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Harassment case in Oxnard 'was about dignity,' attorney says
Ventura County StarDecember 1, 2011

The settlement, filed Monday, requires Cyma to assign an equal employment opportunity coordinator to ensure the staff is trained to prevent future harassment, discrimination and retaliation. EEOC lawyer Anna Park commended Cyma for making changes. ...more »

Md. health secy. announces corrective steps after agency had to return unspent ...
Washington PostDecember 1, 2011

Health Secretary Joshua Sharfstein told members of the Senate Finance and Budget and Taxation committees he was shocked to hear of such a large expected surplus at the agency that supports services such as residential care, employment, day programs and ...more »

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Planning board faces litigation over Wilton-New Canaan property split [The ...
Insurance News Net (press release)December 5, 2011

The Planning and Zoning Commission discussed the litigation in executive session Monday, and Nerney expects the board to again discuss it in executive session at its next meeting. "I will say that a person, as part of the process, has the ability to ...more »

General Civil Litigation
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Labaton Sucharow LLP Announces New Settlement In In re Air Cargo Shipping ...
MarketWatch (press release)December 9, 2011

Labaton Sucharow LLP, with offices in New York, New York and Wilmington, Delaware, is one of the country's premier law firms representing institutional investors in class action and complex securities litigation, as well as consumers and businesses in ...more »

Business & Commercial Litigation
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Bayer Withheld Yasmin Data From US, Former FDA Head Says
BusinessWeekDecember 5, 2011

Rose Talarico, a US-based spokeswoman for Bayer, said the company doesn't comment on ongoing lawsuits. “We have nothing further to add as these are matters of litigation,” she said in an e-mailed statement. “We expect them to be addressed further at ...more »

Securities Litigation/Broker Misconduct
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Pomerantz Law Firm Has Filed a Class Action Against Pain Therapeutics -- PTIE
MarketWatch (press release)December 2, 2011

This class action is brought under Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, 15 USC Sections 78j(b) and 78t(a); and SEC Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the SEC, 17 CFR Section 240.10b-5. If you are a shareholder who ...more »

Is The Occupy Movement a Ploy to Launch Martial Law?
Student Operated PressDecember 7, 2011

Martial law has also been imposed in the past during civil conflicts and in cases of occupations. Does the Occupy Wall Street Movement qualify? Article 1, Section 9 of the US Constitution states, "The Privilege of the Writ of Habeas Corpus shall not be ...more »


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