30, Jan 2015 - Los Angeles, CA Alan Jackson, former Los Angeles County Assistant Head Deputy District Attorney, has joined noted c
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Law Firm of Mark J. Werksman, established in 1994 and exclusively dedicated to criminal defense (with an emphasis on the most serious white collar matters) in all California state courts and Federal courts nationwide, is pleased to announce the addition of renowned attorney Alan Jackson to our firm. "Since leaving the Los Angeles County District ...
28, Jan 2015 - Federal judge blocks California's ban on foie gras
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Foie gras can go back on the menu in California after a federal judge on Wednesday overturned the state's ban on the sale of the fatty duck and goose liver.
28, Jan 2015 - End to California foie gras ban sends chefs, activists scrambling
By Lisa Baertlein and Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As chefs in California hurried to stock their kitchens with newly legal foie gras, animal rights activists on Thursday protested a federal judge's decision overturning the state's two-year ban on sales of the fatty liver of ducks and geese. Chefs said they were scrambling to line up shipments from outside California while activists ...
27, Jan 2015 - Los Angeles, CA Darren Sharper due in court in Los Angeles, faces extradition to New Orleans
Former Saints star Darren Sharper is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday (Jan. 27) in California for a hearing on rape charges in Los Angeles, and could soon be on his way to Louisiana to face federal charges in connection with...
27, Jan 2015 - Los Angeles, CA Feds order California drugmaker to shut down
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A federal court has issued an injunction shutting down a Southern California drugmaker accused of violating the law in the manufacturing and distribution of dietary supplements. Health One Pharmaceuticals Inc. agreed to shut down immediately and take steps to comply with federal law, the ...
27, Jan 2015 - Los Angeles, CA Medbox, Inc. Founder Comments On Lawsuit Filing
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- via PRWEB - P. Vincent Mehdizadeh -- Founder and Majority Shareholder of Medbox, Inc. (OTCQB: MDBX) -- commented on the recent lawsuit commenced in California Central District Court ...
11, Oct 2014 - Riverside, CA Two convicted in California of conspiring to join al Qaeda
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Two men accused of seeking to join al Qaeda and training to carry out attacks on U.S. military bases and personnel in the Middle East were convicted on federal charges in California Thursday after a trial of more than six weeks, prosecutors said. A U.S. District Court jury in Riverside, California, found Sohiel Omar Kabir, 36, guilty of conspiring to ...
11, Oct 2014 - Riverside, CA Hilary Potashner appointed federal public defender for L.A. region
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has appointed a career public defender to the post of federal public defender for the Central District of California, which is based in Los Angeles.
09, Oct 2014 - Sirius, VirnetX, Hershey, Sauce: Intellectual Property
In a ruling against Sirius XM Holdings Inc., a federal judge in Los Angeles said that a California law covering ownership of the copyrights to pre-1972 sound recordings didn’t limit the owners’ rights to control public performances of the works.
05, Apr 2014 - Court clears way for Newhall Ranch project to proceed
A panel of a California appellate court finds that an environmental impact report adequately analyzed the project's potential effect on flora and fauna. A state appellate court on Thursday cleared away a legal obstacle standing in the way of plans to build a community of 60,000 residents about 35 miles north of Los Angeles.
04, Apr 2014 - Los Angeles, CA L.A.'s top federal prosecutor nominated to serve as U.S. district judge
President Obama nominates U.S. Atty. Andre Birotte, who oversaw investigation of L.A. County jails, to federal bench. Andre Birotte Jr., the chief federal prosecutor in Los Angeles, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, the White House announced Thursday.
03, Apr 2014 - Obama taps L.A.'s top federal prosecutor for district court bench
André Birotte Jr., the chief federal prosecutor in Los Angeles, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, the White House announced Thursday.
03, Apr 2014 - US Attorney In Los Angeles Nominated For Judgeship
President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated a U.S. attorney from Southern California to become a federal District Court judge.
02, Apr 2014 - Riverside, CA San Bernardino, Calpers, cite progress in bankruptcy talks
RIVERSIDE, CA, March 13 (Reuters) - Bankrupt San Bernardino and its biggest creditor, the California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers), said on Thursday they had made substantial progress in recent negotiations over how much the city will pay the pension fund as part of any bankruptcy package. The California city, 75 miles east of Los Angeles, has been in court-ordered mediation ...