional de Control de Narcóticos de la Oficina de Asuntos Internacionales de Narcóticos y Aplicación de la Ley...


Jan 11, 2021, 09:33 ET SHAREHOLDER ACTION NOTICE: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Tricida, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Tricida, Inc. ("Tricida"...


Jan 11, 2021, 07:30 ET Retired Law Enforcement Officer and Glass House Group CEO Kyle Kazan Urges President Trump to Pardon Parker Coleman

Glass House Group, one of the fastest-growing, privately-held, vertically-integrated cannabis and hemp companies in the U.S., issued an open letter...


Jan 08, 2021, 21:18 ET Classaura Announces Cobra Sexual Health Class Action Settlement

A proposed settlement has been reached in the Cobra Sexual Energy Sales Practices Litigation, a class action lawsuit. The proposed settlement...


Jan 08, 2021, 15:39 ET McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP, Brings Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Celebrity Social Media Group

McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP, (MWA) – a law firm specializing in complex and groundbreaking litigation – has filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior...


Jan 08, 2021, 13:23 ET Dallas National Security Attorney Nick Oberheiden Representing Individuals Involved in the Capitol Building Breach

Oberheiden P.C., a national security and federal defense law firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas, has announced that founding attorney Dr. Nick...


Jan 08, 2021, 13:00 ET PARRIS Law Firm: L.A. Superior Judge Opens Door to Punitive Damages in Ongoing Porter Ranch Litigation

Hon. Daniel Buckley issued a ruling in favor of the plaintiffs in the ongoing Porter Ranch Gas Leak case stating that the issue of punitive damages...


Jan 08, 2021, 11:33 ET SHAREHOLDER ACTION NOTICE: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against ACM Research, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against ACM Research, Inc. ("ACM...


Jan 08, 2021, 09:00 ET Berger Montague: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc. to Pay Utilization Review Nurse Twenty-Five Thousand Dollars for Overtime Claim

Nichols Kaster, PLLP and Berger Montague PC announce that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc., GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation, and...


Jan 07, 2021, 17:53 ET California Insurance Company, New Mexico (CIC) Files Suit in Federal Court to Enjoin California Department of Insurance (CDI) from Further Illegal Interference and Unconstitutional Action to Block CIC's Approved Redomestication to New Mexico

Following an unprecedented action by the Office of the Superintendent of Insurance in New Mexico ordering California Insurance Company of New Mexico...


Jan 07, 2021, 15:10 ET AOA Files Suit Against ABIM

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and seven individual physicians, who serve as ACGME program directors in internal medicine residency...


Jan 07, 2021, 14:00 ET Crowell & Moring Leaders Call for Defense of Constitutional Democracy

Yesterday, we watched in horror as the U.S. Congress was subject to a mob's raid and occupation of the Capitol, interrupting one of the most sacred...


Jan 07, 2021, 12:35 ET Fareportal Sues JetBlue Over Anti-Consumer Issues

Online travel agency Fareportal has sued JetBlue Airways under federal antitrust laws for an alleged "scheme" to block consumers from being able to...


Jan 07, 2021, 09:16 ET UPCOMING DEADLINE ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Semiconductor...


Jan 07, 2021, 09:07 ET Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement Involving All Persons and Entities who Purchased or Otherwise Acquired Publicly Traded Common Stock of Helios and Matheson Analytics, Inc.

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK IN RE HELIOS AND MATHESON ANALYTICS, INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION Case No. 1:18-cv-06965-JGK ...


Jan 07, 2021, 07:49 ET Milestone Class Settlement in Principle Announced of Case in the AFFF MDL Litigation

Today, lawyers representing individuals in the Town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin, announced that they have reached an agreement in principal with Tyco Fire ...


Jan 06, 2021, 15:55 ET Hair Shunnarah Urges: "Don't Forfeit Your Insurance Funds!"

Five months following catastrophic Hurricanes Laura and Delta, Southeast Louisiana parish residents still suffer; including insured policyholders....


Jan 06, 2021, 15:19 ET Justi?a garante mais uma vitória à Dolly

Já virou rotina. Mais uma vez a Justi?a deu ganho de causa ao gestor e dono da empresa de refrigerantes Dolly, Laerte Codonho. O que era uma dívida...