Practices


Federal Judge Blocks Efforts to Restore Nursing Home Patients’ Rights

April 6, 2017 - Beasley Allen principal Ben Locklar returns to the Beasley Allen Report this week to share the important implications to patients of a new rule issued in September by the Centers for... Read More


Bill aims to improve incentives, protections for IRS whistleblowers

March 31, 2017 - A bi-partisan bill introduced to the Senate Wednesday proposes two key measures to improve the IRS whistleblower program. Read More


Home Depot agrees to $25 million settlement resolving banks’ data breach claims

March 10, 2017 - Home Depot has agreed to resolve a putative class action brought against it by financial institutions with a proposed $25 million settlement and a promise to strengthen its data security... Read More


New York Court denies NFL bid to dismiss individual concussion suit

February 21, 2017 - At the end of last month, the National Football League (NFL) released its injury data for the 2016 football season. Last year, the NFL recorded that 244 concussions occurred in practices... Read More


Volkswagen 3.0-liter settlement explained

February 2, 2017 - Based on the type of car and model year, vehicle owners will be able to redeem their cars for payouts ranging from $7,000 to $14,000. The settlements, which are still subject to court... Read More


Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche 3.0-liter settlements to compensate consumers, hold VW accountable for emissions conduct

February 1, 2017 - Class and government settlements provide substantial cash payments to fully compensate owners and lessees, ensure vehicles no longer illegally pollute environment. Read More


EPA finds undisclosed emissions cheating software in Fiat Chrysler cars and trucks

January 13, 2017 - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Thursday that it is looking into emissions-control software in more than 100,000 diesel-powered Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram pickup... Read More


VW pleads guilty to criminal allegations, agrees to $4.3 billion in penalties

January 10, 2017 - Volkswagen AG and the U.S. government are nearing an agreement in which the German automaker would plead guilty to criminal misconduct for its emissions scandal and pay $4.3 billion in... Read More


Beasley Allen named to Executive Committee in Wells Fargo ERISA litigation

November 30, 2016 - Lawyers at Beasley Allen have been appointed to the Executive Committee in litigation filed on behalf of Wells Fargo employees claiming that the bank’s fake-account scandal is... Read More


Beasley Allen joins other firms in filing class action alleging additional VW emissions cheats

November 11, 2016 - Beasley Allen has joined with additional law firms to file a new class action lawsuit after it was revealed that Volkswagen used an emissions cheat device in Audi vehicles equipped with... Read More


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