March 30, 2020 by John David in Copyright, Litigation

Owl Tutoring to Fight Trademark Claims by Florida Atlantic University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    Owner, an FAU alum, shocked by actions of his alma mater BOCA RATON, Fla. (March 30, 2020) — Owl Tutoring, Inc., a well-regarded collegiate tutoring company operating with the same name for more than 10 years, today announced it is fighting the trademark claims made against it

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January 28, 2020 by John David in Litigation

Former USC Law School Professor Files Appeal Over Botched Tenure Review

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                            Supported by more than 50 law and economics professors, Professor Shmuel Leshem continues legal fight against scandal-ridden university LOS ANGELES (January 28, 2020) – Former University of Southern California (USC) law professor Shmuel Leshem recently filed an appeal against the university, alleging USC Gould Law School botched

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September 12, 2019 by John David in Intellectual Property, Litigation

Nutritional Products International Sues Brian Gould, Trulife Distribution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE            Nutritional Products International Sues Brian Gould, Trulife Distribution Lawsuit alleges theft of trade secrets, conspiracy, and unjust enrichment BOCA RATON, FL (Sept. 12, 2019) – Nutritional Products International (NPI), a leading global marketer of health and wellness brands, recently filed a multi-count lawsuit against Brian Gould and

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May 07, 2019 by John David in Intellectual Property, Litigation

Ultimate Outdoor Movies Sues FunFlicks, LLC for Fraud, Defamation and Civil Conspiracy

Movie screen rental company broke contracts and stole trade secrets from licensee BALTIMORE (May 7, 2019) – An effort to negotiate a licensing agreement turned ugly when executives from FunFlicks, LLC conspired to put one of its competitors out of business by stealing its trade secrets and defaming its owners,

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May 02, 2019 by John David in Uncategorized

Judge Rules Against Manion Stigger, LLP and Cooper & Elliott, LLC Regarding Privileged Files

Pinnacle Surety gains access to documents in breach of fiduciary duty case; judge to rule on crime-fraud exception LOUISVILLE, KY (May 2, 2019) – Pinnacle Surety, a professional surety bond agency, announced that a magistrate judge ruled in its favor in a motion against Manion Stigger, LLP, Cooper & Elliott,

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October 25, 2018 by John David in Litigation

Precision Computer Services Sues Newtown Savings Bank for Negligence, Breach of Contract

Suit says bank breached fiduciary duty when it allowed fraudulent $67,000 wire transfer NEWTOWN, Conn. Oct. 25, 2018) – Technology firm Precision Computer Services, Inc. recently filed a multi-count lawsuit against Newtown Savings Bank after the bank failed to identify a fraudulent wire transfer order, and bank employees sent $67,560

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September 18, 2018 by John David in Intellectual Property, Litigation

Hispanic Marketer Omni Direct Sues CDR Fundraising Group for Fraud, Theft of Trade Secrets

Suit says CDR used stolen data in fundraising campaigns for Wounded Warriors and Shriners MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD (Sept. 18, 2018) – Omni Direct, a leader in direct marketing to Hispanic audiences, recently sued CDR Fundraising Group for breach of contract, fraud and misappropriation of trade secrets. The lawsuit alleges that

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May 23, 2018 by John David in Litigation

Cushing Village Partner Granted Limited Injunction Against Toll Brothers in Lawsuit

Starr family contends developer inflated clean-up costs to push them out of project BOSTON (MAY 23, 2018) — Starr Capital Partners, LLC was recently granted a limited preliminary injunction against Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) in its lawsuit against the national home and apartment developer. In 2016, family owned Starr Capital

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April 26, 2018 by John David in Litigation

Lawsuit Continues Against Cooper & Elliott LLC and Manion Stigger LLP

Pinnacle Surety claims attorneys breached fiduciary duty and interfered with business relationship LOUISVILLE, KY (April 26, 2018) – Pinnacle Surety, a professional surety bond agency, today announced that its lawsuit against G. Bruce Stigger, Manion Stigger LLP, Rex H. Eilliott and Cooper & Elliott LLC continues. In a recent ruling,

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March 20, 2018 by John David in Litigation

Franchisee Alleges Fraud in Counterclaim Against Search Firm Sanford Rose Associates

Nebo & Finch, Inc. says executive search firm illegally recorded phone calls, violated wiretapping laws PLANO, Texas (March 20, 2018) – A franchisee of Sanford Rose Associates recently filed a counterclaim in Texas district court that alleges fraud and deceptive trade practices among other charges against the executive search firm.

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