Boeing Pays $2.5B to Settle Charges Tied to the 737 MAX Crashes

Boeing has agreed to pay just over $2.5 billion to resolve a federal charge of “criminal misconduct” for how its employees misled regulatory officials during certification of the 737 MAX, the Department of Justice announced Thursday. Of that amount, only … Continue reading

Texas Attorney General Seeks $43M in Google Antitrust Lawsuit

The mass exodus of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s top staff over accusations of bribery against their former boss has left Paxton seeking $43 million in public funds to replace some of them with outside lawyers to lead a high-profile … Continue reading

Class Action Lawsuit Checklist: Do You Have a Claim?

What is a Class Action Lawsuit? A class action is a lawsuit where a large number of potential plaintiffs have experienced the same or similar harm. These individuals, known as a “class” file a civil lawsuit against one or several … Continue reading

Home Depot Settled Lead Paint Violations for $20M

Home Depot has reached a settlement with two federal agencies, agreeing to pay a $20 million fine because its contractors failed to properly handle lead paint in customers’ homes. The fine is the largest proposed penalty in United States history … Continue reading

Fremont County Agrees to $2.4M Settlement in Unlawful Arrest Case

DENVER (KDVR) — Fremont County paid Carolyn O’Neal the sum of $2.4 million in a settlement from a case dating back to May 2016. In May 2014, Fremont County Sheriff’s Office deputies allegedly dragged O’Neal from the homeless transitional housing … Continue reading

Robinhood Agrees to Pay $65M to Settle SEC Trading Allegations

Robinhood Markets has agreed to pay $65 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission allegations that the broker failed to properly inform clients that it sold their stock orders to high-frequency traders and other financial firms. Robinhood, known for its … Continue reading

Preliminary Approval of $23.1M Settlement Involving Former Patients of CAMC

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Kanawha County Circuit Judge Jennifer Bailey has given preliminary approval to a $23.1 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit involving former patients at CAMC who were treated by Doctor Steven Matulis. Bailey, who has scheduled a final hearing … Continue reading

What Qualifies as a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Personal injury lawsuits are legal conflicts that happen when a single person experiences injury from either an injury or an accident, and another person might be held legally responsible for that damage. Personal injury claims involve two primary concerns: liability … Continue reading

PDL BioPharma Announces $51.4M Capital Provision Agreement with Epps Investments

RENO, Nev., Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PDL BioPharma, Inc. (“PDL” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: PDLI) announces it has entered into a Capital Provision Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Epps Investments LLC (“Epps”). Under the terms of the Agreement, Epps will pay PDL $51,391,184 no … Continue reading

GE Reaches $200M Settlement with SEC Over Financial Disclosure Problems

General Electric Company GE shares are up 85% in the past three months, and the company can finally put at least one of its lingering problems to bed. What Happened? On Wednesday, GE agreed to a $200 million settlement with the SEC related to … Continue reading