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Environmental groups, critical of coal export loans, file lawsuit
Thursday August 01st 2013, 11:21 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

At the same time the coal industry is fighting against what industry leaders say is a war on coal, several environmental groups have filed a lawsuit to fight multimillion dollar loan guarantees to export U.S. coal to foreign nations including Japan, South Korea, China and Italy. [News Source]

High-profile B.C. RCMP inspector named in latest sexual harassment lawsuit
Thursday August 01st 2013, 10:39 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A civilian employee of the RCMP has filed a B.C. Supreme Court lawsuit alleging that a culture of sexual harassment within the force was so pervasive it couldn't be stopped. [News Source]

Icahn sues Dell in latest attempt to foil buyout
Thursday August 01st 2013, 9:11 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

By Poornima Gupta (Reuters) - Activist investor Carl Icahn sued Dell Inc and its board on Thursday, his latest attempt to derail a $24.4 billion buyout bid by the computer maker's founder and CEO Michael Dell. Icahn asked a court to block rule changes Michael Dell has proposed ahead of a shareholder vote set for Friday. Icahn and his affiliates also want the court to stop Dell from changing the ... [News Source]

Filner's attorney contradicted about sexual harassment training
Thursday August 01st 2013, 9:10 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

An assertion by his attorney that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner did not receive sexual harassment training because a city trainer canceled the session was contradicted Thursday by a former staffer for Filner and by former Mayor Jerry Sanders. [News Source]

Mayor's lawyer faults city for not providing training
Thursday August 01st 2013, 7:42 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A lawyer for San Diego Mayor Bob Filner criticized the city for not providing sexual harassment training to the mayor, saying its failure to do so violated the law. [News Source]

Icahn Files Lawsuit to Force Friday Vote on Dell Buyout
Thursday August 01st 2013, 7:27 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Investor Carl Icahn filed the lawsuit in an attempt to give Friday's shareholder vote on Dell-Silver Lake's buyout proposal a go [News Source]

Dell investor Carl Icahn sues PC maker
Thursday August 01st 2013, 6:59 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

American investor Carl Icahn has filed a lawsuit aimed at blocking changes in timing and terms for shareholder voting on a bid to take computer maker Dell private. [News Source]