Ohio Sues Pharmacy Benefit Manager over $16M in Alleged Drug Overcharges

Article 0 Comments Ohio is suing a company that managed prescription benefits for the state Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, seeking to recover nearly $16 million in alleged overcharges for the fund for injured workers. Attorney General Dave Yost says OptumRx Administrative Services managed drug prescriptions for BWC clients but didn’t […]

Blankenship Files $12B Suit Against Media Over Failed W. Virginia Senate Bid

Article 0 Comments Former coal baron Don Blankenship is suing several news outlets and media personalities, claiming he was defamed during his failed bid for a U.S. senate seat in West Virginia. Blankenship’s suit was filed Thursday in Mingo County, West Virginia. It names The Associated Press among other large […]

SEC Sues VW, Ex-CEO over Diesel Emissions Scandal, Alleging Massive Investor Fraud

Article 0 Comments The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is suing Volkswagen (VW) and its former chief executive Martin Winterkorn over the German automaker’s diesel emissions scandal, alleging a “massive fraud” on U.S. investors. VW was caught using illegal software to cheat U.S. pollution tests in 2015, triggering a […]

Once Voted SocGen’s Woman of the Year, Former Exec Sues for $6M After Firing

Article 0 Comments A veteran executive who was voted woman of the year at Societe Generale SA is suing the bank at a Paris employment tribunal after colleagues accused her of being a disrespectful control-freak and her bosses decided she was unfit for management. Zeina Bignier, SocGen’s former head of […]

Former Nevada Test Site Guard Sues Over Assault, Harassment

Article 0 Comments A former security guard at the Nevada National Security Site is suing her former employer over allegations she was sexually assaulted and harassed by colleagues and then retaliated against for reporting the incidents. Jennifer Glover said in her lawsuit filed Monday that security firm Centerra created a […]

Gun Retailer Sued by Families of Texas Church Shooting Victims

Article 3 Comments Family members of victims of a Texas church shooting are suing a sporting goods chain that sold the weapons used in the 2017 massacre. The lawsuit filed in state district court in San Antonio alleges Academy Sports & Outdoors illegally sold the assault-style rifle, high-capacity magazine and […]

2 CATCo Executives Sue Markel Over Firing; Claim They Are Owed $77 Million

Article 0 Comments Two fired executives of Markel’s Bermuda reinsurance operations are suing Markel claiming the company created a false narrative alleging they violated corporate policy by having a personal relationship in order to escape having to pay them bonuses worth millions of dollars. The fired executives, Anthony Belisle, Markel […]

Rental Vacation Home Owners in Hawaii Sued over Fines

Article 0 Comments Kauai officials are suing the owners of a vacation home, claiming they are violating county zoning ordinances for using the property as a short-term rental. The Garden Island reports the Kauai County Planning Department filed the lawsuit last week, seeking to compel Greg and Joanne Allen to […]

Las Vegas Artist Sues Ariana Grande Over Image

Article 0 Comments A Las Vegas artist is suing pop music star Ariana Grande, alleging federal copyright infringement over an image of a woman in a candle flame in the pop star’s widely-viewed “God is a Woman” music video. Representatives for Grande did not immediately respond to messages about the […]

Maryland Family Sues for Up to $20M Over Man’s Death at Delaware Junk Yard

Article 0 Comments The family of a Maryland man crushed by a van in a Delaware junk yard is suing the business for up to $20 million for gross negligence, wrongful death and other claims. The News Journal of Wilmington reports the family of 41-year-old Wildaire Jean sued Donovan’s Salvage […]