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Former InterCoast Colleges students allege nursing program was a 'sham'

PORTLAND, Maine (Legal Newsline) – A for-profit college is alleged to have made false representations regarding the services it offered regarding its nursing program.

Maine Supreme Court sides with lawyer in malpractice case filed by union worker

PORTLAND, Maine – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has ruled that a union worker failed to prove a legal malpractice claim against John R. Lemieux.

Class action against InterCoast Career Institute likely to turn on statutory violations, attorney says

BANGOR, Maine (Legal Newsline) – Lack of clearer allegations about accreditation could be a weak spot in the $5 million putative class action lawsuit filed in Maine by four former nursing students, a New York-based business law and litigation attorney said during a recent interview.

Four students file class action against Intercoast Colleges

BANGOR, Maine (Legal Newsline) — Four students have filed a class action lawsuit against a Maine college, alleging breach of contract, fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Maine consumers allege Electricity Maine engaged in scheme to charge higher rates

BANGOR, Maine (Legal Newslinle) – Two consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against electricity providers over allegations they conducted a scheme to charge customers higher rates.