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October 3rd, 2013

L.A. Jury Tells Parasitic Jackson Clan to ‘Beat It’

To its credit, a Los Angeles civil jury yesterday unanimously found for the defense in a much watched lawsuit by the mother of the late King of Pop, Michael Jackson . . . → Read More: L.A. Jury Tells Parasitic Jackson Clan to ‘Beat It’

August 20th, 2012

Tobacco Trial Lawyers Look for Next Payday, Set Eyes on Food Industry

With the record Tobacco Settlement in the books, opportunistic plaintiffs’ attorneys are now looking for their next big payday and it seems they have their target set on food manufacturers. More than a dozen lawyers who took on the tobacco companies have filed 25 cases aginst industry players like ConAgra Foods, PepsiCo, Heinz, General Mills and Chobani. . . . → Read More: Tobacco Trial Lawyers Look for Next Payday, Set Eyes on Food Industry

June 14th, 2012

Judge Should Dismiss Defamation Suit against Bristol Palin, Jail Plaintiff and Lawyer for Contempt

A foul-mouthed heckler who last year verbally attacked the daughter of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has had the audacity to file a defamation suit against his target . . . → Read More: Judge Should Dismiss Defamation Suit against Bristol Palin, Jail Plaintiff and Lawyer for Contempt

May 9th, 2012

With Hellholes Leading the Way, Bogus Slip-and-Fall Claims Rise Nationwide

A just-released report by the National Insurance Crime Bureau shows that questionable slip-and-fall claims rose by 12% from 2010 through 2011, and not coincidentally many past and present Judicial Hellholes are where most of these bogus, bottom-feeding lawsuits are filed . . . → Read More: With Hellholes Leading the Way, Bogus Slip-and-Fall Claims Rise Nationwide

April 24th, 2012

Transparent Tactics by L.A.’s Top Trial Lawyer May Warrant Contempt Charges, Bar Discipline

If it can be demonstrated that Los Angeles’s leading personal injury lawyer is lying to the court about how a $350,000 settlement was reached (or breached), he should be held in contempt and recommended for a severe law license suspension . . . → Read More: Transparent Tactics by L.A.’s Top Trial Lawyer May Warrant Contempt Charges, Bar Discipline

March 10th, 2011

Charlie Sheen’s Crazy California Lawsuit

As home to more crazy lawsuits than practically any other state, California is the perfect place for conspiracy theorist and self-proclaimed “winner” Charlie Sheen to sue/blame former employers for his precipitous fall from grace . . . → Read More: Charlie Sheen’s Crazy California Lawsuit

January 21st, 2011

One California Trial Lawyer to Be Held Accountable, Many More to Go

At least one Los Angeles-area personal injury lawyer will be held accountable for abusing the civil justice system and contributing to California’s well-deserved reputation among the nation’s worst Judicial Hellholes . . . → Read More: One California Trial Lawyer to Be Held Accountable, Many More to Go