The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence has sued several online businesses for selling ammunition and other equipment to James Holmes, charged with fatally shooting 12 people and injuring dozens more at a Colorado movie theater.
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- SEC Plans to Play Insider-Trading Cases on Home Court
- Grant Pays Lawyers to Represent Undocumented Children
- Holder Touts Bigger Payouts For Whistleblowers
- GM Seeks To Block Deposition of Former In-House Attorney
The Bar Association of the District of Columbia is urging the Senate to vote on a D.C. Superior Court nominee who was picked for the bench more than a year ago.
Former Assistant Attorney General Virginia Seitz is returning to Sidley Austin as a partner in the firm’s U.S. Supreme Court and appellate practice in Washington, the firm announced on Thursday.
In the first appellate challenge to a new regulatory path for creating generic versions of biologic medicines derived from living organisms, advocates for Sandoz Inc. and Amgen Inc. on Wednesday faced tough questions from a three-judge panel at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
A Popeye’s Chicken franchisee that allegedly refused to hire a man because he was HIV-positive settled disability discrimination charges with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, agreeing to pay $25,000. Cases alleging HIV bias are a small portion of the EEOC’s docket, yielding generally modest settlements, but the litigation is meant to send a message.
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Two drugmakers say that the city of Chicago wants to release materials it gathered from its investigation of opioid painkillers in order to try its case in the media, not to comply with Illinois’ Freedom of Information Act.
Home Depot USA Inc. cannot sink a class action aimed at the company over allegations of defective outdoor railings simply by arguing it does not keep records of individual customers, a Kansas federal judge decided in certifying the class.