Judge Allows Plane Crash Victims to Continue With Boeing 737 Max Lawsuit
When multiple Boeing 737 Max airplanes crashed over the course of a few months, the world was shocked. Due to errors with the plane's new software, fatal crashes ended up killing 346 people. At the tim...READ MORE
Most people have never heard of Nat Turner's slave rebellion that happened in Virginia in 1831. The main thing that people need to know is the afterma...
The Rebellion In August 1831, a slave who was a preacher riled up slaves. The preacher was Nat Turner, and the slaves w...READ MORE
People go through their normal lives and need to make sure that they can do what they need. This is made exceptionally difficult when a person has the...
Theft Uses The people who steal identities or use already stolen ones have reasons for this, and all of them are a frau...READ MORE
Do You Have Unclaimed Assets in Your Home State? The Answer Might Shock You
You might have recently heard a lot of talk about unclaimed assets that people are completely unaware of. Though it might come as a surprise to many, the reality is that there are a lot of people who...READ MORE
In a court ruling earlier this week, a federal judge approved a massive, multi-billion dollar settlement between local governments and the Sackler fam...
Purdue Pharmaceuticals Purdue Pharma is a multi-decade old company that is thought to be largely responsible for the opio...READ MORE
It has been called one of the greatest scams and frauds of an entire generation: Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos. After an extensive investigation by th...
The Crime Holmes' indictments came as a result of her activity during her time as CEO of Theranos. Once billed as the nex...READ MORE
One of the hottest political issues related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has been the requirement that schools have their students in masks. Many ...
Thus far, states that have had their mask bans be challenged have not done well in court, with separate decisions in Flor...READ MORE
2021 Public Safety Lawsuits - Lockheed Martin, Paraquat, Walter Kidd
2021 Public Safety Lawsuits - Lockheed Martin, Paraquat, Walter Kidd Lockheed Martin releases hazardous chemicals, heavy metals, pollutants, and volatile organic compounds that they use while manufacturing...READ MORE
2021 PFAS Billion-Dollar Class Action Settlements and Verdicts
Polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are diverse man-made grease, oil, water, and heat resistant chemicals used in clothing, paints, cleaning products, insulation on electrical cords, and fire-fighting foams from th...READ MORE
Federal Government Files New Facebook Lawsuit Alleging Major Crimes
In the past few years, there have been several potential issues with the way Facebook has operated. The site has gradually evolved from a small social media company to a major business that affects everyday...READ MORE
Thousands of lawsuits have materialized regarding the consequences of taking Zantac, an extremely popular over-the-counter heartburn medication.
Zantac’s manufacturer, Sanofi-Aventis, has been accused of willfully ignoring evidence that their product contained high levels o...READ MORE
Purdue Pharma Begins to Finalize Thousands of Opioid Lawsuit Settlements
As the creator of OxyContin, Purdue Pharma has been at the center of many debates surrounding the opioid crisis. After years of legal negotiations, the pharmaceutical giant has finally lost several majo...READ MORE
New Lawsuit against Prince Andrew Leaves the Royal Without Good Options
The British royal family has faced a lot of publicity lately for their behavior, and one of the most shocking events has been the accusations against Prince Andrew. This younger son of Queen Elizabeth I...READ MORE
From a political perspective. there is no issue more timely or prevalent than the issue of vaccine mandates. Since the emergence of three usable COVID...
Indiana University Challenge Spurred The latest challenge was as a result of an Indiana University mandate that all stude...READ MORE
This 2020 Election Lawsuit Resulted in Massive Sanctions Against Lawyers
The highly contentious 2020 election has resulted in a lot of legal drama that is still playing out today. Ultimately, the legal decisions from these cases could have a big impact on future political la...READ MORE
Class Action Lawsuit Claims to Reveal Collusion Among Big Pharma Companies
Sky high prices for medical essentials are always frustrating, and in some situations, they might even be illegal. A new lawsuit filed in New York alleges that several major companies were working tog...READ MORE
People who live close to a national forest have to live with the fact that there is a policy by the National Forest Service to let fires burn if they ...
