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Widow revives wrongful death suit against Jeff Soffer
Friday January 10th 2014, 11:51 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The $100 million lawsuit against billionaire Miami businessman Jeff Soffer is back on after the family of his friend Lance Valdez, who died in a 2012 Bahamas helicopter crash, filed... [News Source]

Citing medical records, See’s family weighs lawsuit
Friday January 10th 2014, 10:40 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Two months later, See's family is considering a wrongful death lawsuit against authorities involved in his arrest, treatment and incarceration. [News Source]

Delaware Judge Weighs D&O Insurer’s Obligation in Oracle Settlement
Friday January 10th 2014, 10:14 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Attorneys for Oracle Corp. are asking a Delaware judge to order an insurer to pay $20 million to cover attorney fees related to the proposed settlement of a shareholder lawsuit. The lawsuit challenged Oracle’s 2011 acquisition of Pillar Data Systems, … The article Delaware Judge Weighs D&O Insurer’s Obligation in Oracle Settlement appeared first on Insurance Journal . [News Source]

Judge rules partly in favor of port over oil terminal
Friday January 10th 2014, 10:05 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A Clark County judge Friday ruled partly in favor of the Port of Vancouver in a lawsuit that claimed the port violated state environmental and open public meetings laws in approving a lease to build the largest oil-handling facility in the Northwest. [News Source]

Acquisition of American Pacific Corporation by H.I.G. Capital, LLC May Not Be in Shareholders' Best Interests
Friday January 10th 2014, 9:11 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

SAN DIEGO and LAS VEGAS, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareholder rights attorneys at Robbins Arroyo LLP are investigating the acquisition of American Pacific Corporation (NASDAQ: APFC) by affiliates ... [News Source]

Former Galt parks director loses age-discrimination suit
Friday January 10th 2014, 8:15 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A Sacramento Superior Court jury on Friday rejected a discrimination lawsuit filed against the city of Galt by its former parks director, who claimed he was laid off because of his age. [News Source]

N.J. State Police racial discrimination lawsuit: Who is Superintendent Col. Rick Fuentes?
Friday January 10th 2014, 6:41 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Fuentes faces claims of discrimination from one of his top black commanders. [News Source]