Latest U.S. District Court Stories

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.

2009-08-14 16:01:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A pipeline company and two of its former operating firms will jointly pay a civil penalty of $3.65 million to resolve violations of the Clean Water Act resulting from anhydrous ammonia spills in Nebraska and Kansas, the Justice Department and U.S.

2009-08-04 12:41:00

Company Agrees to Penalty after Being Found Liable for 234 Violations WASHINGTON, Aug.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.