Latest Personal Injury Law News

Transgender volunteer sues Howard for discrimination
Monday March 03rd 2014, 10:12 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Retired police officer claims bias in mounted patrol recruiting Tomi B. Finkle started her law enforcement career with the U.S. Capitol Police in the late 1970s, when she was a man. By the time she retired as a sergeant in 2002, she was ready to begin a new life as a woman.         [News Source]

Metro Doctor Accused Of 9 Patient Deaths Faces Malpractice Lawsuit
Monday March 03rd 2014, 9:52 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A metro doctor accused in the deaths of nine of his patients now faces a malpractice lawsuit. [News Source]

Family of man shot to death by officer is moving forward with lawsuit
Monday March 03rd 2014, 9:16 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A decision from the Yakima County prosecuting attorney about a deadly police shooting won't bring a quick end to the case. [News Source]

Starbucks barista sues boss for alleged sexual harassment
Monday March 03rd 2014, 8:58 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A young Starbucks barista claims her boss sexually harassed her at the Union Square coffee shop where she worked – and that Starbucks management ignored her complaints, Manhattan Supreme Court... [News Source]

Summit County judge declines jurisdiction in National Interstate buyout lawsuit
Monday March 03rd 2014, 7:30 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

It looks like Ohio litigation in the contentious buyout of Richfield specialty insurer National Interstate largely will take place in Cincinnati, the backyard of the company’s majority shareholder and anticipated buyer. [News Source]

Widow suing APD, mall after husband's death
Monday March 03rd 2014, 4:56 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

AUSTIN -- The widow of an innocent man killed during a high-speed police chase is seeking justice. Esther Seoanes has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Austin Police Department and a local mall for more than $1 million. On June 15, 2012, Reynaldo Hernandez Jr. stole a truck in the parking lot of Barton Creek Square Mall and took off down the Capital of Texas Highway at nearly 100 mph ... [News Source]

Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) Recommends that Material Sciences Corporation Stockholders Vote “FOR” the …
Monday March 03rd 2014, 4:05 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Material Sciences Corporation , a leading provider of material-based solutions for acoustical and coated applications , announced today that one of the leading independent institutional proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services , has recommended that MSC stockholders vote “FOR” the proposal to approve the merger with Zink Acquisition Holdings Inc. [News Source]