Lawyers for the parents of Bartholomew Williams announced Thursday that Cal State trustees agreed to settle a federal wrongful death suit. The university denied any fault or liability.
A judge Thursday rejected a request made by Shelly Sterling for an injunction against husband Donald Sterling following alleged threats made by the Los Angeles Clippers’ co-owner.
Attorneys are appealing a federal decision to dismiss claims that alleged three University of California campuses failed to respond effectively to anti-Semitism displays during events at the schools.
Closing arguments began Tuesday morning in the high-profile wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of the late Michael Jackson against entertainment promoter AEG Live.
An excess number of attorneys working in California could mean lower legal fees for consumers – at least for now.
Testimony is set to begin in a defamation suit by Britney Spears’ ex-manager against her parents.
Defense attorneys for Dr. Conrad Murray could wrap up their case as early as Monday. Murray is accused of involuntary manslaughter in the 2009 death of Michael Jackson, who overdosed on the anesthetic propofol.
Lawyers for the Dodgers and Frank McCourt have filed court papers challenging some of the claims in the lawsuit by Bryan Stow, asking that the request for punitive damages be dismissed.
Courtney Love is being sued by her former lawyers for allegedly defaming them on Twitter.
A state appellate court panel is set Tuesday to hear oral arguments in the case of record producer Phil Spector who was convicted in 2009 of second-degree murder in the shooting death of actress Lana Clarkson.
Vernon plans to hire $500-an-hour lawyers to conduct an ethics review as it struggles to avoid losing its cityhood.
The city of Vernon — population: about 90 — has spent more than $54 million on lawyers in the last five years, as it fights to hang on to its cityhood.
The California Supreme Court appears to have ended the state’s attempt to carry out its first execution in nearly five years.