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Fliers cause flap at forum (The Edmond Sun)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 10:22 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

EDMOND — Prior to the Tuesday night forum for the Deer Creek School Board election, a handout was circulated addressing Greg Biggs’ background and a past lawsuit filed against him concerning sexual harassment and discrimination. [News Source]

Physician lobby shifts strategy on medical-liability reform (The Hill)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 8:18 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Although physician lobbyists recognize that their years-long quest for a federal law capping medical-malpractice lawsuit awards is unlikely to be fulfilled by the Democratic Congress, they are taking the long view. [News Source]

Marco PAC chairman will resign Friday, hook up to city sewer system (Bonita Daily News)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 6:34 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

The chairman of Marco Island’s most provocative political action committee said he will resign Friday when he will also turn in his decision to hook up to the city’s central sewer system. [News Source]

Jury awards $1.5M in birth-injury lawsuit (The Daily Record)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 6:30 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A Baltimore jury has awarded nearly $1.5 million in a malpractice action brought by a woman whose child was injured during delivery, according to her attorneys. [News Source]

Lawsuit Focuses Attention on Hazardous Waste Dumping in Africa (Voice of America)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 4:58 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Despite an international ban on toxic waste dumping, environmentalists say unscrupulous companies find ways to continue exporting their deadly cargo. Vast quantities of waste are exported from rich to poor countries, in the name of recycling. Much of that trade is illegal. [News Source]

Sure there is reverse discrimination (Delta Democrat Times)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 4:51 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

I have been following the lawsuit up in Noxubee County on the reverse discrimination lawsuit going on up there. One of the lawyers made the statement that: there is no history of reverse discrimination in Mississippi.” [News Source]

Corporate/ Company Law (Mondaq)
Wednesday January 31st 2007, 4:18 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

This article summarizes the decisions of state and federal courts handed down during 2006 regarding matters of Georgia corporate and business organization law.

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