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31 october 2023

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...

06:18
With thousands of press releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on Cision. To help journalists and consumers stay on top of the week's most newsworthy and popular releases, here's a recap of some major stories...

06:00
The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan will speak to the lawsuit He and the Nation of Islam filed on October 16, 2023 in US District Court...


26 october 2023

18:49
This news release deals with topics that may cause distress. If you or someone close to you needs support, we encourage you to reach out. Resources are available at canada.ca/mental-health. Everyone in Canada deserves to be safe and feel safe,...

17:30
The Northern California labor law attorneys at Zakay Law Group, APLC and JCL Law Firm, APC, filed a class action complaint against Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa (hereinafter, "Catholic Charities") for allegedly failing to provide...

15:56
Today the national food safety law firm of Ron Simon & Associates, along with San Diego's preeminent law firm, Gomez Trial Attorneys, filed the first lawsuit in the E. Coli Outbreak linked to Miguel's Cocina in San Diego, a Mexican restaurant owned...

15:05
SkyBell Technologies, a pioneer in video doorbell and smart home security solutions, is pleased to announce a successful outcome in its recent patent infringement lawsuit against Vivint Inc. On Monday, Oct. 23, 2023, a federal jury in the Sherman...

14:13
A fair and impartial criminal justice system is one that protects communities and respects the needs of victims while guarding against potential miscarriages of justice. The Honourable Arif Virani, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada,...

13:47
A coalition of U.S. cannabis operators and investors working in state-legal medical and adult-use cannabis markets today filed a lawsuit...

12:01
With civil trials at a historical low (see link for data), federal judges at this year's Bench & Bar Conference encouraged civil practitioners to get back into trial in part by learning from the criminal defense bar and in part by getting younger...

11:25
The Tribunal issued a Notice of Hearing on October 25, 2023 setting the matter down to be heard on November 16, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the hearing can be held in the above named matter. A copy of the Notice of Hearing dated...

10:00
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOISEASTERN DIVISION MARKO BUSIC and ADIL SHEIKH, individually and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated,   Plaintiffs, Case No. 1:21-CV-03640   Judge John F. Kness   v.  ...

09:00
The Competition Bureau announced today that it has reached an agreement with Global Fuels Inc. and its affiliates (Global Fuels), related to their proposed acquisition of Greenergy's Canadian retail fuel business. The proposed transaction includes...

07:00
When pursuing a personal injury claim in Texas, it's important to understand the factors that can impact the compensation you receive.  Here are three tips to maximize your personal injury claim compensation: Gather and Preserve Evidence:Document...


25 october 2023

21:30
A settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit against McKinsey & Company, Inc. and related entities claiming that McKinsey played a central role in the opioid crisis by advising opioid manufacturers and other industry participants how to...

18:00
A now-dissolved medical device company and its sole officer and director have paid $70,000 to the B.C. Securities Commission (BCSC) for misrepresenting aspects of the company's finances, the status of its intellectual property and regulatory...

17:30
Two B.C. men and their companies facilitated investments of approximately $12 million without being registered, the B.C. Securities Commission (BCSC) alleges. Tajkarim Mohamed and Aly Ismail, personally or through their companies, entered into...

16:00
The Northern California labor law attorneys at Zakay Law Group, APLC and JCL Law Firm, APC, filed a class action complaint against Pacific Gas and Electric Company (hereinafter, "PG&E") for allegedly failing to provide meal and rest breaks. The class...

14:12
The Tribunal issued an Order in the above-named matter.  A copy of the Order dated October 25, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

13:19
Today, the American Shrimp Processors Association (ASPA) filed trade petitions seeking antidumping duties on imported frozen warmwater shrimp from Ecuador and Indonesia and countervailing duties on imported shrimp from Ecuador, India, Indonesia, and...

10:45
A Brazilian company known as Itabiriçu has filed litigation in a South Texas court against several iron and steel industry giants, including two Texas-based companies. The lawsuit alleges that the defendants conspired to unlawfully convert,...

10:00
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOISEASTERN DIVISION     IN RE THE ALLSTATE CORPORATION SECURITIES LITIGATION   Case No. 16-cv-10510     CLASS ACTION     SUMMARY NOTICE OF PROPOSED CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT AND...