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Fort Worth Federal Judge Dismisses Insurance Claim

A Fort Worth Federal Judge dismissed a lawsuit on October 11, 2018, wherein the claimant was suing his insurance company for it’s denial of a hail and windstorm damage claim.  The case is out of the Northern District of Texas, … Continue reading

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Black Employees Claim Tesla Can’t Control Widespread Racism

Tesla is coming under fire by some of its black workers, who’ve filed multiple lawsuits in an effort to purge the company what they said is widespread racism. According to the New York Times, many of the complaints originate in … Continue reading

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Rhode Island Court Bars Direct Claim Against Insurers of Alleged Tortfeasor

Edward O. Mazzaferro Jr. In a recent decision, the Rhode Island Superior Court ruled that claims brought against a dissolved entity’s insurers are barred pursuant to R.I. General Laws § 27-7-2.  This statute bars direct actions against insurers of alleged … Continue reading

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Cheezit, the food cops! 2d Circuit reinstates claim over "made with whole grain" where most grain content is white

Mantikas v. Kellogg Co., No. 17-2011 (2d Cir. Dec. 11, 2018)Plaintiffs bought Cheez-It crackers that were labeled “whole grain” or “made with whole grain.” They alleged violation of New York and California consumer protection laws because such labeling would cause … Continue reading

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U.S. Government Contracting: Avoid Expensive Pitfalls in Preparing Your Contract Disputes Act (CDA) Claim for Damages

Author:  Cheryl Adams, Esq.               You are a government contractor.  Something happened, and performance of your government contract just cost you more money.  Whatever it is, you’re pretty certain it was not your firm’s … Continue reading

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