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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Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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....


Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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...


Aug 17, 2017, 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,...


Aug 16, 2017, 12:59 ET La Oficina del Comisionado Laboral presenta una demanda de $6.3 millones por clasificación errónea y robo de sueldo contra compañía de construcción de Glendale

La Oficina del Comisionado Laboral ha presentado una demanda contra Calcrete Construction, Inc., buscando $6,300,338 por múltiples violaciones de...


Aug 16, 2017, 12:23 ET Coalition of American Flange Producers Files Dumping and Subsidy Petition Against Imports from China and India, Wiley Rein Reports

Today, the Coalition of American Flange Producers (CAFP) formally filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International...


Aug 16, 2017, 11:58 ET Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against West Marine, Inc.

Notice is hereby given that Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of...


Aug 16, 2017, 11:46 ET Sanders Phillips Grossman, L.L.C., un estudio de abogados nacional, lucha contra los fabricantes de opioides

GARDEN CITY, Nueva York, 16 de agosto de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (Centers...


Aug 16, 2017, 11:45 ET U.S. Patent Office Again Reaffirms f'real's Self-Cleaning Blender Patents

f'real continues to prevail against Hamilton Beach and the Hershey Creamery Company. In two new decisions, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...