Boy Scouts, Primary Insurer Reach Tentative $787M Settlement For Those Claiming They Were Sex Abuse VictimsUnder the agreement, insurance company The Hartford will pay $787 million into a fund to be established for child sexual abuse claimants in the Boy Scouts bankruptcy case.
Astros Settle Case Of 2-Year-Old Struck By Foul Ball In 2019, Lawyer SaysThe girl, who is now 4, suffered a skull fracture and brain injury and has been on anti-seizure medication since the incident, an attorney for the family said.
Boy Scouts Of America Reaches $850M Deal With 60,000 Victims Of Child Sex Abuse“After months of intensive negotiations, the debtors have reached resolution with every single official and major creditor constituency in these Chapter 11 cases,” BSA attorneys wrote.
Purdue Pharma Launches Campaign For Users Harmed By Their Opioids To File ClaimsThe drug maker responsible for OxyContin has launched a campaign to tell people harmed by their opioid medication where and how to file claims against the company.
American Airlines Says It Will Share Boeing Proceeds With Workers, But Won't Say How MuchAmerican Airlines officials say the company expects to share some portion of the compensation from a Boeing Co. Max jet grounding settlement with employees.
Southwest Airlines Shares $125M From Boeing Max Jet Settlement With Its EmployeesAfter reaching an agreement with Boeing for financial damages from the Max jets grounding, Southwest Airlines is sharing some $125 million from the settlement with its employees.
Dallas City Council Settles Exxxotica Lawsuit For $650,000The lawsuit made it to the U.S. Court of Appeals in New Orleans, which ruled against the city, paving the way for the settlement agreement.
Infowars To Pay $15K For Unauthorized Pepe The Frog PostersInfowars host Alex Jones on Monday signed his companies' settlement agreement with Pepe's creator, California-based artist Matt Furie.
Atmos Energy, Family Of 12-Year-Old Linda 'Michellita' Rogers Settle Wrongful Death Suit After Deadly 2018 ExplosionThe terms of the settlement have not been revealed, but the attorney for the family of Linda "Michellita" Rogers says the girl's parents are pleased.
Texas Paper's Suit Over Ex-Congressman's Hiring DismissedAn appeals court ruled Thursday that the Victoria Advocate's suit against the Calhoun Port Authority was rendered moot when Blake Farenthold quit his lucrative lobbying job with the port in January.
The Last Slice - Papa John's Founder Schnatter To Resign From BoardPapa John's has reached a settlement agreement with founder John Schnatter that will see him step down from the pizza chain's board.
Neiman Marcus Reaches $1.5M Data Breach SettlementDuring a three-month period in 2013, about 370,000 Neiman Marcus credit cards were accessed by unknown third parties unlawfully, and at least 9,200 were used fraudulently.
North Texas Victims Of Gas Price Gouging During Harvey Can Get Settlement MoneyThe Consumer Protection Division of the Texas Attorney General's Office finalized a settlement with the owner of several Dallas-Fort Worth area gas stations accused of price gouging last year.
Texas Lawmaker Is Newest Member Of HouseRepublican Michael Cloud of Texas has been sworn in as the newest member of Congress, succeeding Blake Farenthold.
45+ Texas Gas Stations Accused Of Harvey Price Gouging SettleFour dozen Texas gasoline stations, most of them in in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, accused of Hurricane Harvey-related price gouging have agreed to issue refunds to purchasers.