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Judge denies request to amend truck warranty lawsuit against FCA US over Dodge Ram

By Scott Holland | Jun 3, 2019

FRESNO – A federal judge denied a request to amend a complaint in a vehicle warranty lawsuit.

Judge won't let pension co-trustees add emotional distress claims against Pension Benefit Guaranty

By Scott Holland | Jun 3, 2019

SAN DIEGO – A federal judge has rejected the request of pension co-trustees to amend filings in a dispute with a government agency.

Judge dismisses fired workers' complaint against Verizon over severance pay

By Scott Holland | Jun 3, 2019

SAN JOSE – A federal judge has dismissed a breach of contract claim Verizon Communications faced from former employees.

Federal judge says United States Liability Insurance obligated to cover legal fees

By Scott Holland | May 31, 2019

SAN DIEGO – A federal judge has weighed in on whether an insurance policy should cover legal fees as damages or a loss.

Judge finds web publishers didn't perform under their Google AdSense contract

By Scott Holland | May 29, 2019

SAN JOSE – A federal judge sided with Google in an online advertising contract dispute.

Judge signs off on $350,000 Essex Property Trust data breach settlement

By Scott Holland | May 29, 2019

OAKLAND – Now that a new identity protection vendor is secured, a federal judge has finalized a $350,000 settlement in a class action data breach complaint.

Injured driver's suit against insurance companies headed back to San Francisco court

By Scott Holland | May 29, 2019

OAKLAND – A federal judge has sent an insurance fraud lawsuit back to state court.

Eurosemillas not entitled to restitution in breach of contract case over bankrupt company, judge rules

By Scott Holland | May 29, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal magistrate judge has granted summary judgment in a legal dispute between medical technology investors.

Trademarkia cleared to continue infringement complaint against LegalZoom

By Scott Holland | May 29, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has denied a dismissal of a trademark dispute centered on two competing legal advice websites.

Judge reduces legal fees award by more than $60,000 in ADA complaint

By Scott Holland | May 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge said a man with muscular dystrophy is entitled to recover legal fees incurred while pursuing a claim for violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, though not at the amount originally requested.

Judge rules on pleadings in favor of PLC Diagnostics in suit over investments

By Scott Holland | May 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has ended a legal action stemming from disputed investments.

Motion to stay in patent dispute between Uniloc, LG Electronics granted

By Scott Holland | May 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has agreed to hold off on resolving a patent dispute.

Judge allows modification of scheduling order in MagTarget patent breach lawsuit

By Scott Holland | May 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge will allow further modification of a patent breach action.

Judge grants Honeywell's motion to dismiss market-share liability claim in asbestos lawsuit

By Scott Holland | May 13, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has dismissed part of a complaint from a man suing several companies alleging asbestos exposure led to his lung cancer.

Judge won't stay lawsuit over soured Fiji land deal

By Scott Holland | May 13, 2019

SAN DIEGO – A federal judge rejected a request to put a stay on a lawsuit centered on a real estate deal in Fiji.

Judge approves $700,000 settlement deal to end unpaid wages lawsuit against LabCorp, EMSI

By Scott Holland | May 13, 2019

SAN DIEGO – A federal judge on the bench of the U.S. District Court of the Southern District of California granted preliminary approval of a $700,000 settlement agreement that could end a class action complaint alleging federal labor law violations.

Court allows former subcontractor to amend breach of contract suit regarding project at Army base

By Scott Holland | May 13, 2019

OAKLAND – The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California recently determined that a subcontractor can amend its breach of contract complaint regarding a project at the Fort Hunter Liggett.

Breach of contract suit against Columbia Property Capital remanded to state court

By Scott Holland | May 8, 2019

SAN DIEGO – A federal judge remanded a portion of a breach of contract suit over five promissory notes to a state court.

Judge strikes portion of report in patent lawsuit between MLC Intellectual Property, Micro Technology

By Scott Holland | May 7, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has weighed in on a five-year-old technology infringement lawsuit.

Discrimination suit against physicians dismissed over failure to state a claim

By Scott Holland | May 7, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has dismissed a discrimination lawsuit against several physicians because it failed to meet statutory deadlines and failed to state a claim.

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