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January 16, 2018

VTech Agrees to $650K Settlement For FTC’s Child Privacy Claims

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On January 8, 2018, Hong Kong-based toymaker VTech and its United States subsidiary agreed to pay $650,000 to settle charges brought […]
January 10, 2018

United Airlines Reaches Settlement Over Cancellation-Credit Booking Fees

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer According to an order filed in New Jersey federal court, United Airlines officially settled putative class allegations for allegedly charging customers […]
January 4, 2018

Apple Faces Legal Trouble After “Slowing Down” Older iPhones

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer In light of recent confirmation that older iPhone models do in fact “slow down,” the tech conglomerate finds itself in the […]
January 2, 2018

Mother Awarded $24M For Electrocution of 15-Year-Old Son

Donnett Hickson, Legal Staff Writer On December 20, 2017, following a weeklong trial, Florida Power and Light Co. (“FPL”) was hit with a $24 million jury […]
December 19, 2017

NY, MA & WA Attorneys General Plan to Sue FCC over Net Neutrality

Elizabeth DiNardo, Legal Staff Writer On December 14, 2017, in the wake of the decision to change current net neutrality regulations, the attorneys general of Massachusetts, […]
December 11, 2017

$10M in Punitive Damages Awarded in Katy Perry Property Suit

Elizabeth DiNardo, Legal Staff Writer On December 1, 2017, a Los Angeles jury awarded the unlikely duo of pop star Katy Perry and the Roman Catholic […]
November 20, 2017

$9.36M Settlement Granted Preliminary Approval in Bridgestone Rubber Price-Fixing Class Action

Elizabeth DiNardo, Legal Staff Writer On November 14, 2017, Michigan federal court Judge Marianne O. Battani granted preliminary approval for a $9.36 million settlement between Bridgestone […]
October 27, 2017

Class Claims Filed Against Hospital that Employed Fake OB-GYN

Elizabeth DiNardo, Legal Staff Writer On October 23, 2017, named plaintiffs Monique Russell and Jasmine Riggins filed punitive class claims in Maryland federal court against Dimensions […]
October 20, 2017

$9.76M TCPA Settlement Granted Final Approval in Florida Federal Court

Elizabeth DiNardo, Legal Staff Writer On October 18, 2017, U.S. District Judge Marcia G. Cooke granted final approval to the $9.76 million settlement between Ace American […]