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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Nov 16, 2017, 10:10 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (VIVO) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 16, 2018

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Nov 16, 2017, 10:10 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Endo International plc (ENDP) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: January 16, 2018

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Nov 16, 2017, 08:30 ET Hail Intensity Breakthrough - Patent Granted to Weather Forensics Innovator Dynamic Weather Solutions

Dynamic Weather Solutions (DWS) dba HailStrike™, a national leader in weather forensics, is proud to announce a solution that conclusively...


Nov 16, 2017, 07:17 ET Acorda (ACOR) Alert: Johnson Fistel Investigates Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.; Investors Suffering Losses Encouraged to Contact Firm

Shareholder rights law firm Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. ("Acorda") (NASDAQ: ACOR)....


Nov 16, 2017, 07:09 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Hynes Keller & Hernandez, LLC Announces Investigation of SCANA Corporation (SCG)

Hynes Keller & Hernandez, LLC is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of SCANA Corporation ("SCANA" or the "Company")...


Nov 15, 2017, 20:14 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. - TV

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. ("Grupo Televisa" or the "Company") (NYSE: TV). Such...


Nov 15, 2017, 20:08 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Triangle Capital Corporation - TCAP

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Triangle Capital Corporation ("Triangle Capital" or the "Company") (NYSE: TCAP)....


Nov 15, 2017, 19:06 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. - MTU

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. ("MUFG" or the "Company") (NYSE: MTU). Such...


Nov 15, 2017, 18:48 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. - ACOR

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. ("Acorda" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ACOR). Such...


Nov 15, 2017, 18:34 ET INVESTOR ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (ACOR)

Attorney Advertising-- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Acorda Therapeutics,...


Nov 15, 2017, 16:41 ET Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.

Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. ("Bonanza" or the...


Nov 15, 2017, 16:02 ET Advocate Capital, Inc. Launches New Online Look

Advocate Capital, Inc. is debuting a new and improved design for its website, www.AdvocateCapital.com. The company's new website has a clean,...


Nov 15, 2017, 14:15 ET ALERT: Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.

Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. (NYSE: BCEI) and its board of directors for breach of...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:40 ET Obsidian Energy Announces US$8.5 Million Settlement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

CALGARY, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - OBSIDIAN ENERGY LTD. (TSX/NYSE – OBE) ("Obsidian Energy", the "Company", "we", "us" or "our") announces a...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:37 ET Littleton Adventist Hospital Helps Sexual Assault Victims Recover and Find Justice

In the wake of a wave of national news stories about sexual assault, Littleton Adventist Hospital and Porter Adventist Hospital are informing the...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:31 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MTU)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Mitsubishi UFJ...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:20 ET Georgia Court Grants Favorable Ruling For TransPerfect Employee's Case For Equity Ownership In Company

A Georgia court has granted a procedural victory for TransPerfect's Senior Vice President in a lawsuit for promised equity in the company (Docket...


Nov 15, 2017, 12:47 ET McDole Williams: Federal Court Permanently Prohibits TechCruiser.com From Using Stolen Trade Secrets, Awards $2+ Million in Damages to bulletlink.com Owner

In the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Judge Sidney Fitzwater has enjoined Kunal Raina and his companies...


Nov 15, 2017, 12:32 ET Kaplan Fox Announces Investigation of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) is investigating Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACOR) on behalf of investors who purchased...


Nov 15, 2017, 12:05 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX)

Attorney Advertising--Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Twenty-First Century Fox,...


Nov 15, 2017, 11:56 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. (TV)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B....


Nov 15, 2017, 11:55 ET Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP is Investigating Derivative Claims on Behalf of Shareholders of RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. (RMAX)

Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP ("Scott+Scott"), a national shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, is investigating whether certain...


Nov 15, 2017, 11:23 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Berger & Montague, P.C. Announces Investigation of Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (GNCA)

Berger & Montague, P.C. announced today that Genocea Biosciences, Inc. ("Genocea" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: GNCA) and some of its senior...


Nov 15, 2017, 10:25 ET Veterans' Families Take Midland Train Crash Case to Texas Supreme Court

Surviving family members of three of the four military veterans killed by a Union Pacific train in Midland in 2012 are asking the Supreme Court of...


Nov 15, 2017, 10:15 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (UBNT) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: November 27, 2017

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC reminds investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against...