Latest Personal Injury Law News

First lawsuit filed over Reno air race crash
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 9:54 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The family of a Texas man killed when a racing aircraft crashed into spectators in the National Championship Air Races in Reno filed a $25 million lawsuit Tuesday against the pilot’s family, a mechanic on the World War II-era aircraft and the Nevada organization that hosted the event. [News Source]

Fallen Firefighters’ Families File Lawsuit Against City
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 8:46 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The families of Charles "Chip" McCarthy and Jonathan Croom filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Buffalo and the Buffalo Fire Department after they died in a fire 2 years ago. [News Source]

San Leandro and ex-officer settle race discrimination lawsuit
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 8:44 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Man said colleagues had harassed him because of his race [News Source]

D150 settles racial discrimination lawsuit for $450,000
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 7:46 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A lawsuit alleging racial discrimination against Peoria District 150 filed nearly two years ago has been settled for a sum of $450,000. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court on Dec. 17, 2009, alleged discrimination against a group of white employees at what was then Trewyn Middle School. [News Source]

Lawyers move to strike lawsuit over Olympia Food Co-op’s boycott
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 7:22 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Lawyers have moved to strike a lawsuit that alleges the Olympia Food Co-op’s boycott of Israeli goods was unfair and violated the co-op’s rules and bylaws. [News Source]

Son files wrongful lawsuit against Box Elder County and school district
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 7:04 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Son files wrongful lawsuit against Box Elder County and school district By Roxana Orellana The Salt Lake Tribune Published Nov 2, 2011 03:38PM MDT A Providence man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against several parties including the Utah Department of Public Safety and Box Elder School District in the death of his 77-year-old mother who was killed in a car crash involving a student driver ... [News Source]

Shareholder Class Action Filed Against AgFeed Industries, Inc. by the Law Firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP
Wednesday November 02nd 2011, 6:14 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by the law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP: Notice is hereby given that a class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee on... [News Source]