RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina appeals court should keep alive a five-year-old lawsuit because it increases the pressure on Duke Energy Corp. to clean up groundwater contaminated by its coal ash pits, environmental lawyers argued Thursday. The Charlotte-based ...Read More »
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — About 5,500 faculty will be represented in a class-action lawsuit alleging two prestigious North Carolina medical schools conspired to depress their wages by agreeing not to poach professors from each other. U.S. District Judge Catherine Eagles ...Read More »
Over the years, Sidebar has written about all kind of litigation financing angles, from high-interest loans to personal injury plaintiffs and housewives divorcing wealthy husbands to funding multimillion-dollar lawsuits as an investment vehicle. Courts used to look upon such arrangements ...Read More »
A dispute over parking in The Arlington—the pink, 24-story condo building in Charlotte’s South End neighborhood—has resulted in a temporary restraining order being issued against the association representing property owners in the building. Following an April 7 hearing, Mecklenburg County ...
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