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Widow, children accuse federal government of wrongful death over treatment at VA facility

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 5:42pm

LOS ANGELES – A widow and her children allege negligent care at a veterans medical facility caused the death of her husband.

Instacart shoppers allege company misclassified their employment status

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 12, 2016, 5:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Shoppers for a grocery shopping and delivery service business allege they were not properly compensated for their work.

San Bernardino County resident accused of owing on student loan

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 5:19pm

LOS ANGELES – The federal government claims a San Bernardino County resident has defaulted on a student loan.

TV station alleges MundoMax Broadcasting has not paid marketing expenditures

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 3:55pm

LOS ANGELES – A Chicago-based television station alleges a Miami broadcaster with offices in Los Angeles has not paid them per their contract.

Turf Supper Club accused of using photographer's work without permission

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 3:46pm

LOS ANGELES – A photographer claims a San Diego County restaurant used his photo without authorization.

S.A.N. Nutrition alleges its Blaze mark is unlawfully being used to sell supplements

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 3:40pm

LOS ANGELES – An Oxnard nutritional supplement manufacturer alleges another company is selling a similar product under a similar name.

Recommended Media LLC accused of owing more than $1,000 in contributions

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 3:33pm

MIAMI – A Marina Del Ray company is alleged to be delinquent in employee contributions to a labor group.

Unicolors files suit over claims of retailers using its design without permission

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 3:24pm

LOS ANGELES – The copyright owner of textile design alleges the design was used in garments for sale without its permission.

JC Waugh Wine Co. LLC alleges its Six Degrees mark is being used without authorization

The Northern California Record Dec. 12, 2016, 10:36am

SAN FRANCISCO – A Napa winery alleges other wineries are marketing products using its trademark.

Carl Zeiss Inc. alleged to have infringed university's patented technology with scanners

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 12, 2016, 10:27am

SAN FRANCISCO – A Korean research university alleges a New York corporation makes scanners that use its patented technology.

Union alleges AC Paving breached bargaining agreement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 12, 2016, 10:22am

SAN FRANCISCO – An Oakland business is accused of not permitting a labor union to audit its records.

Woman accuses National Collegiate Student Loan debt of deceptive collective practices

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 12, 2016, 10:15am

SAN DIEGO – A San Diego County woman claims a debt collector is attempting to collect an alleged debt past its statute of limitations.

Beachbody claims two individuals sell counterfeit products on eBay

Wadi Reformado Dec. 12, 2016, 10:06am

LOS ANGELES – Two Rancho Cordova residents are accused of selling counterfeit exercise DVDs and kits.

Supreme Court case review could have major implications for businesses

John Breslin Dec. 11, 2016, 10:31pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- It is a lawsuit that has largely made its way through the court system under the radar, but it is one with potentially major implications for businesses, both large and small.

John Doherty to replace Kim Stone as president of CJAC

Tara Mapes Dec. 11, 2016, 10:24pm

SACRAMENTO – The Civil Justice Association of California (CJAC) has anounced that John Doherty, vice president of politics and policy, and general counsel of TechNet, as the named successor to president and CEO Kim Stone, who will be passing the torch to Doherty Dec. 15.

Affluent Hillsborough residents claim town overcharging for water

Marian Johns Dec. 11, 2016, 10:19pm

HILLSBOROUGH — The town of Hillsborough is defending its water rate structure system against several wealthy residents who have filed a lawsuit, claiming the city’s tiered water rates and penalties are illegal.

Multi-million-dollar Trump settlement reached before trial was best option

Kerry Goff Dec. 11, 2016, 10:09pm

SAN FRANCISCO-- After spending more than six years in litigation, San Diego’s Robbins Geller Rudman and Dowd negotiated a $25 million settlement in the Trump University suit right before the actual trial in late November.

California Supreme Court ruling sets new precedent for parking tickets

Kristin Regula Dec. 11, 2016, 10:03pm

LOS ANGELES -- A new ruling by the California Supreme Court has brought a hard-won victory to the people of Los Angeles.      

Railroads succeed in blocking new Haz-Mat tax

Michelle de Leon Dec. 11, 2016, 9:47pm

SACRAMENTO -- A California judge has granted a preliminary injunction against the new tax scheme scheduled to be imposed on trains carrying hazardous materials, pointing out that the petitioners’ arguments merited a day in court.

Riverside County man alleges insurer wrongfully denied treatment for his child

Wadi Reformado Dec. 10, 2016, 1:44pm

CALIFORNIA — A Riverside County man is suing Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Health and Welfare Plan, an insurance firm, citing alleged breach of contract for denying benefits to his child.