Consumer Law

Consumer Law

Litigation over ‘Made in USA’ claims is on the upswing

Trials & Litigation

Barratry suit says law firm collaborates with contractors to target homeowners with storm damage

Health Law

Judge denies bid to block San Francisco law requiring warning labels on ads for sugary drinks

Consumer Law

Takata says up to 40M more air bags must be recalled; Hawaii sues on consumers’ behalf

Tort Law

Jury awards $1.6M to man in supermarket slip-and-fall, including $1M in punitives

Trials & Litigation

Early plaintiff in Uber case challenges $100M settlement, says he feels ‘utterly betrayed’ by lawyer

Consumer Law

Coffeemaker win lacks perk for lawyer who asked for $180K in fees but got $6,800

U.S. Supreme Court

Law firms hired by Ohio didn’t violate federal debt collection law via letterhead, SCOTUS rules

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court sends Spokeo misinformation suit back to 9th Circuit for a second look at standing

Consumer Law

State AG sues companies that bought structured settlements from lead-paint victims

Internet Law

Jerk.com misrepresented the source of its content and benefits of membership, 1st Circuit says

Internet Law

Does Facebook nix conservative articles in trending list? Senator’s query raises free-speech issues

Consumer Law

Suit claims BOGO meat deals are illusory at Albertson’s and Safeway

Privacy Law

Judge OKs suit accusing Facebook of violating Illinois privacy law with its photo-tag technology

Consumer Law

CFPB seeks to ban mandatory arbitration of consumer disputes over banking, credit cards and loans

Tort Law

Jury awards $55M to woman who claimed Johnson & Johnson talcum powder caused her cancer

Trials & Litigation

Sued after posting video of brawl with neighbor, law partner loses bid for SLAPP protection

Consumer Law

Suit says Starbucks puts too much ice in cups; rep calls it ‘essential component’ of iced drink

Real Estate & Property Law

Predatory land contracts take advantage of low-income homebuyers, NY Times says

Internet Law

Judge says Amazon must refund parents for in-app purchases made by children