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Bank of America, Merrill Lynch et al allegedly conspired to violate antitrust law

Legal News Line Oct. 13, 2016, 9:42am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — Employees with a welfare and pension fund and all others similarly situated have filed a class-action lawsuit against several businesses for alleged conspiracy and violation of antitrust laws.

Washington D.C. attorney general warns consumers of potential DMV-related 'phishing' scams

Legal News Line Oct. 11, 2016, 11:32am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — Washington D.C. Attorney General Karl A. Racine has announced, according to the District’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), that D.C. residents are being targeted by an alleged “phishing” scam.  

Hillary lawyer had trouble with email while working for Bill

Legal News Line Sep. 27, 2016, 12:58pm

WASHINGTON – Cheryl Mills, personal counsel to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and former deputy counsel to President Bill Clinton, bore a judge’s blame for a bad search of email at the White House in 1998. 

CFPB announces leadership changes within the Bureau

Legal News Line Aug. 25, 2016, 7:00pm

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced leadership changes within the agency, including new employees at the following positions – associate director for supervision, enforcement, and fair lending; principal deputy general counsel; and deputy chief operating officer.

Stockholder accuses TiVo corporate officers of misrepresentation

Legal News Line Aug. 22, 2016, 1:41pm

SAN JOSE — An Ohio woman is suing TiVo and and its corporate directors, alleging negligent misrepresentations and omissions.

Ex-pro wrestler alleges WWE failed to pay royalties

Legal News Line Aug. 18, 2016, 3:08pm

Woodstock, Georgia resident accuses World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. of failure to pay royaltiesHARTFORD U.S.

New York consumer accuses data storage providers of overcharging

Legal News Line Aug. 18, 2016, 1:11pm

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) — A New York consumer is suing data storage providers, alleging deceptive and misleading business practices.

Simmons is big Koster contributor; Firm led class against Bridgeton landfill owner alongside AG

Legal News Line Aug. 17, 2016, 11:14am

John Simmons of Alton, who made more than $1 million suing a business that Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster sued at the same time, has contributed $275,000 to Koster’s campaign for governor.

Hall of Fame Game ticket holders accuse NFL of contract breach

Legal News Line Aug. 15, 2016, 3:21pm

AKRON — Hall of Fame Game ticket holders are suing the National Football League, alleging breach of contract in canceling the game. 

Consumer accuses vitamin supplement manufacturer of deceptive marketing

Legal News Line Aug. 8, 2016, 2:20pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Florida woman is suing a vitamin supplement manufacturer, alleging unqualified representation.

Two workers allege employers owe wages

Legal News Line Aug. 8, 2016, 1:30pm

PITTSBURGH — Two Pennsylvania men are suing their employers, alleging violation of their settlement agreement. 

California consumer accuses health care provider of telephone harassment

Legal News Line Aug. 8, 2016, 1:11pm

LOS ANGELES — A California woman is suing a health care provider, alleging telephone harassment.

King County homeowners accuse shingles manufacturer of breaching warranty

Legal News Line Aug. 8, 2016, 12:21pm

SEATTLE — Two King County homeowners are suing a building materials manufacturer, alleging fraud and misrepresentation.

Consumer accuses debt collector of violating phone act

Legal News Line Aug. 8, 2016, 12:07pm

LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles man is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Consumer accuses insurance provider of privacy violations

Legal News Line Aug. 2, 2016, 1:01pm

LOS ANGELES — A Los Angels man is suing an insurance provider, alleging the defendant's constant phone calls invaded his privacy.

Snapchat users file class action alleging it stores users' biometrics without consent

Legal News Line Jul. 28, 2016, 4:41pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two Illinois Snapchat users have filed a suit against the application over allegations that it stores information that made them susceptible to identify theft.

Class-action filed against Pictsweet Co., others over alleged Listeria-contaminated peas

Legal News Line Jul. 25, 2016, 3:57pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A class-action suit has been filed against a grocery chain and frozen vegetable manufacturers over allegations that a man's family was sickened by Listeria.

Client alleges Charles Schwab violated federal law

Legal News Line Jul. 22, 2016, 1:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A Colorado man is suing Charles Schwab, alleging breach of duty.

Consumer alleges Earthlink collected payments illegally

Legal News Line Jul. 20, 2016, 1:53pm

SACRAMENTO — A California woman is suing an Internet provider, alleging unlawful collection of payment.

Consumer accuses retail chain of phone harassment

Legal News Line Jul. 19, 2016, 12:55pm

LOS ANGELES — A Philadelphia woman is suing a retail chain company, alleging she was sent text message advertisements that she didn't subscribe to.