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News by subject: LAW

2 november 2023

09:37
The Commissioner of Canada Elections (CCE), Caroline J. Simard, announced today the publication of five administrative monetary penalties (AMPs) to address violations under the Canada Elections Act (the Act). To maintain transparency, and as required...

08:00
A settlement has been approved in a class action lawsuit against the Province of New Brunswick and Vitalité Health Network on behalf of former residents of the Restigouche Hospital Centre ("RHC") in Campbellton, New Brunswick. The settlement...

07:00
OpSens Inc. ("OpSens" or the "Corporation")  announces that the Québec Superior Court (the "Court") issued an interim order (the "Interim Order") on October 31, 2023 in connection with the previously announced acquisition by Haemonetics Corporation...

07:00
Diamond and Diamond Lawyers have launched a class action lawsuit addressing anti-Semitic events at three of Canada's prominent post-secondary institutions: Toronto Metropolitan University, Queens University and The University of British Columbia,...

06:00
Legal-Bay, the Pre-Settlement Funding Company, announced that they are preparing for an influx of settlement funding applications over the Thanksgiving and Christmas Season. Inflation has taken its toll on all of us, and with the holidays right...


1 november 2023

23:53
CIONCA IP WINS AT TTAB CANCELATION OF TRADEMARK REGISTRATION FOR ORANGE COUNTY CLIENT "the owner of a trademark is the entity that controls the use of the trademark"CIONCA...

16:19
The Tribunal issued an Order in the above named matter.  A copy of the Order dated November 1, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

15:00
On October 19, 2023, a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) accepted a settlement agreement, with sanctions, between Enforcement Staff and Domino Au-Young. Mr. Au-Young admitted...

10:00
Beanstalk Predictive, LLC, and Zero Trafficking, LLC, have announced a strategic partnership to introduce advanced cyber intelligence solutions to the commercial market. Beanstalk Predictive is known for its AI-based cyber intelligence products and...


31 october 2023

21:20
The Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) acquitted today (the 31st) entrepreneurs Joesley and Wesley Batista of charges of insider trading, or the use of privileged information to operate the financial market. The Batista brothers hold...

19:46
The U.S. International Trade Commission voted unanimously that imports into the United States of paper file folders from China, India, and Vietnam are injuring domestic file folder manufacturers. This vote follows on the determinations published...

18:20
Omni Logistics ("Omni"), a technology-driven provider of global multimodal logistics solutions and specialized services, today announced that it has filed a complaint in the Delaware Court of Chancery against Forward Air...

15:39
Take notice that the merits hearing in the above-named matter scheduled to heard on November 7, 2023 will not proceed as scheduled. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

15:00
Following a settlement hearing held on September 12, 2023, in Montreal, Quebec, a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) found that Louis Desprès failed to ensure that his...

14:48
Mary Alexander & Associates filed a lawsuit against the Livermore School District and the Livermore Area Park District alleging a yard duty supervisor at the school sexually abused a then second-grader in 2003. In 2003, Jane Doe E.S. was a...

14:00
The Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO") has commenced disciplinary proceedings in respect of Erika Fawcett (the "Respondent"). In its Notice of Hearing dated October 5, 2023 (the "Notice of Hearing"), Staff of CIRO alleges that the...

12:22
The Tribunal issued an Order in the above-named matter. A copy of the Order dated October 31, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca   Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

10:00
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTNORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIAOAKLAND DIVISION   IN RE SPLUNK INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION Case No. 4:20-cv-08600-JST     Judge: Hon. Jon S. Tigar   SUMMARY NOTICE OF (I) PENDENCY OF CLASS ACTION ANDPROPOSED SETTLEMENT;...

10:00
CPA Ontario, the regulatory body responsible for the licensing and oversight of Chartered Professional Accountants and accounting firms in Ontario, has settled a discipline matter in which Deloitte admitted breaches of the CPA Ontario Code of...

09:07
On February 8, 2023, Rakower Law PLLC, as lead counsel, commenced an action with Crowell & Moring LLP against Getty Images Holdings, Inc. ("Getty Images" or the "Company") on behalf of two substantial holders of Getty Images' public warrants. The...

09:00
THE CFL CLASS ACTION HAS BEEN DISCONTINUEDA class action lawsuit was commenced in Ontario by Mr. Banks against the Canadian Football League ("CFL"), its teams, former commissioner and others on behalf of former CFL players who suffered...

08:49
The Tribunal issued an Order in the above-named matter.   A copy of the Order dated October 30, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

08:00
The Law firm of Faguy & Co. today announces that the Superior Court of Québec has scheduled a hearing to be held on December 14, 2023, at 9:30 am at 1 Notre Dame Street East, Montreal, Qc., in a room to be identified, to approve the settlement among...


30 october 2023

20:23
Levy Konigsberg Partner Anna Kull appeared on CBS 6 News to discuss lawsuits she's filing against Albany & Rensselaer County jails over the sexual abuse of female inmates, and an important claim deadline under the New York Adult Survivors Act....

17:19
The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) today issued a temporary order against Traynor Ridge Capital Inc., an Ontario registrant that manages three prospectus-exempt funds (the TR1 Funds). The OSC is investigating the financial condition of the firm...

