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  • Utah high court to hear posthumous benefits case

    Utah high court to hear posthumous benefits case

    Headline Legal News 02/07/2012

    Utah's Supreme Court is deciding whether a sperm donor contract is proof that a man wanted to be a father, even after his death. The question stems from a dispute between Gayle Burns and the Social Security Administration, which denied survivor benef...

  • Eugene, Oregon Stalking Order Attorneys

    Eugene, Oregon Stalking Order Attorneys

    Breaking Stories 02/07/2012

    Our lawyers here in Oregon have seen real world example of clients' lives being extremely affected by erroneous stalking order petitions. And in our experience working in the field, most stalking order cases usually do not have a trial and are dismis...

  • Las Vegas Product Liability Attorney - Luis A. Ayon

    Las Vegas Product Liability Attorney - Luis A. Ayon

    Criminal Law News 02/06/2012

    Las Vegas Product Liability Attorney - Luis A. Ayon Luis has significant litigation experience in Nevada's state and federal courts. He focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and contested and adversarial matters in bankruptcy court, r...

  • Ga. court overturns assisted suicide restrictions

    Ga. court overturns assisted suicide restrictions

    US Legal News 02/06/2012

    Georgia's top court struck down a state law that restricted assisted suicides, siding on Monday with four members of a suicide group who said the law violated their free speech rights. The Georgia Supreme Court's unanimous ruling found that the law v...

  • Class Action Lawsuits Now Target Law Schools

    Class Action Lawsuits Now Target Law Schools

    Justice Review 02/05/2012

    A threatened wave of class actions against American law schools became a reality last week after plaintiffs' lawyers sued a dozen more schools over their allegedly misleading use of salary and employment data. But this trend in "consumer protection" ...

  • Magnet Toy Class Action Settlement

    Magnet Toy Class Action Settlement

    Headline Legal News 02/04/2012

    On December 15, 2011, the Honorable Susan D. Wigenton, U.S.D.J., granted final approval of a class action settlement in the lawsuit Chris Doering, et al. v. MEGA Brands, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 2:08-CV-1750 (SDW) (MCA).  Defendants MEGA B...

  • Miss. high court takes ex-gov pardons case

    Miss. high court takes ex-gov pardons case

    Headline Legal News 02/03/2012

    The Mississippi Supreme Court said Wednesday it will take up the legal challenge to the pardons ex-Gov. Haley Barbour gave out in his last days in office. State Attorney General Jim Hood, a Democrat, wants to invalidate dozens of the 198 pardons that...

  • Miss. high court takes ex-gov pardons case

    Miss. high court takes ex-gov pardons case

    Recent Cases 02/03/2012

    The Mississippi Supreme Court said Wednesday it will take up the legal challenge to the pardons ex-Gov. Haley Barbour gave out in his last days in office. State Attorney General Jim Hood, a Democrat, wants to invalidate dozens of the 198 pardons that...

  • HIV-positive man who sued Atlanta gets new hearing

    HIV-positive man who sued Atlanta gets new hearing

    Headline Legal News 02/02/2012

    A federal appeals court on Wednesday granted a new hearing to a 40-year-old man who claimed the Atlanta Police Department rejected his job application because he has HIV. The ruling was a victory for gay rights advocates and the health groups who had...

  • Securities Litigation Attorney - Robert L. Herskovits

    Securities Litigation Attorney - Robert L. Herskovits

    Criminal Law News 02/01/2012

    Robert L. Herskovits Robert concentrates his practice in the areas of securities litigation and regulatory enforcement matters. Robert routinely advises broker/dealers, industry professionals and investors in varied litigation, arbitration and regula...

  • Bernstein Liebhard LLP Announces Class Action

    Bernstein Liebhard LLP Announces Class Action

    Legal Events 01/31/2012

    Bernstein Liebhard LLP today announced that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of Veolia Environnement S.A.  American Depository Shares (“ADSs”) dur...

  • Conviction and sentence upheld in Palin email case

    Conviction and sentence upheld in Palin email case

    Recent Cases 01/30/2012

    A federal appeals court panel has upheld the conviction and sentence of a University of Tennessee student in the hacking of Sarah Palin's email in 2008. The three judge panel in a Monday decision affirmed the conviction of 24-year-old David Kernell. ...

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