Latest News for: Litigation funds


Maine town needs $2M to remove a giant mound of toxic carpets

Bangor Daily News 22 Jun 2024
The town learned it was denied the funds in May, Howard said ... The Maine DEP used the litigation funds it won from Steamship Navigation to demolish old buildings on the former rifle range and to clean up some asbestos and lead.

Motley Rice adds new consultant

The Post and Courier 21 Jun 2024
In the continued pursuit of protecting residents, patients, consumers and public funds, litigation firm, Motley Rice LLC has forged a consulting partnership with attorney Markus Green of MG Law & Consulting LLC ... .

Hedge fund talent schools are looking for the perfect trader

The Mercury News 21 Jun 2024
More than a decade ago, hedge fund titan Steve Cohen and his portfolio manager Harry Schwefel sat huddled on SAC Capital’s busy trading floor ... The behemoths of the hedge fund world simply don’t have enough star traders to share around.

Judge tosses legal challenges to shelved New York City congestion pricing plan

Newsday 21 Jun 2024
The first-in-the-nation congestion pricing plan would have charged most vehicles $15 for driving below 60th Street in Manhattan, with the goal of reducing traffic, improving air quality and generating funding for transit investments.

Appeals Court Blocks Firm Founded By FAMU Grads From Awarding Grants To Black Women

Florida Sentinel Bulletin 20 Jun 2024
CEO, Fearless Fund, FAMU Grad ... The court ordered a federal court in Georgia to enter a preliminary injunction, effectively halting the fund’s grant application process while the case continues to be litigated.

Explaining the lawsuit against South Dakota’s abortion-rights ballot measure

Argus Leader 20 Jun 2024
The court fight started June 13, when the Life Defense Fund filed a lawsuit in state court ... According to the Life Defense Fund, the end result of all that lawmaking and litigating is that the original 2018 law still stands.

EPA: New standards will reduce PFAS toxin in drinking water, save thousands of lives

Springfield News-Leader 20 Jun 2024
The National League of Cities, an advocacy organization that represents nearly 20,000 American municipalities and towns, has pointed to litigation against PFAS polluters as one of several ways to fund remediation efforts.

Sir Alan Bates hits out at Post Office ‘incompetence’ after data breach

Computer Weekly 20 Jun 2024
Group litigation against Post Office being prepared in Horizon dispute ... Post Office faces group litigation over Horizon IT as subpostmasters fund class action ... 1,000 subpostmasters apply to join IT-related group litigation against Post Office.

Fate of a Sport Streaming: Watch & Stream Online via Hulu

Coming Soon 19 Jun 2024
PC Credit. Hulu. Fate of a Sport, directed by Michael Doneger, is a documentary that premiered in 2022 ... The film narrates the struggles as�the brothers�strive to gather funds, attract star athletes, and fight litigation to change the course of lacrosse.

Arcadia Finance Announces Launch of New Litigation Funding Firm

Business Wire 18 Jun 2024
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arcadia Finance, a new litigation funding firm focused on commercial ...

Uncertainty around litigation funding must not be swept under the rug (Stewarts Law LLP)

Public Technologies 18 Jun 2024
) In an article first written for The Yorkshire Post, partner Stuart Carson stressed the importance of litigation funding ...

Silver Bull Files Memorial in Claim Against Mexico

ACCESSWIRE 18 Jun 2024
Silver Bull is financially supported by Bench Walk Advisors LLC via a Litigation Funding Agreement ("LFA") for up to US$9.5 million to finance the case and the running of the Company.

Newron Pharmaceuticals 2024 Investor Day on June 25, 2024, in New York City

Pharmiweb 18 Jun 2024
These factors include (without limitation) (1) uncertainties in the discovery, development or marketing of products, including without limitation difficulties in enrolling clinical trials, negative ...

Wisconsin Supreme Court will hear a challenge to governor’s 400-year school funding veto

The Associated Press 17 Jun 2024
Tony Evers' partial veto locking in a school funding increase for the next 400 years. The Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Litigation ...