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BP mulls lawsuit over share of oil spill costs
Monday June 21st 2010, 11:22 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

BP is considering launching a lawsuit against its main partner in the Gulf of Mexico, to force it to pay its share of the multi-billion dollar clean-up costs after the disastrous oil spill. Related Stories Nearly one million people freed from income tax Osborne increases VAT to 20% Britain's banks to pay balance sheet tax 10% capital gains tax rise for higher rate payers VAT will rise to 20 ... [News Source]

Family wins $15 million wrongful death lawsuit against car rental company
Monday June 21st 2010, 11:16 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

S.F. car rental firm ordered to pay $15 million in women's fatal crash [News Source]

BP mulls lawsuit over share of oil spill costs
Monday June 21st 2010, 10:38 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

BP is considering launching a lawsuit against its main partner in the Gulf of Mexico, to force it to pay its share of the multi-billion dollar clean-up costs after the disastrous oil spill. Related Stories Local companies urged to enter the Fast 50 race on home turf Tyrone hydraulics business breaks into the Indian market BP could sue its oil partner in spill row CBI call for new laws on strike ... [News Source]

Enterprise Rent-A-Car admits negligence in crash that killed Santa Cruz sisters; court awards $15 million to family
Monday June 21st 2010, 10:27 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

SANTA CRUZ - A jury has awarded $15 million to the parents who filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Enterprise Rent-A-Car of San Francisco after their daughters, Raechel and Jacqueline Houck of Santa Cruz, died in a fiery crash in 2004. [News Source]

Wrongful death suit
Monday June 21st 2010, 10:20 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

The family of an Odessa man killed in an industrial accident last year filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Ector County district court Monday, claiming a local machine shop should be held liable for the death of Nelson Ty Van Zandt because it failed to... [News Source]

Aide to Davidar supports sexual harassment complainant
Monday June 21st 2010, 10:18 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Former personal assistant to fired Penguin Canada president disputes his version of events [News Source]

(AFX UK Focus) 2010-06-22 02:16 Malaysia EON Capital delays EGM on Hong Leong merger
Monday June 21st 2010, 9:47 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

KUALA LUMPUR, June 22 (Reuters) - Malaysian lender EON Capital will delay an extraordinary general meeting to vote on a merger with Hong Leong Bank after a key shareholder filed a lawsuit to block the deal, an EON Capital source said. The delay comes after Hong Kong-based private equity fund Primus Pacific Partners, EON Capital's biggest single shareholder with a 20 percent stake, said on Monday ... [News Source]