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Academy of Allergy & Asthma in Primary Care alleges insurers conspired to fix prices

By Louie Torres | Jan 29, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) – A nonprofit organization consisting of more than 250 member physicians and a company engaged in allergy testing allege that health insurers are conspiring against them.

U.S. SC won't hear appeal of Google's win against Authors Guild

By Hoang Tran | May 10, 2016

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Google achieved victory in April when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review a case in which Google was being sued for copyright infringement.

Vigilance and compliance are lessons companies should take from FTC's Lord & Taylor settlement, attorney says

By Karen Kidd | Apr 11, 2016

A settlement was announced earlier this month over Federal Trade Commission allegations that national retailer Lord & Taylor paid for native advertisements without properly disclosing the posts were paid promotions.

U.S. PTO issues trademark to Salt Lake Comic Con for name; San Diego Comic-Con claims Utah convention still infringing on its IP

By Jessica Karmasek | Jul 31, 2015

Last year, the San Diego convention sent a cease and desist letter demanding that the Salt Lake Comic Con stop all use of the words 'comic con.'

Bass Pro agrees to $6 million settlement in call recording class action

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 8, 2014

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) - A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit against Bass Pro Outdoor World that alleged it recorded certain telephone calls received from or placed to California, which violated state law.

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