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Law Suit Filed: Philip Morris Marlboro Lights Consumer Fraud Class Action

October 25 2013
Little Rock, AK: A consumer fraud class action against Philip Morris USA has been granted approval. The lawsuit contends that the tobacco giant deliberately exaggerated the safety of its popular Marlboro Lights cigarettes.The class action lawsuit was filed in 2003. It is seeking refunds for every

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Law Suit Filed: Philip Morris Faces Class Action over Marlboro Cigarettes

June 26 2013
Boston, MA: A class action lawsuit has been brought against Philip Morris. The lawsuit seeks to have Philip Morris pay for medical monitoring in the form of a low-dose computed tomography (CT) scan. Medical monitoring is a potentially life saving screening technique, which can often detect

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Law Suit Filed: Gucci Unpaid Wages Class Action Filed by Intern

November 19 2014Los Angeles, CA: Gucci America Inc, is facing an employment class action lawsuit filed by interns who allege they were required to perform work that does not qualify as education or training, and that they were not compensated for that work.Filed in New York by lead plaintiff

Precious Shipping asks court for fuel payment ruling after OW collapse

Fri Nov 21, 2014 12:33am EST

SINGAPORE Nov 21 (Reuters) – Thai-listed shipowner Precious
Shipping has turned to the Singapore court for a
decision on which company it should pay for fuel it bought,
which is unclear after the bankruptcy of the world’s largest
bunker supplier.
The collapse

Can You Get Workers’ Comp for PTSD?

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) affects many working Americans, and in many cases, workers’ comp can potentially cover their symptoms.
According to the Nebraska Department of Veterans Affairs, an estimated 7.8 percent of Americans will experience PTSD in their lifetimes, which can stand in direct opposition to earning a

Law Suit Filed: Sephora Discrimination Class Action Filed Over Deactivating Asian Customer Accounts

November 20 2014Los Angeles, CA: Sephora USA Inc. is facing a proposed discrimination class action lawsuit. Filed in New York federal court, the discrimination lawsuit claims the company deactivated thousands of Asian customers’ accounts, allegedly motivated by a racist belief that they were buying discounted beauty products in bulk

REFILE-Bankers grapple with TLAC ramifications

Fri Nov 21, 2014 5:17am EST

(Refiles to fix typo)
By Alice Gledhill and Anna BrunettiLONDON, Nov 20 (IFR) – The implications of plans to tackle
the problems of banks considered Too-Big-Too-Fail was the hot
topic of discussion at IFR’s annual FIG conference on Thursday.Last week, the Financial Stability