About LieffCabraser

"One of the nation's premier plaintiffs firms," Lieff Cabraser has 120 lawyers in San Francisco, New York, Nashville, and Munich. We have a widely diversified practice successfully representing plaintiffs in the fields of personal injury and mass torts, securities and financial fraud, employment discrimination and unlawful employment practices, product defect, consumer protection, antitrust, environmental and toxic exposures, False Claims Act, digital privacy and data security, and civil and human rights. Our clients include individuals, classes and groups of people, businesses, and public and private entities.

Seven Lieff Cabraser Partners Named to 2023 “Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America”

On January 13, 2023, Lawdragon legal media announced its 500 Leading Lawyers in America for 2023, a list which includes Lieff Cabraser partners Kelly M. Dermody, Eric B. Fastiff, Brendan Glackin, Steven E. Fineman, Lexi Hazam, Annika K. Martin and Robert J. Nelson. Lieff Cabraser partners Elizabeth Cabraser and Richard Heimann are also included in this year’s list as Lawdragon 500

2023-01-13T22:56:15+00:00January 13th, 2023|Awards, Blog|

Judge Denies Motions to Dismiss in Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Sexual Abuse Class Action Lawsuit

As reported in Law360, Law.com, and Courthouse News, on January 11, 2023, Judge Anita B. Brody of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania issued an order denying multiple motions by defendants’ seeking to dismiss the class action lawsuit brought by Lieff Cabraser and co-counsel against The Devereux

2023-01-18T03:09:14+00:00January 13th, 2023|Blog, Sexual Abuse|

FTC Proposes Rule Banning Noncompete Clauses in Employment Contracts

Advocates say noncompete agreements hurt workers, limit competition, and stifle development On January 5, 2023, by a 3-1 vote, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposed regulations that would ban U.S. employers from using noncompete clauses in employment contracts. The sweeping new rule is intended to make it easier for workers to switch jobs and to

2023-01-09T21:05:41+00:00January 9th, 2023|Antitrust, Blog, Employment Law|

College Baseball Players Claims Can Move Forward in Sex Bias Suit Against USF

As reported in Law360, plaintiffs represented by Lieff Cabraser and co-counsel have defeated the University of San Francisco’s attempts to get ex-college baseball players’ claims thrown out of the federal class action lawsuit alleging USF coaches Anthony Giarratano and Troy Nakamura created an intolerable sexualized environment for the team over the course of 22 years, and

2023-01-06T23:25:43+00:00January 6th, 2023|Blog, Sexual Abuse|

Consumer Class Action Over Evenflo Child Car Seats to Move Forward

On Wednesday, January 3, 2023, The 1st Circuit Court of Appeal in Boston declined to rehear its November 23rd decision reviving the multidistrict litigation accusing Evenflo Company Inc of misleading consumers about the safety of its “Big Kid” vehicle booster seats. As reported by The Recorder, the decision affirming plaintiffs’ case comes after Evenflo petitioned

2023-01-05T18:20:04+00:00January 5th, 2023|Blog, Consumer Fraud|

YUGA NFTs and APECOIN INVESTORS: February 7, 2023 Filing Deadline in Securities Class Action – Contact Lieff Cabraser

SAN FRANCISCO, CA / BUSINESSWIRE / December 21, 2022 / National plaintiffs law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP recommends that Yuga Labs, Inc. (“Yuga” or the “Company”) investors who suffered losses from purchasing Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs, ApeCoins, and virtual land in the Otherside metaverse between April 23, 2021 and December 8, 2022 contact

2022-12-22T17:43:04+00:00December 21st, 2022|Securities Fraud|

Mark Chalos Appointed to Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in Exactech Knee, Hip, & Ankle Polyethylene Orthopedic Products Liability MDL

On December 14, 2022, U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis of the Eastern District of New York issued an order appointing Lieff Cabraser Nashville Office Managing Partner Mark P. Chalos to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in multidistrict litigation against Exactech accusing the company of the manufacture and sale of defective knee, hip and ankle replacement systems that have

2022-12-20T02:03:11+00:00December 19th, 2022|Personal Injury|