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Midwest Medical Records agrees to settle class action over copying fees; attorneys set to get $1M

Kyla Asbury Dec. 9, 2014, 10:46am

A settlement has been reached in a class action lawsuit against Midwest Medical Records Association Inc.

Home Depot faces class action over data breach

Kyla Asbury Sep. 16, 2014, 4:18pm


Judge gives final OK to $10.25M settlement in Suave Keratin Smoothing Kit class action; attorney's fees yet to be awarded

Kyla Asbury Jul. 29, 2014, 3:18pm


Data breach leads to class action lawsuit against P.F. Chang's

Kyla Asbury Jun. 30, 2014, 4:34pm


Seventh Circuit judges file dueling opinions, won’t rehear class action over workers’ time spent changing

Kyla Asbury Jun. 4, 2014, 5:33pm


Fifth District reinstates $10B verdict in Price verdict; Philip Morris vows to appeal to Supreme Court

Kyla Asbury Apr. 30, 2014, 4:24pm

The Fifth District Appellate Court on Tuesday reinstated a $10.1 billion verdict in a decade-old class action lawsuit that accused Philip Morris USA of misleading consumers by deceptively marketing “light” and “low tar” cigarettes.

7th Circuit: Urging settlement of old debt could be misleading to consumers

Kyla Asbury Mar. 20, 2014, 11:09am


7th Circuit: attorney bound to fee agreement despite refusing to sign

Kyla Asbury Mar. 13, 2014, 4:03pm

SykesAn attorney in a fee-allocation dispute is bound to a final agreement, a panel of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals held last month.The panel's ruling stems from the district court's Aug. 29, 2011 approval of a class action settlement in fiber-optic cable litigation and attorneys fee award.The $3.54 million attorneys fees award was deposited in to an escrow account, and the attorneys agreed