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Judge denies class action discrimination lawsuit for Wal-Mart women workers in California
Friday August 02nd 2013, 10:30 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO - A judge has rejected an attempt to file a class action discrimination lawsuit on behalf of Wal-Mart women workers in California who claimed their male colleagues were paid more and promoted ... [News Source]

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 From Investment in Vocera …
Friday August 02nd 2013, 9:35 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

STEVENSON, Md. -- Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf ... [News Source]

Former managers sue Kutztown University for age discrimination
Friday August 02nd 2013, 9:34 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

They lost their jobs and 'significantly younger employees' took their places, suit says. Six former managers at Kutztown University say they were laid off and denied positions at other state universities while younger people kept their jobs and were hired to fill vacancies, according to a federal age discrimination lawsuit.         [News Source]

Activision Shareholder Sues Company Over Stock Buyback
Friday August 02nd 2013, 8:35 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Last week, Activision Blizzard performed some fancy financial footwork in order to separate itself from parent Vivendi. Now, Activision Blizzard shareholder Todd Miller is suing the company over this deal. Previously we've explained how Activision pulled together over $8 billion in order to buy back a controlling interest from its major stakeholder, the French mass media and telecommunication ... [News Source]

San Diego mayor accused of sexual harassment faces recall campaign
Friday August 02nd 2013, 7:42 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - San Diego's embattled mayor, facing sexual harassment allegations from a string of women, was dealt a setback on Friday when a liberal Democrat and a Republican businessman joined forces in a campaign to force a recall election. Bob Filner, the 70-year-old Democratic mayor of California's second-largest city, has faced mounting pressure to resign over a ... [News Source]

Two victims injured in water tank accident file lawsuit
Friday August 02nd 2013, 6:09 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court has been filed on behalf of a couple that was injured by flying debris when a huge water tank fell off of a building in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood Wednesday. [News Source]

Marion ISD denied motion to dismiss charges in discrimination lawsuit
Friday August 02nd 2013, 5:12 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

SAN ANTONIO -- A federal court judge ruled on Friday that an African-American family at the center of a racial discrimination lawsuit may move forward with claims against the Marion Independent School District and two of its teachers. A third teacher named in the lawsuit, however, was granted immunity. Kyana Fennell and her three children filed a civil right lawsuit against the Marion ISD after ... [News Source]