A handful of Minnesotans filed three lawsuits over discrimination, retaliation, and a work demotion they say they faced for speaking out against critical race theory. “Our clients are bravely confronting CRT-inspired bullying, indoctrination and retaliation, which is not ‘training’ or persuasion,” said
Plaintiffs’ lawyers have filed some two dozen lawsuits following the collapse of the Champlain Towers South condo tower last month, seeking payouts for the 98 deaths and destruction of 136 apartments it caused. The lawyers say it would take $1 billion to
Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson is reportedly set to show up for training camp Sunday despite the several sexual misconduct lawsuits against him. Watson will avoid the $50,000 per day fine players receiving by skipping out on training camp, according to ESPN.
States unveiled a historic $26 billion settlement with drug companies to resolve thousands of opioid-crisis lawsuits, paving the way for communities across the country to secure a jolt of funding to address an epidemic in painkiller addiction that hasn’t abated. The nation’s
A Johnson & Johnson legal representative said in settlement discussions over its talcum-based baby powder that the company is considering placing a subsidiary in bankruptcy as part of a strategy to settle thousands of claims linking the product to ovarian cancer, according
The number of U.S. lawsuits alleging that websites, apps and digital videos were inaccessible to people with disabilities rose 64% in the first half of 2021 from a year earlier, a new report says. Plaintiffs filed 1,661 lawsuits claiming digital violations of
The settlement avoids at least one public fight over the electronics maker’s role in the telecommunications supply chain. The Huawei stand at a mobile conference in June. Photo: josep lago/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Updated July 12, 2021 1:05 pm ET Huawei Technologies Co.
Even as the search continues over a week later for signs of life in the mangled debris of the fallen Champlain Towers South, the process of seeking answers about why it happened and who is to blame is already underway in Florida’s
WASHINGTON—A federal judge dismissed antitrust lawsuits against Facebook Inc. filed by the U.S. government and most states, a major win for the company before the cases even got off the ground. U.S. District Judge James Boasberg in Washington on Monday granted the
The Texas Supreme Court dismissed four lawsuits filed by survivors and the families of those killed during a 2017 mass shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, ruling Friday that the retailer who sold the rifle conducted the required background check on