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Woman files discrimination lawsuit against city of Burbank
Friday April 04th 2014, 9:43 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A 50-year-old African American city employee has filed a lawsuit against the city of Burbank alleging race and age discrimination after multiple unsuccessful attempts to get a new job with the city, records show. [News Source]

Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP Has Filed a Class Action Lawsuit Against Montage Technology Group …
Friday April 04th 2014, 9:06 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of purchase [News Source]

Lipitor Lawsuit Update: New Case Management Order Issued in Lipitor Diabetes Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
Friday April 04th 2014, 6:06 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor Lawsuits on behalf of patients who developed new-onset Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to Lipitor. (PRWeb April 04, 2014) Read the full story at [News Source]

Wife of missing Mount Marathon runner sues chamber
Friday April 04th 2014, 5:50 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The wife of an Anchorage man who disappeared while participating in the 2012 Mount Marathon race in Seward has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the organization that hosts the yearly Independence Day event. Peggy LeMaitre is asking for a $5 million settlement in ... [News Source]

Paula Deen's Restaurant, Site Of Seafood And Slurs, Shuts Down
Friday April 04th 2014, 4:21 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The restaurant at the center of a lawsuit involving celebrity chef Paula Deen has closed. Uncle Bubba's Seafood & Oyster House in Savannah, Ga., surprised employees by handing out final paychecks Thursday. Deen owned the eatery with her brother Bubba Hiers. A 2012 lawsuit accused the two of sexual harassment and racial discrimination. [News Source]

Neil deGrasse Tyson Faces $5 Million Negligence Lawsuit In NYC Crash: 'I Kind Of Zoned Out,' 'Cosmos' Host Says
Friday April 04th 2014, 3:24 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

“Cosmos” host Neil deGrasse Tyson is being sued for $5 million by a New York man who claims the astrophysicist was negligent when his Audi collided with the Mercedes he was driving near John F. Kennedy International Airport. [News Source]

Lawsuit challenges F-M flood diversion
Friday April 04th 2014, 11:51 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

DULUTH, Minn. - Allegations in a lawsuit challenging the planned construction of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project rely heavily on future determinations that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has not yet made, attorneys for the project argued Thursday in seeking the dismissal of most counts. [News Source]