State of Rhode Island

Recent News About State of Rhode Island View More

Rhode Island alleges Black & Decker, Emhart Industries liable for cleanup of site

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 22, 2018

PROVIDENCE, RI (Legal Newsline) – The state of Rhode Island is seeking to recover costs of the cleanup of a site from two companies who formerly used the property.

Details of new Rhode Island sick leave law will leave employers scratching heads, attorney says

By Dee Thompson | Nov 1, 2017

PROVIDENCE, R.I (Legal Newsline) – The Rhode Island Healthy and Safe Families and Workplaces Act was signed into law in September with the intent of giving employees more paid time off, but some attorneys feel the new law is confusing and will cause more headaches for employers.

Law professor: Antitrust lawsuits over ‘pay-for-delay’ settlements on the rise

By Jessica Karmasek | Oct 15, 2015

An antitrust expert says lawsuits over generic drug delays, like those filed by the City of Providence, are becoming more prevalent following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that held such deals are subject to antitrust scrutiny.

The Record Network