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Federal judge dismisses some claims in tuna case against Trader Joe's

Sara McCleary Oct. 13, 2017, 1:23pm

A federal court on Oct. 3 dismissed some parts of a class action against food giant Trader Joe’s while allowing most of the plaintiffs’ complaints to survive the motion to dismiss.

Appeals court grants injunction against San Francisco's sugary drinks ad requirements

Sara McCleary Sep. 22, 2017, 1:25pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A California appellate court has found that advertising requirements set out by the city of San Francisco concerning sugar-sweetened beverages is unconstitutional, and has granted a preliminary injunction to the ordinance’s opponents.

Volkswagen files motion to dismiss 4 appeals in 2.0 liter TDI settlement

Sara McCleary Sep. 6, 2017, 2:40pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Volkswagen has submitted a motion to dismiss four of the 10 appeals against it relating to the 2.0-liter Consumer Class Action Settlement Agreement and Release.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirms ruling on San Francisco's alleged accessibility violations

Sara McCleary Jun. 30, 2017, 4:52pm

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has affirmed in part and reversed in part a decision by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California concerning San Francisco’s accessibility for those with mobility impairments.

U.S. Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit reverses decision in retaliation case against Angelo Dairy

Sara McCleary Jun. 30, 2017, 4:14pm

The U.S. Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit has reversed a district court’s decision on a Fair Labor Standards Act case (FLSA).

Carroll Shelby seeks damages for alleged trademark infringement

Sara McCleary Mar. 17, 2017, 6:37pm

LOS ANGELES — An automotive-restoration company is being sued for trademark infringement for allegedly using the Shelby mark without permission.

California Senate bill would create third gender option for state ID

Sara McCleary Feb. 8, 2017, 1:49pm

SACRAMENTO — The California State Senate is considering a bill that would create a third gender option on state identification.

California Supreme Court to decide on Banning Ranch development

Sara McCleary Jan. 20, 2017, 6:18pm

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — The California Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Jan. 4 in a case to decide the fate of Newport Beach’s Banning Ranch.

Former lawyer charged for posing as immigration consultant

Sara McCleary Jan. 8, 2017, 5:43pm

SAN JOSE — A South Bay man has been arrested for allegedly defrauding as many as 1,000 individuals.

Nevro alleges patent infringement by Boston Scientific

Sara McCleary Jan. 3, 2017, 5:33pm

A Redwood City-based medical device company is suing Boston Scientific, alleging patent infringement. Nevro Corp. filed the lawsuit on Nov. 28 with the Court for the Northern District of California, claiming that Boston Scientific is using technology covered by patents held by Nevro.