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Dec 17, 2019, 15:39 ET Court Rules in Favor of Upstream Plaintiffs in Houston Flooding Claims after Hurricane Harvey

A federal court has ruled that owners of homes and businesses upstream of the Addicks and Barker dams in Houston should be compensated by the federal ...


Dec 02, 2019, 16:51 ET Federal Court Certifies Classes in Immigrant Detainees' Forced Labor and Wage Theft Case Against The GEO Group

The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California has certified four classes of detained immigrants who allege claims of forced labor...


Sep 09, 2019, 15:39 ET Three Burns Charest Attorneys Named to List of Texas Super Lawyers

Three partners in the boutique litigation firm of Burns Charest LLP have been selected to the 2019 list of Texas Super Lawyers. The list reflects...


Aug 15, 2019, 16:10 ET Four Burns Charest Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers in America

Four partners in the boutique litigation firm of Burns Charest LLP have been selected among the nation's top legal practitioners in the 2020 edition...


Aug 06, 2019, 15:51 ET Burns Charest LLP Joins Legal Team in High-Profile Pharmaceutical Patent Fraud Cases

The nationally recognized litigation firm of Burns Charest LLP has been retained to represent patent attorney Zachary Silbersher in two federal...


Feb 01, 2019, 08:00 ET If You Leased an Oil & Gas Leasehold or Working Interest in Oklahoma or Kansas Between December 27, 2007 and April 1, 2013, You May Be Eligible for a Payment from a $6.95 Million Settlement

Burns Charest LLP announces a Settlement with Chesapeake Energy Corp., Chesapeake Exploration, L.L.C., Tom L. Ward, and their affiliates...


Sep 24, 2018, 11:34 ET California Lawsuit Claims Facebook Fails to Properly Protect Content Moderators

A groundbreaking lawsuit claims that content moderators responsible for viewing and removing a range of offensive, horrifying images and videos from...


Aug 24, 2018, 16:35 ET Federal Court Grants Plaintiff Win, Allows Adelanto Detention Center Detainees to Pursue Wage Theft and Forced Labor Claims Against GEO

The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California this week allowed all five of the plaintiff's original claims to move forward in Novoa ...


Aug 16, 2018, 10:21 ET Warren Burns, Daniel Charest Named to The Best Lawyers in America

Warren Burns and Daniel Charest, partners in the litigation firm of Burns Charest LLP, have been selected among the nation's top legal practitioners...


Jun 11, 2018, 11:31 ET Texas Court Sides with Barnett Shale Mineral Interest Owners in Litigation Against Chesapeake, Total

A Tarrant County judge has rejected efforts by Chesapeake Exploration and Total E&P USA to dismiss claims in multidistrict litigation (MDL) filed by...


Dec 15, 2017, 12:09 ET Dallas Attorney Appointed to Lead Antitrust Litigation Against German Auto Manufacturers

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California has appointed Warren T. Burns of Burns Charest LLP to co-lead high-profile antitrust...


Apr 26, 2017, 16:24 ET Noted Dallas Attorney Warren Burns Selected to Lead Nationwide Class Action Over EpiPen Pricing

A federal judge in Kansas has appointed Dallas lawyer Warren T. Burns and two other attorneys to lead a nationwide class action against Mylan NV and...


Jul 01, 2016, 04:35 ET North Texas Royalty Buyers and Investors Sue Chesapeake Energy over Excessive Fees, Royalty Underpayments

More than 30 business entities and individuals, including Fort Worth's Kimbell Art Foundation, are suing Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) based on ...


May 17, 2016, 08:30 ET Dentists File Class-Action Lawsuit Against 3M over Faulty Dental Crowns

Dentists from Georgia and Texas have filed a proposed class-action lawsuit in Minnesota federal court against Minneapolis-based 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM),...


Mar 08, 2016, 10:32 ET Eagle Ford Mineral Owners Sue Chesapeake Energy for Royalty Underpayments

Members of South Texas' prominent Dilworth family and related owners of mineral rights located on three of the family's Texas ranches are suing...