Around 1,000 people will be compensated as part of the settlement.
Walmart has settled a discrimination lawsuit against the company for denying health insurance benefits to same-sex spouses. In 2014, GLAAD filed a charge of discrimination on behalf of Jacqueline Cote (above right), a Walmart employee...Show More Summary
The New York Times reports: Walmart announced on Friday that it had settled a lawsuit that accused the company of discriminating against gay and lesbian employees when it denied health insurance benefits to same-sex spouses. Under the...Show More Summary
A settlement has been reached in the class action lawsuit against New Hawaii Sea Restaurant, formerly of the Bronx, New York. Approximately 3,000 people received Hepatitis A vaccinations after being exposed to the illness by the restaurant in September 2013 and all are included in the class-action lawsuit. Show More Summary
A fair labor law case against Zillow that originally arose two years ago, Ian Freeman vs. Zillow, Inc., has come full circle. On Monday, the real estate company announced through an SEC filing that it will settle what became a class action suit in the United States District Court, Central District of California, for $6 million....
In it effort to shield a pair of owners from sworn deposition testimony in the painkiller class action, the NFL received a mixed ruling on Monday. Via Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Journal, a federal judge ruled that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones can be questioned under oath as part of the discovery process, but that Colts…
by Sydney Brownstone An activist locked to Dakota Access pipeline construction equipment in early September. SB Activists at Standing Rock have filed a class action lawsuit against North Dakota law enforcement over the authorities' alleged...Show More Summary
Theranos and its CEO Elizabeth Holmes are being sued by investors who claims that she lied about its technology.The lawsuit, filed in California by two shareholders, is seeking class action status. They claim that Holmes lied when she...Show More Summary
If you have been harmed or treated unfairly at the hands of a major corporation, there are potentially a number of different options available for asserting your legal rights. If you believe that others have experienced similar harm or mistreatment, one of these options may be to initiate a class action lawsuit. A class action...
The trick [for CalSTRS] was to find a case against VW that was being funded by someone else. He flagged one being readied for filing at Braunschweig District Court, about a half-hour drive from VW's headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany. Show More Summary
Legal Newsline reports on a federal class action lawsuit that alleges ride service Lyft is responsible for charging its customers the Holland Tunnel cash toll rate even though drivers pay the discounted E-ZPass rate. The named plaintiff...Show More Summary
This will keep Trump from having to testify in San Diego November 28. The settlement ends a suit brought by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, as well as two class action suits in California. About 6,000 former students are covered by the settlement.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday gave the green light to class action lawsuits by consumers accusing Visa Inc, Mastercard Inc and several U.S. banks of conspiring to inflate the prices of ATM access fees in violation of antitrust law....The...Show More Summary
Krispy Kreme?'s maple and berry filled donuts are actually full of crap, according to a new class action lawsuit. Jason Saidian just filed the suit after getting an order of Glazed Raspberry Filled, Chocolate Iced Raspberry Filled,...
Toyota will pay up to $3.4 billion to settle a class action lawsuit brought by U.S. pickup truck and SUV owners whose vehicles lacked adequate rust protection. Court filings show … Click to Continue »
Toronto Star reports, “The private company that maintains the 407 toll highway has agreed to pay almost $8 million to settle a class action lawsuit over bankrupt drivers who have had their license plates denied. Bankruptcy settlements...Show More Summary
Facebook is being sued for allegedly letting marketers exclude ads from being shown to specific "ethnic affinities," genders, and religions. A lawsuit seeking class action status filed in California federal court on Thursday allegesShow More Summary
Evan Bayh, the former Democratic senator from Indiana and current Senate candidate, has at least $1 million in holdings with a Bermuda-based insurance company, Athene, that has a business model that a class action lawsuit is challenging...Show More Summary
Remember last week when Samsung was hit with a class action lawsuit over "economic injuries" resulting from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco? At the time we told you it would be the first of many suits filed as a result of Samsung's defective Note 7 and the company's mishandling of the ensuing global recall(s). Show More Summary
A South Korean law firm said Tuesday that it expected thousands more people to join a class action lawsuit seeking compensation from Samsung over its combusting Galaxy Note 7 smartphones.