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If you received a call or non-emergency text from Wells Fargo on your cellular telephone, in connection with either a residential mortgage loan and/or a home equity loan, you could receive a payment from a class action settlement SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The following statement is being issued by Lieff Cabraser Heimann …
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Thousands of students have been displaced as ITT Technical Institute recently shut down all 137 of their campuses after allegations of rampant #falseadvertising and #predatorylending practices. Other #forprofitcolleges such as DeVry University and the University of Phoenix face similar scrutiny for allegedly deceiving potential students about their job and earnings prospects.

Read more at http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-for-profit-schools-20160912-snap-story.html
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A California federal judged has granted final approval to a $68 million settlement of a #classaction alleging fraud in #LifeLock Inc.’s #identitytheft protection services. Consumers accused the company of failing to alert customers of possible identity theft from #hackers and misleading them about its services. #consumerprotection
Lieff Cabraser represents consumers in a nationwide class action lawsuit charging that LifeLock defrauded them. A California federal judge granted final approval to a $68 million settlement lawsuit against the identity theft protection services company.
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Microsoft’s #legalteam  has been criticized by a federal judge for not following orders in the #genderdiscrimination #genderbias #classaction lawsuit. This #employmentlaw  case arises from three current/former female Microsoft employees accusing the #techgiant  of discriminating against #womenintech who claim they were passed over for job promotions and salary increases in violation of #TitleVII . 
A federal judge has criticized Microsoft’s lawyers in the gender bias class action lawsuit against the tech giant for not following court orders and thus prolonging the case due to their inaction. The lawsuit arises out of claims by three current and former Microsoft employees who accused the technology company of discriminating against women in …
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#ARA #InvestorAlert : a securities #classaction  lawsuit for #investmentfraud and #securitiesfraud has been filed on behalf of investors against American Renal Associates Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ARA). If you purchased the securities of ARA between April 20, 2016 and August 18, 2016, you may move the Court for appointment as lead #plaintiff  by no later than October 31, 2016. #securitieslaw
Lieff Cabraser announces class action litigation brought on behalf of investors who purchased the securities of American Renal Associates Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ARA) between April 20, 2016 and August 18, 2016.
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The federal government will soon issue new #vehiclesafety guidelines for #driverless #selfdriving #cars . The guidelines will include a pre-market approval process developed with help from businesses, drivers, and technology experts. “We want people who start a trip to finish it,” stated U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Anthony Foxx. #autonews  

Read more at http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-autopilot-regulations-20160719-snap-story.html
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Lieff Cabraser law clerk Phil Hernandez wrote a UC Berkeley student #lawschool paper on tenant's rights that will become #California state law as of January 1, 2017. This new law was signed by Governor Brown, and closes a previous loophole regarding keeping tenant records private unless landlords win an eviction lawsuit. 
What began as a student paper by Lieff Cabraser law clerk Phil Hernandez (Berkeley Law School Class of 2016) will be California state law as of January 1st, 2017. Signed last week by Governor Brown, the new law will keep tenant records private unless landlords win an eviction suit. Previously, due to a loophole in …
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Legal publication The Daily Journal has published its annual list of Top 100 #Lawyers in #California 2016 including Lieff Cabraser name partner and co-founder Elizabeth Cabraser. This marks the 13th year Ms. Cabraser has received this prestigious recognition. Congratulations Elizabeth on this outstanding accomplishment! 
Legal publication The Daily Journal has published its annual list of Top 100 Lawyers in California, naming Lieff Cabraser name partner and co-founder Elizabeth J. Cabraser to its list for the 13th time. Each year The Journal honors 100 of California’s leading lawyers involved in cutting-edge work in litigation, regulation, and corporate transactions, and who …
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U.S. District Court Judge David Herndon has granted #classaction status to a lawsuit that alleges #StateFarm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. defrauded policyholders of a $1.05 billion judgment by illegally campaigning to elect a judge to vote against this previously approved judgement. #racketeering #autoinsurance
Lawsuit alleges State Farm campaigned illegally to elect a judge to vote against previous $1.05 billion judgment against the auto insurance company.
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Many large companies have faced lawsuits regarding their alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act #TCPA , involving autodialers, #robocalls , unsolicited text messages, and unwanted phone calls that are a plague to consumers. Lieff Cabraser partner Daniel Hutchinson provides commentary on the central question facing defendant companies in these cases: whether to fight or settle these contentious #consumerprotection  matters.
Companies have been hit with lawsuits regarding alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), which involve robocalls, unsolicited text messages, and unwanted phone calls plaguing consumers.
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Leaked emails describe a toxic, hostile, and sexist work environment at #techgiant #Apple  Inc., where numerous employees report incidences of #genderdiscrimination , #sexualassault , and #harassment .

Learn more about #SexismInTech  Industry at http://www.lieffcabraser.com/employment/sexism-in-tech/ #employmentlaw #genderequality  
Major tech giant Apple comes under scrutiny for leaked emails, which describe a toxic, hostile, and sexist workplace with incidences of gender discrimination, sexual assault, and harassment.
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General Motors will voluntarily recall nearly 4.3 million vehicles worldwide due to an #airbag #softwaredefect  linked to one death and three injuries in the United States. The purportedly defect prevents the airbags from deploying in a #caraccident . The #autorecall affects about 3.64 million vehicles in the U.S., including trucks, cars, and SUVs with the 2014-2017 model years.
General Motors will voluntarily recall nearly 4.3 million vehicles worldwide due to an airbag software defect linked to at least one death and three injuries in the United States. The defect purportedly prevents the airbags from inflating in a car accident. The auto recall affects about 3.64 million vehicles in the U.S., including trucks, cars, …
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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.

Our attorneys are recognized as some of the most qualified and skilled professionals in their fields. They are routinely appointed by federal and state courts to serve as leaders in national litigation. Many of our attorneys are directors and officers of local, state, and national bar organizations.

The National Law Journal has recognized Lieff Cabraser as one of the nation's top plaintiffs' law firms for eleven years. In compiling the list, the National Law Journal examines recent verdicts and settlements and looked for firms "representing the best qualities of the plaintiffs' bar and that demonstrated unusual dedication and creativity."

Best Lawyers and U.S. News have named Lieff Cabraser as a "Law Firm of the Year" each year the publications have given this award to law firms. For 2011-2012, we were recognized in the category of Mass Torts Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs. For 2013, the publications selected our firm as the nation’s premier plaintiffs’ law firm in the category of Employment Law – Individuals. For 2014, we have been again recognized in the category of Mass Torts Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs. Only one law firm in each practice area receives the “Law Firm of the Year” designation.

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