Tamarack Fire The fire in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest is called the Tamarack Fire and started when lightning s...READ MORE
Biden's Infrastructure Bill a Done Deal?
One of the most talked-about promises made in 2020 by then-candidate Biden was the need to begin fixing the nation's infrastructure. President Biden's promise was so important that even his campaign slogan (Build, Back, Better) used ...READ MORE
Experts Say This Recent Disney+ Lawsuit Could Be Game Changing
Disney is no stranger to controversy, so it is no surprise that the media giant regularly gets sued. However, a recent lawsuit might end up being far more impactful than others. A new lawsuit announced on Thursda...READ MORE
Republican Governors Take Aim at Mandatory Vaccines
There's no doubt about it; every aspect of the vaccine rollout has run into some type of controversy. Everything from the non-FDA approval of the new vaccines to the door-to-door teams that President Biden commented during...READ MORE
Three Easy Steps to Retiring a Millionaire with Minimal Effort
Three Easy Steps to Retiring a Millionaire with Minimal Effort If you want to retire a millionaire, it can be easier than you think. In fact, financial experts advise that putting away a healthy amount for retir...READ MORE
Rudy Giuliani No Longer Able to Practice Law?
It's no secret that the aftermath of the 2020 election was an interesting time in America's history. But, of course, this is in regards to the winner of the presidential election (President Joe Biden) and former President Trump'...READ MORE
This Major Lawsuit Loss Could Have Devastating Consequences for Walmart
Retail giant Walmart has been at the center of many lawsuits before, but normally, their team of legal experts help them settle cases and avoid unfavorable court rulings. However, a recent lawsuit proved...READ MORE
Most people are not aware of the reasons for DACA being considered illegal by those who understand how the program was created. There are many Constit...
Facts About DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that was started by the Obama administration...READ MORE
This Repealed Florida Law Could Have Prevented the Miami Condo Collapse
When Champlain Towers of Miami collapsed on June 24, the question on everyone's minds was, "What could've prevented this?" While the precise cause of the devastating structural failure still is not known...READ MORE
Former President Trump Sues Tech Companies
In the immediate aftermath of the January 6 insurrection and his failed attempts at stopping Congress from certifying the Presidential election, former President Trump was banned from the major social media platforms, including Face...READ MORE
The Shocking Reason 36 States Just Filed a Major Lawsuit Against Google
Over the past few decades, Google has become a major part of public life. "Just Google it" is a phrase you hear regularly, and depending on your electronics, Google might be responsible for your phone, t...READ MORE
Marijuana continues to be legalized in many states, whether for just medical use or for all use. This means that businesses are being created that are...
Tax Code Section 280E of the federal tax code, which was passed in 1980, says that a business is unable to use deductio...READ MORE
Gov. DeSantis Losing Fight Against Social Media Giants?
Over the course of the 2020 presidential as well as other federal elections, various social media companies used their power to ban politicians who they deemed were spreading false information or inciting violence agai...READ MORE
Why Voting Laws are Becoming Difficult to Fight Against
It's safe to say that 2020 felt more like a decade of events rather than a single year. This is because everything from highlighting police brutality to how the nation handles a health crisis was pushed to the forefron...READ MORE
The Supreme Court Deals Another Blow to Class Action Rights
A recent Supreme Court decision significantly limited the rights of some people to file a class action lawsuit. What was rare about the decision was that Clarence Thomas joined the Court's three liberals in dissent....READ MORE
Chicago Parking Meters Hit with an Antitrust Lawsuit
The proposed bipartisan compromise on the infrastructure bill has focused some spotlight on the public-private partnerships (PPP) that are a major part of the bill. Critics have argued that these harm the average person, w...READ MORE
Derek Chauvin Given 22 Years: Is This the End?
