Retired California Superior Court judges won a second chanceat challenging a cap on the amount of time they can participate in a program assigning them to fill judicial vacancies Wednesday when a state appellate court said their suit isn’t barred.
A group of producers and writers from “The Walking Dead” can proceed on claims that AMC Film Holdings LLC breached the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, and induced a breach of their contracts by withholding certain profits from the hit series, a judge in Los Angeles said.
The National Pork Producers Council and the American Farm Bureau Federation lost a challenge to California’s ban on the sale of “whole pork” meat that doesn’t comply with the state’s Farm Animal Confinement Initiative, known as Proposition 12.
Activision Blizzard Inc., a video game maker coping with an employee revolt over claims of sexual harassment and discrimination, has hired Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr to investigate its corporate culture.
Seaboard Marine Ltd. convinced a federal judge in Florida to dismiss 17 of 18 relatives from a lawsuit that alleges the ocean transportation company is violating the Libertad Act by using property that had been confiscated from the family by the Cuban government during the Fidel Castro regime.