Legal Issues This category contains the most recent legal news, including releases regarding new and ongoing legal action and investigations, class-action suits, appeals processes, judgements and settlements. Also included are releases pertaining to the growth and performance of the legal sector and firms, with reports of office openings and expansions as well as significant new hires and partnerships. This section also includes the latest patent law news, with releases covering new applications, granted patents, appeals, and challenges.

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15:22 ET EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. - STML

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of Stemline Therapeutics,...


13:54 ET AZA Wins $9M Jury Verdict in Texas Patent Infringement Case Against Motorola

Houston patent trial lawyer Demetrios Anaipakos of Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, has won a $9 million federal...


13:35 ET Texas-based Saint Lawrence Communications Wins $9.17 Million Patent Verdict

An East Texas federal jury has awarded $9.17 million to Plano, Texas-based Saint Lawrence Communications, LLC, after finding that Motorola...


13:07 ET Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians Issues Statement on OBIG Lawsuit

Recently, Osceola Blackwood Ivory Gaming (OBIG) filed a complaint against the Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians and the Chukchansi Economic...


12:40 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (TPX) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline - May 23, 2017

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Tempur Sealy...


12:07 ET Tin perovskite thin film tandem solar cell patent granted by the US Patent Office to Solar-Tectic LLC

Solar-Tectic LLC ("ST") announced today that a patent application for a tin perovskite/crystalline silicon thin film tandem solar cell has been...


12:00 ET GTL Bolsters Patent Portfolio with Non-Scheduled Video Visitation Patent

GTL, an innovation leader in correctional technology and payment services solutions for government, today announced that the USPTO issued U.S....


11:49 ET Stryker Hip Lawsuit Plaintiffs Await Decisions on Mass Tort Petitions for LFIT V40 Femoral Head Claims, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

Plaintiffs pursuing Stryker hip lawsuits involving LFIT Anatomic CoCr V40 Femoral Heads are awaiting decisions on two petitions that seek to...


08:40 ET Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges All Diagnosed Marine Mechanics Who Were Exposed to Asbestos in The Navy to Call for Access to The Nation's Leading Compensation Lawyers

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is now urging a marine mechanic who has been recently diagnosed with mesothelioma to call them anytime at...


08:30 ET Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Explains Why It Is of The Utmost Importance to Any Diagnosed US Navy Veteran to Call About the Most Qualified Attorneys for a Claim

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "US Navy Veterans who have recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma and care about getting the best possible...


08:30 ET Concerned Shareholder Announces Court Victory for Shareholder Democracy and Challenges Questionable Financial Decisions by Entrenched Management and Board of Rapier Gold Inc.

VANCOUVER, March 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Delbrook Capital Advisors Inc. ("Delbrook" or the "Concerned Shareholder"), the largest shareholder of...


08:07 ET CAN - TV Features Fierce Chicago Matrimonial Attorney Les Poole

On Monday, March 27, 2017 at 7:30PM (CDT) renowned Fathers' Rights Attorney Jeffery M. Leving will host Chicago Counterpoint TV on CAN-TV's Channel...


06:00 ET Patented Receipt Method Could Secure $2 Trillion Annually in E-Signed Package Delivery Transactions

David Mulcahy was awarded U.S. Patent 7,900,834 for his "Electronic Receipt Delivery Method" designed for the package delivery industry. The method...


06:00 ET Spin Master Sues Chinese Manufacturer for Alleged Patent Infringement of Hatchimals®

TORONTO, March 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Ltd., a leading global children's entertainment company and the fourth largest toy manufacturer...


Mar 26, 2017, 23:25 ET Medidata Solutions K.K. Wrongfully Dismissed IT Director, Tokyo Court Finds

The following is a news story as reported by Global Village Media Co. Ltd.: Medidata Solutions K.K., a subsidiary of Medidata Solutions, Inc.,...


Mar 26, 2017, 14:31 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Reminds Investors In Psychemedics Corporation Of Imminent Lead Plaintiff Deadline

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Psychemedics Corporation ("Psychemedics" or the "Company")...


Mar 25, 2017, 13:01 ET J&W Alerts Shareholders of Nimble Storage, TransDigm Group, Global Eagle Entertainment and, Patriot National; Investors Encouraged to Contact Firm

Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP (J&W) is investigating potential claims against Nimble Storage, TransDigm Group, Global...


Mar 25, 2017, 01:12 ET Court Rejects Safeguard's Bid to Overturn a $6 Million Jury Verdict

On Friday, an Idaho Court denied Safeguard Business Systems, Inc.'s post-trial motion seeking to reverse a $6 million jury verdict in favor of its...


Mar 24, 2017, 22:50 ET BABCOCK SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits Against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. - (BW)

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., reminds investors that they...


Mar 24, 2017, 22:50 ET CATERPILLAR INVESTIGATION INITIATED BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Caterpillar, Inc. - CAT

Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF"), announces that...


Mar 24, 2017, 22:50 ET GRAÑA Y MONTERO SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Graña y Montero S.A.A. -- (GRAM)

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., reminds investors that they...


Mar 24, 2017, 22:50 ET NETFLIX SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in First-Filed Class Action Lawsuit Against Netflix, Inc. - (NFLX)

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., reminds investors that they...


Mar 24, 2017, 22:50 ET PEARSON SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Pearson plc - (PSO)

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., reminds investors that they...


Mar 24, 2017, 21:00 ET Johnson & Weaver, LLP Files Class Action Suit against Tempur Sealy International, Inc.

Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP announced today that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court...