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Laundry company files for removal from labor lawsuit brought by terminated employee

Travis Zuellig Jan. 24, 2016, 1:36pm

SAN FRANCISCO — In a case that involves an individual, and on behalf of all others similarly situated, and a laundry company, a notice of removal of civil action to federal court was filed.

Lumosity sued for allegedly violating Federal Trade Commission Act

Travis Zuellig Jan. 24, 2016, 1:29pm

SAN FRANCISCO — The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint for permanent injunction and other equitable relief against two individuals and a Delaware corporation they are employed by.

Northern California's top federal law enforcement official to rejoin private practice

Chris Galford Jan. 21, 2016, 3:33pm

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. attorney in San Francisco intends to follow her work in the public sphere with a return to her old law firm.

Wysong sued over allegedly misleading labels on pet products

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 3:33pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco County woman is suing a pet food producer over claims it mislabels its products.

Vizio sued over alleged violations of Video Privacy Protection Act

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 3:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A California man is suing a television manufacturer over claims it installs and uses monitoring software in its devices without its customers' permission.

Couple seeks refund from Berkeley Mills for canceled order

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 3:07pm

SAN FRANCISCO –  A New York City couple is suing a Berkeley furniture company over claims that it won't refund their money.

San Jose man sues DirecTV over allegedly unwanted calls

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 2:43pm

SAN JOSE – A resident of San Jose is suing DirecTV over allegations that the company contacted his cellphone without permission.

McKesson Corp. suing over alleged breach of contract

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 2:31pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco corporation is suing two Louisiana corporations and an individual over allegations of unpaid invoices.

Class-action efforts to tackle alleged labor abuses gain ground in California

Chris Galford Jan. 21, 2016, 2:04pm

SAN FRANCISCO – In California, class-action lawsuits have begun to spring up against supposed corporate negligence, aiming to shine light on human trafficking and slavery in supply chains. Their end goals: transparency and accountability.

Planned Parenthood files suit against Biomax Procurement Services over harassment allegations

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 8:51am

SAN FRANCISCO – Multiple California divisions of Planned Parenthood are suing two organizations, six individuals and unknown co-conspirators over allegations that the defendants engaged in a campaign to interrupt its operations.

Fremont man claims Hilton refused to honor rebate

Travis Zuellig Jan. 21, 2016, 7:49am

SAN FRANCISCO – A Fremont man is suing against a worldwide holdings and vacation company over claims it issues misleading rebates.

State's first undocumented attorney continues to live out his childhood dream and help others in the process

Vimbai Chikomo Jan. 21, 2016, 7:31am

CHICO, Calif. – A California attorney who made American history by successfully fighting for his right to earn a law license continues to uses his struggle and expertise to impact his community.

Former nurse sues over alleged denial of disability insurance

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 1:05pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Concord woman is suing her disability insurer, claiming that the company has denied her benefits.

Veteran sues VA, alleging medical negligence

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 12:53pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A veteran is suing over claims he was injured during an MRI exam.

Porsche, Volkswagen and Audi sued over alleged use of defeat devices

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 12:41pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Seven individuals, and on behalf of others in a similar situation, are suing Porsche, Volkswagen and Audi over allegations that the auto manufacturers mislead consumers.

Man sues over alleged denial of health plan benefits

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 12:29pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A resident of Contra Costa County is suing a self-funded employee welfare benefit plan over claims it wrongfully denied his daughter benefits.

Neiman Marcus motions to confirm arbitration award

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 11:37am

SAN FRANCISCO – A specialty stores company has moved to confirm an arbitration award to be issued in its favor against a former employee.

Woman alleges drug Abilify caused her to gamble complusively

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 11:25am

SAN FRANCISCO – A Daly City woman is suing three companies on allegations that a pharmaceutical drug caused her to compulsively gamble.

Companies sued for allegedly unpaid withdrawal liability from pension plan

Travis Zuellig Jan. 20, 2016, 11:03am

SAN FRANCISCO – Two individuals and a pension plan are suing another individual and two companies that deal with construction and installation for a complaint under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.

Mode Media suing to stop alleged mirror website

Travis Zuellig Jan. 19, 2016, 12:06pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Mode Media, a Brisbane corporation formerly known as Glam Media, is suing an unnamed individual who has registered the domain name GlamScoop.org, alleging trademark infringement.