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Individual failed to pay student loan, federal government claims

Wadi Reformado Oct. 7, 2016, 10:11am

LOS ANGELES – The federal government claims a Los Angeles County man owes more than $2,000 on a student loan.

Couple alleges collision with USDA employee caused injuries

Wadi Reformado Oct. 7, 2016, 10:06am

SACRAMENTO – An El Dorado County couple allege the husband was injured in an accident with a federal employee.

Man alleges LINA wrongfully terminated benefits, seeks reinstatement

Wadi Reformado Oct. 7, 2016, 9:57am

SAN FRANCISCO – A Marin County man alleges his disability benefits were wrongfully terminated and is seeking reinstatement.

Two companies accuse Amazon of patent infringement with Fire HD tablets, other devices

Wadi Reformado Oct. 7, 2016, 9:49am

LOS ANGELES – Two companies with principal places of business in Irvine and San Jose allege Amazon has violated several of their patents with some of its devices.

Alameda County business accuses Pivotal Payments of unsolicited telemarketing

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 7:40am

SAN FRANCISCO – An Alameda County business has filed a class-action suit against a Texas payment processing corporation over allegedly unsolicited telemarketing.

Los Angeles County individual alleged to owe more than $2,000 on student loan

Wadi Reformado Oct. 7, 2016, 7:30am

LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles County resident is alleged to have defaulted on a student loan.

Oakley alleges Michigan company infringed patented designs

Wadi Reformado Oct. 7, 2016, 7:26am

SANTA ANA – A Foothill Ranch corporation claims a Michigan business copied its patented eyewear designs.

Lake County DA creates investigative unit to combat perjury

Kathleen McGuire Gilbert Oct. 6, 2016, 9:43pm

After years of witnessing perjury in the courts, Lake County District Attorney Don Anderson recently designated a member of his staff to investigate and prosecute alleged instances of perjury.

California State University trustee Lupe Garcia nominated to Alameda Co. Superior Court

Kerry Goff Oct. 6, 2016, 6:11pm

On June 28, 2016, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the appointment of Lupe C. Garcia, who is a member of California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees, to a judgeship in the Alameda County Superior Court.

Court determines police pursuit policy requires proof of understanding

Dawn Geske Oct. 6, 2016, 6:11pm

SAN DIEGO – The recent ruling handed down in an appeals case against the Beaumont Police Department demonstrates that liability can still be an issue despite having policies in place to prevent problems.

Willow Glen Trestle deemed not historical by National Register

Kerry Goff Oct. 6, 2016, 6:10pm

SAN JOSE -- Residents who have been fighting to save the Willow Glen Railroad Trestle from demolition, arguing that it was a historical landmark, were disappointed when the National Register of Historic Places recently declared the 1922 railroad bridge ineligible for historic status and could be removed to erect a prefabricated pedestrian bridge.

Comcast case calls California tax tests into question

Katelyn Kivel Oct. 6, 2016, 6:05pm

LOS ANGELES -- Comcast and the California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) are set to square off before the before the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, about whether or not Comcast controlled the shopping network QVC in the late 1990s.

USA Gymnastics sued for alleged negligence in child molestation case

Kerry Goff Oct. 6, 2016, 6:04pm

INDIANAPOLIS -- Attorneys for a U.S. gymnast who medaled at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games recently filed suit, alleging that a team physician sexually assaulted and molested plaintiff Jane J.D. Doe. 

Professor sues University of California Berkeley for alleged discrimination

Kerry Goff Oct. 6, 2016, 6:04pm

BERKELEY -- Former University of California Berkeley school of law dean Sujit Choudhry has sued the university's board of regents, including university president Janet Napolitano, and other university officials. 

Chino Hills attorney disbarred for multiple counts of professional misconduct

Kerry Goff Oct. 6, 2016, 6:01pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- Steven Jay Brock, an attorney who practiced in Chino Hills, was disbarred May 29 and ordered to comply with the California Rules of Court, because he did not respond to a notice of disciplinary charges (NDC). 

Valley Village attorney disbarred for failure to cooperate with court

Kerry Goff Oct. 6, 2016, 5:53pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- Brian Lee Corber, an attorney who practiced in Valley Village, was disbarred May 29 and ordered to comply with the California Rules of Court to make restitution for not complying with a notice of disciplinary charges (NDC) after he failed to respond to telephone and written messages from a client, refund unearned advanced fees or release the client’s file. 

Highland resident alleges Comenity Bank called more than 700 times

Wadi Reformado Oct. 6, 2016, 3:59pm

RIVERSIDE – A Highland resident has filed a suit against an Ohio debt collector alleging unlawful collection practices.

Zenobia Inc., Dhstyles LLC alleged to have used copyrighted design in garments

Wadi Reformado Oct. 6, 2016, 3:52pm

LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles company alleges its exclusive fabric designs were used in garments without its permission.

Southern California Edison customer alleges she was harassed with texts

Wadi Reformado Oct. 6, 2016, 3:43pm

RIVERSIDE – A Rosemead electricity supply company is accused of invading a Yucca Valley woman's privacy with texts to her cellphone.

Fresno County resident alleged to owe more than $2,000 on student loan

Wadi Reformado Oct. 6, 2016, 3:34pm

LOS ANGELES – A Fresno County woman is accused of defaulting on a student loan.