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Judge rules in Delta's favor in class action over flight attendants' wages

Shanice Harris Feb. 5, 2017, 8:09pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – A California judge has ruled on the Oman v. Delta case and has held that an out-of-state employee who has limited attendance in California is not obligated by the state to be in compliance with California wage and hour laws.

More litigants come forward in ongoing automotive parts antitrust case

Shanice Harris Jan. 9, 2017, 12:16pm

DETROIT (Legal Newsline) – Bridgestone is one of several defendants being sued for alleged antitrust violations in what the company calls one of the largest litigations in the country.

Hershey's previews arguments against class action over amount of Kisses in bags

Shanice Harris Jan. 5, 2017, 7:57am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – The Hershey Co. plans to seek dismissal of a class action lawsuit filed against it complaining about the number of Kisses in its packaging.

FCC implements new act to protect consumers from 'robotexts'

Shanice Harris Dec. 2, 2016, 8:58am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – The Telephone Consumer Protection Act now covers text message senders. The Federal Communications Commission’s Enforcement Bureau is clarifying the limitations on auto-dialed text messages, more commonly known as “robotexts.” 

FOIA response shows thousands of missing Secret Service docs, equipment

Shanice Harris Nov. 30, 2016, 9:20am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – According to records obtained by Judicial Watch, the U.S. Secret Service has lost thousands of agency computers, radios, cellphones, weapons and other documents and equipment since the terrorist attacks in New York in 2001.