NRA seeks cover from NY lawsuit via Texas bankruptcy filing
The nation’s biggest pro-gun group said it will restructure as a Texas nonprofit “to exit what it believes is a corrupt political and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump administration sued over Georgia health plan
 A federal lawsuit says Georgia’s plan to overhaul how state residents buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act would “tear a hole” in the ACA (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Parler sues Amazon for terminating hosting services in a discriminatory, monopolistic fashion
(Natural News) Social media platform Parler filed a lawsuit on Monday, Jan. 11, against Amazon in Washington State, claiming that the Seattle-based tech giant violated their contract. The suit was filed in response to the suspension of Parler’s account from Amazon Web Services, which effectively shut down the service from the internet. Parler asked a judge to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHL joins nearly all other professional sports organizations in conservative purge
(Natural News) An employee of Private Jet Services, which provides private transit services to the National Hockey League (NHL), was fired from his position after the company learned that he had previously worked with the Donald Trump campaign. Despite being threatened with a lawsuit by his former employer for spilling the beans, Dawson Buchanan bravely... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Amazon Court Filing Slams Parler For Posts Inciting, Planning “Rape, Torture And Assassination Of Public Officials, Private Citizens”
Amazon has called a lawsuit by Parler “meritless” and the facts “unequivocal” in a case that pits the conservative social media platform... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are COVID-19 Swab Samples a Threat to Your DNA Privacy? Are COVID-19 Swab Samples a Threat to Your DNA Privacy?
Bioethicist Art Caplan discusses a lawsuit regarding DNA samples used for COVID-19 testing.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - January 13, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Paul Woods suing LHSC for $2.5 million, claiming wrongful dismissal
Paul Woods, who was fired on Monday as president and CEO of London Health Sciences Centre, has filed a $2.5 million lawsuit against LHSC, claiming he was dismissed in bad faith and that he notified board chair Amy Walby about his travel to the United States since March last year, first notifying her in June, then twice afterward.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/London Source Type: news

L.A. school board authorizes lawsuits over governor's budget plan, meal-program costs
The L.A. school board on Tuesday authorized litigation against Gov. Newsom's plan to reopen schools and separate litigation to recover the costs of providing free meals to adults. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Howard Blume Source Type: news

Amazon responds to Parler lawsuit, cites violent content, Section 230 - Business Insider
Amazon cited Section 230 to refute Parler's claims that Amazon conspired with Twitter to hurt Parler's business by banning it from using... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TNCs Reviving TPP Frankenstein
By Jomo Kwame SundaramKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Jan 12 2021 (IPS) The incoming Biden administration is under tremendous pressure to demonstrate better US economic management. Trade negotiations normally take years to conclude, if at all. Unsurprisingly, lobbyists are already urging the next US administration to quickly embrace and deliver a new version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Jomo Kwame Sundaram Trump legacy Repackaging and reselling a TPP avatar will not be easy. Well before Trump’s election, even the official mid-2016 International Trade Commission’s assessment doubted Peterson Institute of Int...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Economy & Trade Featured Financial Crisis Global Globalisation Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse North America TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Source Type: news

States' rights, gun violence litigation, and tort immunity - Higgins HJ, Lowy JE, Rising AJ.
The devastating toll of gun violence has given rise to hundreds of lawsuits seeking justice on behalf of victims and their families. A significant number of challenges against gun companies, however, are blocked by courts' broad reading of the Protection... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

False imprisonment: Lawsuit against HOA in Florida challenges deactivation of key fobs for COVID-positive homeowners
(Natural News) The only thing more stunning than our loss of freedom and liberty in the age of the Wuhan coronavirus is the lack of angry responses and pushback against the authoritarians and dictator-wannabes imposing lockdowns and other restrictions. But that said, some Americans are pushing back in any way they can, whether it be... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tyson Foods Battles Pandemic, Lawsuits
Tyson Foods is battling multiple civil lawsuits in Iowa filed by family members of employees who died of COVID-19 causes. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - January 11, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Nicki Minaj settles copyright lawsuit, will pay Tracy Chapman $450G
Minaj reportedly did not have permission to use Chapman's song. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Voting machine company files $1.3B suit against pro-Trump attorney Sidney Powell, who pushed false election claims
Dominion Voting Systems on Friday filed a defamation lawsuit against attorney Sidney Powell. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Legislature unveils Covid-19 business protections, leaves out health care
The Republican-led Legislature appears ready to fast-track a proposal that would provide immunity from coronavirus-related lawsuits to businesses that have “substantially” complied with public health guidelines. The House and Senate on Wednesday released identical bills for consideration during the 2021 legislative session, which will start March 2. Neither the House bill (HB 7) nor the Senate measure (SB 72) contains lawsuit protections for heal th-care providers, which makes some health-care… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 7, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Christine Sexton Source Type: news

