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Stevens Transportation accused of unfair compensation

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 4:53pm

An employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against Stevens Transportation Co., Inc.; Stevens Van Lines Inc. and DOES 1 through 50, employer, citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law, and violation of the California's Unfair Competition Act (UCL).

California company alleges Belk infringed on copyright

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 4:32pm

California corporation accuses garment vendors of copyright infringement.

Feds sue California man for unpaid student debt

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 4:24pm

Department of Education sues man for unpaid debt due to a student loan.

Film producer files suit over alleged copyright infringement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 24, 2016, 4:17pm

A film producer is suing an individual, citing alleged copyright infringement.

Chrome Hearts claims damages over trademark use

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 4:06pm

A California business is suing Yonada 26 Corp., citing alleged unfair competition.

Patient blames Dameron Hospital for paralysis

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:58pm

A man is suing Dameron Hospital, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Insurance firm sued over alleged violation of ERISA

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:43pm

An employee is suing Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Co., an insurance firm, citing alleged breach of contract.

Hertz sued over administrative fees

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:36pm

A subscriber have filed a class-action lawsuit against The Hertz Corp., a Florida business, citing alleged breach of contract and fraud.

Individual sues financing company over alleged violation of TCPA

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:24pm

Individual accuses Ally Financial Inc. of a violation of TCPA in a class action suit.

Zumiez allegedly infringed on Fabric Selection's copyright

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:17pm

California corporation accuses Washington corporation of copyright infringement.

Jagur Tractor facing allegations it violated ERISA

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:12pm

A labor group is suing Jagur Tractor, a California corporation doing business as "Jagur Tractor Equipment Rental," and Big Cat Equipment Rentals LLC, employers, citing alleged breach of contract.

A photographer sues individual over alleged copyright infringement

Wadi Reformado Oct. 24, 2016, 3:04pm

Photographer accuses individual of copyright infringement.

Ninth Circuit Judge O'Scannlain to assume senior status

Robert Lawson Oct. 24, 2016, 12:09am

SAN FRANCISCO – United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Diarmuid O'Scannlain will assume senior status. 

Court case says tampon tax is discriminatory

JoAnn Seltzer Oct. 24, 2016, 12:02am

SAN FRANCISCO – California has been taxing tampons and sanitary napkins for years, classifying them as “luxury” items, while labeling items like Viagra and Lubriderm lotion as” medical necessities. Now the court is being asked to change that classification.

Supreme Court decision in Bristol Myers Squibb case will impact products liability lawsuits

Dee Thompson Oct. 23, 2016, 11:37pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- A recent California Supreme Court decision involving the pharmaceutical company Bristol Myers Squibb will greatly impact products liability lawsuits in California and possibly in other states, experts say.

Cabela agrees to multi-million-dollar settlement in alleged customer phone recordings

Kerry Goff Oct. 23, 2016, 11:23pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- A proposed $3,850,000 class-action settlement has been reached in Saunders et al. v. Cabela's Wholesale Inc. by the San Francisco County Superior Court.

Online source allegedly illegally shared a copyrighted movie

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 23, 2016, 10:29pm

SAN DIEGO — A movie producer has filed suit against an online individual for alleged copyright infringement after it was discovered the online individual shared the producer's copyrighted movie.

BMW allegedly infringed upon numerous patents

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 23, 2016, 10:24pm

SAN DIEGO — A California company has filed a lawsuit against a major car manufacturer for alleged patent infringement for an infotainment system.

County of Amador allegedly failed to pay employees' overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 23, 2016, 10:16pm

SACRAMENTO — A group of individuals has filed a class-action lawsuit against a county government in California for allegedly failing to pay overtime wages.

Patient claims physician, Family Healthcare Network and others' negligence caused her serious injuries

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 23, 2016, 10:12pm

SACRAMENTO — A Tulare resident has filed suit against a doctor and health care providers for alleged negligence and vicarious liability following a surgery that resulted in infections, sepsis, internal injuries and a stay in the intensive care unit.