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Podhurst Orseck Braces for ‘Long Fight’ With Mazda Podhurst Orseck Braces for ‘Long Fight’ With Mazda
Posted on February 20, 2020

“Even the most safe and attentive drivers will not be able to avoid the repercussions from this particular defect because it malfunctions through no fault of the driver,” said Lea P. Bucciero of Podhurst Orseck in Miami, who’s teamed with Ricardo M. Martinez-Cid to represent plaintiffs bringing a putative class action lawsuit against Mazda Motor […]

South Florida Business Journal: How this South Florida company took a Chinese firm to court and won South Florida Business Journal: How this South Florida company took a Chinese firm to court and won
Posted on November 20, 2019

By Ashley Portero – Reporter, South Florida Business Journal A South Florida circuit board distributor that claimed a Chinese manufacturer knowingly committed fraud and engaged in unlawful conduct to hijack some of its clients emerged victorious in a recent court battle. Fort Lauderdale-based Circuitronix, was able to pursue the case due to a contract provision […]

Daily Business Review: How Miami attorneys negotiated $57M preliminary settlement with Volkswagen Daily Business Review: How Miami attorneys negotiated $57M preliminary settlement with Volkswagen
Posted on November 20, 2019

“Both sides have something to gain by settling, and both sides have something to lose by continuing to litigate,” said Matthew Weinshall of Podhurst Orseck in Miami, who worked with Peter Prieto and Alissa Del Riego to negotiate the preliminary agreement. By Raychel Lean| August 02, 2019 at 03:01 PM Miami Podhurst Orseck attorneys Peter Prieto, Matthew Weinshall […]

Law360: Atlantic salmon farmers snagged in US cartel probe Law360: Atlantic salmon farmers snagged in US cartel probe
Posted on November 20, 2019

By Matthew Perlman Law360 (November 15, 2019, 5:53 PM EST) — Following raids from European enforcers earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division has opened a criminal investigation into allegations of collusion in the Atlantic salmon farming industry. Norwegian producers of farmed salmon Grieg Seafood ASA, SalMar ASA, Lerøy Seafood Group ASA […]

Law360: GM and other automakers can’t shake Takata Air bag case Law360: GM and other automakers can’t shake Takata Air bag case
Posted on May 06, 2019

May 6, 2019 UMV: 1,536,967 By Nathan Hale Law360 (May 6, 2019, 6:05 PM EDT) — A group of automakers, including General Motors and Fiat Chrysler, fell short Friday on attempts to escape consumers’ economic damages claims against them in multidistrict litigation over the use of defective Takata Corp. air bags, but won assurances they […]