EPA Evaluation Finds Asbestos Still An Unreasonable Risk
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released Part 1 of its Final Risk Evaluation for Asbestos, reaffirming preliminary findings from March that were roundly criticized for underestimating the dangers of exposure to this toxic mineral. Six ongoing use categories of asbestos were evaluated by the EPA, which found 16 conditions of use that presented unreasonable risk to human health through either occupational exposures or consumer uses. Part 1 of the evaluation, released in late December 2020, involved the chrysotile type of asbestos. Chrysotile is the only type of asbestos being imported, processed or distributed for u...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Source Type: news

Gohmert blasts fed court for tossing lawsuit challenging unconstitutional voting changes in battleground states: “If I don’t have standing, nobody does!”
(Natural News) Tens of millions of President Donald Trump’s voters have been relegated to standing by and helplessly watching themselves become pawns in a deep state power play that has disenfranchised each of them after, one by one, the governing institutions established by our founders to protect their rights and our electoral system fail. The... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

American businesses have been profiteering during the coronavirus pandemic
(Natural News) Businesses in the U.S. now face a torrent of lawsuits and enforcement actions over accusations of profiteering during the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. These come as industry data shows that the average prices of a range of household goods have risen sharply during the pandemic. All over the country, authorities have brought hundreds... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal appeals court rejects election lawsuit against Pence
It said U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, had no standing in his effort to put the presidential election outcome in the hands of the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Judge dismisses Trump supporters' last-ditch lawsuit challenging Joe Biden win
A federal appeals court has tossed a lawsuit filed by a group of Republicans in a last-ditch effort to challenge President-elect Joe... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal Appeals Court Swats Down Louie Gohmert's Last-Ditch Election Lawsuit
The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals devoted all of a single paragraph to rejecting the Texas Republican’s legal effort. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Appeals court dismisses Gohmert case asking Pence to interfere in Electoral College vote count
A federal court on Saturday dismissed an appeal from Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert in his lawsuit to force Vice President Mike Pence to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Appeals court upholds dismissal of Gohmert's lawsuit challenging 2020 election results
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit upheld a federal judge's order dismissing Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert's lawsuit that... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HW News - Cyberpunk 2077 Lawsuits, PlayStation 5 Sales Volume, NVIDIA RTX 3050 & Ti Rumors
We'll also be talking about Class Action complaints emerging surrounding CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077, thus far related to securities... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HW News - Cyberpunk 2077 Lawsuits, RTX 3050, Intel Told to Spin-Off Fabs, PlayStation 5 Sales
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Louie Gohmert suggests street violence after lawsuit fails
“Basically, in effect, the ruling would be that you’ve got to go to the streets and be as violent as antifa and BLM.” (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Judge dismisses Gohmert bid to overturn election by suing Mike Pence - Business Insider
The lawsuit argued Pence should have the authority to reject election results of individual states when Congress meets next week to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Los Angeles County prosecutors file lawsuit against new district attorney over justice reform efforts
"The directives violate California law," the union representing deputy district attorneys said about an order to abandon many sentencing... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal Judge Dismisses Election Lawsuit Against Pence
President Trump’s congressional allies had hoped to give the vice president the power to reject electoral votes that were cast for... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal judge throws out Gohmert lawsuit asking Pence to interfere in Electoral College count
A federal judge threw out a lawsuit from Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas and several Arizona Republicans seeking to force Vice President... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Lack standing': Rep. Gohmert's lawsuit against Pence to overturn election results thrown out
U.S. District Court Judge Jeremy Kernodle, a Trump appointee, said Rep. Louie Gohmert and a group of other Republicans on the lawsuit... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Judge throws out lawsuit that asked Pence to overthrow the election
The judge said that Gohmert lacked standing to bring the lawsuit against Pence. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mike Pence fighting lawsuit giving him power to overturn election results
Vice President Mike Pence wants a judge to toss a lawsuit that seeks to grant him power to overturn the results of the 2020 election.... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pence seeks dismissal of lawsuit aiming to overturn 2020 presidential election
The suit names Vice President Mike Pence, who has a largely ceremonial role in next week's proceedings, as the defendant and asks the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pence seeks dismissal of suit aiming to overturn election
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has asked a federal judge to dismiss a last-gasp lawsuit led by a House Republican that seeks... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Justice Dept. Asks Judge to Toss Election Lawsuit Against Pence
The suit, led by Representative Louie Gohmert of Texas, seeks to give the vice president the power to reject electoral votes that were... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pence asks judge to reject Gohmert lawsuit asking the VP to interfere in the Electoral College count
Vice President Mike Pence's lawyers asked a federal judge Thursday to reject a request from Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas that attempts to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mike Pence asks judge to toss Gohmert's lawsuit that seeks to overturn election results
Vice President Mike Pence is set to oversee Congress when it officially counts the votes cast by the Electoral College on Jan. 6. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pence urges court to throw out lawsuit aiming to help him overturn 2020 election results
The suit was aimed at throwing out the rules of a Jan. 6 session of Congress — with Vice President Mike Pence presiding — intended to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fitness centers sue San Diego County, state officials over COVID-19 restrictions
Restaurants, churches and other gyms have filed similar lawsuits in the last few months. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lyndsay Winkley Source Type: news

