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Federal Judge Tosses Part Of Blackwater Lawsuit
Posted on 23 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - (AP) A federal judge on Friday tossed out parts of a lawsuit filed by two former employees against the security company once known as Blackwater but is allowing key claims to proceed to trial. The rulings from U.S. District Judge T.S... Read More

Supreme Court Says NASA Background Checks Can Continue
Posted on 19 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to stop federal investigations into the private lives of people who want to work at government installations even those who don't have security clearances and don't work on secret... Read More

Ex-NBA Star Oakley Sues Las Vegas Resort Over 'Beat Down'
Posted on 20 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LAS VEGAS - (AP) Charles Oakley, one of the NBA's all-time tough guys and now a Charlotte Bobcats assistant, has sued a Las Vegas resort over what he calls a May 2010 "gang-style beat down" by security guards who injured him. Oakley filed... Read More

Judge Approves Countrywide ID Theft Settlement
Posted on 23 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - (AP) A federal judge on Monday granted final approval to a settlement between Countrywide Financial Corp. and millions of customers left at high risk for identity theft because of a security breach. Countrywide, now owned by Bank of... Read More

Family Of Beaten Giants Fan Files Lawsuit Against Dodgers
Posted on 25 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) The hits keep coming for Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and they aren't the kind that is helping the organization. The latest off-the-field distraction came when the family of a San Francisco Giants fan who was brutally... Read More