16:19
Gravely PC has filed an amicus brief on behalf of the Dallas Regional Chamber, calling on the Texas Supreme Court to uphold a lower court's decision in a $220 million insurance dispute and saying that reversal would adversely impact companies across...

15:00
Patrick Racz, founder, and inventor of Smartflash, has announced a lawsuit filed by Smartflash against the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in connection with Smartflash's ongoing Civil RICO investigation into Apple. The Racketeer...

14:08
Inland Empire Plaintiff law firm McCune Law Group (MLG) has filed a civil rights lawsuit against Riverside County over the death of 25-year-old Mark Spratt ? a Riverside County inmate who is only one of the most recent avoidable deaths in the...

13:00
The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) issued an Interim Order dated October 27, 2023 against Black Box Management Corp., Invader Management Ltd., and Craig Michael Thompson (collectively, the Respondents). The Interim Order indicates that ASC...

12:24
The Tribunal issued its Reasons and Decision and an Order pursuant to Subsections 127(1) and 127(10) of the Securities Act in the above-named matter.  A copy of the Reasons and Decision and the Order dated October 27, 2023 are available at...

10:17
The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) has initiated enforcement action against James Hooker (Hooker). FSRA...

09:00
Schwartzapfel Lawyers P.C. is pleased to announce a series of victories in securing justice and compensation for workers in the New York City construction industry. In a commitment to upholding workers' rights, Schwartzapfel Lawyers P.C. has achieved...

08:50
A Canada-wide settlement has been reached in several proposed class actions alleging price fixing and related conduct on behalf of Canadians who purchased farmed Atlantic Salmon and products containing or derived from farmed Atlantic salmon purchased...

08:39
The University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law has welcomed its largest incoming class in their Hybrid JD in Intellectual Property, Technology & Information Law since launching the program in 2019. The incoming Class of 2027 seated 95...

08:32
California Attorney Douglas Borthwick has been named 2023 Top 10 Attorney for Criminal Defense by the American Association of Attorney Advocates.  The American Association of Attorney Advocates tm (AAAA) is a premiere invitation only of top...

08:00
HITRUST, the information risk management, standards, and certification body, today submitted comments in response to the White House Request for Information (RFI) on Cyber Regulatory Harmonization....

07:30
New York City personal injury firm Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP has long advocated for those who have suffered bedsore injuries due to nursing home neglect. One of their main goals in this area of the law is to educate individuals about these...


27 october 2023

17:52
Levy Konigsberg Partner Anna Kull was recently quoted by Gothamist in an article discussing an upcoming flood of civil lawsuits brought by women who were sexually abused in New York jails and...

17:50
Two long-tenured United Airlines flight attendants sued the company alleging years of racial and religious discrimination by United in its charter flight program for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Two long-tenured United Airlines flight attendants sued...

17:17
On October 22, 2023, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, contraband and unauthorized items were seized at the Regional Reception Centre, a multi-level security federal institution. The contraband and unauthorized items seized included...

16:03
The national food safety law firm of Ron Simon & Associates and the Gomez Trial Attorneys have filed a second lawsuit in the E. Coli Outbreak linked to Miguel's Cocina, owned and operated by Brigantine Inc., as additional victims are identified. This...

15:55
Eric S. of Modesto, California, was accused of child molestation by his wife's daughter and faced a potential bail bond set at $750,000 by the prosecutor. During a case management conference and bail review hearing, California Criminal Defense...

15:54
Take notice that an attendance in the above named matter is scheduled to be heard on November 15, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

14:08
A jury in Riverside County, CA, awarded $6 million to a valet at a country club whom a drunk driver severely injured. According to the complaint, the defendant, Keith James Dudum, was drinking at the weekly "Thirsty Thursday" event at the Hideaway...

13:15
Following a disciplinary hearing held on June 19-20, 2023 in Calgary, Alberta, a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) found that Catherine Elizabeth Green failed to ensure that the...

12:55
Take notice that an attendance in the above named matter is scheduled to be heard on November 6, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal Secretariat Ontario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

11:30
The San Francisco labor law attorneys, at Zakay Law Group, APLC and JCL Law Firm, APC, filed a class action complaint against San Francisco Aids Foundation for allegedly failing to provide employees with timely, off-duty meal and rest periods. The...

11:14
Canada is a top destination of choice for international students, thanks to our high-quality educational institutions; our welcoming, diverse society; and the opportunities to work or immigrate permanently after graduation. While international...

09:27
IN THE COURT OF CHANCERY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE IN RE R1 RCM INC. STOCKHOLDERS LITIGATION CONSOLIDATED C.A. 2021-0318-PAF SUMMARY NOTICE OF PENDENCY AND PROPOSED SETTLEMENT OF STOCKHOLDER CLASS AND DERIVATIVE ACTION, SETTLEMENT HEARING, AND RIGHT...

07:00
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited  ("Agnico Eagle" or the "Company") today announced that the Supreme Administrative Court of Finland ("SAC") issued its ruling on Kittila's operating permit and has restored Kittila's operating permit to 2 million tonnes...