University of Missouri system settles patent lawsuit
The University of Missouri system says it has reached a confidential settlement with a former professor whom it accused of stealing and selling student research without permission (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coinbase Leaves Ripple to Twist in the Wind
Ripple’s rough few days just got way worse. After the fintech company was the subject of an SEC lawsuit over its flagship XRP token last... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alleged DOD official says illegal ballots were offloaded from plane in Arizona, then drive to Maricopa County to rig the election
(Natural News) Arizona Republican Party chairwoman Kelli Ward has filed a lawsuit alleging widespread problems with the 2020 vote count in her state. Mail-in ballot signatures were not properly verified, she says, and some ballots were illegally duplicated. This resulted in President Donald Trump not receiving all of his votes, many of which were flipped... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rep. Gohmert sues Pence to grant the Vice President the authority to save the republic from a rigged election
(Natural News) Since it all comes down to what Congress decides to do on Jan. 6 concerning the legitimacy of the Dec. 14 Electoral College vote, Trump-supporting Republicans like Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Tex.) are scrambling for a solution to keep Joe Biden from assuming the White House. Gohmert, we have learned, filed a lawsuit against... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mediation has failed in Kentucky's Medicaid contract lawsuit
The tangled dispute over who gets to administer the state's more than $8 billion Medicaid program is back before a Franklin Circuit Court judge. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 28, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Chris Larson Source Type: news

Reporter Who Broke Theranos Scandal Maintains Disgraced Clinical Laboratory Testing Company Could Have Returned Funds to Defrauded Investors Instead of Fighting Lawsuits
Former CEO Elizabeth Holmes now awaits March 9 court date on federal fraud charges that include reporting false medical laboratory test results on some patients Clinical laboratory leaders have watched with keen interest the federal criminal proceedings against disgraced Theranos founder and former CEO Elizabeth Holmes, whose blood-testing company lost nearly $1 billion of investors’ […] The post Reporter Who Broke Theranos Scandal Maintains Disgraced Clinical Laboratory Testing Company Could Have Returned Funds to Defrauded Investors Instead of Fighting Lawsuits appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - December 28, 2020 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operat Source Type: news

Coronavirus stalls long-awaited day in court for historic opioid lawsuit
The delays could cost the litigation a year until resolution, a plaintiff in the case predicted (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Meryl Kornfield Source Type: news

Georgia judge denies GOP lawsuit over 24-hour ballot drop boxes
A judge in Georgia on Thursday rejected a Republican Party suit to limit ballot drop box hours -- ahead of the crucial Senate runoffs next month. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shia LaBeouf seeking 'long-term inpatient treatment,' lawyer says
The actor was recently caught in headlines when his ex-girlfriend FKA Twigs accused him of abuse in a lawsuit. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news