GM Defect Claims Falling Flat

When General Motors Co. first announced last summer that it would fully compensate victims of its ignition-switch defect, plaintiffs lawyers feared that many people would be left out. They might be right.

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  • SEC Defends Administrative Proceedings as ‘Eminently Proper’

    By Jenna Greene

    A top U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission lawyer on Friday defended the agency’s increased use of administrative proceedings in the face of critics who question the integrity of the forum.

  • Fuel Group To Sue EPA Over Ethanol Standards

    By Jenna Greene

    The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers on Friday filed a notice of intent to sue the Environmental Protection Agency for failing to issue a critical standard that sets the amount of ethanol and other renewable fuels to be blended into the gasoline supply.

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  • Two Claims Tossed Against Costco Over Food Labels

    By Laura Castro

    A California federal judge has dismissed two claims in a proposed class action alleging that Costco Wholesale Corp. misled consumers by mislabeling products in its Kirkland Signature food line.

  • Turtles Prevail in Sirius XM Radio Lawsuit

    By Laura Castro

    A New York federal judge has rejected Sirius XM Radio's motion for summary judgment in a class action lawsuit, finding members of the 1960s band the Turtles have exclusive performing rights to their recordings under New York State law.

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