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NHTSA Awards $24.3M to Whistleblower, First in History

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced it will be paying out a whistleblower award to a former Hyundai safety engineer who reported an engine defect in 2016, which Hyundai failed to address, that was causing vehicles to seize up and even catch fire. NHTSA found that Korean car manufacturer Hyundai and its

2021-11-09T19:57:06+00:00November 9th, 2021|Whistleblower Law|

VIACOM (VIACA) SHAREHOLDERS: December 28, 2021 Filing Deadline in Class Action – Contact Lieff Cabraser

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (November 9, 2021) – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired shares of ViacomCBS Inc. (“Viacom” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:  VIACA) between March 22, 2021 and March 29, 2021, inclusive (the

2021-11-09T19:15:10+00:00November 9th, 2021|Securities Fraud|

TENCENT (TME) SHAREHOLDERS: December 27, 2021 Filing Deadline in Class Action – Contact Lieff Cabraser

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (November 9, 2021) – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired shares of Tencent Music Entertainment Group (“Tencent” or the “Company”) (NYSE: TME) between March 22, 2021 and March 29, 2021,

2021-11-09T19:20:34+00:00November 9th, 2021|Securities Fraud|

GAOTU (GOTU) SHAREHOLDERS: December 20, 2021 Filing Deadline in Class Action – Contact Lieff Cabraser

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (November 9, 2021) – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) of Gaotu Techedu Inc., formerly known as GSX Techedu Inc. (“Gaotu” or the “Company”) (NYSE:  GOTU),

2021-11-09T17:43:14+00:00November 9th, 2021|Securities Fraud|

Powerful Op-Ed by Former All-American NCAA Track Star: “The NCAA must do more to protect student-athletes from sexual abuse”

Fortune has published a moving opinion piece written by Williams College alumna Summer-Solstice Thomas, a former track and field co-captain, a 6-time All-American, and conference nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year 2020. Thomas writes that “it could have been me,” in detailing the allegations involved in the sexual abuse class action lawsuit against the NCAA

2021-11-05T19:51:36+00:00November 5th, 2021|Sexual Abuse|

U.S. News & Best Lawyers Honors Lieff Cabraser in 2022 Edition of ‘Best Law Firms’

U.S. News & Best Lawyers has announced its “Best Law Firm” rankings for 2022. The listings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes “the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms.” Lieff Cabraser’s Tier 1 rankings for 2022 are:

2021-11-05T00:01:32+00:00November 5th, 2021|Awards, Fires & Burn Injuries|

Steven E. Fineman Honored with 2021 Edward Brodsky Founders Award by Anti-Defamation League

We are proud to announce that at today’s 2021 ADL NY/NJ Legal Conference, Lieff Cabraser Managing Partner Steven E. Fineman was honored with the organization’s Edward Brodsky Founders Award. The award recognizes Steve’s enduring commitment to the ADL’s mission of stopping the defamation of the Jewish people, and securing justice and fair treatment to all.

2021-11-08T21:34:30+00:00November 4th, 2021|Awards, Firm News|

Insufficient Laws and Lax Enforcement Undermine Cruise Passengers’ Battle for COVID-19 Justice

A California family is among the many demanding that the cruise industry be held accountable for its mishandling of the deadly COVID-19 outbreaks onboard cruise ships last year. As reported by the Los Angeles Times, 73-year-old retired state park worker Lucio Gonzalez became ill and died within weeks after leaving a Grand Princess cruise ship operated

2021-11-04T16:11:08+00:00November 4th, 2021|Personal Injury|

Sarah London to Discuss Mass Tort and Class Action Lawsuit Approaches at Upcoming 60th Annual CAOC Convention

Lieff Cabraser partner Sarah R. London will be featured as a distinguished speaker at the 60th Annual Consumer Attorneys of California Convention taking place November 18-21, 2021, in San Francisco at The Palace Hotel. On day three of the conference (11/20), Sarah will speak during the MCLE session entitled “Navigating Through The Perils Of Class Actions And Mass Actions,”

2021-11-03T20:01:04+00:00November 3rd, 2021|Consumer Fraud, Firm News|

Settlement Distribution From Duke/UNC “No Poach” Employee Anticompetition Lawsuit Highlights Structural Inequities in Higher Education

In August 2021, the federal court approved a $19 million settlement on behalf of thousands of faculty members at UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging the two universities illegally colluded to avoid competing to hire professors and faculty members from each other, artificially suppressing salaries and employee mobility between the two

2021-11-02T21:36:40+00:00November 2nd, 2021|Antitrust, Employment Law|