Monthly Archives: July 2021

Bruce Kirby, who transformed sailing with a “scribble”, dies at 92

The family’s wealth almost evaporated during the Depression, leaving the Kirbys with a 10-bedroom house, plenty of boats, and, for the children, virtually no choice but to sail. “You grow up doing it; it was like asking someone if they remembered learning to speak, ”Mr. Kirby told Nautical Quarterly magazine in 1982. He followed in […]

Nikola’s investors get second chance for lead role in lawsuit

9th Circuit rules judge erred in passing over group of investors The judge ordered to reconsider who will lead the proposed collective complaints Lawsuit alleges electric truck maker defrauded investors (Reuters) – The 9th U.S. Court of Appeals has given a group of Nikola shareholders and their lawyers at Block & Leviton and Pomerantz another […]

New “RHOC” Star Noella Bergener Flashes Hours of Diamonds After Husband’s $ 5.8 Million Tax Debt Revealed

Noella Bergener, one of the new cast members of Real Housewives of Orange County, doesn’t seem too concerned with our exclusive report that her husband James owes millions of back taxes. The article continues under advertisement Source: noellabergener / Instagram Hours after Radar announced the news of two tax liens filed against her husband, James […]

Connecticut Allows Safe Harbor Law in Cyber ​​Security Litigation

As of October 1, 2021, Connecticut becomes the third state with a “safe harbor” law for data breach litigation (Public Act No. 21-119), joining Utah and Ohio . In short, Connecticut law prohibits state courts from assessing punitive damages in data breach litigation against a covered defendant who created, maintained, and adhered to a cybersecurity […]

US Legal Support Appoints Veteran Court Reporter As New Senior Vice President Of Court Reporter Relations To Provide World-Class Experience For Court Reporters And Clients

HOUSTON, July 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – US Legal Support, the leading national provider of litigation support services, is delighted to welcome Rick E. Levy, RPR, FPR, to their leadership team as the new Senior Vice President of Court Reporters Relations. A second generation court reporter with over 25 years of industry experience, Rick […]

Hundreds of angry UK Members of Parliament sue IPSA over publication of 2017 salary spreadsheet snafu • The Register

Hundreds of Westminster political staff are suing the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) after it reportedly published their salaries, leave and hours worked. News of the trial emerged after the High Court in London rejected a request for anonymity from staff members. They pursued a March 2017 error by IPSA which saw a spreadsheet containing […]

Order of publication | Legal notices

VIRGINIA: IN THE SHORT CIRCUIT FOR FRANKLIN COUNTY FRANKLIN COUNTY, VIRGINIA Plaintiff against CIVIL CASE NO. 21-4073 ANNA FLINT MCLAUGHLIN The Heirs and Legatees of MICHAEL MCLAUGHLIN CARILION MEDICAL CENTER CARILION ROANOKE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL CARILION ROANOKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CARILION FRANKLIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Defendants PUBLICATION ORDER Snow district real estate described in this entire parcel of […]

MakerDAO will dissolve the Foundation and become truly decentralized again

The pioneering decentralized financial protocol, MakerDAO, has announced that its foundation will formally dissolve in the coming months, marking one of the final steps in the protocol’s roadmap to decentralized governance. A July 20 blog post describes Maker’s Decentralized Autonomous Organization, or DAO, as now “fully self-sufficient” – with its community spread around the world […]

Israel pushes US to take legal action against Ben & Jerry’s

TEL AVIV, Israel — Israel vows to wage massive legal battle against Ben & Jerry’s after US ice cream company says it will no longer sell popular desserts in Jewish settlements built on occupied Palestinian land in protest against Israel’s current military rule over the Palestinians. While the partial boycott of Ben & Jerry’s should […]

Ford decision of SCOTUS in 2021 condemns offer to fire ex-lawyer Girardi

The Ford logo is seen at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, United States, January 15, 2019. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Here’s a weird little civil procedure conundrum: What does a former Girardi Keese lawyer accused of embezzling clients’ money have in common with Ford Motor Company? Answer: Both have […]