2020 was one of the most memorable years to date, and not just because of the pandemic and presidential election. That is because, towards the latter part of the year, the death of George Floyd occurred on the streets of Minne...READ MORE
President Biden Signs Juneteenth Federal Holiday Into Law
On June 17th, 2021, President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day federal holiday into law, ending years of struggle to make it official. Although the day was alread...READ MORE
Red Lobster Sued by California Consumers Over Allegedly False Sustainability Claims
Sustainability is a major focus for companies as they seek to build ties with customers that value sound environmental stewardship. Companies are advertising that their products are responsib...READ MORE
The two hottest Supreme Court decisions this term
The United States Supreme Court issued two rulings last week that captured the attention of the nation and nominated headlines. While both rulings were expected somewhat, at least one of them surprised Court observers in its ...READ MORE
Surprising Lawsuit Causes Major Setbacks for Lithium Mining Company
In modern times, mining is an essential but highly controversial industry. Though mining allows people to access all sorts of valuable items, it also causes widespread environmental damage. A recent lawsuit...READ MORE
New Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Food Delivery Fees
Food delivery apps have been highly controversial. Many customers swear by them because they increase convenience, even though they end up paying high fees. However, some merchants go out of their way to keep these co...READ MORE
Reform Needed?: Why The Parole System is Broken
Throughout the past year, protestors and politicians alike have been calling for police reform across the nation. Although legislation is certainly in the works to achieve that, there are other areas of the law that have also ...READ MORE
This New Florida Law Might Destroy the State's Tourism Industry
Controversial Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has been making media headlines for his fight against COVID restrictions. However, the newest law produced by the state's Republican party is already causing problems...READ MORE
Stanford Law Student Who Posted Satirical Flier Fights for His Diploma
Stanford University is known for its prestigious law school. A recent controversy on campus has put one student's legal understanding to the test. Student's Satirical Flier Causes Uproar The whole debate...READ MORE
Legal and Quasi-legal Issues to Know Before Using Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies
With the significant surge in cryptocurrencies over the past few years, regulators and governments have been looking for ways to control their usage. As you know, cryptocurrencies were creat...READ MORE
Mistakes You Could Be Making as a U.S. Immigrant
In February, President Joe Biden issued a new Immigrations and Customs Enforcement rules aimed at narrowing the government’s immigration enforcement efforts to illegal immigrants who are a threat to national security and membe...READ MORE
Snapchat Expected To Face Legal Proceedings Over Fatal Accident
Snapchat has become one of the most popular social apps today among teenagers owing to its fun and engaging features. Nevertheless, since its debut, Snapchat has been facing a lot of disparagement and lawsuits f...READ MORE
Most people will never see the effects of civil asset forfeiture, but this has destroyed laws and not all affected people were involved in crimes. Sev...
Most people will never see the effects of civil asset forfeiture, but this has destroyed laws and not all affected people ...READ MORE
Texas-Based Companies Speak Out Against Texas Restrictive Voting Bills
Over the past couple of months, the new Georiga voting laws have been getting a lot of attention in the news and across social media. No matter what side you're on, there is no question that the new laws...READ MORE
The ongoing saga of marijuana legalization has continued to two more states legalizing the substance. There is a third, but the state government fight...
Changing States The two newest states to legalize weed are Virginia and New Mexico. This means that there is now a sout...READ MORE
Juvenile Life Sentences Upheld per Supreme Court Ruling
In a ruling that broke down along ideological lines, the United States Supreme Court declined to impose limits on sentences given to individuals who were convicted of crimes as a juvenile. The sentences - given to a Mis...READ MORE
Why Court Packing May Be a Very Real Possibility in 2021
Since the presidency of President Joe Biden began in January, people have speculated about promises he would keep and which he would waiver as the months went by. After all, with total control of both Congress and the...READ MORE
What Will Biden's Supreme Court Commission Do?
