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16 november 2023

08:31
HERMAN LAW announced the filing of a Group Action Lawsuit on behalf of 159 survivors of convicted sexual abuser former doctor Robert Hadden against The New York and Presbyterian Hospital.  The lawsuit alleges that for decades, Hadden sexually...

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The average American understands the importance of insurance and how it can be a lifesaver at the most critical times.  However, they second-guess buying insurance policies because unfulfilled claims are fast becoming the standard with insurance...


15 november 2023

17:19
TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2023 /CNW/ - The Tribunal issued its Reasons and Decision and an Order in the above-named matter. A copy of the Reasons and Decision and the Order dated November 14, 2023 are available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca  Registrar,...

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A Hearing Panel of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO"), has issued its Reasons for Decision dated February 7, 2023 ("Reasons for Decision"), in connection with a settlement hearing held electronically by videoconference in...

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The Tribunal issued an Order in the above-named matter.  A copy of the Order dated November 15, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

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Today, the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona entered a consent decree of permanent injunction ordering Smart Women's Choice, Inc., an Arizona-based company, and Jennifer A. Richard, its chief executive officer, to stop distributing...

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A settlement hearing in the matter of Vikram Jindal (the "Respondent") was held electronically by videoconference on October 27, 2023, in Toronto, Ontario before a three-member Hearing Panel of the Ontario District Hearing Committee of the Canadian...

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Federal jury finds Guardant Health, GH , willfully infringes University of Washington duplex sequencing patents exclusively licensed to TwinStrand Biosciences, Inc. and awards $ 83.4M in damages. Jury finds FDA-approved product Guardant 360® CDx...

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A 10-month-old girl suffered a fractured left forearm while in the care of a Just for Tots daycare center in Killeen, according to a new lawsuit filed by the infant's parents. Raul and Mariah Magaña claim caregivers at Just for Tots #4 aggressively...

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On March 4, 2023, a semi-truck coming into Canada at the Ambassador Bridge border crossing, was carrying what seemed to be a legitimate shipment of goods. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) border services officers directed the vehicle to...

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On March 4, 2023, a semi-truck coming into Canada at the Ambassador Bridge border crossing, was referred for secondary examination by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) border services officers. During a thorough inspection of the trailer, officers...

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The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is committed to keeping firearms out of our communities. The CBSA's Ontario Firearms...

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Enova International, Inc. , a leading financial technology company powered by machine learning and world-class analytics, announced today that it has reached an agreement with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") regarding consumer loan...

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Following a press inquiry on November 6, NDR was confronted with serious allegations against documentary filmmaker Hubert Seipel. The author, who produced films such as "Ich, Putin - Ein Portrait" [I, Putin: A Portrait] (2012) and the interviews with...


13 november 2023

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The Tribunal issued an Order in the above-named matter.  A copy of the Order dated November 13, 2023 and the Amended Application dated November 8, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal Secretariat Ontario...

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Aimia Inc. ("Aimia" or the "Company") announced today that it has obtained leave to amend its Statement of Claim in respect of its litigation against Mithaq Capital SPC ("Mithaq") and other alleged joint actors, including a former insider and...


10 november 2023

18:55
A class-action suit filed today in federal court accuses Citibank of routinely and illegally denied credit for nearly a decade to Californians whose last names appeared to indicate they were of Armenian descent. Citibank instituted this...

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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

16:08
Dasso International, the patent holder of Fused Bamboo, an invention registered with USPTO US '578, issued a statement from its licensee office, Easoon USA LLC in Atlanta, that would have a significant impact on the bamboo exterior decking industry...

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A Hearing Panel of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO"), has issued its Reasons for Decision dated October 13, 2023 ("Reasons for Decision"), in connection with a settlement hearing held electronically by videoconference in...

15:30
e-Vision Smart Optics Inc. and its affiliates (the...

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The Tribunal issued an Order in the above-named matter.   A copy of the Order dated November 10, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

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An initial appearance has been scheduled before a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) to set a date for a disciplinary hearing in the matter of Peter Michael Deeb and Hampton...

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The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has found that Ali Ghani and the following entities controlled by Ghani perpetrated a fraud on investors: Summerside Development Trust, Summerside Commercial Trust, Prism Summerside Limited Partnership, Prism...

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If you are a health plan that paid for generic prescription drugs purchased at CVS Pharmacy, a class action lawsuit could affect your rights. A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT is pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island (the "Court")....

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New Era ADR, a dispute resolution technology platform, is proud to announce an investment by Marquee Ventures, a venture capital fund spun-out of the Chicago Cubs. OnDean, the family office of Andrew Sieja, founder and former CEO of legaltech and...

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We are pleased to announce the closure of the High Court case by the Asset Recovery Agency (ARA). This resolution affirms our adherence to regulatory compliance and transparency. Key Developments: The ARA has officially withdrawn its suit against...

