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Consumer Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Verizon Wireless
Posted on 2 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CLEVELAND — Goldman Scarlato & Karon P.C., a law firm with offices in Cleveland and Conshohocken, Pa., has filed a consumer class action lawsuit against Verizon Wireless in federal court in New Jersey, it announced March 31. The lawsuit claims... Read More

Retired U.S. Army Colonel Sues Toyota Over Injuries
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Robert J. Nelson of the national plaintiffs' law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein LLP has announced that retired U.S. Army Col. Harry Williams of Woodbridge, Va., on Feb. 24 filed a personal injury lawsuit seeking... Read More

Lawsuit Filed To Protect Maryland Waterways
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

OCEAN CITY, Md. — Assateague Coastkeeper and Waterkeeper Alliance announced March 2 that it has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland against Alan and Kristin Hudson Farm — a Perdue-contract chicken factory... Read More

Lawsuit Claims Ohio Woman Victim Of Taco Bell Salmonella Outbreaks
Posted on 18 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - An Ohio victim of the Salmonella outbreaks linked to Taco Bell filed a food poisoning lawsuit in the Court of Common Pleas of Scioto County, Ohio, on Aug. 16 ( Tammy Hale, et al. vs. Yum Brands Inc., et al. , No. 10CIC00032, Ohio Comm... Read More

$30 Million Suit Filed Against Hyundai On Behalf Of Auto Dealer
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES — A $30 million lawsuit was filed by Miller Barondess LLP against Hyundai Motor America and Hyundai Capital America on behalf of one of Hyundai's largest dealerships, it was announced March 23. Plaintiff Jim Estes and his dealership... Read More

Lawsuit Filed Against Creamery Alleges Raw Milk Caused Paralysis
Posted on 28 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PITTSBURGH — Pritzker Olsen law firm has filed a lawsuit through its local counsel on behalf of James and Maureen Orchard, a Pittsburgh-area couple sickened last month by Campylobacter after drinking raw milk produced by Pasture Maid Creamery LLC... Read More

Blue Shield Sued For Alleged Federal, State Law Violations
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO — The law firm Roxborough, Pomerance, Nye and Adreani LLP filed a complaint March 23 with the California Department of Insurance (DOI) against Blue Shield of California for allegedly unlawfully obstructing employer access to lower... Read More

Indiana Man Sues U.S. Government After Wife’s Suicide
Posted on 15 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — A lawsuit has been filed against the U.S. government on behalf of a man whose wife killed herself after an alleged improper and unlawful IRS search of their home, it was announced April 12. The lawsuit was filed by Beckman... Read More

Free Downloads For 3 Gulf Oil Spill Lawsuits: Plaintiffs Suffering Lost Livelihoods
Posted on 4 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - Plaintiff firm Weitz & Luxenberg P.C . announced Aug. 3 the filing of a third lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on behalf of thousands of fishermen and others whose jobs are affected by the BP oil... Read More

Pritzker Olsen Files Lawsuit Against Subway On Behalf Of Shigella Victim
Posted on 23 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MINNEAPOLIS — Pritzker Olsen law firm has filed a lawsuit against Neel Subway Inc., owner of the Subway restaurant at 1009 East Roosevelt Road in Lombard, Ill., on behalf of a resident of DuPage County, Illinois, who battled a severe Shigella... Read More

Marler Clark Files Second Salmonella Lawsuit In Marie Callender’s Outbreak
Posted on 30 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PORTLAND, Ore. - A second lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon June 25 against food giant ConAgra. The lawsuit arises from the nationwide Salmonella outbreak linked to the Marie Callender's brand frozen Cheesy Chicken... Read More

Lawsuit Alleges EPA ‘Overreaching’ With Global Warming Finding
Posted on 5 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ATLANTA — Representing 13 U.S. representatives, 17 companies and associations and itself, the Southeastern Legal Foundation (SLF) on Feb. 10 filed a Petition for Judicial Review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, challenging... Read More

Lazare Kaplan International Sues Insurers For $640 Million
Posted on 11 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - Lazare Kaplan International Inc. has announced that in a federal lawsuit filed on May 17, it sued various Lloyds of London syndicates and European insurers for $640 million in damages arising out of the disappearance of diamonds that were... Read More

Military Families Sue Defense Department Over ABA Autism Therapy
Posted on 23 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Military families having children with autism have filed a class action lawsuit against the Department of Defense, alleging that the DoD and its health benefits division, TRICARE, have wrongfully refused to provide insurance coverage... Read More

Bison E. coli Lawsuit Filed Against Rocky Mountain Natural Meats
Posted on 14 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

GOLDEN, Colo. - A woman from Lakewood, Colo., who was hospitalized for an infection of E. coli O157:H7 after eating bison meat has filed a lawsuit against Rocky Mountain Natural Meats Inc. of Henderson, Colo., the processor of the meat. The woman is... Read More