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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14:25 ET Insurance Company Makes Top Offer of $12,500; Alabama Jury Awards $18,000,000

A Jefferson County Circuit Court jury returned a verdict on Thursday, November 7th, 2019, awarding $18,000,000.00 in damages to U.S. Army and...


09:05 ET Diamond Resorts Announces Big Win in Battle Against Timeshare Exit Company Defrauding Consumers

Diamond Resorts®, a global leader in the hospitality, vacation ownership and entertainment industries, announces yet another significant victory in...


09:00 ET The Antitrust Risks of Four to Three Mergers: Heightened Scrutiny of a Potential ThyssenKrupp/Kone Merger

Today, the International Center for Law & Economics released The Antitrust Risks of Four To Three Mergers: Heightened Scrutiny of a Potential...


08:36 ET D&O Questionnaire and Board Assessment Service Completes SOC 2 Type II Review

QDiligence® (http://QDiligence.com), the leading provider of digital D&O Questionnaires (Director and Officer Questionnaires) and Board Assessments,...


07:00 ET Legal-Bay Announces $105MM Fund to Pay for Negligence Claims in California Wildfires

Legal Bay Lawsuit Funding reports that residents of northern California who have been affected by the slew of recent wildfires can apply for aid...


Nov 11, 2019, 18:30 ET Corruption in Kuwait: Mother of 5-Year Old American Citizen Falsely Convicted, Reports Crowell & Moring

A Kuwaiti court has convicted Marsha Lazareva today of two counts of money laundering and sentenced her to 15 years in prison with hard labor. An...


Nov 11, 2019, 16:00 ET PRA Group Reaches Settlement with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

PRA Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRAA), a global leader in acquiring and collecting nonperforming loans, today announced that its subsidiary, Portfolio...


Nov 11, 2019, 12:32 ET West Palm Beach Product Liability Attorney Donald R. Fountain Recertified in Civil Trial Law by The Florida Bar

The Florida Bar of Legal Specialization & Education has recertified Partner Donald R. Fountain of Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather & Littky-Rubin...


Nov 11, 2019, 11:12 ET QUAD CLASS ACTION ALERT: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action Against Quad/Graphics Inc.

Bernstein Liebhard, a nationally acclaimed investor rights law firm, announces that a securities class action has been filed on behalf of investors...


Nov 11, 2019, 07:59 ET Saxena White P.A. Announces a Proposed Class Action Settlement Involving All Persons who Purchased or Otherwise Acquired TrueCar, Inc. Common Stock

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA LEON D. MILBECK, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, Plaintiff, vs....


Nov 11, 2019, 07:30 ET Nuvo Pharmaceuticals™ Announces United States District Court Denies Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Motion for Summary Judgment of Nuvo's '996 and '920 VIMOVO Patents

VIMOVO Litigation to Continue MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Nuvo Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nuvo or the Company) (TSX:NRI; OTCQX:NRIFF), a ...


Nov 10, 2019, 16:45 ET ROSEN, A LEADING GLOBAL LAW FIRM, Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against electroCore, Inc. - ECOR

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of...


Nov 10, 2019, 14:00 ET ROSEN, A LEADING GLOBAL LAW FIRM, Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Abeona Therapeutics Inc. - ABEO

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Abeona ...


Nov 10, 2019, 08:30 ET Legal-Bay Pre Settlement Funding Taking On More Hernia Mesh Cases

Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they are preparing for an influx of hernia mesh lawsuits in the coming months....


Nov 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Legal-Bay Pre Settlement Funding Focusing On Faulty IVC Filter Potential Settlements

Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they continue to see a large volume of IVC patients needing cash advances and ...


Nov 09, 2019, 17:00 ET ROSEN, A LEADING GLOBAL LAW FIRM, Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Sealed Air Corporation - SEE

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Sealed ...


Nov 09, 2019, 08:00 ET Legal-Bay Pre Settlement Funding Preparing For Numerous Bayer Lawsuits

Legal-Bay LLC, The Pre Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they have recently seen an increase in Essure birth control lawsuits, and are ...


Nov 08, 2019, 22:56 ET Entertainment Studios: U.S. Congressman Calls for Breakup of Comcast

The following is a letter from U.S. Congressman Bobby Rush supporting the breakup of Comcast: Mr. Brian Roberts Chief Executive Officer Comcast...


Nov 08, 2019, 18:30 ET Delta Dental of Arizona - Notice of Data Incident

Delta Dental of Arizona learned of an incident that may affect the privacy of certain information and is providing notice of the incident so...


Nov 08, 2019, 15:23 ET Clark Law Firm Files Defamation Suit Against Private Air Charter, Fly Victor, Its CEO, Clive Jackson And Law Firm Clyde & Co US LLP For $3,000,000

Don't Look Media, LLC ("DLM") and Louis Spagnuolo sue Fly Victor, Clive Jackson, its CEO and their lawyers in Broward County, Florida circuit court...


Nov 08, 2019, 14:23 ET Burns & Levinson Announces $13 Million Settlement of Whistleblower Case for Dennis W. Burke, M.D., with Massachusetts General Hospital Over Concurrent Surgeries

Burns & Levinson announced today that the parties in Burke v. MGH et al., have resolved their differences and settled the pending litigation in...


Nov 08, 2019, 09:00 ET NY Healthcare Network Pays $12.3 Mill. To Settle Claims Alleging False Medicare Billing; Case Relates To Prominent Urologist

As a result of a lawsuit brought under the Federal False Claims Act by three whistleblowers, one of the New York area's largest healthcare providers...


Nov 08, 2019, 08:36 ET Growing New Jersey Law Firm Welcomes Six New Attorneys

Scarinci Hollenbeck's Lyndhurst, New Jersey office recently welcomed the addition of six talented attorneys to the firm's Government & Education Law, ...


Nov 08, 2019, 08:00 ET Townsquare Expresses Support For FCC Appeal Of Third Circuit Decision In Prometheus Radio Project Case

Townsquare Media, Inc. (NYSE: TSQ) ("Townsquare," the "Company," "we," "us," or "our") Chief Executive Officer, Bill Wilson, today expressed the...


Nov 08, 2019, 06:00 ET Give an Hour Receives Trump Foundation Dissolution Funds to Continue to Provide Mental Health Services to Those in Need

The New York Attorney General's Office announced today that Give an Hour is one of eight U.S. charities that will receive disbursements from the New...