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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...

Aug 27, 2014, 07:59 ET
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...

May 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

Labaton Sucharow LLP and Motley Rice LLC Announce Summary Notice of Pendency and Class Action Settlement and Motion for Attorneys' Fees and Expenses in the In re Hewlett-Packard Company Securities Litigation

The following statement is being issued by Labaton Sucharow LLP and Motley Rice LLC regarding the In re Hewlett-Packard Company Securities...

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...

Nov 22, 2013, 09:16 ET

Motley Rice LLC and Grant & Eisenhofer P.A. Announce Proposed Settlement Hearing in Career Education Corporation Securities Litigation

 The following statement is being issued by Motley Rice LLC and Grant & Eisenhofer P.A. regarding the Career Education Corporation Class...

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,...

Jul 17, 2012, 13:36 ET

Motley Rice Strengthens Securities Fraud And SEC Whistleblower Practice

One of largest U.S. plaintiffs' law firms welcomes new member Rebecca M. Katz Motley Rice LLC today announces that plaintiffs' attorney...

Jul 06, 2011, 13:05 ET

C.R. Bard Extends Settlement in Kugel Mesh Litigation

$184 million negotiated for approximately 2,600 cases Motley Rice LLC announces today that C.R. Bard, Inc., parent company to Davol Inc., has...

Jun 21, 2011, 17:06 ET

Napa Home and Garden Faces Lawsuits in South Carolina

Motley Rice representing plaintiffs alleging burn injuries caused by decorative firepot's gel fuel Motley Rice has filed two personal injury and...

Sep 09, 2010, 16:50 ET

Federal Court Prohibits KBR and Halliburton From Hiding Behind the Government and Allows Injured Veterans Access to KBR Burn Pit Evidence

Motley Rice LLC and Burke PLLC are pleased to announce that the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland ruled Wednesday that lawsuits...

Sep 01, 2010, 10:47 ET

Plaintiffs' Law Firm Motley Rice Strengthens Litigation Team

Attorney Nathan Finch named a member in the Washington, D.C. office Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' litigation firms,...

Jul 09, 2010, 10:00 ET

Mobile Resident Files Lawsuit Against BP Charging Ill Health Effects From Exposure to Oil

Represented by Motley Rice Law Firm Charging BP and other defendants with harming his health and causing serious personal injuries, a Mobile...

Jun 03, 2010, 13:45 ET

American Association for Justice Honors Trial Lawyer Ron Motley with Lifetime Achievement Award

Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' litigation firms, today announces that lawyer and founding member Ronald L. Motley was...

Apr 22, 2010, 16:49 ET

Kanawha County Court Begins Civil Contempt Proceedings Involving Massey Energy Board

Earlier today, the Circuit Court of Kanawha County, West Virginia issued a "rule to show cause" as to why the Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE)...

Mar 22, 2010, 13:09 ET

Putative Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Airtran Airways, Inc.

Former Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Transportation and Motley Rice Attorney Mary Schiavo Believes Hundreds Affected Motley Rice...

Feb 24, 2010, 15:57 ET

Law Firms Motley Rice LLC and Burke PLLC Join Forces to Take on KBR and Halliburton on Behalf of American Soldiers, Veterans and Civilians Exposed to Burn Pit Hazards

Suit Claims Wartime Contractors Halliburton and KBR Knew Dangers of Burn Pit Exposure Motley Rice LLC, one of the nation's largest plaintiffs'...

Dec 16, 2009, 06:00 ET

Federal Court Certifies Securities Class Action in Case Against Charles Schwab & Co.

A federal court has certified a class action lawsuit brought by Ponzi scheme victims alleging that Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is liable for...