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Big Win for Werner: Summary Judgment Granted in Baouch v. Werner Enterprises, Inc. et al (WERN)

03-23-2017 – Werner won big today in an opinion released after the market closed. The grant of summary judgment allowed WERN to avoid an ugly an ugly, class action trial over its compensation packages. 12,484 more words

New Class Action: Rodriguez et al v. HANESBRANDS INC. (HBI)

03-23-2017 – Hanes is being sued for allegedly:

deceptive and otherwise improper business practices that Defendant engages in with respect to their marketing, advertising and promotion of their L’eggs® socks, tights and hosiery with “innovative run resistant technology”

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Although they are implemented differently in different courts, debtors’ prison practices still exist, potentially affecting thousands of individuals.

Debtors’ prison sounds like an archaic term — some long abandoned concept from the pages of a Charles Dickens novel. Unfortunately, modern day debtors’ prison is alive and well throughout the state of Ohio.   474 more words

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Hollywood Reporter Paying Out Nearly $1M In Class Action Freelancers Deal

More than three years after The Hollywood Reporter was accused of playing fast and loose with how it classified contributors to get out of paying benefits and more, a judge has approved a class-action settlement that will see the red-faced  323 more words

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Neiman Marcus Agrees To Pay $1.6M To Settle 2013 Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit

Three years after Neiman Marcus disclosed that it had become the victim of a hack attack in 2013, exposing the credit card information of more than 350,000 customers, the upscale retailer has reached a $1.6 million settlement in the subsequent class action lawsuit.  254 more words

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Class Certification: Willis v. Big Lots, Inc. et al (BIG)

03-20-2017 – The court  certified plaintiffs’ class in the securities class action. See the full order here.