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DFW firm settles federal discrimination lawsuit
Thursday November 17th 2011, 11:17 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A Metroplex company accused of sexually harassing women and persuading them to enter sham marriages to foreign nationals seeking U.S. citizenship has settled a federal discrimination lawsuit. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed over playground death
Thursday November 17th 2011, 10:53 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

The mother of a Wyandotte student who died in a playground accident is suing the equipment manufacturer, a sales company and the school district. Alyssa Avila, 9, died Aug. 19, 2010, after falling from an X-Wave, which resembles a teeter-totter, at the Wyandotte Elementary School playground in northeast Oklahoma. [News Source]

O’Malley criticizes UMB for lawsuit
Thursday November 17th 2011, 10:52 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Governor calls action against Easterjavascript:collectionItemsField.moveSelectedItems(prompt('Enter%20the%20index%20to%20move%20the%2n Shore farmer and Perdue 'costly litigation of questionable merit' Governor calls legal clinic's action vs. farmer and Perdue an 'injustice' [News Source]

Savannah accident victim claims Mayor Johnson disrespected her
Thursday November 17th 2011, 7:43 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A rare forum for a Savannah lawyer to present details of a possible lawsuit gets cut short, and awkard moments ensue, as an accident victim claims she was disrespected by city leaders. [News Source]

VPF Shareholder Alert: The Briscoe Law Firm and Powers Taylor, LLP Investigate The Board of Valpey-Fisher Corporation …
Thursday November 17th 2011, 7:24 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

DALLAS, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor, LLP are investigating the sale of Valpey-Fisher Corporation ("Valpey" or "VPF") (NASDAQCM: VPF) to CTS Corporation for... [News Source]

Lawsuit halts Tijuana flood control work, again
Thursday November 17th 2011, 7:11 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A nonprofit group is challenging San Diego's plans to dredge flood control channels in the Tijuana River Valley, saying the city didn't properly review the environmental impacts. The lawsuit and a related appeal mean the city isn't likely to do the planned work until late 2012 despite recent approval by the City Council. [News Source]

Lawsuit points to builder in propeller accident
Thursday November 17th 2011, 7:10 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A trial is under way in Reno, Nev., in the case of Robin Listman vs. Outboard Marine Corp., in which the plaintiff is suing for injuries from a propeller accident in 2001. [News Source]