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Ninth Circuit rules in favor of shipping company in arbitration case

John Severance Apr. 11, 2017, 10:05am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has ruled for a shipping company in a lawsuit brought by a former employee.

Fresno artist whose Civil War painting was banned challenges California's Confederate flag law

John Severance Sep. 6, 2016, 9:35am

FRESNO, Calif. (Legal Newsline) -- A Fresno man created a Civil War painting and exhibited it at his county fair this year, but the painting prompted fair officials to contact the office of California Attorney General Kamala Harris because of concerns about it containing a Confederate flag.

Two Austin drivers accuse Uber of wrongful termination, face uphill battle

John Severance Jul. 21, 2016, 1:50pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – In May thousands of drivers lost their jobs when Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc. removed their services from Austin, Texas.

Potential there for wrongful death lawsuit over fatal Tesla autocar accident

John Severance Jul. 20, 2016, 9:36am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – On May 7, Ohio resident Joshua Brown was driving his Tesla in semi-autonomous mode when a tractor-trailer pulled in front of him in Williston, Florida.