Latest Personal Injury Law News

Resort, host family sued for skier’s death
Saturday January 11th 2014, 11:21 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

The family of a German foreign exchange student who died three years ago in a skiing accident has sued Whitefish Mountain Resort, his host family from Columbia Falls and the company that coordinated h [News Source]

Judge Appointed In Lawsuit Against Sheriff
Saturday January 11th 2014, 7:24 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A judge has been appointed to preside over a lawsuit filed against Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork. [News Source]

Ariel Sharon, former Israeli prime minister, dies at 85
Saturday January 11th 2014, 4:03 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon visits the southern Israeli Bedouin town of Rahat in August 2004. Sharon, the hard-charging Israeli general and prime minister who was admired and hated for his battlefield exploits and ambitions to reshape the Middle East, died Saturday. [News Source]

Ex-South Beloit attorney seeks sanction for lawsuit
Saturday January 11th 2014, 11:07 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A former city attorney for South Beloit has filed a complaint in Winnebago County Circuit Court saying a malpractice lawsuit against him was not grounded in fact and was improper. [News Source]

BREAKING: Penn State makes it official with Franklin
Saturday January 11th 2014, 10:49 am Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

STATE COLLEGE -Penn State has hired James Franklin as its next head coach. Franklin, 41, who led Vanderbilt to bowls in all three of his seasons there, replaces Bill O'Brien, who left the Nittany Lions after two years to coach the NFL's Houston Texans. [News Source]

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It
Saturday January 11th 2014, 10:45 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

There’s an old journalistic turn of phrase that keeps us on the right side of the libel laws, while getting the point across: Sometimes it’s a crime what’s legal. That is an apt description for the...         [News Source]

Plaintiff says she complained four times and got no action
Saturday January 11th 2014, 10:32 am Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, along with employee Emmanuel Iheke, have been hit with a superior-court sexual harassment and battery lawsuit by another employee, Adriana Arias. [News Source]