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TransUnion appeals judgment in class action lawsuit

David Hutton Nov. 9, 2017, 3:15pm

TransUnion has filed an appeal in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California San Francisco Division, challenging a Ninth Circuit Court ruling that denied its motion for judgment and request for a new trial.

California’s Northern District to hear German automakers antitrust case

David Hutton Oct. 23, 2017, 10:00am

A judicial panel on multi-district litigation is moving forward with a plan to centralize antitrust litigation against German automotive manufacturers for alleged anti-competitive conduct.

Inequitable conduct defense struck down in patent infringement case

Angela Underwood Oct. 11, 2017, 2:20pm

REDWOOD CITY – An inequitable conduct defense is not permitted in the patent infringement case between Nevro v. Boston Scientific Corporation.

Class action securities fraud case against Amirys dropped

Dee Thompson Oct. 5, 2017, 12:29pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- Plaintiffs in a class action securities fraud case against a California biotechnology company have dismissed the case, with no reason given for the dismissal.

U.S. labor secretary accuses California benefits plan provider of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 27, 2017, 2:05pm

SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. labor secretary is suing a California benefits plan provider, alleging discrimination, retaliation and violation of the Employee Income Retirement Security Act.

Policy holder accuses North America Life of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 27, 2017, 1:53pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A policy holder is suing North America Life, alleging breach of contract and violation of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Photographer accuses publishing company of copyright infringement

Wadi Reformado Sep. 27, 2017, 1:38pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A Napa photographer is suing a publishing company, alleging copyright infringement.

Employee alleges pornography business violated wage laws

Wadi Reformado Sep. 27, 2017, 1:29pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An Oakland man is suing a New York-based pornography business, alleging unpaid wages, violation of state law, and violation of workers compensation acts.

2 Dollar Tree employees allege unfair business practices

Wadi Reformado Sep. 26, 2017, 2:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Two employees have filed a class action lawsuit against Dollar Tree, alleging breach of contract and unfair business practices.

Policy holder alleges insurance firm violated ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 26, 2017, 2:18pm

Individual accuses Standard Insurance Company of violation of ERISASAN FRANCISCO — An individual is suing Standard Insurance Company, an insurance firm, citing alleged breach of contract.Joshua Opoku filed a complaint on July 13, in the U.S.

Policy holder accuses Prudential of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 26, 2017, 12:27pm

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A Santa Clara County woman is suing Prudential Insurance, alleging breach of contract and violation of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Exotic danger alleges employer failed to pay fair wages

Wadi Reformado Sep. 25, 2017, 12:31pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An exotic dancer is suing her San Francisco employers, alleging retaliation, unpaid wages, violation of workers compensation acts and wrongful termination.

Consumer alleges health care plan manager violated phone privacy statutes

Wadi Reformado Sep. 22, 2017, 12:45pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An Illinois man has filed a class action lawsuit against an Oakland health plan manager, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Medical group worker alleges employer failed to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado Sep. 22, 2017, 12:37pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A California woman filed a class action lawsuit against an Oakland medical group, alleging unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts.

Policy holder accuses North American Life of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 22, 2017, 12:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A policy holder is suing North America Life, alleging breach of contract and violation of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Construction business owner alleges California company owes more than $90,000

Wadi Reformado Sep. 20, 2017, 1:25pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An Alameda County construction business owner is suing a California corporation, alleging breach of contract.

Labor groups accuse California construction business of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 20, 2017, 1:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Labor groups are suing a California construction company, alleging breach of contract and violation of the Employee Retirement Income Savings Act.

Aviation worker accuses employer of failing to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado Sep. 19, 2017, 2:38pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An employee has filed a class action lawsuit against an aviation business, alleging unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of workers compensation acts.

Policy holder accuses North America Life of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 19, 2017, 2:23pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An Oakland woman is suing North America Life, alleging breach of contract and violating the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Policy holder accuses Met Life of violating ERISA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 19, 2017, 2:11pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A Berkeley woman is suing Met Life, alleging breach of contract and violating the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.