Volkswagen’s legal problems jumped into overdrive this week. More than 175 class actions in 32 states have been filed over an emissions scandal that erupted last month.
- Judge Nixes 'E-Cigarettes Are Safer' Argument
- Former USDA Official Settles Defamation Suit Against Breitbart Estate
- Judge Won’t Recuse Over Law Clerk’s 'Regrettable' Text Messages
- Supreme Court Adds Employee Speech, Racketeering Cases to Docket
- Affirmative Action, Labor Unions, Voting: Conservative Pushback in New Term?
- Senate Plans to Unveil Deal on Criminal Justice Reform
Texas wants the U.S. Supreme Court to review an order that forces the state to pay more than $1 million in legal fees to groups that challenged the state’s redistricting plans.
A Washington federal judge calls his law clerk’s text messages to a lawyer in a pending case "regrettable" and "senseless." The justices on Thursday tacked on 13 more cases to this term's docket. Virginia carried out the execution of a convicted serial killer. This is a news roundup from ALM and other publications.
A Washington federal appeals court held Tuesday for the second time that a part of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's conflict mineral labeling rule violates the First Amendment.
A senior executive from Takata Corp. appeared before the Senate Commerce Committee on Tuesday to update lawmakers on the recall of nearly 34 million vehicles installed with the company's air bags.
Devious minds are devising ways to purloin private data and are figuring out how to best use it to their financial and, in some cases, political advantage. Here are some ways to keep at least a step or two ahead of the hackers.
Ken Feinberg is no stranger to difficult, emotionally charged tasks. Over the past 15 years the federal government has enlisted him to oversee the victim compensation funds set up after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, BP's Deep Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the General Motors' faulty-ignition-switch settlement. Feinberg, who turns 70 this month, was appointed this summer as special master to oversee the implementation of the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014.