All posts tagged "lawsuits"
Appeals Court: Uber Drivers Must Resolve Claims Individually
SAN FRANCISCO – In a victory for Uber, a federal appeals court said Wednesday drivers for the most part have to resolve claims against the company individually and not through a class action lawsuit. The ruling by...
- Posted September 7, 2016
UPR’s Trustee Files Lawsuit Claiming University Diverted Debt Payment
SAN JUAN – U.S. Bank Trust National Association, the trustee of the University of Puerto Rico, has sued the academic institution for diverting pledged revenue from Pell Grants and student tuition for other uses rather than toward paying its...
- Posted August 19, 2016
Judge Rejects $100M Settlement in Key Case with Uber Drivers
SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has rejected a legal settlement that would have divided up to $100 million among about 380,000 Uber drivers to resolve claims the ride-hailing service has been exploiting them by treating them...
- Posted August 19, 2016
Terminix offers $87M settlement to injured Delaware family
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The parent company of pest-control giant Terminix has reached a tentative agreement to pay $87 million to a Delaware family injured by exposure to a banned pesticide during a Caribbean vacation. Citing information from...
- Posted August 1, 2016
$15 Billion Volkswagen Emissions Deal Clears 1st Hurdle
SAN FRANCISCO – A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal cleared a key hurdle Tuesday, with a federal judge giving preliminary approval to a deal that includes an option for owners to have the carmaker...
- Posted July 26, 2016
Airbnb Sues Hometown San Francisco over Rental Regulation
Argues it's not responsible for making sure hosts follow city rules
- Posted July 24, 2016
San Juan Mayor Files Request for an Injunction Against CDC Over Insecticide Spraying
Agriculture Department went to court to order Amerijet International to turn in information about Naled delivery
- Posted July 22, 2016
Israel Group: Families Sue Facebook over Palestinian Attacks
Filed a $1 billion lawsuit, claiming network is providing a platform for militants
- Posted July 11, 2016
Federal Judge Declines Commonwealth’s Lawsuit Stay Requests
SAN JUAN – U.S. District Court Judge Francisco Besosa declined Friday notices of Automatic Stay filed by the commonwealth to freeze lawsuits filed by a bondholders group and three firms to invalidate the Puerto Rico Emergency Moratorium...
- Posted July 8, 2016
Investors Sue Government to Paralyze Moratorium Act
SAN JUAN – A group of individuals and corporation owners holding $100 million worth of Government Development Bank (GDB) and Puerto Rico Public Finance Corp. (Prifa) bonds are challenging the constitutionality of the Puerto Rico Emergency Moratorium...
- Posted July 5, 2016