Consumer Law

Civil Rights

Petco won’t sell goldfish to Iranians and Persians on spring equinox, lawsuit says

Opening Statements

A class action asks: ‘What is a craft beer?’

Consumer Law

StarKist settlement offers a bonanza for tuna lovers: $25 refund or $50 in tuna

Product Liability Law

Lawsuit calls keyless ignition system a deadly defect in millions of vehicles

Copyright Law

Ethics case alleges ‘settlement shakedown’ by lawyer whose Prenda firm sued porn downloaders


Canadian lawsuit seeks $578M over dump of hacked info from Ashley Madison dating site

Internet Law

Data brokers sold consumer info to scammers who stole $7M, FTC says


Nearly 4 million affected by hack on medical records systems software company, feds say

Constitutional Law

Bank has standing to challenge constitutionality of federal consumer agency, appeals court says

Sentencing/Post Conviction

US seeks unprecedented life sentence for peanut executive in food safety case

Consumer Law

Buyers of ‘Weight Loss Cure’ would get $11 checks under refund plan; receiver seeks missing millions

Consumer Law

Feds face tough laws requiring specific intent in possible criminal case over GM ignition issues

Consumer Law

Suit claims sapphire purchased by lawyer for $9,000 is actually worth about $30

Labor & Employment

Worker sues over Kmart’s plastic paychecks

Law Schools

Suit claiming Widener law school used misleading job stats can’t proceed as class action, judge says

Antitrust Law

2nd Circuit OKs verdict against Apple in $450M e-book price-fixing case

Consumer Law

FCC seeks to impose record $100M fine on AT&T for slowdown on ‘unlimited’ data plans

Consumer Law

New court service alerts property owners when deeds or other documents are filed

Real Estate & Property Law

Letters from unknown ‘Watcher’ spark suit against seller of upscale home and title company

Consumer Law

GM, outside firm conspired to hide faulty ignition switches, lawyer alleges