Report: Boy Scouts Of America Considering BankruptcyThe Irving-based Boy Scouts of America is considering bankruptcy as sexual abuse lawsuits pile up, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
USA Gymnastics Files For Bankruptcy In Bid To Ensure SurvivalUSA Gymnastics faces 100 lawsuits representing 350 athletes in various courts across the country who blame the group for failing to supervise Larry Nassar, a team doctor accused of molesting them.
Thousands Of Flooded-Out Houstonians Suing Army Corps Claiming Land SeizureAs many as 10,000 home and business owners are suing the federal government alleging the decision to open the dams constitutes a government land seizure.
Former Rowlett Mayor Blames 'Disgruntled Former' Employees For Allegations Of Sexual HarassmentThe former mayor of Rowlett defended the city Friday, denying what he called “inflammatory” allegations in lawsuits filed this week by two former employees.
That's Cheating! Video-Game Companies Suing Crooked PlayersRogue online gamers have designed, sold or used computer code to crush competitors playing the popular "Fortnite" survival video game, spoiling the experience and the creator's profit potential, the game's maker charges in a series of lawsuits.
Lawsuits Over Back Pay By Dallas Police And Firefighters Could Be Settled TuesdayThe city has agreed to settle four of six lawsuits by 1,700 police officers and firefighters.
Supreme Court Opens Term With New Trump Nominee In PlaceThe justices will hear important cases that touch on gay rights and religious freedoms, the polarized American electorate, the government's ability to track people without search warrants, employees' rights to band together over workplace disputes and states' rights to allow betting on professional and college sporting events.
Takata Asks Bankruptcy Judge To Halt Air Bag LawsuitsAuto parts supplier Takata is asking a Delaware bankruptcy judge for an injunction prohibiting three governments from prosecuting lawsuits involving the company's lethally defective air bag inflators.
Three Lawsuits Allege Foot-Dragging By Fox On HarassmentThree new lawsuits Monday allege racial discrimination or sexual harassment at Fox News, deepening the network's legal woes.
Supreme Court Leaves $1B NFL Concussion Settlement In PlaceThe Supreme Court has rejected challenges to the estimated $1 billion plan by the NFL to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.
Texas Lawmakers Champion Local Control, But Reign Over CitiesTexas leaders have sued the federal government dozens of times for what they contend are policies that infringe on local control and states' rights. But when cities have attempted to pass laws on issues state lawmakers have moved to quash those efforts.
Hundreds Of West Fertilizer Plant Explosion Lawsuits Will ContinueHundreds of lawsuits over a fertilizer plant explosion in West will continue, even after an agreement was reached in the first group of cases. Attorneys for the group would not say how the decision might affect the other lawsuits.