Feinerman ruled in suits consolidated in multidistrict litigation. The defendants were the Kraft Heinz Co., Albertsons Companies, Supervalu Inc., Target Corp., Wal-Mart Stores Inc., ICCO-Cheese Co. and Publix Super Markets. Feinerman said the plaintiffs could filed amended complaints. … [Read more...] about Judge tosses suits over ‘100 percent grated parmesan cheese’ label, sees ambiguity
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That pattern is reflected in local arrest rates. CBS-DFW got their hands on ICE records, showing a massive spike. 2586 undocumented immigrants were cuffed in north Texas from January through May 2016. That number jumped to 4969 throughout the same months in 2017. That’s almost double. … [Read more...] about Immigrants Living in ‘Pure Fear’ After Arrests Spike by Almost 100 Percent in One Area
Still, McConnell has the nerve to further distinguish the current situation from what happened with Garland. While Democrats are expected to force the Senate to confirm Garland by a 60-vote supermajority, he claims the Republicans never threatened to do that with Garland. Of course Republicans didn’t do this, because they didn’t have to! By controlling the Senate Judiciary Committee, they were able to ensure that Garland’s nomination never made it to a vote at all. Republicans didn’t have to make threats or force challenges to anything, because all they had to do was ignore the situation and wait for it to go away. Democrats don’t have a majority, so they don’t have that option. They’re pushing for a 60-vote requirement because that’s all they can do. … [Read more...] about McConnell Has a Lot of Nerve Scolding Democrats for Plan to Block Gorsuch, Even if He’s Right
The vast majority of lawyers do not manage to consistently write eight billable hours a day. Utilization—billable time as a percentage of the target—is typically at 90 percent or below. In almost every law firm we know, there is time not used to work on client matters. What if we could monetize these idle hours? That would instantly create a significant boost in profit. … [Read more...] about Start monetizing those unused (discountable) billable hours
"It was definitely the reason she had people running against her in a primary," a Republican operative aligned with Roby told the Examiner. "She reacted the way she reacted but has done smart things since then to close the gap. I've talked to Trump people, and she's not one he's going to hold a grudge on." … [Read more...] about Memories of Opposing Trump Live Long, Hard for Rep. Roby in Ala.