Consumer Law

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

Consumer Law

Pennsylvania AG sues firm, saying it misrepresented law in debt collection letters

Law Schools

Suit alleges InfiLaw paid poor performers $5K to delay taking the bar exam

Trials & Litigation

Suit accuses Florida man of exploiting glitch in hotel rewards program

Consumer Law

Elizabeth Warren targets auto loans

Real Estate & Property Law

Snake infestation forced home buyers from house, $2M suit alleges

Internet Law

Florida lawyer asks appeals court to unmask anonymous Avvo reviewer

Tort Law

Man sues funeral home after wife’s casket somehow exits concrete vault and floats away in flood

Insurance Law

Insurer sued over claim it refuses to cover disabled homeowners who have pit bulls as service dogs