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Woman seeks payment of late husband's survivor benefits

Wadi Reformado Jan. 12, 2017, 6:45am

SAN FRANCISCO – The surviving spouse of a Pacific Gas and Electric Co. employee alleges waivers that she signed for her late husband's pre-retirement benefits were invalid and that she is the rightful beneficiary.

Consumer seeks rescission of sale of Ford Focus over defective transmission allegations

Wadi Reformado Jan. 12, 2017, 6:16am

SAN DIEGO – An Alameda man alleges the Ford Focus he purchased has a defective transmission and seeks rescission of the sale contract.

Wells Fargo faces whistleblower lawsuit

Richard Jones Jan. 11, 2017, 8:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Wells Fargo is experiencing more fallout from its fake-account scandal.

Prudential Insurance Co. of America alleged to have wrongfully terminated benefits

Wadi Reformado Jan. 11, 2017, 5:13pm

RIVERSIDE – A man alleges his insurer wrongfully terminated his disability benefits despite medical information from his doctors.

Photographer claims Pep Supply unlawfully used photos

Wadi Reformado Jan. 11, 2017, 5:01pm

LOS ANGELES – A photographer alleges his copyrighted images were used by a business without his permission.

Man seeks disability benefits from Unum Life Insurance Co.

Wadi Reformado Jan. 11, 2017, 4:51pm

LOS ANGELES – A man alleges his insurer failed to take all of his medical conditions into consideration before it denied his long-term disability benefit claim.

Cree Inc. claims counterfeit products are available on eBay, Amazon

Wadi Reformado Jan. 11, 2017, 4:46pm

SANTA ANA – A North Carolina corporation alleges counterfeit versions of its flashlights and other lighting products are being sold online.

Posh Peanut accused of copying shark tail blanket design

Wadi Reformado Jan. 11, 2017, 3:00pm

LOS ANGELES – A Pennsylvania company alleges its blanket design was unlawfully copied by a Los Angeles County company.

Insurance company's action could mean big things for Hepatitis C sufferers

JoAnn Seltzer Jan. 11, 2017, 12:39pm

SAN FRANCISCO — More patients will have access to a life-saving medicine after a decision was made recently by a large insurer.

Eastern District of California collects $49 million through criminal, civil actions

S. Laney Griffo Jan. 11, 2017, 11:39am

SACRAMENTO — The Eastern District of California collected $49 million in criminal and civil enforcement actions and, with the help of the Department of Justice (DOJ) and other offices, an additional $3 billion in fiscal year 2016.

Dispute between Synopsys and ATopTech dismissed by district court

Chandra Lye Jan. 10, 2017, 8:05pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A district court has dismissed a dispute over a copyright infringement between tech companies Synopsis and ATopTech.

Woman seeks payment of disability benefits from Life Insurance Co. of North America

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 1:36pm

LOS ANGELES – A Gardena resident formerly employed as a billing representative alleges her claim for disability benefits was wrongfully denied.

R. Babu Enterprises Inc. accused of selling counterfeit RooR pipes

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 1:27pm

LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles retailer is accused of selling counterfeit water pipes and accessories.

Huntington Group alleged to have made unwanted solicitation calls

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 11:05am

SANTA ANA – An Orange County man claims he received unwanted calls from a Los Angeles County business attempting to sell him mortgage services.

Inland Empire Health Plan faces suit from former call center employee alleging unpaid overtime

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 10:58am

LOS ANGELES – A former call center worker has filed a class-action suit over allegations she was not compensated for overtime work.

New Direction Sport Inc., Stage Stores Inc. alleged to have unlawfully used copyrighted fabric design

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 10:50am

LOS ANGELES – Two retailers are alleged to have sold garments using a copyrighted fabric designed owned by a Los Angeles County company without authorization.

Federal government claims two student loans are in default from individual

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 10:34am

LOS ANGELES – A San Bernardino County man is alleged to have defaulted on two education loans.

Royal Printex Inc. alleges fabric design was unlawfully used by retailers

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 10:28am

LOS ANGELES – Several retailers are alleged to have copied a Vernon company's textile design without authorization.

The Tire Hanger Corp. alleges Shinn Fu Co.'s Omega Wheel Arm infringes patents

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 10:13am

LOS ANGELES – A Rancho Cucamonga tire hanger manufacturer claims a company with a Missouri office is manufacturing similar products in violation of the plaintiff's patents.

Country Archer maker files suit over design elements of Mighty Beef Jerky packaging

Wadi Reformado Jan. 10, 2017, 10:03am

RIVERSIDE – A San Bernardino business alleges a Wisconsin company's Mighty Beef Jerky product copies several design elements of the package design as its products.