SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - A group of beekeepers, farmers and
public interest organizations are suing the Environmental Protection
Agency and its administrator for their alleged “inadequate” regulation
of neonicotinoid insecticide seed coatings used on dozens of crops.
LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) - In September, a woman filed
charges against Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. over allegations that the
national restaurant chain violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act in its
SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - The California Supreme Court
recently decided that private citizens could bring state court actions
against produce companies that allegedly falsely label their products
SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) - A federal judge has dismissed a complaint
filed by a group of SeaWorld customers suing the marine life theme park,
alleging it “deliberately concealed” its unethical treatment and
conditions of its captive orca whales.
SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) - On Nov. 25, a U.S. District
judge dismissed a class action lawsuit against Ford, Toyota and GM,
ruling the claim that cars were susceptible to electronic hacking had no
evidence of personal injury to support it.
SAN FRANCISCO—An insurance company is suing the new owners of a fire-damaged San Francisco building over allegations that its policy covering loss of rental income from the structure fire was with the previous owner.
SAN JOSE – The city of Berkeley is suing three corporations over the alleged presence of an environmental contaminant called polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), which purportedly can cause health problems in animals and humans.