Trustees of Kentucky's state employee retirement system and
three fund managers have secured dismissal of a lawsuit by
employees accusing them of engaging in high-risk investments
that resulted in severe underfunding.
Patent enforcement company Uniloc will have to disclose
information about its business practices that it sought to file
under seal in litigation against Apple Inc, a federal appeals
court has ruled.
A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a solo
practitioner's defamation lawsuit against Dorsey & Whitney over
a post the law firm published on its Consumer Financial Services
Online home goods retailer Wayfair Inc has won the dismissal
of a proposed class action accusing the company and its officers
of inflating its stock price by concealing weakening demand and
rising advertising costs.
Chinese early education provider RYB Education has won
dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit over claims of sexual abuse
and other misconduct by its teachers.
A federal appeals court has tossed out a class action
settlement that would have required pasta maker Barilla SpA to
print lines on its pasta boxes to show how full they are.
A Texas woman pleaded guilty on Tuesday to defrauding
Virginia's Medicaid Program out of more than $2.8 million,
federal prosecutors announced.
A federal appeals court has overturned a U.S. Food and Drug
Administration rule requiring health warning labels on cigars
and pipe tobacco, finding the agency did not consider how the
labels would affect the number of smokers.
A former investment banker at Cowen Inc has accused the firm
of firing him for raising concerns about working with a
Russian-Israeli businessman suspected of money laundering.
Plaintiffs cannot sue debt collectors for sending misleading
collection letters under the federal Fair Debt Collection
Practice Act if they do not allege they were actually misled, a
federal appeals court has ruled, deepening a circuit split.