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Fitbit faces class-action lawsuit over false advertising claims

By Chris Galford | Feb 16, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – Consumers from across the nation are suing Fitbit Inc. in a class-action suit that claims the company's brand of wearable heart rate monitors failed to work as advertised.

Southern California attorney sanctioned for sexist remarks in federal court

By Chris Galford | Feb 9, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – Following remarks made to a fellow attorney during a deposition, a Southern California attorney faces sanctions from a federal judge in San Jose.

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

By Chris Galford | Jan 21, 2016

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.

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

By Chris Galford | Jan 21, 2016

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.

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