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Janibell Inc. accuses Jobar International of patent infringement

Wadi Reformado Nov. 14, 2016, 5:32pm

LOS ANGELES – A Rancho Cucamonga corporation alleges a Carson company manufactures disposal products that are similar to its patented designs.

Urban Textile Inc. claims textile design was used without permission by two companies

Wadi Reformado Nov. 14, 2016, 5:22pm

LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles company alleges that two businesses used its copyrighted textile design without authorization.

Kingston Electrical Contractor Inc. alleged to owe contributions to union funds

Wadi Reformado Nov. 14, 2016, 5:11pm

LOS ANGELES – A Porter Ranch business is accused of not paying employee contributions to several labor union funds.

Motive Enterprise Inc., Ross Stores Inc., DD's Discounts accused of copyright infringement

Wadi Reformado Nov. 14, 2016, 5:04pm

LOS ANGELES – Three retailers are accused of selling garments using a fabric design copied from a copyrighted design.

Tennyson Electric Inc. accused of not paying contributions to union funds, allowing audit

Wadi Reformado Nov. 14, 2016, 2:58pm

SAN JOSE – A Sacramento County business is alleged to have not paid contributions to several labor union funds.

Judicate West expands Northern California operations

S. Laney Griffo Nov. 14, 2016, 11:24am

SACRAMENTO -- Judicate West has expanded its operations in Northern California with the recent opening of its Sacramento office.

University of California, illegal immigrant students await court decision on college subsidies

Heather Doyle Nov. 14, 2016, 9:46am

LOS ANGELES — University of California and its illegal immigrant student population are awaiting the students' fate following a lawsuit filed by Judicial Watch, who is representing state resident and taxpayer Earl De Vries.

UC Davis hosts appeal court hearings

Chandra Lye Nov. 14, 2016, 8:52am

DAVIS — University of California, Davis Law School hosted appellate court hearings in the school’s King Hall last month, giving students and the public an opportunity to see how the judicial system works.

DMV allegedly targeting low-income residents with license suspensions

Chandra Lye Nov. 13, 2016, 10:54pm

SAN FRANCISCO — The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has been sued by a group of civil rights and legal aid organizations who allege the department illegally suspended the driver’s licenses of low-income residents.

Trucking company Schneider settles in alleged wage dispute class-action suit

S. Laney Griffo Nov. 13, 2016, 10:24pm

OAKLAND -- Schneider National Carriers Inc. has signed a $28 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit brought against it by a group of truck drivers.

Fight against tuition benefits for undocumented immigrants continues in California

Noell Wolfgram Evans Nov. 10, 2016, 11:04pm

BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – A lawsuit concerning who can and cannot be offered in-state tuition benefits in the State of California has been brought against the University of California (UC) Board of Regents by Judicial Watch and Earl De Vries (a state resident).

ACLU expands social media rights fight nationally

Mike Helenthal Nov. 10, 2016, 10:37pm

SAN FRANCISO – The American Civil Liberties Union of California, fresh off an investigation that showed police agencies used sophisticated social media tools to surveil protest groups, hope their findings lead to greater national reflection and better public oversight.

T.J. Maxx, Ocean Driver Clothing accused of copying fabric without authorization

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 3:31pm

LOS ANGELES – A clothing manufacturer and a retailer are being accused of copying fabric designs for garments without authorization by a Los Angeles company.

Pro Electric Contracting Inc. alleged to owe more than $4,000 to union funds

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 3:24pm

SAN JOSE – A California employer is alleged to owe more than $4,000 to labor union funds for contributions.

Tacori alleges C. Gonshor's Fine Jewelry sells jewelry that copies its designs

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 3:08pm

LOS ANGELES – A Glendale jeweler alleges a Los Angeles company is selling infringing jewelry designs.

J.H. Simpson Co. Inc. accused of not paying employee contributions

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 2:59pm

SAN FRANCISCO – An employer is accused of not paying for several months of employee contributions to a labor union fund.

Woman, guardian allege brain injures from use of BabyBjorn baby carrier

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 2:49pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Mill Valley woman alleges she was injured as an infant because of a defective baby carrier.

Double Standard Bar owner alleges name does not infringe NY company's marks

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 2:39pm

SAN FRANCISCO – An Oakland individual seeks declaration from the court that the name of his bar does not infringe a New York hotel and restaurant company's trademark

Weso Insurance Co. claims it has no duty to indemnify Donel law firm

Jenie Mallari-Torres Nov. 10, 2016, 2:30pm

SAN DIEGO – An insurer alleges a Los Angeles law firm's legal matters are not covered under an insurance policy.

Former Apple employee alleges medical coverage of treatment was denied by insurer

Wadi Reformado Nov. 10, 2016, 11:38am

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Mateo County man formerly employed by Apple alleges coverage for treatment he needed was denied by his insurer.