As he promised during his campaign, President Joe Biden has put together a so-called "blue-ribbon commission" to study the Supreme Court. The issue comes as America looks at fundamental changes to its three branches of governmen...READ MORE
How Covid-19 Is Transforming the Legal Industry
Most CEOs can agree that the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated business changes dramatically. Most businesses like online delivery and telemedicine have experienced radical changes worth decades in just a few months. Most senio...READ MORE
President Biden Plans Executive Orders to Strengthen Gun Laws
On April 8th, 2021, President Joe Biden spoke at the White House about his plan to begin implementing certain executive actions in order to curb gun violence across the United States. This comes after a month of ...READ MORE
What You Stand to Lose in A Lawsuit
Do you find yourself in a lawsuit? Are you wondering what can be taken from you if it does not go in your favor? There are several assets that you can lose, but on the bright side, there are a few ways of protecting yourself. Some of the ...READ MORE
Biden’s Immigration “Leniency” May Help the U.S. Maintain Its Global Economic Status
As the Biden administration struggles to find a long-term solution to the U.S.-Mexico border crisis, it seems that the President’s clemency may actually be a good thing. A study that was re...READ MORE
How Has The Covid-19 Pandemic Affect the Legal Establishment
Disasters, pandemics, or major economic downturns do not affect the legal department in any significant way. Law has always dealt with crises in designed caution, resistance to any change, and expecting everything ...READ MORE
Landlords Join Class-Action Lawsuit as the CDC Enacts Another Eviction Ban
Landlords Join Class-Action Lawsuit as the CDC Enacts Another Eviction Ban The financial fallout from the pandemic could last many more months. That is time that America’s landlords cannot wait. Th...READ MORE
How Covid-19 Has Affected Business Law in 2021
The covid-19 pandemic is still presenting challenges in our daily lives. Important issues in business and corporate law are also feeling the effect of the global pandemic in 2021. The pandemic has effectively disrupted business ...READ MORE
Many people have heard the arguments that are raging over citizenship for people who are born to parents who are here illegally or on visas. The histo...
Many people have heard the arguments that are raging over citizenship for people who are born to parents who are here ille...READ MORE
One of the most difficult legal aspects for people to deal with after there is a clear case of police brutality is that law enforcement rarely feels a...
One of the most difficult legal aspects for people to deal with after there is a clear case of police brutality is that la...READ MORE
Georgia's New Voting Rules Guarantee Legal Challenges
Last week, Georgia passed SB202, a bill that would dramatically limit and curtail the ability of Georgia residents to vote. Georgia Republicans - who control the legislative and executive branches of the state - argue tha...READ MORE
Law on Call? Why This May be the Next Evolution of Legal Aide
One of the most common complaints amongst the public is that it can be quite difficult to obtain the services of both a good and affordable attorney. This has led to debates on how the justice system unfairly fav...READ MORE
How Georgia Hate Crime Laws are Being Put to the Test
Over the past couple of months, Asian Americans across the United States have seen an increase in violence towards them. These disturbing crimes have been theorized to stem from the anti-Asian rhetoric driven by former P...READ MORE
What are the Common Mistakes Most Personal Injury Clients Make?
When it comes to injury settlements, every case is different. If youâ€™ve been involved in an accident, youâ€™re probably wondering what to expect in a personal injury case. Most of these cases are settled outs...READ MORE
Does the United States Need a Domestic Terrorism Law?
The attacks on the U.S Capital on January 6t brought back talks of possibly writing and implementing a domestic terrorism law into the books. This would allow federal law enforcement to seek and bring to justice those wh...READ MORE
Does "Gorilla Glue Girl" Have a Case in Court? Legal Experts Weigh In
Thanks to the internet, people quickly hear about all sorts of personal disasters. Every now and then, a person's struggle is just so bizarre that it ends up going viral. Gorilla Glue Girl is one such case...READ MORE
Attorney Generals of 23 States Challenge Federal Student Loan Debt
Returning to class action lawsuits against the United States Department of Education, Betsy DeVos, student loan processors, and colleges and universities, a multistate coalition of Attorney Generals calls for...READ MORE
Student Sues UT-Austin, Citing Inferiority of Online Education
A student at the University of Texas at Austin has joined a growing list of others filing class-action lawsuits against colleges and universities around the country in the wake of the pandemic. On February 26, A...READ MORE
Justice Amy Coney Barrett Finds No Merit In Sierra Clubâ€™s Claims
Justice Amy Coney Barrett issued her first majority opinion since her elevation to the Supreme Court in October. Writing for a 7-2 majority, Justice Barrett held that the Sierra Club could not access the U.S...READ MORE
Future Criminal Cases May Be Heavily Affected by This Change to Riot Law
One of the biggest questions in law is what constitutes a crime. Does a person break the law the second they start planning a violent act or do they only break the law when they actually commit the act?...READ MORE
Federal Anti-Trafficking Laws
Human trafficking is also known as Trafficking in Persons (TIP). It is the neomodern form of slavery, and it's a crime under international law. Human trafficking involves a trafficker using fraud, force, or coercion to make someone else, a victi...READ MORE
Former President Trump's Legal Issues Far From over
Even though the Trump administration is over and he has escaped impeachment conviction twice, one would think that all his troubles are over. However, it seems that the former president's legal troubles are just beginning....READ MORE
Trump's Taxes Are In The Hands Of Prosecutors...So What?
