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Opioid company sued by former employee under False Claims Act

Wadi Reformado Aug. 16, 2017, 9:15am

BOSTON (Legal Newsline) – A Massachusetts woman alleges she was wrongfully terminated from her job with an opioid pain medication pharmaceutical company.

The Advisory Board Co. accused of misrepresenting facts about company

Wadi Reformado Aug. 16, 2017, 9:13am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – Stockholders for a publicly traded consulting company allege that they have been damaged because they purchased stock at artificially inflated prices.

Utah files suit over alleged damages caused by Colorado gold mine blowout

Wadi Reformado Aug. 16, 2017, 9:12am

SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline) – The state of Utah alleges it has been damaged by a blowout at a former gold mine in Colorado.

Herbal supplement maker accused of cheating Vietnamese

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 12:39pm

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against a dietary and herbal supplement manufacturer over claims it exploits the lesser-educated Vietnamese population with its advertising.

City Club of New York seeks to nullify permit modification for Pier 55 project

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:14am

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A nonprofit corporation alleges that a permit issued for a pier project in New York is unlawful.

Sierra Club, Environmental Integrity Project file suit against Pruitt over alleged inaction on petition

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:14am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Two nonprofit environmental groups allege that U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has failed to respond to their petition.

Consumers allege Amazon upgraded accounts to Prime without their knowledge

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:14am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Five consumers allege that Amazon charged them additional fees for ordering products from its website.

Morningstar Inc., Prudential Investment Management Services accused of racketeering

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:13am

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – A South Carolina man has filed a class action lawsuit over allegations that investment analysts caused injury to him and his money and property.

Consumer claims Wells Fargo & Co. charged unnecessary and unwanted fees on auto loans

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:13am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A Mississippi man alleges that automobile loans from a certain financial institution added unnecessary and unwanted auto collateral protection insurance and additional fees.

California Cattlemen’s Association, two others file suit over designated amphibian habitat

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:12am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Three nonprofit organizations in California are seeking to enjoin regulatory burdens on the owners of land designated as critical amphibian habitat in 2016.

Pret A Manger sandwich wraps alleged to be packaged with slack-fill

Wadi Reformado Aug. 15, 2017, 10:12am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges that Pret A Manger wraps are deceptively packaged.

Consumer claims Green Sprouts teether is falsely advertised as being BPA free

Wadi Reformado Aug. 11, 2017, 9:35am

SACRAMENTO, cALIF. (Legal Newsline) – A California woman has filed a class action lawsuit over claims that a certain brand of infant teething product contains bisphenol A.

Hormozdi Law Firm alleges GKIC sent unwanted junk fax

Wadi Reformado Aug. 11, 2017, 9:34am

ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – A Norcross, Georgia, law firm alleges that a Chicago company specializing in small business marketing sent it a junk fax.

Direct sales company Nerium International accused of running pyramid scheme by distributors

Wadi Reformado Aug. 11, 2017, 9:34am

LOS ANGELES – Two California individuals allege that direct sales company Nerium International operates a pyramid scheme.

Consumer claims 7-Eleven's aloe after-sun product is falsely advertised

Wadi Reformado Aug. 10, 2017, 9:11am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California woman alleges that a product advertised to contain aloe vera contains no aloe in it at all.

New Mexico, private firm teaming to sue Dollar General over its motor oil

Wadi Reformado Aug. 9, 2017, 7:41am

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Legal Newsline) – The New Mexico attorney general alleges Dollar General falsely advertises its brand of motor oil.

Nonprofit alleges federal Infrastructure Council violates Federal Advisory Committee Act

Wadi Reformado Aug. 9, 2017, 7:40am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – A nonprofit with an interest in infrastructure and projects related to water resources has sued President Donald Trump and two federal departments over the establishment of the Infrastructure Council.

Shareholders sue Lexmark

Wadi Reformado Aug. 8, 2017, 8:29am

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A manufacturer of printers and related supplies is accused of violating federal securities laws.

Union Pacific Railroad Co. alleges lead, other substances are contaminating Fort Worth property

Wadi Reformado Aug. 8, 2017, 8:28am

FORT WORTH, Texas (Legal Newsline) – The owner of a Texas property that was previously leased for decades is seeking payment to help clean up hazardous substances allegedly left on the property by a previous tenant.

Woman seeks refund from Live Nation, others for postponed Janet Jackson tour

Wadi Reformado Aug. 8, 2017, 8:26am

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California concert-goer is seeking a refund for tickets she purchased for a postponed tour.