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Daily Business Review: Litigation Department of the Year: Podhurst Orseck Daily Business Review: Litigation Department of the Year: Podhurst Orseck
Posted on October 13, 2020

The Miami litigation boutique serves as lead counsel in the case for 120,000 vehicle owners alleging Volkswagen’s defective suspension system was to blame for vehicles running through tires quickly in models build from 2009 to 2017. A $57 million preliminary settlement was drafted with the firm’s Peter Prieto, Matthew Weinshall and Alissa Del Riego representing […]

Despite Diversity Focus, Fraction of MDL Leadership Posts Go to Non  Anglo Attorneys Despite Diversity Focus, Fraction of MDL Leadership Posts Go to Non Anglo Attorneys
Posted on August 24, 2020

An analysis shows very little progress in ethnic diversity of MDL leadership teams with an average of 5% of appointments going to attorneys who identified as “nonwhite” on plaintiffs teams created from 2016 to 2019. By Amanda Bronstad I August 17, 2020 at 01:18 PM I The original version of this story was published on […]

Daily Business Review: Podhurst Orseck joins stalking suit against actor Danny Masterson, Scientology church Daily Business Review: Podhurst Orseck joins stalking suit against actor Danny Masterson, Scientology church
Posted on August 20, 2019

Miami attorneys Ricardo Martinez-Cid and Lea Bucciero are collaborating with Philadelphia lawyer Brian Kent of Laffey, Bucci, & Kent and others in pursuing claims against the Hollywood actor and church. By Zach Schlein| August 16, 2019 at 06:22 PM   Two Miami lawyers are providing counsel in an invasion-of-privacy and stalking complaint against the Church of Scientology and “That […]

Law360: Claims agent defends new rules in NFL concussion deal Law360: Claims agent defends new rules in NFL concussion deal
Posted on May 06, 2019

May 6, 2019 UMV: 1,536,967 By Ryan Boysen Law360 (May 6, 2019, 4:22 PM EDT) — The claims administrator for the NFL’s landmark concussion settlement has come out in defense of new medical rules that sparked opposition from players’ attorneys, calling them only tweaks that will help claims “glide through” the process and further underscoring […]