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Will Super Bowl XLV Seat Fiasco Wind Up In Court?
Posted on 8 Feb 2011 by Gregg Lawson

How long will it take for someone to file a lawsuit over the super fiasco at Sunday's Super Bowl XLV? Four hundred people who paid $800 to $900 or more per ticket were turned away from Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, that afternoon because... Read More

Record Companies Reach Multi-Million Dollar Settlement with Lime Wire
Posted on 16 May 2011 by Melissa Ritti

NEW YORK - (Mealey's) Cautioning that "theft of the world's greatest music comes with a stiff price," Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Chairman and CEO Mitch Bainwol confirmed May 12 that a settlement has been reached... Read More

Gender Participation Issues Related To Sports - Title IX Of The Education Amendments Of 1972
Posted on 26 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By William H. Glover, Jr. Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law prohibiting gender discrimination in athletic programs at institutions that receive federal funds. The penalty for failure to comply with Title IX can be to lose... Read More

Lawsuit Targets NFL, Dallas Cowboys Over 'Phantom' Super Bowl Seats
Posted on 14 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Action filed to represent fans who didn't get what they paid for DALLAS - Two Green Bay Packers fans on Feb. 9 filed a proposed class action lawsuit against the National Football League , the Dallas Cowboys and Cowboys Stadium, saying that they... Read More

Oral Arguments In Wal-Mart Gender Bias Case Heard by Supreme Court
Posted on 31 Mar 2011 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) A class of more than 1 million current and former female employees in a gender bias suit against the nation's largest retailer was improperly certified after Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(a)'s cohesion requirements... Read More

Companies Expect More Litigation, Regulation
Posted on 6 Nov 2010 by Norton Rose Fulbright

NEW YORK - (Business Wire) Following a year of doing business in a more litigious and cost-conscious environment, companies of all sizes expect those patterns to continue during the coming year, with roughly one-quarter saying legal disputes will increase... Read More