November 27, 2022

Who will represent the firm behind the ‘Panama Papers’?

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By Nell Gluckman, From The Am Law Daily Mossack Fonseca, the Panamanian law firm whose internal documents fueled a year-long investigation into offshore hidden wealth by more than 100 news organizations, is unlikely to get out of this hole without some help. But the firm, which boasts over 500 staff in offices as far flung […]

US: 11th Circuit targets Public Interest in Rosa Parks case

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By Katheryn Hayes Tucker, From Daily Report In an opinion that reads like a biography, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit used Rosa Parks’ starring role in the civil rights movement to justify ruling against a nonprofit corporation that owns her name and likeness. The court held that the nonprofit cannot pursue […]

Ruling near on dismissal motion in Target data breach

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By Amanda Bronstad, From The National Law Journal A federal judge in Minnesota is set to decide whether to dismiss lawsuits filed by Target Corp.’s customers over its massive data breach last year. U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson is overseeing about 140 lawsuits filed over the breach, which compromised personal information and credit card numbers […]