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August 1st, 2013

More Bad Parents Suing, Blaming Others for Their Failures

The divorced parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut girl are suing a Massachusetts summer camp, alleging that nearly $700,000 worth of emotional distress was inflicted when their daughter was expelled after engaging in what the camp’s director deemed provocative sexual behavior with a fellow camper . . . → Read More: More Bad Parents Suing, Blaming Others for Their Failures

July 10th, 2013

NY Speaker Blocks Tort Reforms in Albany while on Payroll of Big Apple Plaintiffs’ Firm

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s 2012 income report includes some $350,000-$450,000 from Weitz & Luxenberg, a giant personal injury law firm based in New York City . . . → Read More: NY Speaker Blocks Tort Reforms in Albany while on Payroll of Big Apple Plaintiffs’ Firm

January 24th, 2013

Chubby Guy Sues Subway over ‘Footlong’ Sandwiches, But Not Because They Made Him Fat

The New Jersey man who has reportedly sued Subway appears in a New York Post photo to need another inch of bread like he needs a hole in the head . . . → Read More: Chubby Guy Sues Subway over ‘Footlong’ Sandwiches, But Not Because They Made Him Fat

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

September 14th, 2011

New York: Good, Bad & Ugly

The latest news out of once-and-future judicial hellhole New York, aka “Sue York,” can be described as good, bad and ugly . . . → Read More: New York: Good, Bad & Ugly