Latest Personal Injury Law News

Seeking answers 3 years after deadly Grand Forks crash
Saturday December 07th 2013, 10:25 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Lawsuit alleges negligence by driver, employer in accident GRAND FORKS - A lawsuit by victims of the Christmas crash three years ago west of Grand Forks when a semitrailer ran a red light and hit a van, killing two children and injuring another and their father, alleges the truck driver violated federal regulations by driving too many hours without rest and using a prescription painkiller that ... [News Source]

SELC: Bonner Bridge Lawsuit Will Move Forward | WUNC
Saturday December 07th 2013, 10:11 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Despite a public blasting from state and local officials, the Southern Environmental Law Center says it plans to move forward with a lawsuit opposing replacing the Bonner Bridge. [News Source]

FDA: You can’t handle the truth
Saturday December 07th 2013, 8:00 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

Feds assert control over genetic data, hamper vital San Diego biotech industry [News Source]

Bank of America accused of mortgage discrimination
Saturday December 07th 2013, 7:39 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The city of Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against Bank of America, the third banking giant accused of mortgage discrimination in minority communities that in turn led to a wave of foreclosures, reduced property tax revenue and increased costs for city services. [News Source]

Age discrimination claims rise
Saturday December 07th 2013, 5:37 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Age discrimination claims are on the rise as baby boomers enter their 60s, The New York Times reports. [News Source]

Monroe Woman Wins Discrimination Lawsuit
Saturday December 07th 2013, 2:08 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Cicily Pippens didn’t get to rent the W. Eighth St. property she was interested in inhab iting. However, the Monroe mother of two recently received a $ 20,000 settlement from landlord Mildred Trkula for her rental application denial after filing a housing discrimination lawsuit. [News Source]

Augusta VA malpractice costs $3 million
Saturday December 07th 2013, 1:39 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

About half of the medical malpractice lawsuits filed recently against the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta ended in settlements totaling more than $3 million, according records in U.S. District Court in Augusta. [News Source]