Tag Archives: Actions

Shedding Unwanted Pounds and Class Actions: Jenny Craig Settles TCPA Suit for $3 Million

Last month, a Florida district court granted preliminary approval of a $3 million class action settlement brought on behalf of recipients of unwanted Jenny Craig marketing text messages. The lead plaintiff, Zoey Bloom, alleges in her complaint that Jenny Craig … Continue reading

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Imperiled Treasures: How Recent Supreme Court Decisions and Agency Actions Have Endangered Southwest

New report from the National Wildlife Federation: “For thirty years the federal Clean Water Act broadly protected waters in the nation and across the Southwest. It sought, with a great deal of success, to safeguard important waters from pollution and… … Continue reading

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Damages in Tort Actions

  Working on a personal injury, wrongful death, or property damage case? Take a look at Damages in Tort Actions, available on the LexisNexis Digital Library.This 11 volume treatise is broken into 15 parts which examine many aspects of tort … Continue reading

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Greene & O'Brien Deliver Requiem for Workers' Class Actions

Stephanie Greene and Christine O'Brien (both Boston College-Management) have just posted on SSRN their article (forthcoming Stanford J. Civil Rights & Civil Liberties) Epic Backslide: The Supreme Court Endorses Mandatory Individual Arbitration Agreements, #Timesup on Workers' Rights. Here's the abstract:… … Continue reading

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Actions Needed to Improve National Nuclear Security Administration Contract Document Management

Management Report: Actions Needed to Improve National Nuclear Security Administration Contract Document Management. GAO-18-246R: Published: Aug 1, 2018. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 2018. “The National Nuclear Security Administration spent over $11 billion in 2016 on management and operating contracts at … Continue reading

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