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MAYER BROWN: Noted consumer financial services lawyer Melissa Richards joins Mayer Brown in Northern California

By Princess Jade Barrenechea | Oct 21, 2018

Mayer Brown announced today that Melissa L. Richards has joined the firm in Northern California as a partner in the Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement practice and Consumer Financial Services group.

DRINKER BIDDLE REATH LLP: Summary of Key New California Laws for 2019 (and Beyond): What Employers Should Know

By Press release submission | Oct 21, 2018

Drinker Biddle Reath Llp issued the following announcement on Oct. 16.In 2018, Governor Brown signed several laws impacting California employers.

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: Accepting Applications for 2019 Summer Clerk Program

By Press release submission | Oct 21, 2018

The Summer Clerk Program is a 10-week paid internship at Minami Tamaki’s San Francisco office.

Driver seeks compensatory damages over Fresno auto accident

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 19, 2018

OROVILLE – A driver alleges a Fresno collision caused him to incur medical expenses.

California Capital Insurance seeks reimbursement for fire damages allegedly caused by cigarette

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 19, 2018

OROVILLE – An insurance company seeks reimbursement of more than $60,000 from the tenants of an apartment complex after a fire allegedly started by a cigarette damaged the property.

Motorist seeks $250,000 in compensatory damages over rear-end collision in Fresno

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 19, 2018

FRESNO – A woman alleges she was injured in a rear-end collision involving two other vehicles on a state route in Fresno.

Driver in Fresno crash alleged to have entered lane without indication

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 19, 2018

FRESNO – A couple allege they were injured in a Fresno collision when another driver entered their lane of travel.

Pedestrian seeks damages from Fresno after being struck by bus in crosswalk

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 19, 2018

FRESNO – A pedestrian is seeking damages from the city of Fresno and a bus driver after he was struck in a crosswalk by a bus.

American Sign Language instructor files discrimination suit against State Center Community College District

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 19, 2018

FRESNO – An American Sign Language instructor alleges her employer failed to accommodate her disability.

Bank of America alleges Butte County man owes more than $25,000 on account

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 19, 2018

OROVILLE – A bank alleges a Butte County resident failed to pay a credit account balance in full.

Rear-end collision in Chico alleged to have injured two

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 19, 2018

OROVILLE – Two individuals from Chico and Salinas allege they were injured when their vehicle was rear-ended while they were stopped at a light in Chico.

9th District tosses $8.7 million in attorneys' fees in Provide Commerce settlement

By Takesha Thomas | Oct 19, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal appeals court has upheld a settlement awarding some $3.5 million to consumers who alleged they were placed in a membership rewards program without their consent and vacated a ruling on attorneys' fees.

Injured construction workers seek damages from Truebeck Construction over scaffolding collapse

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – Two workers allege they were injured while working at a San Francisco construction site when scaffolding collapsed.

Bar None patron seeks damages from individual who struck his face with beer mug

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A patron of a San Francisco bar alleges another customer swung a beer mug at him and cut his face.

NorCal Foot and Ankle patient alleges she did not consent to performed surgical procedures

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 18, 2018

OROVILLE – A medical patient alleges she was injured because of an ankle surgery that she claims included surgical procedures she did not consent to.

State Farm Mutual Automobile seeks more than $25,000 from California Vocations, driver

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 18, 2018

OROVILLE – An insurance company is seeking to recover more than $25,000 from a driver and a company over damages it paid to its insured because of a collision in Butte County.

Commuter alleges doors on Storer Transit Systems closed on her, causing injuries

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – A commuter alleges she was injured on a bus in San Francisco when the doors closed on her.

Judge denies motion to dismiss investor's suit alleging fraud regarding casino project

By Charmaine Little | Oct 17, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California recently denied motions to dismiss an investment group's lawsuit alleging fraud and breach of contract regarding a Pinoleville Pomo Nation casino project.

Federal judge backs some of Volkswagen's claims in class action over 'clean diesel' feature

By Charmaine Little | Oct 17, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California recently granted in part and denied in part a Volkswagen motion to dismiss a misrepresentation class action lawsuit.

Pedestrian seeks damages from Del Norte Clinic, individual over alleged injuries

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 17, 2018

OROVILLE – A Chico man alleges he was injured while crossing a street in the city when a driver struck him.

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