Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 4)

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Court revives suit alleging Apple monopoly on iPhone appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit accusing Apple of having an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday the plaintiffs have the right to sue Apple because they purchased apps directly from the company.

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  2. Many Asian American attorneys, yet few are judges, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | Los Angeles Times

    When Goodwin Liu joined the seven-member California Supreme Court in 2011, he became its fourth sitting member of Asian descent. The number is remarkable.

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  3. Supreme Court to Decide Class Action Waiver IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | JD Supra

    The Supreme Court issued an order today agreeing to hear three cases involving the National Labor Relations Board's holding that class and collective class action waivers violate Section 8 . According to the Board's first decision on the matter in D.R. Horton, an "individual who files a class or collective action regarding wages, hours or working conditions, whether in court or before an arbitrator, seeks to initiate or induce group action and is engaged in conduct protected by Section 7 central to the [NLRA's] purposes."

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  4. Breaking Development: Supreme Court to Rule on Enforceability of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | jdsupra.com

    In August of 2016, we reported that the Ninth Circuit created a deeper circuit-split on whether class action waivers in arbitration agreements violate the National Labor Relations Act with its decision in Morris v. Ernst & Young LLP.

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  5. Study: Asians scarce in top law jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | NWAonline

    When Goodwin Liu joined the seven-member California Supreme Court in 2011, he became its fourth sitting member of Asian descent. The other state supreme courts in the U.S. combined have a handful of Asian justices.

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  6. Victorious Inlet drifters file to vacate salmon ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Peninsula Clarion

    A drift gillnet fishing vessel makes its way out of the mouth of the Kenai River in this July 2016 file photo near Kenai, Alaska. responsibilities in this important fishery, the Proposed Judgment sought by UCIDA is immediately necessary," according to the motion filed by UCIDA on Jan. 7. "It would ensure that the checks and balances guaranteed by the Act - including the requirement to use the best available science, to manage the fishery in accordance with the 10 national standards, and to achieve optimum yield - are provided to UCIDA and the fishery in the short term while NMFS works with the council to produce a new FMP."

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  7. Few Asian-Americans hold top legal jobs, new study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Albany Times Union

    California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu is interviewed in his office in San Francisco, Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. A new study co-authored by Liu, a prominent Asian American judge, finds Asian Americans are well-represented among the nation's attorneys, but still missing from leadership positions in the legal profession.

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  8. Judges rule that lying in court is badRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Cal Coast News

    For 16 years, attorneys for Orange County have argued that social workers who lied to a judge in order to remove children from their mother, were unaware that perjury and providing false evidence was wrong. That was before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit found that the social workers should have known that lying to a judge was wrong.

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  9. Federal circuit court rejects petition challenging FAA aircraft noise initiativeRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Efforts aimed at reducing noise in the skies above Portola Valley, Ladera and Woodside as commercial aircraft head into San Francisco International Airport were dealt a setback recently by a three-judge panel in the U. S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. A related development, however, may give cause for optimism.

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  10. A Theranos Class ActionRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Business Law Prof Blog

    A couple of months ago, investors in Theranos filed a class action complaint seeking damages for fraud and negligent misrepresentation under California law. Theranos is based in California; presumably, the plaintiffs intend to argue that any false statements emanated from California and therefore California law covers even out of state purchases.

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  11. Hemp industry members file legal challenge against DEA's new marijuana extract ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Denver Post

    The hemp industry has taken the DEA to court in the wake of a controversial new rule on marijuana extracts. Denver's Hoban Law Group, representing the Hemp Industries Association, Centuria Natural Foods and RMH Holdings LLC, on Friday filed a judicial review action against the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, alleging the agency overstepped its bounds when enacting a rule establishing coding for marijuana derivatives such as cannabidiol oil .

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  12. Ruling allows upset app users to sue AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A new 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling makes it possible for app purchasers to sue Apple on the claim that the app store monopolizes the iPhone apps market. Upset app buyers say that leads to higher prices for apps.

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  13. Apple App Store anti-trust lawsuit brought back from the deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Neowin.net

    A proposed class-action suit charging Apple with violating United States anti-trust laws has been brought back from the dead yesterday by the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco. The case alleges Apple's famed App Store constitutes a monopoly, and thus the class should be refunded the commission fees Apple charges.

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  14. Ninth Circuit Holds Debtor Must Pay Default Interest Rate in Order to Cure Under Bankruptcy PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | JD Supra

    In a win for secured creditors, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that a debtor who sought to cure a pre-petition default of its loan through its Chapter 11 plan must pay the default rate of interest set forth in the note. In Pacifica L 51 LLC v.

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  15. Federal Court Certifies to the Ninth Circuit the CFPB's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | JD Supra

    On January 3, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California certified for appellate review its August 31, 2016 Order finding that a California-based payday lending company used a "rent-a-tribe" scheme to avoid state usury laws, in violation of the Consumer Financial Protection Act . Enforcement Watch covered the August 31, 2016 Order in this post.

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  16. Peruta Team Asking Supreme Court to Hear AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | AmmoLand

    Edward Peruta and his fellow plaintiffs have decided to have their council petition the Supreme Court to hear an appeal to the last Ninth Circuit decision in The Peruta case. Edward Peruta applied to the San Diego County Sheriff for a permit to carry concealed.

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  17. Apple Gets Legal Setback at the App Store: Antitrust Suit RevivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | FindLaw

    A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit against Apple that alleges the company monopolizes the market for apps that run on its products. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals said that Apple distributes third-party developers' applications directly from its App Store, giving purchasers standing to sue the company under anti-competition laws .

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  18. UPDATE 1-U.S. top court to weigh employee class action agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Reuters

    Jan 13 The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to consider whether companies can head off costly class action lawsuits by forcing employees to give up their right to pursue work-related legal claims in court as a group. The justices took up appeals of three lower court rulings, including one involving global professional services giant Ernst & Young, that dealt with the legality of agreements signed by workers requiring them to arbitrate disputes with their employers individually rather bring class action lawsuits with their coworkers.

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  19. Two Cases Lay Out Second Amendment StakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | The Daily Caller

    President-elect Donald Trump has said he will nominate a replacement for the late Antonin Scalia within two weeks of taking office. That nomination may come none too soon, as two major Second Amendment cases could be argued next fall.

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  20. Court Rules Apple Can Be Sued For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | MediaPost

    The ruling -- issued by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, on Thursday -- renews a legal battle that has haunted Apple for years. Critics have taken issue with the fact that iPhones can only run apps bought from Apple's App Store -- sentiment echoed in Thursday's ruling."

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