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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13:45 ET Environmental Groups File Lawsuit Challenging Army Corps For Indefensible CMP Corridor Analysis

A trio of Maine's leading environmental groups have filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court of Maine challenging the U.S. Army Corps of...


13:05 ET Court-Ordered Mediation Process Begins on Lawsuit Against New Jersey School District Filed by Alexander Nicolas

AR RECORDS -- Dr. Alexander Nicolas who is a recording artist, producer, arranger, educator, pastor, and performer, who's origin or descendant is...


12:28 ET Ellis Injury Law Announces $610,000 Settlement

Ellis Injury Law is pleased to announce a $610,000 settlement in resolution of a serious auto accident case that originated in the United States...


11:42 ET Forteam Investments Ltd. seizes the Świtalski family palace in Sowiniec

The District Court in Poznań, Poland has granted a fourth injunction in favor of Forteam Investments Ltd., the investment firm owned by U.S. private...


09:00 ET Lawsuit Accuses Former Uber Exec Fraser Robinson of Stealing Trade Secrets

Vanguard Logistics Services (USA), Inc. ("Vanguard"), a California-based shipping and logistics company, announced today that it has filed a U.S....


08:54 ET Going Beyond Google: Experts Specialize in Comprehensive Media Research

The Risher Media Research (RMR) team is quickly becoming known as the media Nancy Drews. The RMR team specializes in finding hidden gems, going deep...


08:30 ET Amistad Project: Time To Fully Unmask Mark Zuckerberg's $350 Million Funnelled For Election Administration And The Motivation Behind It

In conjunction with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's appearance before the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee today, and to promote election integrity...


Oct 27, 2020, 17:17 ET If you own or owned an Athena Universal Life II policy issued by AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company that was subject to a cost of insurance rate increase announced in October 2015, your rights may be affected

A class action lawsuit has been filed against AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company ("AXA Equitable"), now known as Equitable Life Insurance Company,...


Oct 27, 2020, 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....


Oct 27, 2020, 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...