Latest Personal Injury Law News

Judge Dismisses Portion of Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 11:53 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A federal judge has dismissed a portion of a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the widow of South Dakota State Penitentiary guard Ronald Johnson slain by inmates three years ago. [News Source]

Daughter of BART contractor killed in accident speaks out
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 10:46 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Amber Daniels described her father, Larry Daniels, as someone who loved being a "track guy" and a 66 year-old man who had no plans to give up his work as a railroad engineer and BART consultant anytime soon. Daniels was one of two men inspecting a dip in the rails near Walnut Creek during a labor strike in October when they were hit and killed by a BART train carrying an operator in training and ... [News Source]

SHAREHOLDER UPDATE: Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP Announces Update to the Shareholder Lawsuit against Advanced …
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 9:36 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc. between March 14, 2013 and April 23, 2014, inclusive , and provides the following update in connection with the shareholder lawsuit: On May 20, 2014, Advanced Emissions announced it received a notice from the NASDAQ Capital Market on May 14, 2014 ... [News Source]

Date for arguments set in Boeheim libel lawsuit
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 9:10 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

The New York State Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments on September 9. Davis and Lang say that former SU assistant coach Bernie Fine sexually molested them. [News Source]

Canadian forestry firm sues over environmental audit
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 6:10 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Canada's largest forest products company is suing over an audit that criticized the company's logging practices for violating environmental standards, according to court documents obtained by AFP Tuesday. Resolute Forest Products, which makes pulp and paper from wood, has filed the lawsuit against the Rainforest Alliance, a global group that certifies best forestry practices. After its 2014 ... [News Source]

Circus Club suit alleges age discrimination
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 5:03 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The former head of maintenance at the Menlo Circus Club who was fired last November is suing the Atherton club and its general manager, alleging that his firing was due to age discrimination and retaliation, and that he has been cheated out of the bonus he's owed. [News Source]

PRINCETON: AvalonBay files suit over additional testing
Tuesday May 20th 2014, 4:20 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Developer AvalonBay will fight Princeton Mayor Liz Lempert and the Council in court to turn the former Princeton Hospital site into a 280-unit residential development. [News Source]