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  • Law firm to start $25m class action against AWB

    Law firm to start $25m class action against AWB

    Class Action News 04/13/2007

    A number of disgruntled current and former shareholders of AWB Ltd are suing the wheat exporter for $25 million over its role in the Iraqi oil-for-food scandal.Law firm Maurice Blackburn Cashman said today that it would begin a shareholder class acti...

  • Pet Food Recall Prompts Lawsuit

    Pet Food Recall Prompts Lawsuit

    Class Action News 04/10/2007

    [##_1L|1392504003.jpg|width="130" height="67" alt=""|_##]Several pet owners have filed a product liability lawsuit against a pet food manufacturer following a nationwide recall of tainted pet food. Lauri Osborne, of Plymouth, Connecticut, and others,...

  • Coast Financial Slapped With Class Action Lawsuit

    Coast Financial Slapped With Class Action Lawsuit

    Class Action News 04/05/2007

    A class action lawsuit has been filed against Coast Financial Holdings Inc.[ticker: CFHI], the parent company of Coast Bank of Florida, on behalf of purchasers of the bank’s publicly traded securities. The complaint alleges that defendants violated t...

  • Enron investors ask Supreme court to review ruling

    Enron investors ask Supreme court to review ruling

    Class Action News 04/05/2007

    [##_1L|1364069313.jpg|width="130" height="128" alt=""|_##]Plaintiffs in a $40 billion Enron shareholder lawsuit today asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse an appeals ruling that sapped the litigation's strength. In a court filing, lawyers for the ...

  • Second pet fool lawsuit filed in LA

    Second pet fool lawsuit filed in LA

    Class Action News 04/03/2007

    [##_1L|1169164439.jpg|width="130" height="67" alt=""|_##]The second lawsuit to be filed in L-A Superior Court in a week over contaminated pet food comes from a Los Angeles-area woman whose eight-year-old purebred Samoyed named Sammy died of kidney fa...

  • Class Action Filed as to Tainted Pet Foods

    Class Action Filed as to Tainted Pet Foods

    Class Action News 03/30/2007

    [##_1L|1023688465.jpg|width="120" height="112" alt=""|_##]With a continuing rise in the number of pets harmed or killed by tainted pet food, the next inevitable phase of the calamity is unfolding: Lawsuits. At least six class action suits already hav...

  • L.A. Residents Sue Menu Foods After Pet Illnesses

    L.A. Residents Sue Menu Foods After Pet Illnesses

    Class Action News 03/29/2007

    [##_1L|1112461651.jpg|width="130" height="67" alt=""|_##]Two Los Angeles residents have filed a lawsuit against Menu Foods of Ontario, Canada, alleging the cat food company is to blame for their cats' recent health problems, according to court papers...

  • Class Action Suit  Filed Against Worldspace, Inc.

    Class Action Suit Filed Against Worldspace, Inc.

    Class Action News 03/26/2007

    NEW YORK, NY -- The Rosen Law Firm recently announced that it has filed a class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of a class consisting of all purchasers of the common stock of Worldspace, Inc. ...

  • Class Action Against Con Agra is Nationwide

    Class Action Against Con Agra is Nationwide

    Class Action News 03/26/2007

    [##_1L|1037505907.jpg|width="120" height="88" alt=""|_##]Plaintiffs’ counsel Kathryn E. Barnett announced today that 32 consumers, including the parents of nine children that became seriously ill after eating Peter Pan or Great Value peanut butter, s...

  • Law Firm Getting Many Submissions For Pet Food

    Law Firm Getting Many Submissions For Pet Food

    Class Action News 03/24/2007

    [##_1L|1363235407.jpg|width="140" height="102" alt=""|_##]A Madison law firm that filed a class-action lawsuit in the wake of a massive recall over contaminated pet food said it has been getting many submissions. Progressive Law Group, LLC, filed a c...

  • Class-action lawsuit launched over pet food

    Class-action lawsuit launched over pet food

    Class Action News 03/23/2007

    [##_1L|1059290477.jpg|width="140" height="101" alt=""|_##]Jacqueline Johnson of Madison, Wisconsin filed a lawsuit Tuesday claiming that Menu Foods, Inc. produced and distributed dangerous pet food. More than 95 pet owners have joined a class-action ...

  • FDA confirms salmonella came from peanut butter

    FDA confirms salmonella came from peanut butter

    Class Action News 02/24/2007

    [##_1L|1036352394.jpg|width="140" height="140" alt=""|_##]An outbreak of salmonella food poisoning that has sickened 329 people and sent 51 of them to the hospital was definitely caused by contaminated Peter Pan and Great Value peanut butter, the U.S...