Verdicts & Settlements

Law Firms

Law firm loses bid to hold banks accountable for its $287K loss in cashier’s check fraud

Entertainment & Sports Law

Tom Brady and NFL players union seek 2nd Circuit en banc rehearing of Deflategate ruling

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge imposes sweeping sanctions on DOJ, requires ethics classes for litigators in 26 states

Trials & Litigation

No liability for movie theater owner in Colorado movie massacre, jury decides

Health Law

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

Criminal Justice

Suburban Chicago mom gets 4 years for killing disabled daughter

Tort Law

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

Criminal Justice

Man gets 37 months in federal prison for intimidating witness on Facebook

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

Criminal Justice

Jury convicts 2 men who tracked down a cartel chief’s lawyer, leading to his killing

Corporate Law

Claims of corruption by Wal-Mart in Mexico fizzle; Delaware court nixes shareholder suit

Trials & Litigation

Sheriff Joe Arpaio found in contempt of court order banning racial profiling

Health Law

Settlement in suit over Joan Rivers’ death; daughter to seek law regulating outpatient clinic safety

Consumer Law

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

Trials & Litigation

State and county to pay $4.1M to innocent couple listed for years on child-abuse registry

White-Collar Crime

Former New York Senate leader Dean Skelos gets 5 years in corruption case

Constitutional Law

Judge rules for US House GOP in Affordable Care Act funding dispute; White House appeal is expected

Trials & Litigation

9th Circuit removes judge who slashed attorney fees from BarBri antitrust class action

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer with reality star wife will have to produce net worth documents in misappropriation suit