Administrative Law

Health Law

Fast-food sellers must list calories ‘clearly and conspicuously’ on menus within a year, FDA says

Health Law

FDA restricts use of device blamed for spreading uterine cancer, after news of patient deaths

Trials & Litigation

Regulator fines utility $1.05M over emails lobbying for preferred administrative judge in rate case

Trials & Litigation

Interpreters are still lacking in Los Angeles civil cases, legal-aid advocates say

Civil Rights

Court rejects housing discrimination rule that relied on statistical analysis

Consumer Law

Feds investigate Chrysler over recall of more than 1 million trucks

Environmental Law

Report: Lax regulation puts employees and patrons of gun ranges at risk of lead poisoning

Administrative Law

Uproar over Forest Service plan to require media to get permits to take wilderness photos

Trials & Litigation

Utility faces contempt hearing for lobbying to choose judge in $1.29B rate case linked to fatal fire

Energy Law

Record $1.4B fine levied against gas company in fatal explosion and fire

Legal Ethics

Two California judges censured for in-chambers sex, among other conduct

Animal Law

Iconic monarch butterfly needs protection as endangered species, advocacy groups say in US petition

Copyright Law

Monkey selfies do not qualify for copyright protection, US regulators say

Energy Law

Solar power towers are igniting birds in midair; wildlife protection groups are concerned

Disability Law

Louisiana Supreme Court settles ADA probe by DOJ over mental-health queries on bar application

Labor & Employment

LinkedIn settles with feds, agrees to pay nearly $6M in FLSA ‘off the clock’ and overtime case

Criminal Justice

Official says Chicago will allow drivers to appeal 9,000 red-light tickets after usual deadline

Consumer Law

Feds and 15 states sue law firms and attorneys, alleging mortgage-relief scams

Banking Law

Citi to pay $7B in latest settlement of US claims that sub-par mortgages caused financial crisis

Government Law

Former top attorney says city demoted and fired her for probing $10M sewer scheme