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EPA Sued by Natural Defense Council Over Enlist Duo

EPA Sued by Natural Defense Council Over Enlist Duo

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was sued by the Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC) over the approval of Enlist Duo, a Dow AgroScience product. The lawsuit was filed soon after the EPA approved the weed control product. The NRDC contends Enlist Duo will further deplete the monarch butterfly population and it is also a risk […]

Arab Bank Rejects Its Liability for Terrorism

Arab Bank Rejects Its Liability for Terrorism

After a jury trial in the United States (U.S.) last month declared Jordan-based Arab Bank liable for Hamas attacks that victimized Americans, the $46.4 billion institution has now legally moved for a more favorable judgment, saying the verdict in U.S. Federal Court was the result of legal and factual errors. The trial was brought by […]

Red Bull Does Not Give Wings, Apparently – Claim Refund

Red Bull Does Not Give Wings, Apparently – Claim Refund

Makers of the energy drink Red Bull have agreed to settle a class action lawsuit filed against them because, despite claims made in their famous television ad campaign, Red Bull apparently does not give someone wings. Austrian-based Red Bull GmbH, who produce the world’s number one energy drink, have approved a $13 million settlement with […]

Publisher Ellora’s Cave Suing ‘Dear Author’ Blog

Publisher Ellora’s Cave Suing ‘Dear Author’ Blog

Erotic romance publisher Ellora’s Cave is suing the Dear Author blog for alleged defamation. Ellora’s Cave is bringing the suit against the blog and its proprietor over comments made in a recent post regarding the alleged latest troubles within the company. In the suit, the publishing house is seeking monetary compensation of a minimum $25,000, […]

Arias Trial: A $2.5M Price Tag [Video]

Arias Trial: A $2.5M Price Tag [Video]

In the first day of the new Arias trial, 300 potential jurors reported to the courthouse and half have already been dismissed, as questioning highlighted their inability to be impartial in this case. Defense costs for the legal team assigned to Arias have already tagged Arizona taxpayers for more than $2.5 million and, as the new penalty trial begins, the […]

Lindsay Lohan Legal Rights of Publicity in New York Over GTA V Case

Lindsay Lohan Legal Rights of Publicity in New York Over GTA V Case

On Wednesday July 2, 2014 Lindsay Lohan turned 28 years old and also decided to bring up a legal suit against the creators of Grand Theft Auto Five (GTA V) in New York City over her right to publicity. The actress is claiming that Take-Two Interactive and their subsidiary Rockstar, both of which are based […]

Halle Berry Ordered to Pay Child Support to Her ‘Baby Daddy’

Halle Berry Ordered to Pay Child Support to Her ‘Baby Daddy’

Actress Halle Berry is being forced to dig deep into her pockets and pay up more that $200,000 a year in child support to her ex-partner, the former Calvin Klein model, Gabriel Aubry. Berry and Aubrey, who never married, share a six-year-old daughter named Nahla and a Los Angeles court  is ordering the actress to pay Gabriel […]

Seattle Police Sue Over Use of Force Limits

Seattle Police Sue Over Use of Force Limits

Seattle police are now suing over use of force limits. Seattle, in response to federal accusations of excessive force made against the police department enacted legislation passed in January that was meant to define what an officer could or could not do when having to apply force during the course of an arrest. Seattle officers […]

Baby Dies After Solitary Confinement Inmate Was Forced to Give Birth Alone

Baby Dies After Solitary Confinement Inmate Was Forced to Give Birth Alone

A Texas woman is suing Wichita County for the alleged mistreatment she received while incarcerated. Nicole Guerrero alleges her baby died after she was forced to deliver the newborn alone while in solitary confinement. The inmate claims employees at the Wichita County Prison ignored her repeated requests for medical attention and signs of labor;  instead […]

Roseanne Barr Sued by Zimmermans Over Tweet

Roseanne Barr Sued by Zimmermans Over Tweet

Comedienne turned coconut farmer, Roseanne Barr, is being sued by George Zimmerman’s parents, Robert and Gladys over a Tweet. The lawsuit stems from a message Barr sent out on Twitter, then deleted, around the time their son shot and killed Trayvon Martin. In March, 2012, after Zimmerman fatally shot the unarmed 17-year-old in Sanford, Florida, […]

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