Latest Personal Injury Law News

Net Concerns: Federal lawsuit filed by Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center (Topsail Voice)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 11:42 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

TOPSAIL BEACH – A battle has been brewing over the use of gill nets in the waters off North Carolina – and now it’s heading to court. [News Source]

Beaufort County EMS, fire district deny allegations in wrongful death lawsuit (The Beaufort Gazette)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 10:25 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Beaufort County EMS and the Bluffton Township Fire District have denied allegations in a lawsuit filed in December by a Bluffton woman who said an ambulance's delay at an unmanned security gate in her neighborhood led to her husband's death. [News Source]

Toyota US head asked about accident cover-up (Asia News Network)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 9:38 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

The head of a US congressional panel probing massive recalls of Toyota Motor Corp. vehicles has asked the chief of Toyota's US operations to provide information regarding allegations by a former Toyota lawyer that the automaker illegally withheld information from a lawsuit over an accident in which a Toyota sport-utility vehicle rolled over, it was learned Friday. [News Source]

Women may also sue FDNY over bias (Queens Chronicle)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 9:10 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The New York City Fire Department, already facing the prospect of court-ordered quotas for hiring minorities, may soon face a discrimination lawsuit from women, who also allege they are unfairly represented in its ranks. [News Source]

Stockpile Center to Clean Up Mess (WSAZ NewsChannel 3 West Virginia)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 8:58 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The Defense National Stockpile Center has reached an agreement with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to clean up a building on its former location in Point Pleasant. [News Source]

Search warrant executed at EnviroTech in Bethel (Connecticut Post)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 8:35 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

BETHEL -- Inspectors with the Chief State's Attorney's Office and the state Department of Environmental Protection have executed a search at an environmental company on Wooster Street. [News Source]

Women may also sue FDNY over bias (Queens Chronicle)
Sunday February 28th 2010, 8:11 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The New York City Fire Department, already facing the prospect of court-ordered quotas for hiring minorities, may soon face a discrimination lawsuit from women, who also allege they are unfairly represented in its ranks. [News Source]