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Morvillo Abramowitz Names Christopher J. Morvillo Principal

NEW YORK - Leading litigation firm Morvillo, Abramowitz, Grand, Iason, Anello & Bohrer P.C. has announced that Christopher J. Morvillo has been elected a principal of the firm, effective July 1. He was previously counsel. Morvillo specializes in...

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Top Beverage Law Firm Hinman & Carmichael LLP Adds 2 Lawyers

SAN FRANCISCO - Hinman & Carmichael LLP, a San Francisco law firm specializing in alcoholic beverage law, has announced that Sara Mann and Rebecca Stamey-White have joined the firm. Mann graduated from UC Berkeley in 1991 and UCLA law school in...

Bryan Redding
California High Court: Pharmacies That 'Passed On' Higher Costs Have UCL Injury

SAN FRANCISCO - (Mealey's) Pharmacies have standing to pursue unfair competition law (UCL) claims alleging that they paid higher prices because of price fixing by pharmaceutical companies, even though they passed the higher prices on to consumers...

Gerald C. Matics
Fla. Jury Awards Smoker With Emphysema $24M In Post-Engle Plaintiff Win

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - (Mealey's) A Florida jury awarded a woman suffering from smoking-caused emphysema more than $24 million July 8 in the latest Engle progeny win for the plaintiffs after finding that she was addicted to cigarettes and that her...

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DOJ Sues Rug Maker, Alleging Non-Citizen Authorized Workers Employment Discrimination

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Justice on July 7 filed a lawsuit against Garland Sales Inc., a rug manufacturer and seller located in Dalton, Ga., alleging it engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination by imposing unnecessary and discriminatory...

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Lanier Named One Of 25 Greatest Texas Lawyers Of Past 25 Years

HOUSTON - Attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm in Houston, has been selected by the editors of Texas Lawyer newspaper as one of "The 25 Greatest Texas Lawyers of the Past Quarter Century." Lanier is recognized in the publication's...