FBI raid adds to Donald Trump’s litany of legal woes

Donald Trump cried foul on Monday after FBI agents searched his residence at the Mar-a-Lago club in Florida, while his fellow Republicans have rushed to defend him as a victim of judicial persecution. The execution of a search warrant at the former president’s home has highlighted the extent of the legal troubles that have engulfed … Read more

Credit Suisse steps up $440 million legal dispute with SoftBank

(Reuters) — Credit Suisse Group AG has applied to the English High Court to initiate formal legal proceedings against Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp. over a $440 million dispute, a source familiar with the matter said Thursday. Switzerland’s second-largest bank is trying to recover funds that Greensill Capital, a defunct finance firm, had lent to Katerra, a SoftBank-backed U.S. construction group … Read more

Law Requires Fla. Insurers to Report Plaintiff Legal Fees, But Data Not There

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! At a recent workshop held by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation, a claims specialist for USAA summed up the conundrum that property insurers are about to face when asked to report the other side’s legal fees in claims disputes. “We’re not privileged to know what … Read more

Punjab CM to discuss legal guarantee to MSP, farm debt at NITI Aayog meet

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said he will raise several issues, including a legal guarantee to the minimum support price (MSP) for crops and farm debt, at the NITI Aayog governing council meeting in Delhi on Sunday. Speaking to reporters here on Saturday, Mann slammed his predecessors Charanjit Singh Channi and Amarinder … Read more

Would-be top legal officers appear to … um … break the law

Making sure you are following your state’s laws would seem to be a good idea if you are running for attorney general, but a couple of candidates for the office in Massachusetts appear to have fallen short of the ideal. After an inquiry by the Boston Globe, the campaigns of Democratic candidates Andrea Campbell and … Read more

PM to address inaugural session of District Legal Services Authorities

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he will be addressing the inaugural session of the first All India District Legal Services Authorities meeting at 10 a.m. The Prime Minister and DLSAs will deliberate on different aspects relating to the judiciary and ensuring justice for all, he added. “At 10 AM, … Read more

6 legal disputes affecting the mortgage industry this year

After it was accused of raiding talent from two of its competitors, Ohio-based CrossCountry is suing one of its accusers, Guild Mortgage, for allegedly persuading a departing employee to divert loans and information before leaving the firm. This comes after a previous lawsuit last October in which Guild sued CrossCountry over an alleged raid of … Read more

Florida OIR Says Insurers Spent $3B on Legal Defense, 21 Insurers on Watch List

In 2021, Florida’s domestic property insurers spent more than $3 billion on legal defense costs and containment – double the figure reported in 2016. That’s one jaw-dropping but not surprising takeaway from the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation’s recently posted Property Insurance Stability Report. The report also shows that Florida’s share of homeowners claims litigation … Read more

India should give fair legal treatment to Vivo, OPPO, Xiaomi: Chinese media

As the Indian probe agencies tighten the noose around Chinese smartphone makers like Vivo, OPPO and Xiaomi, the Chinese state-run media has said that the companies should not give up using legal weapons to defend their legitimate rights. If the Indian legislation system really fails them, it will be … Read more

Tesla Loses Out as Elon Musk Girds for Another Legal Battle

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Since its CEO offered to buy Twitter, the carmaker has lost nearly $332 billion of market value. Author of the article: Publishing date: Jul 13, 2022  •  12 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content (Bloomberg) — Tesla bulls rejoiced last week when Elon Musk sought … Read more