Remembering the Legacy of RBG

Some remember her as a lobbyist, and some might remember her as a feminist icon. However, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, or “RBG” will certainly be remembered as a champ of equal rights. She made it her life’s work to make certain … Continue reading

Johnson & Johnson Adds $1B to Opioid Settlement

Johnson & Johnson announced on Tuesday that it is adding $1 billion to its contribution to the all-in settlement deal struck last year that would resolve opioid lawsuits against the company.  The settlement is part of the $48 billion framework that four states announced … Continue reading

Settlement Reached in West Virginia VA Hospital Deaths

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Tentative settlements have been reached in several civil lawsuits filed on behalf of the families of veterans who died at a West Virginia hospital where a former nursing assistant admitted to intentionally killing seven people with … Continue reading

DOJ Announced $1.2M Settlement in Police Discrimination Case

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Justice has announced the settlement of a civil rights lawsuit involving a former Pocomoke City Police chief and two others The DOJ says the $1.2 million settlement was reached last week with the … Continue reading

$411M Settlement from Single-Truck Company Following 45 Vehicle Pileup

A Florida jury handed down a massive multi-million dollar verdict following a 2018 crash that left a motorcyclist severely injured. On Friday, October 2, a jury in Florida’s Second Circuit Court returned a $411,726,608 verdict for Duane Washington, 42, in … Continue reading

Mom Reaches $7.5M Settlement in Son’s Golf Cart Crash Death

SANTA ANA, Calif. (CNS)—The mother of an autistic 15-year-old boy killed in a golf cart crash on a school campus last year reached a $7.5 million settlement with the Orange Unified School District, the family’s attorneys announced Oct. 2. Micaela Sanchez Corona … Continue reading

DOJ Reached $46M Settlement with 5Dimes for Illegal Sports Betting

5Dimes and the U.S. Department of Justice reached a $46.8 million settlement of an investigation into illegal US sports betting operations, as well as money laundering and wire fraud. The company announced an intent to enter the US sports betting market following the deal, although state regulators likely will balk at the … Continue reading

Texas Hospital and Ex-Managers Pay $16.4M in False Claims Settlement

Lakeway (Texas) Regional Medical Center and its former managers agreed to pay more than $16.4 million to resolve two separate False Claims Act lawsuits, the U.S. Justice Department said Sept. 28.  The medical center will pay $13.6 million and co-defendants will … Continue reading

Understanding Natural Disaster Assistance Litigation Against Insurance Firms

What occurs in the aftermath of a disastrous tornado? All-natural catastrophes normally include seven main events. These events are: landslides, volcanic eruptions, twisters, lightning, tsunamis, hurricanes as well as quakes. While natural catastrophes are taken into consideration “an act of … Continue reading

Mike Tyson Agreed to $8M Settlement to Fan He Assaulted

In his prime, Mike Tyson was known for being one of the most dominant boxers of all time. He was a generous person who gave away over a dozen cars and took his friends on yacht trips around the world, but he had another side as … Continue reading