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Facebook sues lawyers for deceit and malicious prosecution for representing Ceglia
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2014

DLA Piper and a group of law firms are accused of conspiring "to file and prosecute a fraudulent lawsuit" on behalf of Paul Ceglia who fabricated


FTC shuts down company that made $2.5 million masquerading as Facebook & Microsoft
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2014

A court granted the FTC's motion to "shut down a company that scammed computer users by tricking them into paying hundreds of dollars for technical


BYOD ruling requires employers to reimburse for work-related calls
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2014

How will BYOD other than cell phones be impacted by a California court ruling that "when employees must use their personal cell phones for


Google search results protected by the First Amendment
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • December 2 2014

A Judge agreed with Google that "search results were protected by the First Amendment and could not be penalized" in spite of claims that Google


Immigration enforcement
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2008

Shipley Do-Nut Flour and Supply Company, based in Houston, as well as its president and 3 managers, pleaded guilty to criminal immigration violations, including conspiracy to harbor illegal aliens, and hiring or continuing to hire illegal aliens


Supreme Court limits CERCLA arranger liability and breathes life into divisibility defenses
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2009

In an 8-1 decision with broad implications for CERCLA cleanups, in Burlington N. & S. F. R. Co. v. United States, the U.S. Supreme Court (i) clarified the meaning of "arrange for disposal" under section 107 of CERCLA by ruling that it includes an intent requirement - the arranger is not liable if it did not intend to dispose of the materials, and (2) clarified the level of proof needed to demonstrate divisibility of harm and thereby avoid joint and several liability at multi-party Superfund sites


Reduce litigation costs during the discovery process
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • June 4 2009

Each day seems to bring more bad economic news


Increased FLSA lawsuit trend expected to continue
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2010

The FLSA is an old law creating new headaches for employers


U.S. Fifth Circuit vacates EPA's disapproval of Texas's flexible permit program
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2012

In a split decision, a panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held on Monday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) rejection of Texas' Flexible Permit program (Program) in 2010 violated the federal Clean Air Act (CAA


Federal law proposed to require warrants for GPS data
  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2013

Privacy of GPS data location in the US may improve if Congress passes the proposed bill that would require court-order search warrants before law