SAN ANTONIO — The federal government has settled its lawsuit with Murphy Oil USA Inc., to resolve allegations the company required an employee with a back impairment to perform duties against his medical work restrictions.
SALT LAKE CITY (Legal Newsline) – United Park City Mines and Talisker Finance on July 27 filed an appeal asking for an interlocutory review of a July 9 order that ordered them to comply with the request for information issued by the Environmental Protection Agency.
SACRAMENTO (Legal Newsline) – The United States of America has filed an appeal in federal court in an ongoing case in which it claims that the state of California overstepped its authority in its “sanctuary” state laws and violated the Supremacy Clause of the U.S. Constitution.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A recent $4.9 million settlement reached between the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is the largest penalty imposed on a single entity by the department for financial crisis-era misconduct, according to the federal government.
LITTLE ROCK — A federal agency has filed a lawsuit against an Arkansas custom fabrication company, alleging it refused to allow a long-term employee to return to work after he suffered a stroke and then firing him for reporting the incident to the U.S. government.
RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) – The Virginia Supreme Court affirmed a lower court decision that ruled that in a Medicaid qui tam case, the relator is eligible for 28 percent of the gross proceeds of the settlement.
SAN DIEGO — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has filed a lawsuit against San Diego's Fairbanks Ranch Country Club, alleging a manager sexually harassed of a group of female employees, which included soliciting naked photos, grabbing and kissing.
ATLANTA — The federal government has filed a lawsuit on behalf of two female Georgia Piggly Wiggly workers who allegedly endured lewd sexual comments and advances from a male coworker and were then fired for reporting the matter.
SAN ANTONIO — The federal government is suing United Airlines, alleging sexual harassment of a female flight attendant by a male pilot who posted sexually explicit images of the attendant on various websites.