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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17:56 ET Relypsa Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of RLYP Shareholders

WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the Board of Directors of Relypsa Inc. ("RLYP" or...


17:55 ET Golden Enterprises Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of GLDC Shareholders

 WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the Board of Directors of Golden Enterprises...


17:41 ET GOLDEN ENTERPRISES SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Golden Enterprises Inc. (GLDC) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Utz Quality Foods, Inc.

Nadeem Faruqi, founding partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating...


16:42 ET RELYPSA SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Relypsa, Inc. (RLYP) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Galenica Group

Nadeem Faruqi, founding partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating...


16:29 ET OUTERWALL SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Outerwall Inc. (OUTR) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Apollo Global Management, LLC

Nadeem Faruqi, founding partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating...


16:07 ET Challenge to Site of New Arena in Mission Bay Heads to Court of Appeal

 The Mission Bay Alliance, SaveMuni and Jennifer Wade, opponents of the proposed location of the controversial, proposed Golden State...


16:01 ET JOY SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Joy Global, Inc. (NYSE) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Komatsu America Corp.

Nadeem Faruqi, founding partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating...


15:00 ET CNSI Settles Wrongful Termination Lawsuit with Louisiana

 CNSI, a leading business solutions provider with vast experience developing and delivering innovative health care management technology,...


14:38 ET Cadwalader Honored with Two American Lawyer 2016 Global Legal Awards

Cadwalader, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and businesses, was honored with two American Lawyer 2016 Global Legal Awards,...


12:21 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (OCUL)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of...


11:43 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. - OCUL

 Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. ("Ocular" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OCUL). ...


11:30 ET Credit Suisse FPD Practice Fair Fund Administrator Announces Distribution Plan Notice Of Credit Suisse First Payment Default Practice Fair Fund

 If you purchased or otherwise acquired residential mortgage backed securities ("RMBS") related to two RMBS offerings (ABSC AMO 2006-HE7 and...


11:30 ET Credit Suisse Bulk Settlement Practice Fair Fund Administrator Announces Notice Of Distribution Plan

 If you purchased or otherwise acquired residential mortgage backed securities ("RMBS") related to certain RMBS trusts underwritten by Credit...


11:00 ET OUTERWALL BUYOUT ALERT - National Securities Law Firm Seeks Higher Price for Outerwall Shareholders in Connection with Proposed Buyout, and Encourages Shareholders to Contact Law Firm for More Information

 Tripp Levy PLLC, a leading national securities and shareholder rights law firm, announces that it is investigating the potential sale of...


10:52 ET Convention Delegates Win Settlement in Free Speech Lawsuit Against Federal Election Commission

Two delegates to the Republican National Convention settled a lawsuit on Friday against the Federal Election Commission (FEC), Two Unnamed...


10:40 ET Investor Alert: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of a Class Action Lawsuit Involving CPI Card Group Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of August 15, 2016 - PMTS

 The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the Southern District of New York on...


10:40 ET INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of a Class Action Lawsuit Involving Chiasma, Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of August 8, 2016 - CHMA

 The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the District of Massachusetts on...


10:26 ET Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against EndoChoice Holdings Inc. (GI)

 Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a securities class action has been filed on behalf of...


10:02 ET Shareholder Alert: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Drew Industries Incorporated for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors

Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP, a class action law firm dedicated to representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating a potential breach...


09:54 ET Golden Band busca a aprovação da justiça para proposta aos credores e cancelamento de ações existentes

TSX.V (NEX Board): GBN.H A proposta da Lei de Falência e Insolvência da Golden Band Resources Inc. ("Golden Band") aos seus...


09:19 ET OUTERWALL (OUTR) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Launches an Investigation into the Fairness of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Outerwall Inc.; Are Shareholders Getting a Fair Price?

Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP has launched an investigation into whether the board members of Outerwall Inc. (NASDAQ: OUTR)...


09:00 ET Notice to Former ADT Stockholders Regarding Litigation Challenging the Merger with Protection 1

The following is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: IN THE COURT OF CHANCERY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE MSS 12-09 TRUST, on behalf of...


08:19 ET QT Vascular Announces Federal Circuit Reversal of Adverse AngioScore / Spectranetics Judgment

 QT Vascular Ltd., together with its subsidiaries (the "Company" or "QT Vascular", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"), is a...


Jul 24, 2016, 20:42 ET Golden Band busca la aprobación de la Corte a su propuesta para los acreedores y la cancelación de las acciones existentes

Los acreedores aprobaron la propuesta de Ley de Bancarrota e Insolvencia de Golden Band Resources Inc. ("Golden Band") para sus acreedores (la...


Jul 24, 2016, 16:05 ET Algosaibi Groups Signs Settlement Agreement with Claimant Steering Committee

Coinciding events in the last week represent an historic milestone in the efforts of Ahmad Hamad Algosaibi & Brothers ("AHAB" or "The Company")...