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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Dec 12, 2017, 23:20 ET En raison d'une perte de confiance, BIRKENSTOCK met fin aux livraisons par Amazon en Europe : rupture des relations commerciales à compter du 1er janvier 2018

Les consommateurs se font tromper par des produits de contrefaçon mis en vente sur Amazon Marketplace BIRKENSTOCK GmbH & Co. KG et ses...


Dec 12, 2017, 23:09 ET Λόγω Κλονισμού της Εμπιστοσύνης: Η BIRKENSTOCK Διακόπτει τις Παραδόσεις της Amazon στην Ευρώπη - Λύση των Εμπορικών Σχέσεων Αρχής Γενομένης από 1ης Ιανουαρίου 2018

Παραπλάνηση καταναλωτών από πλαστά προϊόντα που διατίθενται προς πώληση στο Amazon Marketplace Η BIRKENSTOCK GmbH & Co. KG και οι...


Dec 12, 2017, 18:15 ET RM LAW Announces Investigation of Liberty Tax, Inc.

RM LAW, P.C. has commenced an investigation into potential securities law violations by certain officers of Liberty Tax, Inc. ("Liberty Tax" or the...


Dec 12, 2017, 18:15 ET RM LAW Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against OSI Systems, Inc.

RM LAW, P.C. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:...


Dec 12, 2017, 18:05 ET ACORDA THERAPEUTICS DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. To Contact The Firm

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. ("Acorda" or the "Company")...


Dec 12, 2017, 16:23 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Meridian Bioscience, Inc. - VIVO

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Meridian Bioscience, Inc. ("Meridian" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: VIVO). Such...


Dec 12, 2017, 15:09 ET BioReference Laboratories Supports ACLA Suit Calling to Rescind PAMA Reimbursement Rate

BioReference Laboratories, Inc., one of the nation's largest, full-service clinical diagnostic laboratories, applauds the American Clinical...


Dec 12, 2017, 14:39 ET Capson Physicians Insurance Offering Attorneys, Not Claims Adjusters, to Facilitate Claims

In a break from traditional professional liability carriers for solo and small practice physicians, Capson is providing in-house attorneys to help...


Dec 12, 2017, 14:10 ET Investor Alert: Kaplan Fox Announces Investigation Of Liberty Tax, Inc.

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Liberty Tax, Inc. ("Liberty Tax" or the...


Dec 12, 2017, 12:30 ET Bullseye Glass Sues Governor Brown And Oregon Agencies For Intentional And Reckless Damage

Bullseye Glass Company, a locally owned art glass manufacturer with deep roots in Southeast Portland and a 40 year history of leadership in the...


Dec 12, 2017, 12:14 ET Fish & Richardson Wins Federal Circuit Affirmation of $1 Million in Attorneys' Fees for Bed Bath & Beyond in Patent Dispute

Fish & Richardson announced today that the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a $932,000 attorneys' fees award for Fish's client...


Dec 12, 2017, 12:11 ET Tuft & Needle Calls For Dismissal Of Lawsuit Of Steinhoff Subsidiary Mattress Firm

As the latest move in the accelerating disruption of the traditional mattress industry, Tuft & Needle's litigation counsel, Charles "Chip"...


Dec 12, 2017, 12:10 ET Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP Alerts Investors to the Filing of Securities Class Action Against Alkermes plc (ALKS)

Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP ("Scott+Scott"), a national securities and consumer rights litigation firm, is notifying investors that a class...


Dec 12, 2017, 11:06 ET ALERT: Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of FNB Bancorp

Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against FNB Bancorp (NASDAQ: FNBG) and its board of directors for breach of fiduciary duty...


Dec 12, 2017, 10:59 ET Shareholder Alert: Ademi & O'Reilly, LLP Investigates whether FNB Bancorp has obtained a Fair Price in its Sale to TriCo Bancshares

Ademi & O'Reilly, LLP is investigating the Board of Directors of FNB Bancorp (Nasdaq: FNBG) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other...


Dec 12, 2017, 10:41 ET BIRKENSTOCK sospende le consegne tramite Amazon in Europa - Vista l'interruzione del rapporto di fiducia, la relazione commerciale cesserà a partire dall'1 gennaio 2018

Clienti tratti in inganno da prodotti contraffatti in vendita su Amazon Marketplace BIRKENSTOCK GmbH & Co. KG e le società a questa...


Dec 12, 2017, 10:10 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Kering S.A. (PPRUY)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Kering S.A. ("Kering"...


Dec 12, 2017, 10:10 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Liberty Tax, Inc. (TAX)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Liberty Tax, Inc....


Dec 12, 2017, 10:04 ET Parent, school take on school board in fight for equitable funding

Yesterday, one parent and a charter school filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit filed by the Palm Beach School Board that aims to stop local...


Dec 12, 2017, 10:01 ET Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Liberty Tax, Inc. (TAX) After KPMG Resigns As The Company's Independent Accounting Firm, Citing Concerns Over Internal Controls

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating whether Liberty Tax,...


Dec 12, 2017, 09:22 ET W związku z nadszarpnięciem zaufania BIRKENSTOCK zakończy realizację sprzedaży za pośrednictwem europejskiej platformy Amazon - współpraca biznesowa ustanie z dniem 1 stycznia 2018 r.

Zwodzenie klientów podrabianymi produktami wystawianymi na sprzedaż w serwisie Amazon Marketplace Z dniem 1 stycznia przyszłego roku Spółka...


Dec 12, 2017, 09:10 ET ClearOne Awarded New Patent Relating to Audio Systems and IOT by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

ClearOne (NASDAQ: CLRO), a global provider of audio and visual communication solutions, announced today that it has been awarded a new patent...


Dec 12, 2017, 08:55 ET Vanwege een vertrouwensbreuk stopt BIRKENSTOCK met leveringen in Europa via Amazon - de samenwerking stopt per 1 januari 2018

Consumenten worden misleid door imitatieproducten die op Amazon Marketplace te koop worden aangeboden BIRKENSTOCK GmbH & Co. KG en haar...


Dec 12, 2017, 08:01 ET Debido a una ruptura en la confianza: BIRKENSTOCK deja los envíos de Amazon en Europa - Finalizan las relaciones empresariales con efecto a partir del 1 de enero de 2018

Se ha engañado a los consumidores con productos falsificados ofrecidos a la venta por medio de Amazon Marketplace BIRKENSTOCK GmbH & Co....


Dec 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Persons and entities that purchased certain Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Products may be affected by a class action settlement and continued litigation.

Stueve Siegel Hanson, LLP, and Heins Mills & Olson, P.L.C. announce that all persons and entities in the United States, and it territories and...