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News by subject: LAW

10 october 2023

06:00
The hearings of the class action against the STM, the City of Montreal, the RTM and the Metropolitan Regional Transportation Authority for systemic discrimination in public transit will begin tomorrow at the Montreal Courthouse....


9 october 2023

15:08
On October 5, 2023, Kaneka Corporation filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York against Cocrystal Technology Co. Ltd. and Cocrystal Health Industry Co. Ltd. (collectively "CoCrystal") seeking an...

09:17
Recognized daycare injury attorneys Russell Button and Ashley Washington of The Button Law Firm are rallying to hold God's Little Tikes Childcare accountable for negligent practices that led to a 1-year-old boy breaking his femur at the daycare...

08:00
Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. ("Hornbeck Offshore" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into a final settlement agreement with the surety (the "Surety") for two Multi-Purpose Support Vessels (MPSVs) that had been under...

08:00
The following notice is being issued by the Court approved Settlement Administrator and has been authorized by the Florida Circuit Court of the Ninth Judicial Circuit In and for Orange County, Florida, in Hymes, et al v. Earl Enterprises Holdings,...

08:00
Roberts Law Firm US, PC and NastLaw LLC announce that a proposed settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit (KPH Healthcare Services, Inc. v. Gilead Sciences, Inc., No. 20-cv-06961-EMC (N.D. Cal.) (coordinated with In re HIV Antitrust...

07:30
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has dismissed its administrative enforcement action against Axon Enterprise Inc., , the global public safety technology leader, regarding Axon's 2018 acquisition of failing body camera competitor Vievu. This action...


8 october 2023

21:00
Donus v. US Autism Homes Inc. (2:23-cv-05838) was filed by Christian Killoran, attorney, on behalf of client, Dimitri Donus, a congenial 21-year-old man with autism after he was evicted 6 months early from his rental unit in Southampton, NY....


6 october 2023

19:27
YourWay Cannabis Brands Inc. (the "Company" or "YourWay"), a consumer-centric House of Brands committed to redefining the way consumers and cannabis brands interact, announces the receipt of a complaint against the Company....

17:00
The statement by OSHA's Area Director was inflammatory, callous, and irresponsible.  RM Palmer stands by its safety program and policies and has already contested the OSHA citations in this matter. The Company disputes each of the citations and...

16:34
The Tribunal issued its Reasons for Decision in the above-named matter. A copy of the Reasons for Decision dated October 5, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca  Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission...

14:48
A 29-year-old woman is facing a terrorism related offence following an investigation by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Federal Policing Integrated National Security Enforcement Team (INSET). On April 4, 2023, Ammara Amjad returned to...

13:17
Aimia Inc. ("Aimia" or the "Company") today confirmed that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has formed a Special Committee of independent directors ("Special Committee") to consider the unsolicited take-over bid by an affiliate of Mithaq Capital...

12:55
Pekuakamiulnuatsh Takuhikan is well determined to gain a true recognition of its police services while the process to obtain fair funding for its police force continues before the highest court in the country. The Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) has...

07:30
Anywhere Real Estate Inc. ("Anywhere"), a global leader in residential real estate (formerly known as Realogy Holdings Corp.), today announced the terms of a settlement agreement the Company has entered into to settle all claims asserted against...

07:00
LXRandCo, Inc. ("LXR" or the "Company") , a digital-first omni-channel retailer of authenticated pre-owned luxury handbags and accessories, announced today that the Company and each of its Canadian operating subsidiaries, LXR Luxury Products...

06:37
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) seeks to put an end to all forms of tax evasion schemes, regardless of their size or complexity. However, as of 2023, a heightened focus has been placed on high-income earners and pass-through entities. Pass-through...


5 october 2023

22:03
George Tyndall, the USC OBGYN who is alleged to have sexually abused and harassed thousands of women while at USC has died, and Mike Arias the co-liaison counsel for the plaintiffs in the civil case against Tyndall is offering a statement. "What...

16:37
Following is a statement from Eileen O'Reilly, president of the National Press Club, and Gil Klein, president of the National Press Club Journalism Institute, on Shane Jason Woods, the first Jan. 6 insurrectionist to be charged with assaulting a...

14:54
The Tribunal issued an Order in the above named matter.  A copy of the Order dated October 5, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

13:51
In the fall of 2022, the owner of the Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA) passenger terminal, Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners LP, obtained judgment against Porter Airlines Inc. relating to terminal fees at BBTCA. That judgment was...

10:00
A motion was filed on September 28, 2023, by Phillip White asking the court to dismiss his entire lawsuit against TW Garner Food Co. regarding the Texas Pete® brand. With TW Garner Food Co.'s approval, the court dismissed the lawsuit in its entirety...

09:03
Owners of more than 50 children's gyms across the United States have taken individual legal action against Unleashed Brands, contending the private-equity backed parent company that assumed ownership in 2021 is imposing "damaging changes" on the...

08:01
On August 22, 2023, Tecnología en Entretenimiento Caliplay, S.A.P.I. de C.V. ('Caliplay'), the leading Mexican online casino and sports betting company (known in the market as Caliente Interactive), issued legal proceedings before the 46th Civil...

