Comcast can’t force a former customer in Georgia to arbitrate class claims alleging the company improperly accessed his consumer report because they don’t relate to his previous contract, the Northern District of Georgia said.
Lineage Cell Therapeutics Inc., Broadwood Capital Inc., and former directors of Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc. were hit with a Delaware lawsuit claiming they forced a self-dealing merger between the two drug companies.
An Archer Daniels Midland Co. subsidiary and another top U.S. peanut sheller fired back at price-fixing claims in the Eastern District of Virginia, saying there’s no conspiracy, just a conspiracy theory.
A proposed class suit against Spectrum Brands Inc. over allegedly dangerous hot rollers can stay in federal court because the amount at issue is more than $5 million, the Western District of Pennsylvania said.
Riddell Inc. and parent company BRG Sports Inc. won dismissal of claims by 54 former professional football players alleging they suffer from neurological disorders from concussions sustained during their careers.