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The case of the Sexual Harassment scandal that rocked Ohio State University for decades has begun

During the mid 1970’s-1990’s, Ohio State University had major reports of sexual harassment. The university sad that more than 100 former students are first hand abuse done by former teen / physical doctor named Richard Strauss. 229 more words

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PFAS Contamination Site Tracker

Source: PFAS Contamination Site Tracker

The PFAS Contamination Site Tracker records qualitative and quantitative data from each site in a chart, specifically examining discovery, contamination levels, government response, litigation, and health impacts. 24 more words

Consumer Protection

$500M class action lawsuit filed against federal government for MMIW investigations

A class action lawsuit has been filed by Merchant Law Group against the federal government for the RCMPs handling of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (MMIW). 352 more words

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CABLE COMPANY OVERCHARGES

When you get promised one rate and charged another, it’s frustrating. When it happens to thousands of customers getting service from the same company all at once, it’s probably a sign of a systematic problem. 76 more words

Trio of Soda Cases Test the Limits of Attorney-Driven Class Action Lawsuits

Guest Commentary

By Jeffrey B. Margulies, Partner-in-Charge of the Los Angeles, CA office of Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP.

The approach of many plaintiff consumer class-action lawyers is not difficult to discern: Concoct a factual theory to support a claim under California’s consumer-friendly laws that survives a motion to dismiss and a motion for class certification. 1,507 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

Don't Miss the 5th Annual ABA Western Regional CLE on Class Actions and Mass Torts, Friday, June 22, 2018 in San Francisco

I’m proud to announce that I’ll be chairing the 5th Annual ABA Western Regional CLE on Class Actions and Mass Torts, scheduled for next Friday, June 22, 2018 at the offices of Clyde & Co. 79 more words

Class Action News

Who has received a call from TOMA Thomson Services?

One of the latest cold callers detected is TOMA Thomson Services.

This company cold calls consumers to inform them that there has been a successful claim against their Holiday club, which the Consumer did not know anything about, and they have been awarded money. 228 more words

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