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Federal Court says Evenflo must face ‘Big Kid’ booster seat safety litigation

The 1st Circuit Court of Appeal in Boston has revived class action litigation accusing Evenflo Company Inc of misleading consumers about the safety of side impacts and testing of its “Big Kid” vehicle booster seats. The Appeals Court ruled that a lower-court judge was wrong in concluding in January that consumers in the multidistrict litigation

2022-11-24T01:17:26+00:00November 23rd, 2022|Consumer Fraud|

ENVIVA INVESTORS: 1/3/23 Filing Deadline in Securities Class Action – Contact Lieff Cabraser

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (November 17, 2022) – National plaintiffs law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP recommends that Enviva Inc. (“Enviva” or the “Company”) investors who suffered losses from purchasing or otherwise acquiring Enviva securities (NYSE: EVA) between February 21, 2019 and October 11, 2022 contact our attorneys immediately regarding pending securities fraud

2022-11-17T21:04:10+00:00November 17th, 2022|Securities Fraud|

Lieff Cabraser & Burgess Law Offices announce employees file unfair labor practice charges against SpaceX for retaliatory firings

Former SpaceX employees have filed charges with the NLRB claiming that SpaceX unlawfully fired nine employees for working collectively to stop sexual harassment and gender discrimination. SAN FRANCISCO (November 17, 2022) — Eight former SpaceX employees filed unfair labor practice charges against the company on November 16, 2022. The charges allege that SpaceX violated the

2022-11-17T19:14:05+00:00November 17th, 2022|Employment Law|

Lexi Hazam Appointed Co-Lead Counsel for Plaintiffs in Teen/Youth Social Media Addiction MDL

On November 9, 2022, U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers of the Northern District of California issued an order naming Lieff Cabraser partner Lexi J. Hazam as Co-Lead Counsel for plaintiffs in the nationwide multidistrict teen/youth social media addiction litigation alleging that social media apps such as Facebook and TikTok cause addiction and mental health problems in young users,

2022-11-14T18:05:10+00:00November 11th, 2022|Personal Injury|

Steven Fineman Moderates Panel Discussion on the Importance of Litigating Against Antisemitism at the ADL’s Never is Now Summit 2022

On November 10, 2022, Lieff Cabraser managing partner Steven Fineman moderated the breakout session panel, “Securing Democracy: Taking Hate and Extremism to Court” at the Anti-Defamation League’s Never Is Now summit in New York City. Never Is Now is the world’s largest annual summit on antisemitism and hate.

2022-11-11T21:16:20+00:00November 11th, 2022|Firm News|

Judge Denies Motion to Dismiss in California Bail Bonds Antitrust Price-Fixing Class Action

As reported by Law360 (subscription), U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar for the Northern District of California has issued an order denying the latest motion by California bail bond industry players to dismiss claims from a class action lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to charge artificially high prices for bail bonds. The class action seeks damages for

2022-11-10T22:35:08+00:00November 10th, 2022|Antitrust|

North Carolina Attorney General Files Amicus Brief Urging Court to Move Forward With Antitrust Claims Against Mission Health

As reported by Law360 (subscription), on November 8, 2022, North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein filed an amicus brief urging a federal court to move forward with an antitrust class action against HCA Healthcare/Mission Health alleging the hospital giant is abusing its market power to prevent insurers from offering patients financial incentives to use lower cost

2022-11-10T02:58:36+00:00November 10th, 2022|Antitrust|

U.S. BANCORP INVESTORS: 12/27/22 Filing Deadline in Securities Class Action – Contact Lieff Cabraser

Lieff Cabraser recommends that U.S. Bancorp (or the “Company”) investors who suffered losses from purchasing or otherwise acquiring U.S. Bancorp securities (NYSE: USB) between August 1, 2019 and July 28, 2022 contact our attorneys immediately regarding pending securities fraud class action against U.S. Bancorp. The deadline to apply to be a lead plaintiff is December

2022-11-10T01:15:42+00:00November 10th, 2022|Securities Fraud|

The Recorder: Why San Francisco’s Opioid Bench Trial Was a Rare Experience for Lieff Cabraser’s Richard Heimann

The Recorder has published an in-depth piece on Lieff Cabraser partner Richard M. Heiman highlighting his recent hard-fought work successfully representing the City of San Francisco in a landmark opioid bench trial against Walgreens pharmacy for its role in the City’s current drug crisis. In August 2022, the Court in the bench trial found Walgreens liable for

2022-11-09T19:54:40+00:00November 9th, 2022|Firm News, Prescription Drug Injuries|

Lieff Cabraser to Host November 16 Event: Beyond #MeToo and Athletics: Where We Have Been and Where We Must Go

On November 16, 2022 from 5 to 7 pm, the Beyond #MeToo Working Group on Corporate Governance, Compliance, and Risk will hold a panel discussion in New York hosted by Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP on the topic of gender and sexual violence in sports and academia. “Beyond #MeToo and Athletics: Where We Have

2022-11-09T03:37:22+00:00November 9th, 2022|Sexual Abuse, Survivors|