Latest Personal Injury Law News

Update: Attorney responds following THP dashcam lawsuit
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 11:55 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Kyle Anito, 20, died in a crash on November 26 in North Knox County. His friends created a Twitter memorial for him after his death containing the hashtag #stArNITOnation, that was spread around the world, even by celebrities. [News Source]

Settlement agreement reached in lawsuit for Blackwell residents over old smelter
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 10:15 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Attorneys in the case say the agreement will pay out $500-$7,000 to about 4,000 Blackwell, OK, property owners affected by the old Blackwell Zinc Co. Some say they plan to protest the settlement proposal, claiming the attorneys are getting millions while the property owners are the ones who have had to put up with the contamination for years. [News Source]

New Jersey Legal Malpractice Lawyers Now Offer Helpful Information on the Web
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 10:02 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Teaneck’s Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C., recently added information to its law firm website to assist individuals, corporations and government entities that have suffered losses due to the mishandling of their case or transaction by hired counsel.Teaneck, NJ (PRWEB) January 31, 2012 To meet the growing demand for information about one’s legal options after hired counsel has negligently …

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Sexual and Religious Harassment Case Settled Against Los Angeles City Fire Department for $494,150
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 9:32 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Conciliation agreement requires Fire Department to implement changes to address harassment. Manly & Stewart represented victim Anthony Almeida and applauds efforts of Los Angeles EEOC office.Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2012 Pursuant to a conciliation agreement reached between victim Anthony Almeida, the Los Angeles City Fire Department and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity ... [News Source]

Civil rights suit filed over fatal Las Vegas police car accident
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 7:14 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A new round of litigation alleging civil rights violations is under way over a fatal 2007 accident involving a Las Vegas police patrol car. [News Source]

Judge's ruling puts Kan. power plant on hold
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 6:42 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A federal judge in Washington ruled Tuesday that an environmental impact statement must be completed before construction of a southwest Kansas power plant can begin. [News Source]

Sunflower coal plant hits roadblock
Tuesday January 31st 2012, 5:54 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The plan to build a coal-fired power plant in western Kansas was put on hold by a federal judge who decided an environmental impact study must be completed before advancing the project. [News Source]