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City Sues FAA Over LAX Flight Plans
July 1, 2019
Accusing the FAA of persistently failing to address the negative impacts of overflights of aircraft headed to LAX, L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer announced today he is suing the agency, ... read more »
Harris, Colleagues Demand McDonald’s Improve Sexual Harassment Policies at Locations Across the Country
June 13, 2019
U.S. Senators Kamala D. Harris (D-CA), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Tuesday called on McDonald’s to improve its protections against sexual harassment at locations across the country and do more to address allegations of workplace harassment, abuse and retaliation suffered by McDonald’s workers. In a letter to McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook, the Senators emphasized how the updated company policies McDonald’s recently announced are insufficient if franchisees – who own the vast majority of McDonald’s locations – are not required to implement and enforce them. ... read more »
Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over rights to his logo
June 6, 2019
Toronto star Kawhi Leonard filed a federal lawsuit against Nike on Monday, saying the footwear and apparel giant is blocking him from using a logo that he believes he owns. ... read more »
Black Teacher Sues for Racial, Gender Discrimination
June 6, 2019
Kimberly Forbes, who is Black, alleges retaliation, race and gender discrimination and intentional infliction of emotional distress in the complaint filed Friday ... read more »
Black SCE Employee Alleges She Was Passed Over for Multiple Promotions
June 6, 2019
The plaintiff is seeking at least $1 million in damages and a court order directing SCE to investigate its employees' racial and retaliation complaints ... read more »
NFL playoff ‘do-over’ lawsuit moved to federal court
January 31, 2019
Six days before the Super Bowl, the court battle has begun in a longshot lawsuit seeking a possible do-over of the NFC game that ended with a Los Angeles Rams victory over the New Orleans Saints, a game affected by what the NFL concedes was a blown ``no-call'' by officials. ... read more »
Experts: Suing the Government Not an Option to End Shutdown 
January 24, 2019
“What I fear is this administration and our Republican colleagues in the Senate have forgotten is that this is the people’s house,” said U.S. Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon (D-Pennsylvania).  ... read more »
Abrams Confirms That She Will Run Again
December 27, 2018
After stating last week that she was simply considering all options as to whether to run for a political seat, Stacey Abrams has finally confirmed that she will, Fortune reports. ... read more »
Officers In Freddie Gray Case Appeal Claim To Supreme Court
October 11, 2018
Freddie Gray died at 25 years old in 2015, a week after he suffered a spinal injury in a police van. ... read more »
Pastor, Writer Sue Winfrey Over ‘Greenleaf’ Series
July 26, 2018
A pastor and a screenwriter are suing Oprah Winfrey, alleging they gave her the idea for the ``Greenleaf'' megachurch drama series for the Oprah Winfrey Network, but were not compensated.  ... read more »
L.A. City Attorney Settles With Funeral Home Accused of Deceptive Practices
July 19, 2018
The lawsuit alleged that Agape engaged in fraudulent and deceptive sales of funeral goods and services ... read more »
Rural Black Nevada Students win Discrimination Settlement
July 5, 2018
Two African American students who say they were subjected to repeated racial bullying at their rural Nevada high school have won a settlement in a federal discrimination lawsuit against the school district and the city of Yerington. ... read more »
Los Angeles County Sues Its Former Chief Lawyer
April 12, 2018
Los Angeles County is suing its former lead attorney, whose wrongful termination lawsuit against the entity was dismissed earlier this year, for allegedly putting his interests ahead of those of his former employer. ... read more »
Council Members Call for Oil Lawsuit
January 18, 2018
The leaders signed a motion that was introduced and would direct City Attorney Mike Feuer to report to the council on options for filing claims against oil companies ... read more »
Gang Duplex Next Up for Lawsuit
December 21, 2017
The owners and operators of a South Los Angeles duplex alleged to be a crime-infested gang stronghold are the targets of a lawsuit filed Wednesday by City Attorney Mike Feuer. ... read more »
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