Litigation

SEC Sues Crypto-Based Online Publisher, Alleging Unregistered Securities

The complaint, filed in the District of New Hampshire, targets a decentralized publishing platform called LBRY. The SEC alleges that LBRY Inc. sold millions of…

Ousted CEO Sues Parler And Rebekah Mercer

Former Parler CEO John Matze claims he was fired after he pushed for more content-filtering on the upstart social media platform, which had become a…

Legal Fallout From Supply Chain Disruption

The downside of just-in-time manufacturing has been laid bare by the Coivd-19 pandemic, and a post from Foley & Lardner looks at how supply chain…

The Democrats Who Want Congress To Overturn An Election

In the election for Representative from the Second Congressional District of Iowa, the Republican candidate was certified by state officials as the winner, by just…

New Life Predicted For Consumer Protection Agency

A TCPA defense blog looks at a recent policy statement from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and doesn’t like what it sees. “Unfortunately, it looks…

Alzheimer’s, Or Coverup For Massive Client Ripoff?

Celebrity plaintiff attorney Tom Garardi, who has been accused of running a Ponzi scheme at the expense of clients and litigation funders, is said to…

Walgreens Sued For Fueling Opioid Crisis In Arkansas

Arkansas’ Attorney General Leslie Rutledge filed suit on March 15 against Walgreens, claiming failure to report and prevent suspicious opioid purchases as required under the…

Top RICO Lawyer Hired To Go After Trump On Georgia Election Charges

The Georgia district attorney who is investigating Trump over alleged election interference has enlisted the help of John Floyd, a partner at the Bondurant Mixson…

Facebook Files Motions to Dismiss Antitrust Cases

On March 10, Facebook filed motions for dismissal of antitrust cases that were brought by The Federal Trade Commission and a group of state attorneys…

Law Firms Half A World Apart Come To Same Conclusion: Increasing Risk Of Climate Change Litigation

Recent posts from major law firms in the U.S., the UK and New Zealand issue similar warnings: Climate change litigation is a significant and growing…