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South Korean celebrity files class-action lawsuit against Tesla Motors

Heather Doyle Jan. 16, 2017, 7:41pm

PALO ALTO, Calif. — A Tesla Model X owner has filed a sudden unintended acceleration class-action lawsuit against Tesla Motors Inc. after his electric sport-utility vehicle crashed through the garage and into his home while being parked.

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals changes opinion on lip balm slack-fill case, putting pressure on similar suits

Heather Doyle Nov. 26, 2016, 10:21pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Courts may now approach slack-fill suits with greater skepticism when a manufacturer accurately labels its net weight following an amended opinion by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, according to a lip balm lawsuit.

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.