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Petrobras Seeks Circuit Review of Decision on Class Status

By B. Colby Hamilton |

Attorneys for Brazilian energy giant Petrobras are asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sec-ond Circuit to reconsider its order that would largely have allowed the class action suit against it to proceed.

San Francisco 49ers cheerleaders (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Cheerleaders Fail to Score With Billion-Dollar Lawsuit Against NFL

By Katheryn Hayes Tucker |

The NFL has shut down its cheerleaders' lawsuit over their skimpy paychecks.

Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works during a hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.

Delay. Delay. Delay. How Trump's Agencies Want to Kill Rules

By C. Ryan Barber |

Chopping down Washington's "dense thicket of rules, regulations and red tape," as President Donald Trump described it in June, doesn't always come so easily—or quickly. For a number of other regulations, the Trump administration has been playing the delay game.

The Asian American Bar Association of New York, as part of the celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, held a panel discussion on

SDNY Drops Charges in 'London Whale' Case

By B. Colby Hamilton |

The Southern District U.S. Attorney's Office has moved to drop charges against two former JPMorgan Chase & Co. traders in the "London Whale" over concerns about testimony from the whale himself, Bruno Iksil.