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Sep 07, 2017, 11:34 ET Motley Rice LLC Appoints New Members

Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' firms, is proud to announce new members. The class of new member attorneys possesses...


Apr 28, 2017, 15:00 ET Anuncio de Acuerdos parciales de conciliación de una demanda colectiva para quienes hayan comprado Solodyn y/o su equivalente genérico

Si usted compró Solodyn y/o su equivalente genérico, sus derechos pueden verse afectados por Acuerdos parciales de conciliación de una demanda...


Apr 28, 2017, 10:00 ET Partial Settlement of a Class Action Lawsuit for Purchasers of Solodyn and/or Its Generic Equivalent is Announced

If You Purchased Solodyn and/or Its Generic Equivalent Partial Settlements of a Class Action Lawsuit May Affect Your Rights Partial settlements...


Apr 03, 2017, 10:14 ET Supreme Court to Decide if Arab Bank PLC is Subject to Lawsuit Brought by Terror Victims

The Supreme Court today granted the petition for a writ of certiorari filed on behalf of approximately 6,000 persons injured or family members of...


Feb 06, 2017, 14:22 ET Motley Rice Adds Two Members, Expands Public Client Experience

Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' firms, is bolstering its experience representing public entities in consumer and financial...


Jan 09, 2017, 11:53 ET Judge appoints Motley Rice attorney Fidelma Fitzpatrick to lead California State Essure® litigation

Judge Winifred Y. Smith in Superior Court of California, County of Alameda, appointed Motley Rice medical device attorney Fidelma Fitzpatrick as...


Oct 25, 2016, 12:20 ET Court Grants Final Approval Of Volkswagen "Clean Diesel" Class Settlement Program For 2.0-Liter Vehicles

Today, U.S. District Court Judge Charles R. Breyer of the Northern District of California issued a decision approving the settlement program for...


Sep 28, 2016, 17:39 ET Motley Rice LLC Commends Congress for Veto Override Allowing Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act to Become Law

 Today, the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, JASTA, became a law that will now allow foreign sponsors of terrorist attacks in the...


Aug 04, 2016, 16:42 ET Judge gives consolidated California Essure cases a boost in rulings, following briefing and argument by Motley Rice LLC and Co-Counsel

 Judge Winifred Y. Smith in Superior Court of California, County of Alameda, issued a decision on Aug. 2, 2016, permitting the claims of 14...


Jun 27, 2016, 09:00 ET Motley Rice LLC Announces Proposed Settlement of Class Action in the In re Barrick Gold Securities Litigation

  The following statement is being issued by Motley Rice LLC regarding the In re Barrick Gold Securities Litigation, Case No. 13 Civ. 3851...


Jun 20, 2016, 10:22 ET Proposed Settlement Preliminarily Approved for in re Barrick Gold Securities Litigation

U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman has granted preliminary approval to a proposed  $140 million class action settlement with Barrick Gold...


May 31, 2016, 16:46 ET Motley Rice Announces $140 Million Settlement For Barrick Gold Shareholders

Motley Rice LLC, sole lead counsel in In re Barrick Gold Securities Litigation, has reached a $140 million preliminary settlement with the leading...


Jan 14, 2016, 16:29 ET Scrutiny of Essure® Increases as Women Come Forward Claiming Permanent Injuries

Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' firms, has filed two suits for California women against Bayer, Corp., Bayer Healthcare...


Nov 11, 2015, 17:08 ET Utah Woman Suffers Permanent Throat Injury, Loss Of Speech In Accident Involving Takata Airbag

Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' firms, has filed a new product liability action in the District Court for Salt Lake...


Sep 29, 2015, 16:51 ET Motley Rice LLC Files Class Action Lawsuits in Eight States on Behalf of Volkswagen Owners and Lessees

Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' firms, has filed class actions in eight states for alleged consumer fraud and breach of...


Sep 09, 2015, 08:00 ET Motley Rice LLC Announces $62 Million Settlement With Avon Products, Inc.

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK CITY OF BROCKTON RETIREMENT SYSTEM, Individually and on Behalf of all Others...


Jan 22, 2015, 14:23 ET Jury Finds Philip Morris Liable In Engle-progeny Cigarette Case; Awards Disabled Woman $17.2 Million In Compensatory And Punitive Damages

A Florida federal jury found that Philip Morris USA is liable to Florida resident Donna Brown and awarded her $17.2 million in compensatory and...


Dec 10, 2014, 18:19 ET Trial Date Scheduled For Damages Phase In Landmark Arab Bank Terrorist Financing Case

 Today, Judge Brian M. Cogan of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York in Brooklyn set a schedule to complete discovery...


Sep 22, 2014, 17:37 ET Jury Finds Arab Bank plc Liable For Financing Terrorist Activity

Today, a Brooklyn, N.Y., jury found Jordan-based Arab Bank plc. liable for financing terrorist activity, including funneling financial support to...


Sep 02, 2014, 09:56 ET Halliburton and Plaintiffs' Steering Committee Reach Settlement

Today Halliburton Energy Services Inc. and the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee announced a $1.028 billion settlement for alleged punitive damage...


Jul 22, 2014, 22:15 ET Second Circuit Reinstates Asbestos Judgment Against Travelers

 Today the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit put to rest the "private hopes and dreams" of insurer Travelers Cos. Inc., in its...


Apr 30, 2014, 19:33 ET Motley Rice Enters Settlement Regarding Transvaginal Mesh

Plaintiffs' law firm Motley Rice LLC has reached an Agreement in Principle to settle with transvaginal mesh (TVM) device manufacturer American...


Jan 08, 2014, 20:20 ET Billion Dollar Lead Public Health Ruling Finalized In California

Ten California cities and counties succeed in holding accountable lead pigment companies that marketed, promoted and profited from lead paint...


Oct 05, 2012, 16:38 ET 2012 Plaintiffs' Hot List Recognizes "Cutting Edge" Work

Motley Rice Recognized For Success in Plaintiffs' Bar Motley Rice is proud to announce that it is one of 19 firms across the nation selected...


Sep 19, 2012, 15:22 ET Jury Holds Steamship Owners Accountable For Death Of U.S. Merchant Marine

Awards family $3.9 million weeks prior to Mesothelioma Awareness Day Just two weeks prior to Mesothelioma Awareness Day, Motley Rice LLC,...