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Heritage among those facing lawsuit filed by 20 AGs

Noell Wolfgram Evans Jan. 17, 2017, 1:02pm

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (Legal Newsline) – The attorneys general of 20 states filed a lawsuit against Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc., Auribindo Pharma USA Inc., Citron Pharma LLC, Mayne Pharma (USA) Inc., Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc. on Dec. 15, 2016.

Dollar General among those facing lawsuits over aloe gel

Noell Wolfgram Evans Jan. 17, 2017, 12:07pm

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – The Dollar General Corp. is fighting a lawsuit filed on Dec. 13 that alleges its aloe gel is not what it claims to be. In fact, the suit alleges that the product in question is essentially “worthless.”

Judge appoints lead counsel following review process involving 10 firms

Noell Wolfgram Evans Nov. 29, 2016, 2:14pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) -- A ruling was issued Oct. 28 in U.S. District Court Northern District of California by Judge William Alsup which confirmed the firm of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP, as lead counsel in a class action suit against LendingClub (Evellard v. LendingClub Corp. et al., case number 3:16-cv-02627).

Washington's settlement with trial lawyers group happened by accident

Noell Wolfgram Evans Aug. 19, 2016, 8:43am

OLYMPIA, Wash. (Legal Newsline) – On July 15, the Washington State Association for Justice, a trial lawyers group, agreed to pay the state of Washington $9,240 to resolve allegations it did not properly report lobbyist information.

Conn. court rules against volunteer's discrimination lawsuit

Noell Wolfgram Evans Aug. 17, 2016, 9:48am

HARTFORD, Conn. (Legal Newsline) –  The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that there is a clear delineation between an employee and a volunteer in an organization, drawing the line between who can claim discrimination.

Sharp again defeats New Jersey class action over flat screens

Noell Wolfgram Evans Aug. 17, 2016, 9:21am

CAMDEN, N.J. (Legal Newsline) - Sharp Electronics, for a second time, has defeated class action claims over its flat screen televisions brought before Judge William Martini of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Rare data breach claim against a county settled for $1M

Noell Wolfgram Evans Jul. 27, 2016, 9:59am

MILACA, Minn. (Legal Newsline) – Hundreds of Mille Lacs County, Minn. residents went to bed on July 1 with a million reasons to feel a little better.