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EEOC secures $2 million for former, current disabled UPS employees

By Mark Iandolo | Aug 15, 2017

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced Aug. 8 that United Parcel Service (UPS) will pay $2 million to roughly 90 current and former employees after allegations of nationwide disability discrimination.

California consumer accuses UPS of unjust enrichment

By Wadi Reformado | Oct 28, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) — A California man is suing United Parcel Service, alleging fraud, negligent misrepresentation and unjust enrichment.

Names of DOJ attorneys who 'misled' judge scrubbed from court doc; DOJ not volunteering info

By Jessica Karmasek | Sep 29, 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice won't release the names of attorneys whose conduct in a high-profile immigration case was called

Tenn. senator: Former prosecutor Haag overzealous in failed case against FedEx

By Jessica Karmasek | Aug 17, 2016

While the U.S. Attorney’s Office has said its internal review of the FedEx case isn’t meant to assign blame, attorneys for FedEx contend U.S. Department of Justice prosecutors ignored evidence that the company tried to cooperate with the federal agency.

Calif. federal judge grants U.S. DOJ’s motion to dismiss FedEx case; government still mum on reasons for abrupt end to litigation

By Jessica Karmasek | Jul 6, 2016

The Memphis-based global courier maintained its innocence since being indicted by the Justice Department in 2014, refusing to settle. The government, which alleged FedEx transported illegal prescription drugs, decided to drop the case less than a week after a bench trial began last month.

Californian alleges UPS recorded calls without consent

By Robbie Hargett | Feb 4, 2016

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) - A California man is suing a shipping company, alleging it recorded calls between the two parties without the man's knowledge or consent.

Settlement reached in multi-state lawsuit against UPS after allegations of illegal delivery practices

By Emily Moore | Nov 13, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi announced a $4 million settlement has been reached with United Parcel Service (UPS) amidst allegations the company was overcharging certain government customers for inaccurate delivery of premium next-day packages.

UPS sued by New York over alleged shipment of untaxed cigarettes

By Legal News Line | Feb 20, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) was sued by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Tuesday over allegations that the package delivery company shipped approximately 700,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes in the state. 

UPS sued for allegedly shipping untaxed cigarettes

By Mark Payne | Feb 19, 2015

UPS sued over allegations that the package delivery company shipped untaxed cigarettes in New York.

UPS delivery driver will get nearly $1 million, La. SC rules

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Apr 12, 2013

NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) -- The Louisiana Supreme Court has reinstated a nearly $1 million judgment against the state of Louisiana for injuries a UPS delivery driver sustained while maneuvering a loaded dolly into an elevator.

UPS settles lawsuit over truck quality

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Mar 2, 2011

Schneiderman ALBANY, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced on Tuesday a $1.3 million settlement with United Parcel Service.

UPS targeted in class action suit

By Kathy Woods | Feb 8, 2010

DENVER (Legal Newsline)- United Parcel Service Inc., one of the nation's largest private shippers, is the target of a class action lawsuit over its Air-In-Ground program.

Gibson Dunn awarded best litigation firm

By Chris Rizo | Jan 5, 2010

Ken Doran LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline)-The global law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is the best litigation firm in the United States, according to The American Lawyer magazine.

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