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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14:58 ET Manly, Stewart & Finaldi Clients Whistleblower Gymnasts Call for Removal of USA Gymnastics Chairman Paul Parilla and Change of Leadership

On the day of the 2017 USAG/Proctor & Gamble National Gymnastics Championships, the two courageous women that broke the news of the Larry...


14:26 ET IMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Forterra, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Khang & Khang LLP (the "Firm") announces the filing of a securities class action lawsuit against Forterra, Inc. ("Forterra" or the "Company")...


13:12 ET IMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Forterra, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Lundin Law PC, a shareholder rights firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Forterra, Inc. ("Forterra" or the "Company")...


12:36 ET Greenbelt Resources Bioethanol To Be Tested By Puration Inc. For Use In Patented CBD Extraction Process

Greenbelt Resources Corporation (OTC: GRCO) has announced that Puration, Inc. (OTC: PURA) has selected its bioethanol to test for potential use in...


12:22 ET Vitamin Shoppe (VSI) Alert: Shareholder Rights Law Firm J&W Investigates Vitamin Shoppe, Inc.; Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP (J&W) is investigating potential violations of the federal securities laws by Vitamin...


12:00 ET AIMSI Technologies Fair Fund Distribution Agent Announces Notice of Distribution Plan

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK FAIR FUND TO COMPENSATE CERTAIN INVESTORS IN AIMSI TECHNOLOGIES COMMON STOCK SEC v...


11:58 ET MiMedx Provides Update on Litigation with Terminated Employees

MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), the leading biopharmaceutical company developing and marketing regenerative and therapeutic biologics utilizing...


10:43 ET Mylan Finalizes Settlement Agreement on Medicaid Rebate Classification for EpiPen® Auto-Injector

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL) today announced that its subsidiaries, Mylan Inc. and Mylan Specialty L.P., have signed an agreement with the U.S....


10:30 ET Beacon Health Options Urges House to Support 'OPPS Act' that Modernizes Federal Privacy Laws to Combat Opioid Epidemic

Beacon Health Options (Beacon), a national leader in behavioral health management, announced today its support for the bipartisan Overdose...


10:10 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against ClubCorp Holdings, Inc. (MYCC)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed in United States...


09:00 ET U.S. Judge Declines to Dismiss Indictment Against KickAssTorrents Founder On Criminal Copyright Charges

Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), a leading provider of data analytics and litigation services, as well as copyright infringement protection services to...


08:21 ET Elbit Systems Confirmed That a Jury Found Hughes Network Systems to Have Infringed an Elbit Systems Patent

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") confirmed today, in an answer to media inquiries, that on August 7, 2017, a jury...


08:00 ET China Commercial Credit Enters into Stipulation and Agreement to Settle Securities Class Action Litigation

China Commercial Credit, Inc. (NasdaqCM: CCCR) ("CCCR" or the "Company"), a microfinance company providing financial services to small-to-medium...


03:14 ET Ericsson Sues Wiko for Patent Infringement

On August 14, 2017, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) sued smartphone maker Wiko, in the regional courts of Düsseldorf and Mannheim in Germany, for...


Aug 16, 2017, 20:01 ET Johnson & Weaver, Announces Investigations of El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc., TransDigm Group Incorporated and Zebra Technologies Corporation; Investors Encouraged to Contact Firm

Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP is investigating potential claims against El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc., TransDigm Group...


Aug 16, 2017, 19:37 ET SUNSHINE BANCORP INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Sunshine Bancorp, Inc.

Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the...


Aug 16, 2017, 18:13 ET Notice of Certification of Southern China Livestock Inc. Class Action as a Class Proceeding

This Notice may affect your rights. Please read it carefully. ATTENTION: All persons or entities who purchased investment units of Expedite 4,...


Aug 16, 2017, 17:42 ET TRANSDIGM INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 In TransDigm Group Incorporated To Contact The Firm

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


Aug 16, 2017, 17:22 ET Leading IP Litigation Firm Green, Griffith & Borg-Breen Scores Major Wins for its Pharmaceutical Clients

Green, Griffith and Borg-Breen LLP (Green, Griffith), a nationally ranked IP litigation firm focused on assisting both generic and brand...


Aug 16, 2017, 17:07 ET EQUITY ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation

Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Booz Allen Hamilton Holding...


Aug 16, 2017, 17:01 ET INVESTOR ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against CenturyLink, Inc.

Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against CenturyLink, Inc....


Aug 16, 2017, 16:02 ET EQUITY ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Applied Optoelectronics, Inc.

Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Applied Optoelectronics,...


Aug 16, 2017, 15:11 ET Sovereign Health Motion Alleges Insurance Giant Influence on Federal Investigation

Sovereign Health has filed a motion with the U.S. District Court of the Central California District to unseal federal search warrants that have...


Aug 16, 2017, 14:25 ET Television Producer Critically Injured During "Punkin Chunkin" Event Commences Lawsuit

Seeger Weiss LLP and The Law Offices of Marc S. Albert announced today that they have filed a Complaint with the U.S. District Court for the...


Aug 16, 2017, 13:09 ET EQUITY ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Electronics for Imaging, Inc.

Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Electronics for Imaging,...