08:00
Blackbaud , the leading provider of software for powering social impact, today announced it has reached a settlement with 49 state Attorneys General and the District of Columbia related to the previously disclosed multi-state investigation of its...

08:00
On September 11th, 2023, after a 5-week jury trial, Frantz Law Group won the largest jury verdict involving a wrongful death/tractor-trailer crash in the Superior Court of San Joaquin County in the City of Stockton's history. The case was filed by...

07:00
If a noncustodial parent fails to fulfill their child support obligations, the custodial parent may have the right to sue for unpaid child support. Before initiating a lawsuit, it is advisable for the custodial parent to explore other options to...


4 october 2023

15:42
Take notice of the following merits hearing date changes in the above-named matter: the hearing on October 5, 2023 will not proceed as scheduled; andthe hearing on October 10, 2023, scheduled to commence at 10:00 a.m. will instead commence at 12:30...

15:42
AXS LAW Group is capitalizing on its recent successes?including two high profile federal jury trial victories (a $63.5 million First Amendment verdict and a $8.5 million trademark infringment verdict) and twice winning the Daily Business Review's...

14:30
The Government of Canada is committed to protecting Canadian and foreign species of wild animals and plants that are threatened, or that may be at risk of over-exploitation due to unsustainable or illegal trade. On October 3, 2023, Nationalwide Star...

13:45
The Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO") has commenced disciplinary proceedings in respect of Sean Joseph Howes (the "Respondent"). In its Notice of Hearing dated September 13, 2023 (the "Notice of Hearing"), Staff of CIRO alleges...

13:27
The U.S. Aluminum Extruders Coalition and the United Steelworkers (USW) union today filed petitions charging that unfairly traded imports of aluminum extrusions from China, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia,...

13:00
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are committed to safeguarding our country and keeping illegal and dangerous drugs from reaching our communities.  On July 16, 2023, CBSA border officers at the...

12:57
Take notice that an attendance in the above named matter is scheduled to be heard on October 27, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

12:21
Take notice that the merits hearing in the above-named matter scheduled to be heard on October 5, 2023 will not proceed as scheduled. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal Secretariat Ontario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

11:43
Twin-Cities based Robins Kaplan LLP announced today a $12.2 million settlement on behalf of its client Terrance Dwayne Winborn, who suffered severe and permanent injuries, including the eventual amputation of his arms below the elbows, while he was...

09:49
Kenon Holdings Ltd. ("Kenon") announces that an arbitration tribunal (the "Tribunal") constituted by the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes ("ICSID") has delivered a final award (the "Award") in favor of Kenon and its...

08:34
Attorney Zulu Ali, founder and principal of the Law Offices of Zulu Ali & Associates, LLP (https://zulualilaw.com/), the largest Black-owned law firm in California's Inland Empire, wins a landmark decision establishing the standard to present claims...

08:00
Aimia Inc. ("Aimia" or the "Company") today acknowledges it has received notice from Mithaq Capital SPC ("Mithaq") confirming its intention to commence an offer to acquire all issued and outstanding shares for C$3.66 per share (the "Proposed...


3 october 2023

15:48
Take notice of the merits hearing time change on October 4, 2023, in the above named matter. The hearing on October 4, 2023, scheduled to commence at 10:00 a.m. will instead commence at 11:00 a.m. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario...

14:14
On October 3, 2023, the Tribunal issued a Notice of Hearing pursuant to Section 127 of the Securities Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, to consider the Application filed by Highland Capital Management, L.P. dated October 2, 2023, requesting an order that...

13:00
Rebecca Phillips of The Lanier Law Firm has been appointed among three co-lead counsels for plaintiffs in the multidistrict litigation alleging complications and injuries from Bard PowerPort implantable catheter devices. In this capacity Ms. Phillips...

12:11
A 3-year-old girl has lost her hearing, and a new lawsuit claims her preventable injury at Crosby Christian Academy occurred when caregivers dropped the ball on their responsibility to create a safe environment and watch over the children in their...

11:30
A hearing has been scheduled before a hearing panel of the Mutual Funds Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) to consider whether the panel should accept a settlement agreement entered into between Enforcement Staff and...


2 october 2023

18:10
Andreozzi + Foote, a nationally recognized civil law firm known for successful advocacy on behalf of survivors of sexual abuse, proudly announces the filing of multiple lawsuits against institutions in Maryland as the Maryland Child Victims Act takes...

15:41
The Tribunal issued a Notice of Hearing on October 2, 2023 setting the matter down to be heard on October 27, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the hearing can be held in the above-named matter. A copy of the Notice of Hearing dated...

15:39
The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) announced today it filed a Statement of Allegations against Manticore Labs OÜ and Manticore Labs Inc. (collectively, CoinField) for failing to comply with Ontario securities law. The OSC alleges that, since at...

15:30
A hearing has been scheduled before a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) to consider whether the panel should accept a settlement agreement entered into between Enforcement Staff...

14:20
Today, the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) released a court filing from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), et al. notifying FGA of the government's decision to reverse its position of non-enforcement of...

13:01
A Hidalgo County judge has entered a final judgment of more than $10.5 million on behalf of a worker injured in a 2017 forklift accident, finding the manufacturer sold a defective machine. The trial lawyers at Cowen Rodriguez Peacock represented...