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Animal Welfare Institute Sues BP For Allegedly Burning Endangered Sea Turtles Alive

NEW ORLEANS - The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and other animal protection and conservation organizations filed a lawsuit in federal court June 30 against British Petroleum America Inc., British Petroleum Exploration & Production and British Petroleum...

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Former Porn Stars File Class Action Lawsuit Against Clinic Over Health Disclosures

LOS ANGELES - Two former actresses in the adult film industry have filed a lawsuit against Adult Industry Medical Health Care Foundation (AIM), a Los Angeles area HIV testing clinic funded by and serving the adult film industry, alleging privacy breaches...

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Carella Byrne Files Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Wyeth

ROSELAND, N.J. - Carella, Byrne, Cecchi, Olstein, Brody & Agnello P.C. on June 29 announced that a securities class action lawsuit was filed on June 18 in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey on behalf of purchasers of Wyeth Inc...

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Massachusetts Man Files Product Liability Suit Over Zicam Gel

BOSTON - Burns & Levinson LLP on June 30 announced that a Massachusetts man filed a class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, claiming injuries including loss of sense of smell and diminished sense of taste...

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Koss Corporation Sues Former Employee, Auditor Alleging $30 Million Theft

CHICAGO - Koss Corporation on June 24 filed a lawsuit in the Cook County Circuit Court against the company's former vice president of Finance, Sujata Sachdeva, and Grant Thornton LLP, its former auditor, alleging fraud and deceit, professional negligence...

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House Passes Bill Allowing Oil Spill Victims To Recover Noneconomic Damages

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) In a move that would allow families of workers killed in the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion to sue for noneconomic damages, the U.S. House of Representatives on July 1 passed H.R. 5503, the SPILL Act (Securing Protections...