Dispute Over Fees in $2.87B Judgment Against Cuban Government

A recent DBR story, “Miami Attorneys Fight Over Fees in $2.87B Award Against Cuba” reports that two Miami attorneys and former friends are locked in a fierce battle over who should receive legal fees from a $2.87 billion judgment against the Cuban government on behalf of a Cuban man who was driven to suicide by […]

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$4.75M in Red Bull Class Action Settlement

Attorneys to receive $4.75M in Red Bull class action settlement FOLEY SQUARE, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – Red Bull has agreed to a $13 million settlement in a class action lawsuit that came about from its allegedly false advertising of Red Bull having more benefits than coffee. Benjamin Careathers, David Wolf and Miguel Almaraz sued Red […]

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Bank Of America Case Worth It All

MIAMI — In what may be the largest civil judgment ever against the Cuban government, a Miami-Dade judge on Friday awarded more than $1 billion to a Homestead man who blamed Fidel Castro and Ernesto ”Che” Guevara for driving his father to suicide in 1959. ”What the defendants did was torture this family and tear […]

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Bank Of America Case Worth it all

Friday’s $410 million settlement of a class action lawsuit against Bank of America “validates everything I have been working for,” Miami attorney Jeremy Alters says. The win comes at a critical time for Alters, who, just a few months ago, acknowledged cash flow problems because of the large expense of tackling national class action cases. […]

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Chinese Drywall Has Left Tens of Thousands of Homeowners Out of Options

Liao leans back in his insulated guard booth in front of a massive factory 69 miles southeast of Beijing. It’s November 30, and a cold front has blown in off the Bohai Gulf. Liao lights a cheap cigarette and stares for a minute at the buildings. Bulky columns of pale smoke billow into bracing air. […]

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Teen disfigured in accident gets $17.5 million

Bucks County girl, family settle lawsuit with insurance company of driver who ran over her head. The family of a Bucks County teen who was run over by a sport utility vehicle on a Florida beach two years ago has reached a $17.5 million settlement with the driver’s insurance company, the family’s attorney said this […]

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