Monthly Archives: November 2015

Settlement talk set in excessive force case against former DMPD officer

Settlement talk set in excessive force case versus previous DMPD officer
Attorneys on all sides of a civil rights suit versus the city of Des Moines and sent to prison previous law enforcement officers Colin Boone will satisfy for settlement …
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3 Steel Companies Hold their Ground in Price-Fixing Lawsuit
They all rejected any misbehavior but declared to have actually settled in order to prevent the …
Cigna settles investor suits over Anthem merger
Health insurance provider Cigna Corp. has agreed to settle several class-action lawsuits that alleged Cigna and its pending acquirer, Anthem Inc., shortchanged …
JCPenney to fork out $50 million to settle class action over alleged misleading discount prices
JCPenney to fork out $50 million to settle class action over supposed misleading. The lawsuit, filed in the united state District Court for the Central District of …
Ohio Co. judge OKs $18 million settlement in wrongful death suit
WHEELING– An Ohio County judge has authorized an $18 million settlement in a wrongful death suit developing from a surge in Tyler County in …

Family hurt in crash involving firetruck on I-196

Family injured in crash involving firetruck on I-196
A serious car crash including family of 5 and a Grand Rapids firetruck has … Police said the driver was trapped under the truck and is said to have …

Driver charged with DUI after Lutz crash with serious injury

Driver accused of DUI after Lutz crash with major injury
Kasey Nieves Moreno, 26, was accused of driving under the influence in an accident with serious injury and negligent driving after a crash Friday …

FHP: Tampa female seriously hurt in Pasco crash including DUI driver
A Tampa lady was in crucial condition after a three-vehicle crash including a DUI driver Friday afternoon on U.S. 41 in Pasco County, the Florida …

Slip-and-fall at pool leads to sizeable settlement

Slip-and-fall at swimming pool leads to sizeable settlement
The indoor pool was surrounded by slip-resistant tiles because the underlying ceramic tiles were too slick for people getting out of the pool …

Police: Pedestrians hospitalized after being hit twice while crossing Monroe St.

Pedestrians hospitalized after being hit twice while crossing Monroe St.
Authorities say the pedestrians were crossing the street when they were both hit by an … Both of the pedestrians, one female and one male, were taken to the …
Blythewood Student Passes away After Accident
Columbia, SC (WLTX) A Blythewood student has actually passed away after being involved in a car accident recently. Jeffrey Hunter, 17, was struck by a Jeep as he …

Police shoot and kill Pit Bull after dog attacks 3

Police shoot and eliminate Pit Bull after pet attacks 3
Calls went out to City Authorities around 4:30 Friday afternoon for reports of a pet dog attack in the 900 block of West 21st Street. According to cops, a renter …
Police shoot pit bulls after pets attack students, school staff in Minnesota
— 2 pit bulls were shot by police Friday early morning after they attacked … Christopher stated Montevideo has several canine bites each year, involving a …

Wilson man wrongfully imprisoned 31 years seeks exoneration

Wilson guy wrongfully put behind bars 31 years seeks exoneration
Lawrence McKinney spent 31 years in jail for a crime that evidence later revealed he did not commit. Yet the 59-year-old who now lives in Wilson …

5 Tips To Avoid IP Lawsuits

5 Suggestion To Avoid IP Lawsuits
Intellectual property is commonly considered the lifeblood that makes a company tick and sets it apart from competitors …

5 Idea To Avoid Intellectual and Copyright Infringement Lawsuits
Law360, San Diego (November 20, 2015, 4:07 PM ET)– Intellectual property and copyright infringement lawsuits are commonly used to protect the lifeblood that makes a business tick and sets it …

3 injured in west Erie pit bull attack

3 hurt in west Erie pit bull attack
The lady, who suffered pit bull dog bites to her hand and shoulder, was given Saint Vincent Health center. An Erie policeman shot and killed the pet on …

Judge deals setback to $6 million ADA harassment lawsuit

Judge deals setback to $6 million ADA, harassment suit brought by legal secretary vs Winston …
A disability discrimination lawsuit brought by a legal secretary seeking a minimum of $6 million in damages from law firm Winston & Strawn has struck a …

Obese males face discrimination
Examples of discrimination included workers who interacted with them attempting to end the interaction early, less affirmative habits such as nodding …
Mentioning ‘homophobic environment,’ previous staff member takes legal action against county clerk’s office
This is the 2nd sexual-orientation discrimination match submitted against the … clerk’s office worker Jayla Ortiz– who has a pending discrimination …
McDonald’s Will Pay $300K+ Over Immigrant Discrimination
McDonald’s Corp. will pay $355,000 in civil penalties after solving claims that it discriminated against immigrant workers at company-owned …