Latest Personal Injury Law News

Toyota concealed evidence in rollover cases, ex-attorney alleges (Los Angeles Times)
Monday August 31st 2009, 11:40 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

In a lawsuit, lawyer says Toyota repeatedly forced him to illegally withhold information from victims of hundreds of accidents that resulted in deaths and injuries. Toyota spent years concealing evidence from victims of hundreds of rollover accidents that resulted in death and injury, a former top lawyer for the automaker says. [News Source]

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Monday August 31st 2009, 11:02 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

The start of school is less than two weeks away, and anything connected with it is in high gear. Parents and children are rushing around buying supplies. [News Source]

Toyota May Face Demands to Reopen Lawsuits on Rollover-Crashes (Bloomberg)
Monday August 31st 2009, 11:02 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Sept. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Toyota Motor Corp. may face demands that rollover-crash cases it won or settled be reopened, in light of accusations by a former company lawyer that the company hid records sought by plaintiffs. [News Source]

Former Miss California USA sues pageant officials (CNN)
Monday August 31st 2009, 10:16 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Carrie Prejean has filed a lawsuit against Miss California USA officials who stripped her of her title, accusing them of libel and religious discrimination for her views on same-sex marriage. [News Source]

Chevron Offers Evidence of Bribery Scheme in Ecuador Lawsuit (New York Times)
Monday August 31st 2009, 9:54 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The company posted videos on its Web site of meetings in Ecuador that appear to implicate officials connected to a $27 billion lawsuit over environmental damages. [News Source]

Chevron accuses Ecuadorian judge of bribery (KGO-TV Bay Area)
Monday August 31st 2009, 9:43 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

There is a new wrinkle in Chevron's environmental lawsuit case in Ecuador. [News Source]

Carrie Prejean Lawsuit Claims Religious Discrimination Led to Firing (seattlepi.com)
Monday August 31st 2009, 9:38 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Carrie Prejean claims in a lawsuit filed Monday that she was fired as Miss California USA in an act of religious discrimination by pageant officials Shanna Moakler and Keith Lewis. [News Source]