Humana Inc. recently agreed to settle a pregnancy discrimination case stemming from allegations that the company fired Kate Jenkins for having a baby and going on maternity leave.
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The U.S. Customs and Border Protection recently seized close to one million pounds of illegal pork at a New Jersey port in an effort to prevent African swine fever from harming the U.S. pork industry.
The state of Washington and Triumph Treatment Services are under fire in a new suit alleging it failed to supervise a mother who nearly starved her twin daughter’s to death.
Earlier this month, Anna Baran was awarded a $3.5 million verdict in a case alleging her former employer made false and defamatory statements about her that destroyed her career.
The Cedar Park Assembly of God, together with the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), is suing the state of Washington over a new law, the Reproductive Parity Act.
North County Smokehouse and Choice Canning Company issued recalls of certain meat products after receiving consumer complaints over undeclared allergens and misbranding.
Hometown Food Company recalled specific lots of Pillsbury Unbleached All-Purpose Flour that may be contaminated with salmonella.
PETA, the Animal Rights Foundation of Florida, and a local activist recently filed a lawsuit against SeaQuest, a giant interactive aquarium set to open soon. However, if the plaintiffs get their way, the aquarium will never be allowed to open.
If actress Tara Reid doesn’t file proof of service in the lawsuit she filed against her producers, she risks the entire suit being dismissed.
The family of Tiago Perez recently filed a lawsuit against Universal Studios after the 11-year-old boy’s foot was crushed on the E.T. Adventure ride.