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Trials & Litigation

Judge orders mom to repay son for keeping $5K bar mitzvah gift from grandma

Product Liability Law

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

Cybersecurity

US suit is filed over Ashley Madison hack as company offers $375K reward

Cybersecurity

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

Law in Popular Culture

Wrong man arrested on ‘troubling’ reality TV show has no civil rights case, 7th Circuit rules

Civil Rights

Police brutality cases are said to be a ‘cottage industry’ for plaintiffs lawyers

Tort Law

Woman sues over eye injury from tossed roll at restaurant that touts its ‘throwed rolls’

Law Firms

Bankruptcy trustee seeks clawback of bonuses paid before before law firm closed

Law Firms

Law firm’s suit claims former partner violated deal to pay $200K if appeals court ruled against him

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who billed clients for watching true-crime shows is suspended

First Amendment

Student suspended for two-word tweet may sue school district and police chief, judge rules

Civil Rights

Acquitted man sues ‘Cold Justice’ producers and sheriff over claimed malicious murder prosecution

Law Firms

Fired coach sues Paul Weiss for alleged defamation in Dolphins bullying report

Tort Law

Lawyer says US suit is planned over crash of German plane in French Alps

Entertainment & Sports Law

Family of driver fatally struck by NASCAR star Tony Stewart files wrongful death suit

Legal Ethics

Appeals court blasts lawyer who ‘played the Nazi card’ and flouted in limine orders

Careers

Harley rider focuses on motorcycle law in office at converted service station

Trials & Litigation

Ex-associate settles lurid sex-harassment suit against law firm

Elder Law

Lawsuit says ‘financial slavery’ service by dominatrix was elder exploitation

Trials & Litigation

Families of Sandy Hook victims agree to settle suits for $1.5M