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18 january 2020

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Pomerantz LLP announce that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Correvio Pharma Corporation ("Correvio" or the "Company") and certain of its officers.  The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Southern District of...

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Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Energy Transfer LP ("Energy Transfer" or the "Company") and certain of its officers.  The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the Northern District of...

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A notification program began on January 15, 2020, as ordered by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, to advise Canadian residents about a proposed settlement of litigation related to certain defibrillators manufactured before December 31, 2003 by...

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A notification program began on January 15, 2020, as ordered by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, to advise Canadian residents about a proposed settlement of litigation related to certain ICD Leads manufactured by Medtronic, Inc. and/or...


17 january 2020

16:26
Alex Hilliard, an attorney with Texas based law firm Hilliard Martinez Gonzales LLP, recently filed a lawsuit on behalf of the family of an airline employee who was killed while working at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport. HMG represents...

15:46
Bell has developed network technology based on Artificial Intelligence (AI) that could block approximately 120 million more fraudulent telephone calls per month than Bell is able to stop using call-blocking methods currently mandated by the Canadian...

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CPT Group, Inc. announced today that on December 18, 2019, the Court tentatively approved a proposed settlement in Gold, et al. v. Lumber Liquidators, Inc., et al, No.3:14cv-05373-RS, a class action alleging that Lumber Liquidators, Inc. Morning Star...

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Blythedale is pleased to announce that it is now partnering with LegalHealth, a division of the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG), to provide an on-site legal clinic for the benefit of the Hospital's most vulnerable patient families....

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CPT Group, Inc. announced today that the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri has preliminarily approved a proposed nationwide settlement in Smith, et al. v. Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., No. 2:18-CV-04004-MDH, a class...

12:34
On Thursday, January 16, in Austin, Texas, a delegation of Oxfam, Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) and Teamsters Union representatives joined forces, demanding Whole Foods take real steps to clean up abusive labor practices in its food supply...

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Quebecor has filed an application with the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) against CBC / Société Radio-Canada (SRC) because the latter is violating applicable regulations by operating the ICI TOU.TV EXTRA online...

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A 20-year-old woman who was raped on the night shift while doing janitorial work in Atlanta in 2018 has now sued her former employer, a giant in the janitorial industry that employs more than 100,000 workers.  The employer, ABM Industries...

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The following is a statement from Rosenbaum Famularo, P.C., a law firm focused on sales on Amazon.com. Two companies who acted in behalf of the NFL PA and the Dallas Cowboys Merchandising company were added to the federal...

08:30
Simmons Bank, as Trustee of the Hugoton Royalty Trust (the "Trust"), today announced that the arbitration hearing regarding the Chieftain settlement scheduled to commence January 20, 2020,  has been rescheduled for April 27, 2020 at the request of...


16 january 2020

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A U.S. District Court judge has issued a preliminary injunction in the case California Trucking Association, et al., v. Attorney General Xavier Becerra, et al., and International Brotherhood of Teamsters temporarily blocking application of AB5's ABC...

18:45
Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Grubhub Inc. between July 30, 2019 and October 28, 2019, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important January 21, 2020 lead plaintiff deadline in the...

16:47
The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Meng Xi Li ("Respondent") by Notice of Hearing dated May 3, 2019. A disciplinary hearing in this proceeding was held today in Vancouver, British...

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The law firms of Waddell Phillips Professional Corporation and Klein & Schonblum, Associates today announced that a class action lawsuit has been certified against Global Learning Group Inc. (GLGI), and other professionals, individuals, and entities...

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The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a 2018 jury verdict in Kaiser v. Ethicon (Case Number 2:17-cv-00114, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana), in which an Indiana jury awarded Plaintiff Barbara Kaiser...

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The Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee welcomes the Quebec Court of Appeal's unanimous decision to dismiss Strateco Resources' appeal, in which it claimed $200M in damages as a result of Quebec's refusal to authorize the company's Matoush Project, an...

14:20
A hearing has been scheduled before a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) to consider whether the panel should accept a Settlement Agreement entered into between IIROC staff and Joseph Marcel Denis...

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Organic Consumers Association (OCA) today issued the following statement upon learning that Ben & Jerry's will no longer claim on product packaging that its ice cream comes from "happy cows": "The removal of misleading 'happy cow' claims is a victory...

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Bracco Diagnostics Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Bracco Imaging S.p.A., one of the world's leading companies in the diagnostic imaging business, does not comment on pending litigations per its corporate policy.  However, Bracco is pleased to announce...

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Supporters of the Fairness for Injured Patients Act announced today that in just five weeks they have gathered 307,000 of the petition signatures needed to qualify the initiative measure for the November 2020 ballot. The group also notified the...

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The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published Staff Notice 21-327 Guidance on the Application of Securities Legislation to Entities Facilitating the Trading of Crypto Assets, to help these entities to determine situations where...

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LeAnn Cyr, CEO and founder of Surgical Associates in Spine (SASpine), San Antonio, TX, filed multiple grievances against Attorney Jay Adkisson of Riser Adkisson LLP with the State Bar of Nevada Office of Bar Counsel, State Bar of Texas Chief...