In July 2020, the United States Supreme Court gave former President Donald Trump a devastating legal blow. In a 7-2 ruling, they refused to reverse a low court's decision to allow New York State prosecutors the ability...READ MORE
Facebook Lawsuit Reveals The Company May Have Purposefully Mislead Customers
Over the years, Facebook has faced a lot of accusations of bad business behaviors. Some of these claims have even led to the social media giant being sued. In one of the latest lawsuits against Face...READ MORE
Santander Consumer Credit USA Finally Has to Pay for Consumer Fraud!
Santander Consumer Credit USA Finally Has to Pay for Consumer Fraud! Santander Consumer USA, Inc. agreed to pay $550 million to customers in 34 states, including Connecticut, California, Florida, Maryland, ...READ MORE
You Canâ€™t Bribe Your Way Past COVID Entry Rules In Hawaii
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Hawaii retained some of the strictest requirements of entry of any state. Currently, travelers to Hawaii must possess a negative COVID test within 72 hours of arrival. ...READ MORE
Did Toxic Baby Food Cause Your Childâ€™s Autism or Asperger's Syndrome?
Did Toxic Baby Food Cause Your Childâ€™s Autism or Asperger's Syndrome? At least three class action lawsuits and mass tort litigation is being filed against seven baby food manufacturers who marketed bab...READ MORE
Unfair Competition Cost Keurig, Godiva, and Blue Rhino Multimillions
Price fixing on a propane tank, price gouging by competitors, price fixing with a competitor, or not refunding sales tax when a customer legitimately returns an unsatisfactory product are unfair business pr...READ MORE
Have You Protected Your Assets in Your Second Marriage?
If youâ€™ve just decided to get married again, you need to take the right measures to protect your assets in your second marriage. As you may already know, failing to do so can keep the intended family members from acce...READ MORE
Financial Relief for Cancer Patients Who Used Zantac or Ranitidine
If you or your loved one developed cancer symptoms after prolonged use of Zantac or ranitidine, you may be able claim personal injury compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain, and suffering. If your l...READ MORE
Justice Department Drops Yale Discrimination Suit
Weâ€™ve come a long way in fighting racial discrimination. The United States has made a lot of progress on eliminating the injustice although a lot of work needs to be done to fully quell racism and racial discrimination in ...READ MORE
The Law on Doctor-Assisted Suicide
Assisted suicide is a hot topic among many. The significant debate being if it's a legal or an ethical issue. Murder is a crime. Ether you did it voluntarily or involuntarily. Physician-assisted murder, also known as euthanasia, has caused ...READ MORE
What Will Come From Biden's Supreme Court Commission?
