Latest U.S. District Court Stories

2010-03-11 18:15:00

WILMINGTON, Del., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- A federal court jury today found that French Door refrigerators produced by LG Electronics do not infringe a Whirlpool Corporation patent for an ice storage bin located in the door, but found that some patent claims cover certain earlier-generation LG side-by-side refrigerators that LG is no longer making.

2010-02-18 07:01:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attorneys for Consumer Watchdog will appear in a federal court today to urge Judge Deny Chinn to reject the revised Google Books settlement because it remains anticompetitive and violates both U.S. and international law. The case in U.S.

2010-01-28 13:18:00

Open Book Alliance (OBA) Files Amicus Curiae with U.S. District Court in Southern District of NY Detailing Harm to Copyright Holders and Independent Markets SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.

2010-01-28 13:05:00

Brief Argues Books Settlement Continues Steal From Absent Class Members, Remains Anticompetitive WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-01-16 14:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to a motion filed by Monsanto in 2009, the U.S.

2009-12-30 09:26:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has affirmed a $10 million jury award in a U.S. District Court's landmark breach of confidentiality case. In that case, Markham, Ontario-based Multimatic, Inc.

2009-11-10 19:11:00

ONTARIO, Calif., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Ventures LLC announced today that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its opinion regarding the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Eagle Mountain Landfill Project and the associated federal land exchange.

2009-10-20 10:00:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. District Court in South Bend, Indiana, in an opinion released on Monday, October 19, 2009, denied attempts by U.S. Steel to dismiss a lawsuit by over 600 current and former employees charging non-payment of overtime.