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Aug 26, 2015, 08:00 ET
American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education

ALI CLE Course To Provide an In-Depth Look at Current Trends in Civil Tax Controversies and Litigation

 American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education is pleased to announce the return of Handling a Tax Controversy: Current Trends in Civil Tax...

Aug 25, 2015, 08:23 ET

Wilson Legal Solutions Maintains Triple-Digit Growth Rate and Earns Spot on Inc. 5000 List for Third Consecutive Year

Wilson Legal Solutions, international provider of business of law software and services, is pleased to announce its ranking on the 2015 Inc. 5000...

Aug 25, 2015, 08:00 ET
American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education

ALI CLE to Offer Course Providing an In-Depth Look at Airline and Railroad Labor Relations, Featuring Faculty from the National Mediation Board.

American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education is pleased to announce the return of Airline and Railroad Labor and Employment Law, the event of...

Aug 20, 2015, 07:59 ET

Alliance for Responsible Consumer Legal Funding Taps Former Oklahoma Lawmaker as Executive Director

The Alliance for Responsible Consumer Legal Funding (ARC) today announced former Oklahoma State Senator Rob Johnson as its new Executive Director....

Aug 19, 2015, 05:00 ET

Lawsuit Settlement Funding Firm Reports Major Prison Bus Crash in Arizona

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports today that a major prison bus crash occurred earlier this month in Arizona,...

Aug 17, 2015, 05:00 ET

Xarelto Lawsuit Filings Continue to Rise, says Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports today that in the most recent news involving the Xarelto multidistrict...

Aug 12, 2015, 05:00 ET

Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports $57MM Yaz Birth Control Settlement

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reported today that Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. settled for $56.9 million,...

Aug 10, 2015, 05:00 ET

Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak in South Bronx Leaves 7 dead, says Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports that in the tragic Legionnaires' disease outbreak sweeping the South Bronx, 81...

Aug 07, 2015, 07:04 ET

Proclaim Case Management System Implemented by Claims Specialist, United Legal Assistance

New start-up firm, United Legal Assistance, has implemented the Proclaim Case Management Software solution from Eclipse Legal Systems, the Law...

Aug 06, 2015, 10:00 ET
Top trends redefining the practice of law

New Report: Tech Challenges, Need For Specialized Expertise Redefining Practice Of Law

Technological innovations and the movement toward specialization are two of the key drivers of change in the legal field today, according to Future...

Aug 05, 2015, 05:00 ET

$18MM Sexual Harassment Jury Award Against Wall Street CEO, Says Legal-Bay

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports that a jury in Manhattan Federal Court ordered a Wall Street CEO to pay $18...

Aug 04, 2015, 05:00 ET

Lawsuit Settlement Funding Firm Reports $12 Million Boat Accident Settlement

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports that a $12 million boat accident settlement was recently reached for a father...

Aug 03, 2015, 09:30 ET

Five Reasons Why College Students Can Benefit From Legal Insurance

As thousands of college students prepare for a new semester of school in Texas, many do not have "find a lawyer" on their to-do list. Texas Legal,...

Aug 03, 2015, 05:00 ET

NYC Agrees to pay $1 Million over Rikers Island Inmate Death in Guard Beating, says Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding

Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports that NYC has agreed to pay $1.25 million to the family of a Rikers Island inmate who...

Jul 30, 2015, 05:00 ET

Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Announces New NFL Settlement Funding Program

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today a new NFL funding program for retired NFL players in light of the...

Jul 29, 2015, 05:00 ET

Judge Pushes Back Single Trial for 26 Ethicon Mesh Cases, says Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding

Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that U.S. District Judge Joseph Goodwin in the Southern District of West...

Jul 28, 2015, 05:00 ET

50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy Protection then Testifies and Claims Poverty in Leaked Sex Tape Trial, says Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Firm

 Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports that 50 Cent filed bankruptcy protection after being ordered to pay a woman $5...

Jul 27, 2015, 11:00 ET

LGIMA Further Expands Distribution Business with Addition of Seasoned Executive Stephen Weiss

Legal & General Investment Management America, Inc. ("LGIMA"), a registered investment advisor with over $116 billion in assets under...

Jul 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

Craig D. Linder, Esq. Joins the Law Firm of Legal & Compliance, LLC; Corporate, Securities and Going Public Attorneys

Securities attorney Laura Anthony, founding partner of Legal & Compliance, LLC, is pleased to announce the addition of Craig D. Linder, Esq.,...

Jul 24, 2015, 05:00 ET

Morcellator Wrongful Death Suit Settlement Announced, Says Legal-Bay

 Legal-Bay LLC, the Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that LiNA Medical has settled a case against them for an undisclosed...