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District of Columbia settles class action lawsuit related to tax-lien statute

Mark Iandolo Feb. 2, 2017, 11:58am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) —District of Columbia Attorney General Karl A. Racine announced Jan. 18 that the district will settle a class action lawsuit filed by Boies, Schiller & Flexner on behalf of property owners who lost homes and home equity because of the district’s tax-sale foreclosure system.

Health insurance consumer claims collusion against Blue Cross Blue Shield

Molly English-Bowers May 30, 2016, 6:28pm

BURLINGTON, Vt. (Legal Newsline) – A Vermont-based law firm is suing a nationwide health insurance provider, alleging collusion.

Jury rules in favor of Apple in antitrust class action trial

Kyla Asbury Dec. 17, 2014, 10:52am

OAKLAND, Calif. (Legal Newsline) - A federal court jury has ruled that Apple did not violate antitrust laws when it restricted music purchases for iPod users to Apple's iTunes store.

What's left of $5.3M FitFlop settlement will be given to consumer groups

Kyla Asbury May 28, 2014, 7:12pm

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) - FitFlop USA has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit claiming its footwear was deceptively advertised for $5.3 million.

Calif. AG Harris has $3M in campaign fund, no opponent

David Yates Feb. 11, 2014, 9:37pm


Nev. AG Masto loses Enron-related antitrust case

John O'Brien Oct. 2, 2012, 12:47pm

Masto CARSON CITY, Nev. (Legal Newsline) - Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto has lost an antitrust case that alleged Reliant Energy made a secret deal with now-bankrupt Enron Corp.

Fraud claims against Biden's son, brother settled

Chris Rizo Jan. 11, 2009, 12:01am

Joe Biden (D) NEW YORK (Legal Newsline)-Claims have been settled that U.S. Vice President-elect Joe Biden's youngest son and brother defrauded a former business partner in a hedge fund deal that went sour.