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    The 7 Uber Cases To Watch

    Dogged by regulatory blockades and fierce competition, ride-hailing giant Uber will face even bigger hurdles as the trail of plaintiffs’ lawsuits challenging the Silicon Valley startup’s business model and employment practices grows and recent...

    Pa. Justices Asked To Block Drilling Site Rules Ahead Of Vote

    An industry group contending that rules governing surface operations at oil and gas wells violate Pennsylvania law urged the state’s highest court Monday to enjoin the rulemaking process ahead of a final review meeting this week, days after a lower...

    Pa. Justices Asked To Block Drilling Site Rules Ahead Of Vote

    An industry group contending that rules governing surface operations at oil and gas wells violate Pennsylvania law urged the state’s highest court Monday to enjoin the rulemaking process ahead of a final review meeting this week, days after a lower...

    Pa. Justices Asked To Block Drilling Site Rules Ahead Of Vote

    An industry group contending that rules governing surface operations at oil and gas wells violate Pennsylvania law urged the state’s highest court Monday to enjoin the rulemaking process ahead of a final review meeting this week, days after a lower...

    Dish Files IP Suit Over Streaming Device's 'Massive Piracy'

    Dish, China Central Television and the biggest producer of Cantonese-language TV programming have filed a copyright infringement suit in New York federal court accusing HTV International Ltd. of engaging in "massive piracy" through a peer-to...

    Dish Files IP Suit Over Streaming Device's 'Massive Piracy'

    Dish, China Central Television and the biggest producer of Cantonese-language TV programming have filed a copyright infringement suit in New York federal court accusing HTV International Ltd. of engaging in "massive piracy" through a peer-to...

    9th Circ. Calls WB Safe In Eastwood Baseball Film IP Suit

    The Ninth Circuit on Monday determined that Warner Bros. didn't steal from a producer’s script about a father-daughter baseball story for its Clint Eastwood film "Trouble with the Curve,” saying the two stories are different in numerous...

    9th Circ. Calls WB Safe In Eastwood Baseball Film IP Suit

    The Ninth Circuit on Monday determined that Warner Bros. didn't steal from a producer’s script about a father-daughter baseball story for its Clint Eastwood film "Trouble with the Curve,” saying the two stories are different in numerous...

    Gov. Walker Asks Judge To Pause 'Right-To-Work' Ruling

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and the state Attorney General’s Office on Monday asked a state judge to pause his order striking down as unconstitutional the state’s so-called “right-to-work” law, which bars labor contracts from requiring...

    Chinese Developer’s Claims Pared Down In Building Dispute

    A Chinese property developer that accused a Filipino businessman and his companies of unlawfully reneging on a 120 million renminbi ($18.5 million) deal had his claims pared down on Friday by a Hong Kong appeals court. ...read more

    AIG Unit Can't Shirk Defect Deal Coverage, 9th Circ. Told

    Archer Western Contractors Ltd. urged the Ninth Circuit Monday to reverse a lower court's decision that an American International Group unit doesn't have to cover any of its $6.6 million settlement in litigation over defects at a water storage...

    Rising Star: Latham & Watkins' Shaun Hartley

    Shaun Hartley has secured the trust of Latham & Watkins’ powerhouse clients, combining youthful energy and veteran savvy to steer mammoth deals like The Carlyle Group’s $2.1 billion sale of Landmark Aviation to BBA Aviation, earning him...

    Record Producer's Partners Seek Counsel DQ In Contract Row

    Two Florida businessmen who backed record producer Scott Storch in an attempted comeback from drug addiction and bankruptcy sought Monday to bump his attorney from their breach of contract suit, citing conflicts with his prior representation of another...

    Record Producer's Partners Seek Counsel DQ In Contract Row

    Two Florida businessmen who backed record producer Scott Storch in an attempted comeback from drug addiction and bankruptcy sought Monday to bump his attorney from their breach of contract suit, citing conflicts with his prior representation of another...

    Record Producer's Partners Seek Counsel DQ In Contract Row

    Two Florida businessmen who backed record producer Scott Storch in an attempted comeback from drug addiction and bankruptcy sought Monday to bump his attorney from their breach of contract suit, citing conflicts with his prior representation of another...

    Tax Offender Asks Top Court To Consider Evidence Exclusion

    A Florida woman who was convicted of evading taxes on more than $2.7 million in commissions and other income earned through a marketing company has asked the country’s highest court to weigh in on whether she was denied constitutional rights to...

    Tax Offender Asks Top Court To Consider Evidence Exclusion

    A Florida woman who was convicted of evading taxes on more than $2.7 million in commissions and other income earned through a marketing company has asked the country’s highest court to weigh in on whether she was denied constitutional rights to...

    NY Couple Say Attorney Negligent For Using AOL Email

    A New York couple accused their real estate attorney of negligently using a "notoriously vulnerable" AOL email account that was hacked by cybercriminals who then stole nearly $2 million from the couple, according to a state court suit filed...

    NY Couple Say Attorney Negligent For Using AOL Email

    A New York couple accused their real estate attorney of negligently using a "notoriously vulnerable" AOL email account that was hacked by cybercriminals who then stole nearly $2 million from the couple, according to a state court suit filed...

    Republican FCC Commish Initiates Lifeline Fraud Investigation

    Federal Communications Commissioner Ajit Pai said Monday he is launching an investigation after an earlier probe of a company now facing the largest-ever fine for fraud in the Lifeline low-income phone subsidy program uncovered details suggesting other...

    Republican FCC Commish Initiates Lifeline Fraud Investigation

    Federal Communications Commissioner Ajit Pai said Monday he is launching an investigation after an earlier probe of a company now facing the largest-ever fine for fraud in the Lifeline low-income phone subsidy program uncovered details suggesting other...

    Woman Eviscerated By Surgical Robot Owed $30M, Jury Told

    A woman who suffered serious internal injuries in a robot-assisted hysterectomy urged a California jury during closing arguments Monday to award her more than $30 million in damages against robotics company Intuitive Surgical Inc., saying the damage caused...

    AstraZeneca, Ranbaxy Ask 1st Circ. To Affirm Nexium Win

    AstraZeneca PLC and Ranbaxy Inc. told the First Circuit on Friday that it should affirm a Massachusetts federal court’s ruling that purchasers of AstraZeneca’s blockbuster heartburn drug Nexium couldn’t get a new trial after a jury sided...

    Visa, GameStop Push 2nd Circ. To Back Gamer Suit Dismissal

    Visa Inc. and GameStop urged the Second Circuit on Friday to uphold a Connecticut federal judge’s dismissal of a proposed class action claiming video game buyers were unknowingly duped into a paid monthly rewards program, arguing there is no proof...

    Visa, GameStop Push 2nd Circ. To Back Gamer Suit Dismissal

    Visa Inc. and GameStop urged the Second Circuit on Friday to uphold a Connecticut federal judge’s dismissal of a proposed class action claiming video game buyers were unknowingly duped into a paid monthly rewards program, arguing there is no proof...