Conservationists File Lawsuit To Remove Abandoned Toxic Cables From Lake TahoeAT&T's Pac Bell subsidiary has settled a lawsuit conservationists filed under a U.S. law more typically cited in Superfund cases, agreeing to spend up to $1.5 million to remove 8 miles of toxic telephone cables that were abandoned on the bottom of Lake Tahoe decades ago.
California Sex Abuse Law Likely To Spur Thousands Of ClaimsThousands of lawsuits will be filed against alleged child molesters as well as the institutions that employed them under a new California law taking effect next year, attorneys predicted Monday.
List: Businesses Affected By ADA Attorney Scott Johnson, Who Is Now Facing Federal ChargesHigh-profile ADA attorney Scott Johnson, who has filed thousands of ADA lawsuits against businesses, is facing three federal counts of making and subscribing a false tax return.
Lawmakers Pushing To Regulate Trampoline Parks After Spike In ER Visits Lawmakers are pushing to regulate trampoline park following a 600% increase in emergency room visits over the past five years.
More LGBT Issues Loom As Justices Near Wedding Cake DecisionA flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the Supreme Court's highly anticipated decision in the case of a Colorado baker who would not create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
Costco Accused Of Selling Shrimp Fed By Slave LaborSan Francisco lawyers have filed a lawsuit against Costco, claiming that the retail giant sells shrimp produced by slave labor in Thailand.
Boy's Death From Infected Rat Spurs Suit Against PetcoThe death of a 10-year-old San Diego boy from a bacterial infection he reportedly got from his pet rat prompted his family to sue retailer Petco, saying they want to raise awareness among parents.
AP: Calif. Paid $182M Over Last 15 Years For Inmates' LawsuitsGov. Jerry Brown has begun aggressively challenging federal court oversight of California's prison system by highlighting what he says is a costly conflict of interest: The private law firms representing inmates and the judges' own hand-picked authorities benefit financially by keeping the cases alive.
Sports Writer Ian Thomsen Says The NBA Players And Owners Have Lost Touch With The Fans
Sam Amick Talks About The NBA Players' Move To Sue The NBA
Squeeze Inn Owner Asking Congress To Protect Businesses From Lawsuits
Man Making A Living Suing E-Mail SpammersDaniel Balsam hates spam. Most everybody does, of course. But he has acted on his hate as few have, going far beyond simply hitting the delete button. He sues them.