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The U.S. Supreme Court has been urged to take up a skin care company's appeal of the Ninth Circuit's ruling that consumers were unlikely to be confused by competing eye creams bearing the same "Eye Dew" mark because the products otherwise look completely different.
The former chief financial officer of the Alden Shoe Co. was charged and will plead guilty to embezzling about $30 million from the company as part of a long-running scheme, Boston federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
A Georgia appellate judge said during oral arguments Wednesday that an Atlanta CVS Pharmacy is known to the retail chain as one of its most dangerous locations in the country, supporting a jury's $45 million verdict in favor of a man shot multiple times on the premises.
The Third Circuit rejected a bid by grocery retailers to have the full court review their antitrust lawsuit accusing egg producers and trade groups of conspiring to drive up prices, according to an order released Tuesday.
European real estate firms CPI Property Group and Aroundtown are offering to buy the portion of Globalworth Real Estate they don't already own in a deal valuing the company at €1.57 billion ($1.88 billion), CPI Property said Wednesday.
A few recent policyholder wins have caused some to overstate the potential for recovery in commercial property claims over COVID-19 prevention efforts, but in reality business interruption decisions are consistently and overwhelmingly favoring insurers, say Erin Bradham and Keith Moskowitz at Dentons.
The recent explosion of interest in nonfungible tokens has led to questions about their status under federal securities law, but whether an NFT's uniqueness is enough to mean it's not a security is a complicated question that may hinge on the particular facts and circumstances of each transaction, says Joseph Hall at Davis Polk.
Although many are calling for sweeping changes to antitrust laws, virtual sessions of the American Bar Association's 69th Antitrust Law Spring Meeting reveal that state and federal enforcers are already able to challenge big tech, acquisitions of small, nascent competitors, and wage-fixing and no-poach agreements, say attorneys at Perkins Coie.
Bernie Madoff left a legacy of substantial ruin for many who were the victims of the largest Ponzi scheme in history. His death on Wednesday is a reminder of a fraud that operated in plain sight for years, said attorneys who have investigated the scheme.
Some 13 years since the exposure of Ponzi mastermind Bernie Madoff, a herculean effort to recover billions of dollars lost in his fraud continues in hundreds of lawsuits and in jurisdictions as far off as Luxembourg.
Perkins Coie LLP, Foley & Lardner LLP and Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP have announced they're handing out special bonuses this year, following in the footsteps of more than 50 peers who plan to distribute between $12,000 and $64,000 to associates in two lump sums before the end of the year.
The bankruptcy trustee liquidating embattled attorney Tom Girardi's personal property is seeking to tap a Los Angeles law firm to hunt down money and valuables held by his wife, Erika, saying the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star may have taken community property or given it to others.
President Joe Biden's pick to lead the environmental division of the U.S. Department of Justice fielded questions from senators Wednesday about wildlife trafficking, climate change and enforcement at a nomination hearing.
Two high-profile attorneys have joined Fox News' defense team in a $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit filed in Delaware Superior Court by Dominion Voting Systems that accuses the cable giant of spreading "outlandish" claims about the 2020 election.
New York Chief Judge Janet DiFiore said Wednesday the state budget for the new fiscal year will allow the court system to retain 46 judges over the age of 70 who were forced off the bench earlier this year after reaching their constitutional age limit and were denied certification to serve an additional two-year term.