All posts tagged "lawsuits"
UBS Ordered to Pay $1.45M to Puerto Rico Investor in Bond Case
SAN JUAN – According to a Thursday night ruling by a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) arbitration panel in San Juan, UBS Financial Services and UBS Financial Services of Puerto Rico must pay at least $1.45 million...
- Posted February 19, 2016
Uber to Pay $28.5M to Settle Safety Ad Lawsuits
SAN FRANCISCO – Uber says it will pay $28.5 million to settle two lawsuits that said the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees. The company on Thursday told a federal judge in San...
- Posted February 11, 2016
Former Workers Sue Disney, Consulting Companies Over Layoffs
TAMPA, Fla. – Two former technology employees at Walt Disney World in Florida are suing Disney and the outsourcing companies they say colluded to break the law and replace workers with cheaper immigrant labor. Representing both former...
- Posted January 26, 2016
Families of 10 sailors aboard El Faro Settle Claims
JACKSONVILLE, Fla – The families of ten sailors aboard a cargo ship that sank in a hurricane last year have settled claims with the vessel’s owner. The Florida Times-Union reports (http://bit.ly/1Qwxr8W ) that each of the families...
- Posted January 25, 2016
After Delays, Capeco Civil Suit Slated to Start This Year
The civil lawsuit for damages that resulted from the 2009 explosion at Caribbean Petroleum Corp. (Capeco) is set to start Feb. 1 in federal court as a limitation of liability (LOL) proceeding that will be decided by a judge and not a jury....
- Posted January 15, 2016
Puerto Rico Gov’t Sued by 2 Insurers Over ‘Illegal’ Clawbacks
SAN JUAN — Two Puerto Rico bond insurers, Ambac Assurance Corp. and Assured Guaranty, announced Thursday, Jan. 7, they had filed suit against the commonwealth for redirecting pledged revenues, known as “clawbacks,” to pay constitutionally guaranteed debt...
- Posted January 8, 2016