UC Berkeley Settles Lawsuit Over Cancellation Of Conservative Speakers On CampusThe University of California, Berkeley has agreed to consider changes to its policy on major campus events as part of a settlement in a lawsuit over student access to conservative speakers.
Cancer Case Plaintiff Continues Crusade Against MonsantoA Bay Area man who won a groundbreaking lawsuit against Monsanto spoke out in Berkeley Wednesday night after accepting a reduced award in court.
SF Supes Pay $14.5 Million To Woman Paralyzed By Falling Tree LimbSan Francisco supervisors approved a $14.5 million settlement for Emma Zhou who was paralyzed from the waist down when she was struck by a heavy tree limb at a park.
Settlement In Lawsuit Over Cancer-Causing Dioxin Runoff From PG&E Utility PolesPG&E has agreed to identify storage yards with treated poles and implement technologies to reduce toxic dioxin runoff to levels that pose lower risk to human health and wildlife.
Oakland Pays $12 Million To Motorcyclist Hit By Police SUVOakland city officials have agreed to pay $12 million to a motorcyclist who lost a leg and was badly hurt when struck by a police vehicle that allegedly ran a red light.
Settlement Reached In Vallejo PD 'Gone Girl' Kidnapping Defamation CaseA settlement has been reached in a defamation lawsuit over a kidnapping that Vallejo Police at one point publicly called a hoax, according to CBS Sacramento.
San Francisco Landlords Unsafely Housing Veterans Agree To Pay $2M SettlementTwo San Francisco landlords accused of cramming veterans into illegal and unsafe housing in the Bayview agree to pay $2 million settlement.
San Jose And Santa Clara Agree To Settle Dispute Over New DevelopmentsThe cities of San Jose and Santa Clara have reached a settlement over disputes related to proposed large developments in their respective cities.
Fremont Condo That Didn't Allow Kids To Play Outside Must Rescind Rule, Pay Tenants $800KFamilies in Fremont have scored a huge legal victory after they sued their condo complex because it wouldn't let their kids play outside.
Partial Settlement Reached In Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse CaseA partial settlement has been reached with the owner and property manager of a Berkeley apartment for the deaths of six students when a balcony collapsed.
Nissan To Pay $97 Million In Proposed Airbag SettlementNissan would pay $97.68 million under a proposed settlement with vehicle owners affected by the Takata air bag recalls.