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The dismissed claims accused Sutter Health of overcharging patients for surgery services.


Data from Los Angeles County Superior Court backs comments from judges and attorneys regarding growing caseloads.



The lawsuit alleges that Nvidia executives misled investors by failing to disclose that its soaring revenues were based not on...


The Center for Biological Diversity and 30 other advocacy groups filed a petition on Monday asking FEMA to amend its regulatio...



Democrats add poison pills to retail theft bills

Jun. 20, 2024
By Malcolm Maclachlan

Negotiations to head off a voter initiative to roll back Proposition 47 appear to have stalled.


The California Civil Rights Department had accused the social media company of systemically paying female employees less than ...



San Diego law firm honored for supporting Navy Reserve

Jun. 20, 2024
By Douglas Saunders Sr.

The all-day event aboard the Midway included demonstrations by military working dogs and a chance to meet members of the Navy ...


Former deputy public defender says lawmakers shouldn't legislate morality.



The decision benefits insureds by giving them flexibility to choose how best to use their insurance assets. It also enables in...


A Closer Look at California Civil Code §1717A: The code ensures that any contract provision that awards attorney’s fees to one...



The Department of Justice (DOJ) has seen record highs in False Claims Act enforcement in 2023, with a focus on healthcare frau...


The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a bump stock modification of a semi-automatic rifle did not convert it to an illegal machine...



A label to inform parents and adolescents that social media has not been proved safe lends credence to a novel legal theory th...


Ontrak founder Terren Peizer, on trial for securities fraud, has claimed he had no reason to believe Cigna was terminating its...



The dismissal comes after it emerged that the minor on whose behalf the case was filed had only held an Epic account for three...


9th Circuit leery of selective prosecution claim

Jun. 19, 2024
By Craig Anderson

U.S. prosecutors want charges reinstated against two accused white supremist protesters. Their lawyer says the government didn...



It's understood to be one of the largest such verdicts in history.


The defense had argued that three causes of action were preempted by federal labor law because their claims are subject to the...



Moez M. Kaba, who represents the law firm, called the complaint "meritless."


What does the PAGA overhaul look like?

Jun. 19, 2024
By Craig Anderson, Malcolm Maclachlan

The deal includes several key changes, such as giving greater leeway for employers to fix problems and limiting the size of pa...



California’s Senate Bill 2 has led to the end of law enforcement careers for approximately 150 officers, either through mandat...


The Supreme Court unanimously decided that the Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine and other parties did not have standing to ch...



There has been no judicial interpretation or construction of the phrase "probable cause" in the context of a direct contest, a...


Women judges have enriched and improved the legal system by bringing their unique experiences and perspectives to the bench.



Many law firms have revised their diversity fellowship programs, which offer summer associate positions and scholarships to di...


Having it all is possible, but it requires defining what it means to you and prioritizing your needs and wants. Taking care of...



Women lawyers report feeling unsupported in their career paths, facing implicit biases that affect their promotion and compens...


The debate over whether U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor should retire has sparked a larger conversation about sexis...



Learn to pivot

Jun. 19, 2024

Women have made significant contributions to the legal profession, bringing new skills, perspectives, and insights into the bo...


How the murder of George Floyd and the rise of the anti-woke movement have impacted the DEI landscape: the importance of stayi...