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The Illinois Attorney General has launched an investigation of Herbalife.  This follow reports that the New York Attorney General is investigating #Herbalife over claims it is a pyramid scheme, the company.

Shareholders in Hebralife stock can learn about the alleged securities fraud class action lawsuits that have been filed against the company at http://www.lieffcabraser.com/Case-Center/Herbalife-Ltd-Securities-Class-Litigation.shtml
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is investigating Herbalife, becoming the second state regulator to probe allegations the company is a pyramid scheme. Madigan’s office confirmed the probe Thursday after being…
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Comdata Antitrust Class Action Settlement -  If you are a truck stop or retail fueling facility that paid percentage-based transaction fees on Comdata Proprietary Card Transactions between March 1, 2003 and March 17, 2014, you may be eligible for a payment and other benefits under a settlement of $130 million plus prospective relief in a class action lawsuit brought by truck stops and other retail fueling facilities that paid percentage-based transaction fees to #Comdata on proprietary card transactions using Comdata’s over-the-road fleet card. 

Visit https://truckstopantitrustsettlement.com/ to learn more about the settlement including how to file a claim for payment.
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Robert Nelson of Lieff Cabraser lists the three most important factors #whistleblowers should consider in selecting a law firm to represent them.  #FalseClaimsAct #whistleblowerlaw
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Foreign nationals holding H-1B visas are supposed to be paid a fair market wage, referred to as a “prevailing wage,” but that does not always happen or some companies find loopholes, explained Lieff Cabraser attorney Daniel Hutchinson to NBC news: “We’re seeing companies that say that they’re paying someone $50,000 or whatever, but they’re actually making the employees pay for themselves to come to the U.S., travel expenses, living expenses."
Hundreds of thousands of applications for visas meant to bring specialty workers to the United States were filed in early April, but critics of the program s...
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While GM has apologized to the public for the ignition defect, it has not actually accepted responsibility for its misconduct. "GM must provide compensation to the scores of persons grievously injured over the decade that it knew its cars possessed a life-threatening safety defect yet failed to issue a recall," stated Lieff Cabraser auto defect and injury attorney Todd Walburg.   #gmrecall  
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Class action lawsuits have been filed against #Herbalife alleging the company has violated federal securities laws.  At the core of the complaints has been the charge that Herbalife’s operations are based on a pyramid scheme where its distributors generate revenue by recruiting other distributors, rather than by selling Herbalife’s diet and nutritional products to the general public.
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Lieff Cabraser attorney Brendan Glackin offered his views of the state of antitrust law in a roundtable discussion by leading #antitrust practitioners published in the April 2014 issue of California Lawyer magazine.
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Certain visa holders working in the United States have been taken advantage of by their employers, explains Daniel Hutchinson, a Lieff Cabraser attorney.  Daniel also discusses the difference between B-1 and H-1B visas.
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Law360 Names the Top Attorneys Under 40 in the U.S. including Lieff Cabraser's consumer protection attorney Roger Heller & employee rights lawyer Daniel Hutchinson.
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Four years after the #BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill released more than 200 million gallons of crude into the water, the National Wildlife Foundation reports the migratory and reproductive cycles of area wildlife have been severely altered and at least one species of sea turtles is close to extinction.
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A report released Tuesday describes ongoing difficulties for sea turtles, bottlenose dolphins, brown pelicans, and other species as a result of the Gulf oil spill in 2010.
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Founded in 1972, Lieff Cabraser represents plaintiffs in individual cases and class actions in the fields of antitrust law, consumer protectiondefective products, employment lawenvironmental and toxic exposure, False Claims Act, personal injury, and securities fraud

A strong, principled sense of social responsibility drives us. We are committed to achieving justice for investors, consumers, employees, patients, and business owners; promoting safer products and fair competition; protecting our environment; assisting individuals blow the whistle on fraud; safeguarding the rights of patent and copyright holders; and remedying violations of the civil rights of citizens worldwide. Our comprehensive and diverse practice is unique among plaintiffs' law firms.

The American Lawyer stated that Lieff Cabraser is "one of the nation's premier plaintiffs' firms." The National Law Journal has selected Lieff Cabraser as one of the top planitffs' law firm in the nation each year since 2003. We are one of only two plaintiffs' law firms in the United States to receive this honor for the last ten consecutive years. 

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