The makeup of the United States Supreme Court - and the politics surrounding it - were irrevocably altered by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in September 2020. As expected, the Justice's death kicked off more po...READ MORE
Lawsuit Filed Against Robinhood, Alleging Market Manipulation
Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few days, you probably saw the news: A group of Reddit users and retail investors essentially broke the stock market, driving the price of certain stocks throu...READ MORE
Robinhood Puts a Hold on GameStopâ€™s Trades, So Investors Filed Two Lawsuits
It is the philosophy of Robinhood to make the tools of trading on Wall Street indispensable for the average investor. For so long, elite Wall Street executives accumulated massive amounts of wealth...READ MORE
Angry Students Sue University to Get Their Tuition Funds Back
COVID-19 has caused all sorts of changes, and one area where this is particularly evident is education. The majority of schools have switched to online education, and this is causing all sorts of frustrations for ...READ MORE
Google Is Getting Set to Be Sued Once Again By States for Alleged Antitrust Violations
It seems these days as if Big Tech is hurtling from one lawsuit to the next as shareholders have begun to worry about their continued survival in light of the mounting legal worries. State...READ MORE
Legal Scholars Point Out Avenues to Convict Trump
After his historic second impeachment by the United States House of Representatives, there has been much legal argument over the ability of Congress to convict Donald Trump now that he is out of office. Recent findings by leg...READ MORE
Claim Multimillions for Defective GM, KIA, Hyundai, BMW, and Ford Parts
Claim Multimillions for Defective GM, KIA, Hyundai, BMW, and Ford Parts General Motors, Ford, Kia, BMW, and Hyundai settlements are open for new claims of defective engines and parts until April or Jun...READ MORE
Amazon Fighting Antitrust and Class-Action Lawsuits for E-Book Price Fixing
Amazon Fighting Antitrust and Class-Action Lawsuits for E-Book Price Fixing The worldâ€™s largest e-book retailer, Amazon.com, has been slapped with a class-action lawsuit on Thursday, January 14,...READ MORE
Amazon Sued Over Alleged Anticompetitive Practices in Selling E-Books
The talk of legal problems for Big Tech is just beginning as state governments file antitrust lawsuits seeking to break up giants like Facebook and Google. While government is one front in these companies'...READ MORE
The U.S. Attorneyâ€™s office is working with the F.B.I.; U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives; United States Marshals Service; U....
Cleveland Meredith Cleveland Meredity reportedly made threats against Speaker Nancy Pelosi using his cell phone, so po...READ MORE
Supreme Court to Rule on Student-athlete Compensation by June 2020
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case to see if college athletes could have limits placed on non-cash payments made to students who compete in the Big Ten, Southeastern, Atlantic Coast, Big 12 an...READ MORE
Lawsuits Recover Consumers' Money Spent on Defective Kitchen Appliances
Stay-at-home orders due to the coronavirus pandemic increased sales of kitchen appliances by 70 percent from March 15 to April 11, 2020. Sales of air purifiers increased 144 percent and the demand for el...READ MORE
Are King's Hawaiian Rolls Authentically Hawaiian? Not According to this Lawsuit
Class action lawsuits about food always make for an entertaining read. However, for the companies that are defendants in these lawsuits, they are no laughing matter. Already i 2020, we have seen ...READ MORE
Robinhood Is Sued for $65 Million for Allegedly Failing to Look Out for Customers
Robinhood has been one of the biggest winners of the pandemic as hordes of investors have flocked to the app for the free stock trading. The company's valuation has skyrocketed as it has picked...READ MORE
Donâ€™t Get Scammed Says the FTC
Donâ€™t Get Scammed Says the FTC The Federal Trade Commission is starting a new program to try to keep consumers safe from scammers. Gift cards are the favorite method of scammers who convince consumers that they are in trouble with the Inter...READ MORE
Trust Funds Compensate 2015 to 2018 California and Oregon Fire Victims
Trust Funds Compensate 2015 to 2018 California and Oregon Fire Victims Complex public safety litigation resulted in manslaughter charges against Pacific Gas and Electric and a multibillion dollar trust f...READ MORE
The Lawsuits Keep Coming for GMâ€™s Defective SUVs IOR-7 Infotainment Systems
The nationally renowned law firm, Finkelstein & Krinsk LLP in San Diego, has filed another class-action lawsuit in California for claimants against General Motors LLC. The IOR-7 audio entertainm...READ MORE
Is Google Hiding the Truth from You?
Is Google Hiding the Truth from You? On December 17, 2020, Googleâ€™s parent company Alphabet Inc was hit by its third lawsuit in two months. The cases attempt to prove that Google uses its influence to stop others from sharing their prod...READ MORE
District Court Judge Allows the UFC Antitrust Lawsuit to Proceed as a Class Action
Previously, we had written about a large antitrust lawsuit against the UFC brought by its fighters who claim that the group illegally depressed fighters' wages. Now, the fighters have scored a...READ MORE