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2013-06-10 23:03:32

The firm is currently offering vaginal mesh lawsuit evaluations to women who allege they sustained injuries from vaginal mesh implants. (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, which accepts clients in vaginal mesh cases, notes that Judge Joseph Goodwin on June 4 denied vaginal mesh manufacturer C.R. Bard´s motion for partial summary judgment of four plaintiffs´ punitive damages claims, according to court documents in MDL No. 2187, U.S. District Court for the Southern...

2011-01-21 08:00:00

Court Dismisses Yangaroo Counterclaims in Defamation Case VANCOUVER, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ - Destiny Media Technologies,  Inc. (DSY-TSX, DSNY-OTCBB), is pleased to announce progress in its lawsuit against Yangaroo, John Heaven and Clifford Hunt filed May 4, 2007.  Destiny had claimed CDN$25,000,000 in damages for defamation and injurious falsehood, breaches of the Trademarks Act and Competition Act, and interfering with Destiny's economic interests. Yangaroo had filed a...

2010-01-05 15:57:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ATA today filed its final response brief seeking summary judgment in certain aspects of its challenge to the Port of Los Angeles Concession Plan mechanism. Summary judgment is a procedural device that allows a court to decide some or all of the legal issues involved in a case prior to trial if there is no legitimate dispute as to the material facts surrounding those issues. Among other things, ATA is asking the U.S. District Court to find...

2009-06-26 13:31:00

Wrongful firing led to doctor's claims of slander, breach of contract DALLAS, June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dallas doctor who won an $8.6 million judgment against his employer two years ago won again Thursday, when an appellate court affirmed the judgment in his favor. The Court of Appeals for the Fifth District of Texas at Dallas found in favor of Dr. Neal Fisher following a 2007 judgment against Pinnacle Anesthesia Consultants, P.A., which provides obstetric anesthesiology services to Dallas...

2009-06-26 11:35:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On June 25, 2009 Judge Fallin of the Louisiana Second Judicial District Court for the Parish of Bienville signed an order granting Pardee's and El Paso's motions for summary judgment in the Kings Dome case thereby dismissing the matter and ruling as a matter of law that Pardee's mineral servitude had been maintained by good faith operations. The Indigo and Crabapple plaintiffs can appeal this decision to the Louisiana Second Circuit Court of...

2008-07-25 09:01:12

WALTHAM, Mass., July 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen Inc., the leading manufacturer of small natural gas-driven cogeneration modules, announced it has filed a motion for summary judgment in a pending suit filed in the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts against Aegis Energy Services, Inc. and Aegenco, Inc. (together, Aegis Energy). This motion requests that the court grant Tecogen summary judgment on every counterclaim Aegis Energy has filed against Tecogen in the lawsuit. "Tecogen believes we...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'