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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13:41 ET Students for Fair Admissions Files Motion to Intervene as Plaintiff-Intervenor in United States v. Yale University

Today, Students for Fair Admissions filed a complaint and a motion to intervene in United States v. Yale University, a lawsuit brought by the U.S....


08:41 ET ThoughtTrace Unveils the First All-In-One A.I. Document Understanding and Management Platform

Today, ThoughtTrace, Inc., the leader in contract and document analytics for asset intensive industries since 2017, announced the official release of ...


Oct 26, 2020, 20:32 ET California Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Historic Voter Rights Case Brought by the PARRIS Law Firm

In an historic moment for democracy in Santa Monia and California, the California Supreme Court granted review of a lower court's ruling that the...


Oct 26, 2020, 12:44 ET CAS invalida la regla de World Athletics que impone a los atletas discapacitados demostrar que no hay ventaja competitiva

Hoy, 26 de octubre, el Tribunal de Arbitraje Deportivo (CAS) anunció que ha invalidado una norma adoptada por World Athletics (anteriormente "IAAF")...


Oct 26, 2020, 12:00 ET SATCO Receives Key Rulings from U.S. Patent and Trademark Appeal Board

Satco Products, Inc., a leading supplier of lighting products for the commercial, residential and industrial markets, today announced that it had...


Oct 26, 2020, 10:37 ET Lancium Provides Litigation Update on Lawsuit Against Layer1

On Friday, October 23rd, Judge Albright in the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas denied without prejudice Layer1...


Oct 26, 2020, 07:10 ET Legal-Bay Lawsuit Funding Put Major Focus on Wrongful Conviction Cases throughout Country

Legal-Bay LLC, the Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced their commitment to providing loans for lawsuit funding for victims of wrongful...


Oct 25, 2020, 22:20 ET Amistad Project: GOP Candidates Win Concessions From Allegheny County, PA On Mailed Ballot Fiasco

GOP congressional candidates Sean Parnell and Luke Negron announced today that their plan to resolve the ballot fiasco will be adopted by Allegheny...


Oct 23, 2020, 14:30 ET Leading Edge Materials Updates on Norra Karr Exploration License

VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Leading Edge Materials Corp. ("Leading Edge Materials" or the "Company") (TSXV: LEM) (Nasdaq First North: ...


Oct 23, 2020, 14:09 ET Civil Rights Group Demands Action by State of Louisiana to Remedy Violations of Federal Voting Rights Law

Voice of the Experienced (VOTE), a Louisiana-based grassroots organization founded and run by formerly incarcerated people, has issued a demand...


Oct 23, 2020, 10:20 ET DP&L reaches comprehensive settlement agreement resolving numerous cases including its Smart Grid Plan

Dayton Power & Light Company (DP&L), a subsidiary of the AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), has filed a nearly unanimous stipulation (Stipulation) to invest ...


Oct 23, 2020, 08:28 ET Amistad Project: GOP Congressional Candidates Demand All Votes Be Properly Counted To Prevent Disenfranchisement In Ballot Fiasco In Allegheny County, Pa

Plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, GOP congressional candidates Sean Parnell and...


Oct 23, 2020, 05:00 ET White Paper Examines COVID-19

Recently enacted COVID-19 reporting requirements have added more responsibility to publicly traded companies. Certain questions have become prevalent ...


Oct 22, 2020, 12:14 ET Stopping Unauthorized Sellers in Their Tracks: Video Series Discusses What Private Label Sellers Must Know to Protect Their Brands on Amazon

Rosenbaum Famularo, P.C. announced today it has launched a video series, titled Brand Protection on Amazon, for private label sellers who list their...


Oct 22, 2020, 11:00 ET Lex Machina Launches New State Court Module in New York

Lex Machina, a LexisNexis company, today announced an exciting expansion of the company's state court analytics. The New York County Supreme Court...


Oct 22, 2020, 10:12 ET Nam Tai Provides Update on Litigation Filed by IsZo Capital Management

Nam Tai Property Inc. ("Nam Tai" or the "Company") (NYSE Symbol: NTP) today provided an update on the litigation filed by IsZo Capital LP (together...


Oct 22, 2020, 09:01 ET Cybersecurity Expert Helps Voters Identify Presidential Election Misinformation

Warning that efforts to dupe Americans will increase approaching the Presidential Election, a national cybersecurity expert has developed a series of ...


Oct 22, 2020, 03:00 ET Umfassendes neues Schweizer Info-Portal zum Thema Glücksspiel im Internet geht online

Im Zuge der Neuregelung des Schweizer Glücksspielmarktes und der schrittweisen Eröffnung der ersten offiziellen Schweizer Online Casinos in den...


Oct 21, 2020, 20:28 ET PARRIS Law Firm Once Again Successful in Shaping Reopening Guidelines for Breweries and Wineries Across Los Angeles County

Representing Palmdale's Transplants Brewing, the Parris Law Firm lands its second major victory in its battle with the County of Los Angeles over the ...


Oct 21, 2020, 17:42 ET Levin & Perconti: Los oficiales demoran la publicación de los detalles sobre el tiroteo policial en el caso Muñoz

Esta semana, los oficiales locales rechazaron una solicitud de publicar los videos de las cámaras portátiles policiales y otra información en torno...


Oct 21, 2020, 17:33 ET Kik Announces Settlement with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - On October 21, 2020, Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New...


Oct 21, 2020, 15:44 ET El Comité Ad Hoc de Tenedores de Bonos Garantizados de Neuquén rechaza la solicitud de consentimiento modificada y reformulada

El Comité Ad-Hoc de Tenedores de Bonos Garantizados (el "AHC") de la provincia de Neuquén (la "Provincia") hace referencia a la Solicitud de...


Oct 21, 2020, 13:15 ET Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. Wins $1.015 Million Settlement for Client

In October of 2019, Plaintiff Thomas Burke suffered severe injuries to his head, spine, and ankle while riding his bicycle after being stuck by a...


Oct 21, 2020, 11:30 ET Murphy & McGonigle Launches Chicago Office With Veteran Financial Services Partner Harris L. Kay

Financial services law firm Murphy & McGonigle announces today it has continued its recent momentum with the opening of an office in Chicago, its...