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Cop wins pregnancy discrimination case against Tuscaloosa

Chandra Lye Oct. 10, 2017, 12:29pm

ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – The city of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, has lost its appeal against a former police officer who claimed she was discriminated against because of her pregnancy.

11th Circuit clarifies CAFA jurisdiction in case with Pilot, trucking company

Mia Sims Jan. 3, 2017, 10:10am

ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – In a recent racketeering class action case between an Alabama trucking company and one of its counterparts, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit clarified jurisdiction in relation to class claims.

Western Sky's arbitration clause ruled unenforceable

Allen Jones Sep. 21, 2016, 1:13pm

ATLANTA (Legal Newsline) – An arbitration clause in a payday loan contract came under scrutiny recently when a banking institution appealed a previous court’s ruling that found the provision unenforceable because it required parties to arbitrate in an unavailable forum.