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The Supreme Court of Singapore and Supreme Court of Indonesia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for judicial cooperation on 7 November 2023. The MOU marks a milestone in the bilateral collaboration between the two judiciaries and is a...


9 november 2023

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A Riverside Superior Court jury awarded more than $19.5 million to a man who was injured when a Jeep Wrangler struck his bicycle while he was crossing a street. According to the complaint, in 2019, the plaintiff was riding his bicycle within the...

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Attorneys for 6 families filed lawsuits and claims alleging negligence and civil rights violations leading to the wrongful death of inmates at Monterey County Jail. According to the complaint, the Monterey County Jail and its medical and mental...

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A Hearing Panel of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO"), has issued its Reasons for Decision dated October 12, 2023 ("Reasons for Decision"), in connection with a settlement hearing held electronically by videoconference in...

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A settlement hearing in the matter of Miranda Sirri Che (the "Respondent") was held electronically by videoconference on October 10, 2023 before a three-member Hearing Panel of the Saskatchewan District Hearing Committee of the Canadian Investment...

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A Hearing Panel of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO"), has issued its Reasons for Decision dated April 19, 2023 ("Reasons for Decision"), in connection with a settlement hearing held electronically by videoconference in Toronto,...


8 november 2023

18:21
Journalists and other readers should disregard the news release "Customer's Dental Nightmare at Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers Sparks Call for Improved Food Safety and Accountability", issued earlier today by PR Newswire. SOURCE DeSouza...

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Today, Do No Harm, a prominent national nonprofit committed to safeguarding healthcare from radical and divisive ideology, filed a federal lawsuit against the unlawful racial quotas imposed on the governor of Tennessee when making appointments to...

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A Hearing Panel of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO"), has issued its Reasons for Decision dated October 13, 2023 ("Reasons for Decision"), in connection with a settlement hearing held electronically by videoconference in...

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The United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, presided by United States District Judge Virginia M. Hernandez Covington, rendered a clear decision in favor of MacuHealth on June 7th, 2023, in its legal proceeding...

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The Tribunal issued an Order in the above named matter.  A copy of the Order dated November 8, 2023 is available at capitalmarketstribunal.ca Registrar, Governance & Tribunal SecretariatOntario Securities Commission SOURCE Ontario Securities...

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is announcing that HSN Inc., of St. Petersburg, Florida, has agreed to pay a $16 million civil penalty. The settlement agreement, which has been provisionally accepted by CPSC, resolves CPSC's...

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Kobold Corporation and Kobold Completions Inc. ("Kobold") announce that in a ruling issued by the Federal Court of Canada yesterday in relation to a patent infringement lawsuit brought by NCS Multistage Inc. ("NCS") against Kobold, the Court ruled...

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An ordinary dining experience at Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers in San Antonio took a terrifying turn when a customer bit into a cheeseburger, only to discover a painful, hard object that led to a fractured tooth. This incident draws...

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Stratus® Medical, a company focused on improving clinical outcomes for chronic pain patients by advancing radiofrequency (RF) technology for the treatment of pain, announced today the issuance of its fifth U.S. patent (U.S. Patent No. 11,806,070) and...


7 november 2023

16:57
The Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization ("CIRO") has commenced disciplinary proceedings in respect of Joshua Emanuel Mifsud (the "Respondent"). In its Notice of Hearing dated October 4, 2023 (the "Notice of Hearing"), Staff of CIRO alleges...

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A hearing has been scheduled before a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) in the matter of Robert Weston Crocker. The hearing is open to the public unless the hearing panel orders...

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A disciplinary hearing has been scheduled before a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) in the matter of Lucie Roland. The hearing is open to the public unless the hearing panel...

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AXS LAW Group has been selected by Chambers & Partners as a "Spotlight" firm for Dispute Resolution in South Florida. While previously ranking only large firms, Chambers "is now shining a light on the best small and medium-sized firms" in Florida as...

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Canadians know the value of a healthy and safe environment. Environment and Climate Change Canada enforcement officers strive to ensure that businesses and the public comply with the acts and regulations designed to protect Canada's natural...

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A Marshall mom is furious that her 11-month-old daughter experienced second-degree burns on both feet while in the care of Ms. Anita's Academic Center in August 2023. Ashley McMullen is now suing the daycare center, claiming the facility and its...

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LA's best injury lawyer Super Woman Super Lawyer Maryam Parman and her dedicated legal team showcase their unwavering commitment to justice, recovering a multi-million dollar settlement for an injured driver in Los Angeles. The case involved a...


6 november 2023

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Take notice that the hearing with respect to sanctions and costs in the above-named matter is scheduled to be heard on March 4, 2024 at 10:00 a.m. at 20 Queen Street West, 17th Floor, Toronto, Ontario. Registrar, Governance & Tribunal...