Latest Personal Injury Law News

Wrongful death suit filed in child’s electrocution (The Marshall News Messenger)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 11:43 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A wrongful death suit has been filed against a Marshall man and his wife after a 6-year-old girl was electrocuted on their property. [News Source]

Lawsuit Filed Over Leases To Gas Company (The Morning News)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 10:55 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

LITTLE ROCK -- A lawsuit filed in Pulaski County aims to stop the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission from solely using the money generated from leasing state lands to Chesapeake Energy Corp. [News Source]

Advocacy group lawsuit targets 11th Street Bridge project (The Washington DC Examiner)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 10:42 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Capitol Hill Restoration Society has filed a lawsuit to stop the 11th Street Bridge Project, citing “significant, irreversible, adverse effects” on the environment. [News Source]

Morgan Freeman sued over 2008 car wreck (The Clarksdale Press Register)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 8:12 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Academy Award winning actor Morgan Freeman and a business partner of Clarksdale attorney Bill Luckett was sued in a lawsuit filed in the U.S. Northern District federal court in Oxford. The lawsuit stems from an August 3, 2008 car accident in which Freeman was driving. Luckett is also Freeman’s attorney. [News Source]

Judge rejects Biovail investors’ suit against short sellers (National Post)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 7:47 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

A federal judge threw out a Biovail Corp. shareholder lawsuit against a group of hedge funds including SAC Capital Advisors LP in which investors of the Canadian drugmaker accused them of driving down its share price. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed over Ark. leases to gas company (KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 7:04 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Associated Press - February 28, 2009 7:05 PM ET LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A lawsuit filed in Pulaski County aims to stop the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission from solely using the money... [News Source]

Lawsuit filed over Ark. leases to gas company (Pine Bluff Commercial)
Saturday February 28th 2009, 6:57 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A lawsuit filed in Pulaski County aims to stop the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission from solely using the money generated from leasing state lands to Chesapeake Energy Corp. [News Source]