Archive for May, 2014


By Ryan Mac At least four U.S. states have started an investigation into eBay in light of the web-based auction company’s announcement earlier this week that it had been hacked. Attorneys General for Florida, Connecticut and Illinois said this week that they are looking into the online business practices of the San Jose, Calif.-based company, […]

Law360, New York (May 16, 2014, 9:57 PM ET) — General Motors Co. admitted in its $35 million agreement with federal regulators on Friday that it flouted federal laws on promptly reporting safety defects, a confession that plaintiffs in the ignition switch defect litigation will likely use to paint the automaker’s previous denials that it withheld […]

May 14, 2014 BOISE, Idaho — A federal judge’s decision to allow same-sex marriages in Idaho starting Friday has attorneys for the state scrambling to appeal and gay rights advocates planning their next steps. U.S. District Magistrate Judge Candy Dale overturned Idaho’s ban on same-sex marriages Tuesday, and on Wednesday she refused to put pending […]