Category: In the News

E. Coli Recall Expands

E. Coli Recall Linked to Celery Expands to Over a Dozen States. Original Post by by Tanya Edwards December 2, 2015 A recall that started with an E. coli scare at Costco now spans more than a dozen states and includes 155,000 items such as salad kits, vegetable trays, and other prepared foods. Read More If you or someone… Continue Reading..

Responsibility & Accountability in the Wake of the Butte Fire

Article Updated: October 5, 2015 This month’s Butte fire wrought havoc on the Calaveras County, killing two and laying waste to hundreds of residences. Though there are facts still to be gathered, some information suggests that the tragic Butte fire may have been caused by Pacific Gas & Electric Company power lines in the area.  In fact, one of PG&E’s… Continue Reading..

Ex-Michaels Worker Seeks Class Cert. In Medical Leave Suit

By Kurt Orzeck Law360, Los Angeles (September 16, 2015, 5:21 PM ET) — A breast cancer survivor who claims Michaels Stores Inc. fired her after she applied for medical leave urged a California federal judge on Tuesday to certify a class of 230 disabled workers who she says are similarly situated. In a memorandum supporting her motion for class certification,… Continue Reading..