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Man alleges negligence against the manufacturers of a hernia patch

Wadi Reformado Aug. 25, 2016, 1:47pm

LOS ANGELES — A patient has filed sued against the makers of a hernia patch after it allegedly caused internal injuries.

Love Affair Heart design lies at the center of an alleged copyright claim against IPPO Jewelry

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 4:19pm

LOS ANGELES — A women's fashion accessories manufacturer has filed suit against a jewelry company, alleging copyright infringement of its Love Affair Heart pendant and necklace.

Clothing pattern prompts garment manufacturer to claim alleged copyright infringement against Kids Apparel Club

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 3:59pm

LOS ANGELES — A garment manufacturer has filed suit against a competitor for alleged copyright infringement over a pattern used on clothing.

Injured banker claims he was allegedly denied disability benefits by Prudential Insurance Co. of America

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 3:22pm

LOS ANGELES — A former personal banker with a herniated disc has filed suit against an insurance firm after he allegedly was denied long-term disability benefits.  

Cancer patient seeks long-term disability payments after Anthem Life Insurance Co. allegedly canceled them

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 2:51pm

LOS ANGELES — A former employee with stage three tonsillar cancer has filed suit against a life insurance company after he was allegedly denied long-term disability payments.

Wine maker alleges distributor retaliated against it, owes $190,000 for wines

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 11:55am

LOS ANGELES – A wine seller based in Argentina alleges a distributor intentionally undermined its position in the U.S. market by causing its wines to go out of stock.

Group prevented from conducting a business audit on Southwest Group CA Inc.

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 5:00pm

LOS ANGELES — A group of individuals and trustees have filed suit against Southwest Group CA Inc. and Does 1-10 for allegedly barring the plaintiffs from conducting a business audit on the defendant.

Employee claims First Unum Life Insurance Co. allegedly denied disability payments

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 4:50pm

LOS ANGELES — An employee has filed suit against an insurance firm for allegedly denying disability benefits to the plaintiff.

Furniture business claims Design Within Reach breached contract to fix allegedly faulty furniture

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 4:06pm

LOS ANGELES — A family-owned furniture manufacturer has filed suit against Design Within Reach Inc. alleging breach of contract.

California company alleges copyright infringement over its designs by Active USA, Ragdolls Couture

Wadi Reformado Aug. 22, 2016, 3:41pm

LOS ANGELES — A California garment maker has filed suit against Active USA Inc., Ragdolls Couture and Does 1 through 10 for alleged copyright infringement of clothing designs.

Cancer patient alleges medication caused permanent hair loss

Wadi Reformado Aug. 22, 2016, 3:33pm

LOS ANGELES — A breast cancer patient has filed a claim against Sanofi S.A., Aventis Pharma S.A. and Sanofi-Aventis U.S. LLC after she allegedly suffered disfiguring permanent alopecia she contributes to medication prescribed by her oncologist. 

Policyholder files for alleged breach of contract after Life Insurance Company of North America denies claims

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 3:13pm

LOS ANGELES — A policyholder has filed suit against Life Insurance Company of North America and Gamestop Corp. Long Term Disability Plan after the companies denied his long-term disability payments. 

Photographer files suit against Coldwell Banker Real Estate, agent for allegedly using his copyrighted photograph

Wadi Reformado Aug. 18, 2016, 10:43pm

LOS ANGELES — An individual has filed suit against Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC, Tom Romaniw and Does 1-10, citing alleged copyright infringement after the plaintiff claims to have found his copyrighted photograph on the defendants' website.

Garment manufacturer files suit against several companies for alleged copyright infringement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2016, 10:34pm

LOS ANGELES — A garment manufacturer has filed a claim against FYC International, Stein Mart Inc. and Does 1-10 for the alleged copyright infringement pertaining to clothing it had designed.

California corporation files suit against garment suppliers for alleged copyright infringement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2016, 10:26pm

LOS ANGELES — A California textile company has filed suit against garment suppliers MIILLA and Does 1-10 for alleged copyright infringement on some of its apparel.

Individuals file class-action lawsuit against car rental companies for allegedly failing to return deposits

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2016, 5:17pm

LOS ANGELES — Two individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated against three car rental companies that allegedly failed to return their deposit. 

Financial Indemnity Co. seeks declaratory relief in auto policy dispute

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2016, 5:05pm

LOS ANGELES —  An insurance company is seeking the court's help in a dispute over a personal auto policy.

Federal government files suit to reclaim allegedly unpaid college loans

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2016, 4:42pm

LOS ANGELES — The United States of America has filed suit against an individual over allegations of unpaid college debt.

Federal government alleges individual has not paid student loans

Wadi Reformado Aug. 17, 2016, 4:39pm

LOS ANGELES — The United States of America has filed a claim against a man for allegedly unpaid college loans. 

Manufacturers file suit against importer over counterfeit food processors

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2016, 4:04pm

LOS ANGELES — Manufacturers have filed a class-action lawsuit against importer Tri Locus International LLC, claiming the company was selling counterfeit food processors.