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Woman, hit by bus in New Jersey while walking down street, gets new shot at trial

Russell Boniface Sep. 20, 2017, 9:33am

TRENTON, N.J. (Legal Newsline) – A New Jersey appeals court has reversed summary judgment by a lower court against a passenger hit by a commuter bus.

Eddie Bauer files motion to dismiss Veridian class action over security breach claims

Russell Boniface Jun. 27, 2017, 12:03pm

SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) – On June 15, Eddie Bauer filed a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit by Veridian Credit Union claiming a data breach at the retail chain was caused by a lack of adequate security measures.

Ninth Circuit tells beauty school it took too long to raise arbitration defense

Russell Boniface Nov. 22, 2016, 8:25am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — In the case Martin v. Yasuda, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently ruled that the Amarillo College of Hairdressing beauty school must litigate its students' wage and hour claims because it waited too long to seek arbitration.

Class action says Marathon keeping revenue from lessees

Russell Boniface Nov. 3, 2016, 3:19pm

OKLAHOMA CITY (Legal Newsline) - Oklahoma landowners have filed a federal class action lawsuit against Texas-based oil and natural gas company Marathon Oil, asserting the energy giant owes more than $5 million in gas and oil royalties.

Automatic renewal class action lawsuit against Omega Natural Science dismissed

Russell Boniface Sep. 13, 2016, 10:02am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – On Aug. 22, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California dismissed a class-action lawsuit against Omega Natural Science alleging violations of California's Automatic Renewal (ARL) Law.

Sixth Circuit rejects Blue Cross class action settlement because of sealed docs

Russell Boniface Jun. 17, 2016, 1:28pm

CINCINNATI (Legal Newsine) - On June 7, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit rejected a $30 million class action settlement in a lawsuit alleging Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan of price fixing because class members couldn't review key documents.