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Litigation Powerhouse Cutting Back On Contingency WorkJudge Allows 3-Month Trial Delay Over Litigation Funding IssuesEQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Insys Therapeutics, Inc ...EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Wins Finance Holdings ...Chicago law firms' tiff escalates to litigationSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Wins Finance ...PTO Litigation Report – April 6, 2017PTO Litigation Report – April 5, 2017IP practice, patent litigation essential for big firmsSeattle's landmark Uber union law temporarily blocked by federal judgeIowa teachers union files lawsuit over collective bargaining lawIowa teachers union files lawsuit over collective bargaining lawPTO Litigation Report – April 4, 2017RM LAW Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against BofI Holding, Inc.Union files 2nd lawsuit over Iowa collective bargaining law

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Seattle's landmark Uber union law temporarily blocked by federal judge
GeekWireApril 5, 2017

“We're pleased that Judge Lasnik acknowledged that Seattle's unprecedented attempt to permit independent contractors to unionize raises serious legal questions,” said Lily Fu Claffee, executive vice president of the U.S. Chamber's Litigation Center.more »

Iowa teachers union files lawsuit over collective bargaining law
Raw StoryApril 4, 2017

An Iowa law limiting collective bargaining rights for public workers is unconstitutional, the state's largest teachers union argued in a lawsuit filed on Tuesday. Three provisions of the measure, signed by Republican Governor Terry Branstad in February ...more »

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Litigation Powerhouse Cutting Back On Contingency Work
Above the LawApril 6, 2017

Stephen Susman, the founding partner of litigation powerhouse firm Susman Godfrey, commenting on some of the reasons why his firm has decided to reduce the amount of contingency-fee work it does in favor of representing oil and gas industry clients on ...more »

Judge Allows 3-Month Trial Delay Over Litigation Funding Issues
Law.com (subscription)April 6, 2017

It's not something that case law is going to resolve,” Donato said before continuing Telesocial v. Orange's trial date from April 10 to July 5. San Francisco app maker Telesocial Inc. has been scrambling to find new financial backing since its ...more »

EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Insys Therapeutics, Inc ...
Yahoo FinanceApril 6, 2017

NEW YORK, April 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of Insys Therapeutics, Inc. securities (INSY) from February 23, 2016 through March 15 ...more »

EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Wins Finance Holdings ...
Yahoo FinanceApril 6, 2017

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of Wins Finance Holdings Inc. securities (WINS) from October 29, 2015 through March 29, 2017, inclusive (the “Class Period”). The ...more »

Chicago law firms' tiff escalates to litigation
The Global Legal PostApril 6, 2017

Chicago law firms' tiff escalates to litigation. Two Chicago law firms are taking each other on after litigation boutique Johnson & Bell sued Edelson, a specialist in privacy and technology class actions for defamation, after claims it had inadequate ...more »

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Wins Finance ...
Business Wire (press release)April 6, 2017

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Wins Finance Holdings Inc. (“Wins Finance” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WINS). Investors who ...more »

PTO Litigation Report – April 6, 2017
The National Law ReviewApril 5, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM). Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted. This listing is ...more »

PTO Litigation Report – April 5, 2017
The National Law ReviewApril 5, 2017

Listed below are all new filings before the PTAB of petitions for inter partes review (IPR) and covered business methods review (CBM). Since the last report, no new requests for ex parte reexamination at the USPTO have been posted. This listing is ...more »

IP practice, patent litigation essential for big firms
Buffalo Business FirstApril 5, 2017

“That has both its challenges and opportunities,” said Simpson, who teaches patent law at the University at Buffalo School of Law. “Being one of only two partners in a small firm, I only need to get one OK if we want to do something out of the ordinary ...more »

Seattle's landmark Uber union law temporarily blocked by federal judge
GeekWireApril 5, 2017

“We're pleased that Judge Lasnik acknowledged that Seattle's unprecedented attempt to permit independent contractors to unionize raises serious legal questions,” said Lily Fu Claffee, executive vice president of the U.S. Chamber's Litigation Center.more »

Iowa teachers union files lawsuit over collective bargaining law
Raw StoryApril 4, 2017

An Iowa law limiting collective bargaining rights for public workers is unconstitutional, the state's largest teachers union argued in a lawsuit filed on Tuesday. Three provisions of the measure, signed by Republican Governor Terry Branstad in February ...more »

Iowa teachers union files lawsuit over collective bargaining law
Raw StoryApril 4, 2017

An Iowa law limiting collective bargaining rights for public workers is unconstitutional, the state's largest teachers union argued in a lawsuit filed on Tuesday. Three provisions of the measure, signed by Republican Governor Terry Branstad in February ...more »

PTO Litigation Report – April 4, 2017
The National Law ReviewApril 4, 2017

Some states have laws and ethical rules regarding solicitation and advertisement practices by attorneys and/or other professionals. The National Law Review is not a law firm nor is www.NatLawReview.com intended to be a referral service for attorneys ...more »

RM LAW Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against BofI Holding, Inc.
PR Newswire (press release)April 4, 2017

BERWYN, Pa., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in United States District Court for the Southern District of California on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased BofI Holding, Inc ...more »

Union files 2nd lawsuit over Iowa collective bargaining law
Wichita EagleApril 4, 2017

Iowa's new law that eliminated most collective bargaining rights for public workers creates an unconstitutional system for educators, the state's largest teachers union said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday. The announcement by the Iowa State Education ...more »

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