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Ridiculous Lawsuit Alert: The $1.5 Million Fast Food Napkin?

Featured Story, Spotlight Stories | April 16, 2014 09:56 am

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Next time you find yourself trying to break the ice, try out this knee-slapping one-liner: A man walks into a McDonald’s and attempts to sue for $1.5M because he was only given one napkin. What, not ROFLing? That’s because this is no joke—it’s an actual lawsuit against one of America’s largest fast-food restaurants, which has…

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Escort Services, Alligator Farms and Other Fishy Gulf Oil Spill Settlement Claims

Featured Story, Spotlight Stories | April 9, 2014 09:56 am

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What are some signs that something fishy may be going on with the BP Gulf Oil spill settlement fund? How about: A $173,000 payout to an adult escort service that BP said was filed with unsigned and undated financial records? Or, $23.1 million paid to an alligator farm that earned profits the year of the…

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Little League Coach Sues Player Over Celebratory Helmet Toss

Featured Story, Spotlight Stories | April 8, 2014 09:56 am

A little leaguer who threw his helmet in the air to celebrate after scoring a winning run is now being sued by his former coach.  The coach alleges the helmet tore his Achilles’ tendon and is suing for $500,000 (although he thought his attorney was only asking for $20,000). This coach went on Fox News…

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Faces of Lawsuit Abuse Wins Four Internet Advertising Awards

In the News | April 2, 2014 09:56 am

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We are pleased to announce that the Faces of Lawsuit Abuse national public awareness campaign has been awarded four separate Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards from the Web Marketing Association. A major goal of the Faces campaign is to engage citizens across America via social media, which is why it is an honor to have…

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Parents Sue Over Son’s Lack of LAX Playing Time

In the News | April 1, 2014 09:56 am

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The parents of a former Texas high school lacrosse player are suing a lacrosse academy and a half dozen coaches, alleging that they conspired to keep their son – now a college freshman – on the bench after they refused to send their son to the camp.

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Judge Tosses Suit From Volunteer Who Wanted to Get Paid

In the News | March 31, 2014 09:56 am

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A lawsuit from a volunteer at the 2013 MLB All-Star Game who wanted to be paid was dismissed by a judge.

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Watch Repairman Threatens Lawsuit Over Negative Yelp Review

In the News | March 27, 2014 09:56 am

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Some business owners ignore negative Yelp reviews. Some respond to customers and try to fix the problem. Apparently, some business owners choose a different path — to threaten the reviewers with a lawsuit. As the New York Post reports, “Matt Brand gave Ron Gordon Watch Repair on Madison Avenue two stars in a (Yelp) review…

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Playboy Model Sues After Golf-Stunt-Off-Her-Bottom Goes Very Wrong

Uncategorized | March 18, 2014 09:56 am

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Hopefully Playboy model Liz Dickson has learned her lesson: Never let someone tee off on a golf ball from your derrière. That lesson, however, came too late, and Dickson is suing for a golf tournament stunt that allegedly went very wrong. Dickson, who won the title of 2011 Girl of Playboy Golf, has filed a lawsuit after…

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WATCH: California Man Flagged for Filing Frivolous Lawsuits at Taxpayer Expense

Uncategorized | March 13, 2014 09:56 am

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News10 Sacramento reports on a local man who has been “flagged” by the California court system for filing frivolous lawsuits.  News10 reports that he has “repeatedly gained free access to the courts by concealing his income and assets”: Raghvendra “Raj” Singh, 51, has sued the Sacramento Police Department for towing his parked car on a…

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