Fast Approaching Insurance Deadline Could Trigger Flood Of Lawsuits From Sandy VictimsAn insurance deadline that could limit the options for thousands of Hurricane Sandy victims is quickly approaching and that deadline could bring a flood of lawsuits.
Conn Attorney General George Jepson Says State Isn't Liable For Harm Caused By Newtown Shooting Jepson said families and children affected ``deserve a thoughtful and deliberate examination'' of the tragedy and appropriate public policy responses. But he said the Claims Commissioner's office isn't the appropriate venue.
Yellow Cab Owners Sue Over New Passenger Plan For Livery CabsOwners of New York City's signature yellow cabs sued Wednesday over plans to let livery cars pick up passengers on the street outside the heart of Manhattan, turning to a court on the eve of an expected vote to put the proposal in action.
9/11 Workers Face Deadline For SettlementThousands of 9/11 responders suing NYC over their exposure to toxic WTC dust have until Monday to decide whether to join a legal settlement that could pay them as much as $815 million.