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After waiting almost seven years for their day in court, a family, whose son was able to commit suicide while he was supposed to be under close observation at Brampton Civic Hospital in June of 2014, has been advised that their wrongful death trial...


15 january 2020

20:51
Continuing his politically motivated attacks on Greg Lindberg and his companies, the North Carolina Department of Insurance (NCDOI) Commissioner filed a financially irresponsible lawsuit against Greg Lindberg and certain of his companies on October...

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Shining a light on the types of hurdles and unfair tactics that timeshare developers have become known for, Reed Hein & Associates (doing business as Timeshare Exit Team) successfully negotiated a path out of the timeshare contracts of approximately...

17:13
In the news release, South Carolina Personal Injury Law Firm Changes Lives with Medical Debt Purchases in Local Counties, issued 15-Jan-2020 by Stewart Law Offices over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company of minor updates to the subheadline....

16:18
The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") announced that it has issued a Notice of Settlement Hearing dated January 13, 2020 regarding the presentation, review and consideration of a proposed settlement agreement by a Hearing Panel of...

16:17
On Jan 15, 2020, the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, along with Katarina Verrelli, on behalf of herself and others who seek access to vaccine information, filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Plaintiffs...

15:10
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that Gilles Larocque (Larocque) of Nobleton, Ontario pleaded guilty to tax evasion. He was sentenced in the Ontario Court of Justice in Newmarket and fined a total of $301,125. Larocque pleaded guilty on...

12:58
The Provost Umphrey Law Firm has filed a series of individual lawsuits in Harris County, Texas, charging that Norwegian energy company, Equinor, and related oil and gas entities have systematically short-changed royalty owners in the Eagle Ford...

12:57
The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) will hold a disciplinary hearing regarding Bardya Ziaian. The discipline hearing concerns allegations that Mr. Ziaian engaged in improper trading activity by obtaining allocations of...

12:49
Almost two years ago, a Minnesota federal court sentenced Brandon Bjerknes, the former assistant principal of Bemidji Middle School, to twenty-five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to one count of production of child pornography and one count...

11:16
Moore Kuehn, PLLC, a securities law firm located on Wall Street in downtown New York City, is investigating potential claims concerning whether the following proposed mergers are fair to shareholders.  Shareholders should contact the firm immediately...

08:43
University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law, ranked 5th by US News & World Report for intellectual property (IP) law, continued to innovate legal education by expanding the walls of the classroom and holding its first immersive...

08:37
The George Mason University Master of Laws (LL.M.) Degree in Global Antitrust Law and Economics provides students with in-depth study of global antitrust issues, from world-renowned antitrust and law and economics scholars. The LL.M. in Global...

07:11
The South Carolina personal injury law firm partnered with RIP Medical Debt, a nonprofit organization that collects donations to forgive health care debt for needy people. With Stewart's contribution, 480 families in Richland, Lexington and Lancaster...

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MYBEDBUGLAWYERTM, (http://www.mybedbuglawyer.com), the nation's leading law firm for Bed Bug Litigation has filed a lawsuit on behalf of Connie Flores and her husband Alvin, against Princess Cruises Line over the couple's horrific exposure in a...


14 january 2020

15:55
On December 20, 2019, a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) accepted a Settlement Agreement, with sanctions, between IIROC staff and Lelio De Cicco. Mr. De Cicco admitted that he failed to use due...

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The Commission issued an Order in the above named matter. A copy of the Order dated January 14, 2020 is available at www.osc.gov.on.ca OFFICE OF THE SECRETARYGRACE KNAKOWSKISECRETARY TO THE COMMISSION SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

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Following a disciplinary hearing held from October 22-25, 2019, a Hearing Panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) found that Michael Francis O'Brien borrowed a significant amount of money from an elderly client...

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The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) today announced that James Stuart Adams of Toronto, Ontario, has been charged with one count of breaching an order under section 122(1)(c) of the Securities Act. Mr. Adams is alleged to have breached a March...

09:47
Clean Up America, Inc and Deontay Potter filed a lawsuit Case No. 18STVC04176 against The City of Los Angeles for discrimination. CUA alleges that The City breached its contract and gave preferential treatment to a favored non-black owned hauler. The...

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The three judges of the Quebec Appeal Court have unanimously rejected the appeal of Strateco Resources inc. ("Strateco") in a decision rendered on January 13, 2020. Strateco appealed on the reject of its $182,684,575 claim to the Quebec Government...

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Verso Corporation ("Verso" or the "Company") today issued the following statement in response to litigation from Lapetus Capital II LLC ("Lapetus", and together with its affiliates, "Atlas") and BW Coated LLC ("BW Coated" and together with its...

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Sunniva Inc. ("Sunniva" or the "Company") , announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, CP Logistics, LLC ("CPL"), has filed a Motion to Compel Arbitration ("Motion") in California Superior Court for the County of Los Angeles (the "Court"), seeking...

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Samantha Piercey died alone in her cell on May 26, 2018 while held in remand at the Newfoundland and Labrador Correctional Centre for Women in Clarenville. She was 28 years old at the time of her death and left behind two children. Samantha's mother...