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Lawyer: Deal Close In Weinstein Sexual Misconduct Lawsuits

 (AP) — A tentative deal has been reached to settle multiple lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by scores of women. 504 more words

Entertainment

CLASS ACTION SUITS

Recent Amendment in the National Company Law Tribunal (Second Amendment) Rules 2019 tries to complete the structure of law governing class action suits. We have… 1,597 more words

Companies Act 2013

Windsor firm to file $1-billion faulty airbag class-action lawsuit

Windsor law firm Strosberg Sasso Sutts has served notice of action in Ontario Superior Court of plans to launch a class action lawsuit of over $1 billion against an airbag manufacturer and several automakers which have installed faulty airbags that allegedly fail to deploy upon impact. 529 more words

Local News

Changes in Eligibility Criteria for Class Action Application

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) on 08 May 2019 amended the National Company law Tribunal Rules, 2016, (“Rules”) which will streamline the provisions of Rule 84 of the said Rules (i.e. 207 more words

Regulatory Updates

Meatloaf Lyrics Inspire Supreme Court; Arbitration Agreements Can Be Implied to Include Class Action Waivers

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Meatloaf’s “You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth” opens with a dialogue by Jim Steinman, who wrote the song, and actress Marcia McClain, who played Dee Stewart in the soap opera As the World Turns. 711 more words

Can Morrison Be Outflanked?: How Foreign Purchasers Are Suing in U.S. and Foreign Courts

Lord Denning, a highly quotable British judge, once remarked:

“As a moth is drawn to the light, so is a litigant drawn to the United States.” 3,046 more words

Securities Regulation

Haifa Highlights, Part 3

Editor’s Note: The publication schedule for my notes of the recent international class action conference at the University of Haifa has suffered various setbacks due to staffing constraints.  628 more words

Class Action