Again in the month of May seven more lawsuits have been filed up on behalf of seven individuals, claiming that they have been negatively impacted by using ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution. The suit is filed on May 13th at St. Clair County.
Charles H Johnson and Associate has decided to file a Securities Class Action Lawsuit against the Downey Financial Corporation on behalf of its purchaser. The class action lawsuit is filed at the United States District Court for the Central District of California. The charges of the lawsuit are :
1) Downey’s portfolio of Option ARMs contained millions of dollars worth of impaired and risky securities, many of which were backed by subprime mortgage loans;
2) prior to the Class Period, Downey had seen Countrywide’s growth and had started to get more aggressive in acquiring loans from brokers such that the loans were extremely risky;
3) defendants failed to properly account for highly leveraged loans;
Farmers in various parts of the USA have lodged a class action lawsuit against the German company Bayer AG. The class action has been filed at the federal court in St. Louis, Missouri and the hearing is likely to be started from the next week. All the farmers from various states of the US will be allowed to seek damages against Bayer AG for contamination in 2006. Farmers suffered a huge loss as a results of plunge in rice price and drop in export business. The company is accused of contamination of commercial rice supplies by a Bayer biotech rice farm, not approved for human consumption.
Apple Inc. has decided to settle its Class Action Lawsuit in Canada over the battery power of their iPods. The company is offering credits for its online store of about $44.75 to people who live in Canada and bought certain iPods there on or before June 24, 2004.
Ni Source has announced its plan to file the class action lawsuit in the US Supreme Court. The company decides to go to the Supreme Court after the Court of Appeal of West Virginia has declined to hear the company’s appeal. The company will file a lawsuit to the Supreme Court within next few months and is expecting the action within early next year.
The corporate giant Centro Properties faces another Class Action Law Suit at the Federal Court in Melbourn. The class action lawsuit has been filed by the Nicholas Vlachos, Monatex Pty Ltd and Ramon Franco. The Slate and Gordon will represent the lawsuit for Nicholas Vlachos, Monatex Pty Ltd and Ramon Franco.
On May 6 Kathy Kennedy, a Texas woman filed a product liability suit against the Baush and Lomb inc. in the Marshall division of the eastern District of Texas.
Stull, Stull & Brody Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against RBC Dain Rauscher Inc. for Purchasers of Auction Rate Securities
The Stull, Stull & Brody announces a securities class action lawsuit against the Royal Bank of Canada and its subsidiaries on behalf of purchasers of Auction Rate Securities from RBC between May 12, 2003 and February 13, 2008. The class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
The immigrant workers arrested from the Meat Packing Plant had reached to an agreement that allows them to stay in lowa. The immigrants were arrested during a raid in Postville. The agreement will allow 83 of the detained workers who are not criminally charged. It will also allow them to remain in their state until their administrative bond hearings are held.
The POD publisher BookLocker.com has today filed a class action lawsuit against Amazon. The lawsuit is filed in response to the Amazon’s threat to remove the buy buttons of the publishers that refused to be included in their subsidiary BookSurge. The class action lawsuit is likely to include all the publishers who use on demand printing to print their books for distribution.