EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (Legal Newsline) – As the end of the year approaches, there are approximately 181 asbestos cases scheduled for trial on Dec. 1 in a single Madison County, Ill., courtroom, with only one claimant residing in the local jurisdiction.
MADISON, Wis. (Legal Newsline) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen recently filed a complaint against an Oregon woman and her periodical subscription business for allegedly sending misleading or false marketing mail pieces.
RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) - Virginia's State Corporation Commission (SCC) has ruled that a power company earned too much profit and must refund customers $5.825 million over the next six months, state Attorney General Mark Herring said on Wednesday.
PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) – The asbestos multidistrict litigation court recently suggested remanding hundreds of asbestos cases back to the district court for resolution of all matters, including punitive damages for the first time.
Two victims of Hurricane Sandy filed an individual and class-action lawsuit against an insurance company and several associates claiming they schemed to manipulate a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) program for profit.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) - Two victims of Hurricane Sandy recently filed a class action lawsuit against an insurance company and several associates, claiming they schemed to manipulate a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) program for profit.
MIAMI (Legal Newsline) - A Georgia man recently filed a class action lawsuit against Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp. and several automakers over the alleged installation of faulty airbags in millions of vehicles in the United States.
TULSA, Okla. (Legal Newsline) - A class action lawsuit claims Apco Oil and Gas Inc. breached its fiduciary duties by failing to maximize shareholder value during a proposed sale to co-defendant Pluspetrol Resources Corporation.
LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - A class action lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California on Nov. 24 alleged Vizio Inc. misrepresented the refresh rates of its LCD televisions.