Kendall Heebink

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PRA Health Sciences Sued over Merger with ICON

Michael Birdsall filed suit against PRA Health Sciences, Inc. and its Board of Directors over claims that the company had provided misleading information to its shareholders regarding their merger with Ireland-based pharmaceutical company ICON on...

Centene Employees Sue, Alleging FLSA Violations

Two employees of Centene Management Company (CMC) are suing the company over allegations that they knowingly failed to pay them the correct overtime wage over a period of 3 years. The plaintiffs, Laeartha Banks and...

SEC Says Healthcare Company Premier Fraudulently Acquired Investors

On Wednesday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged a New Jersey-based healthcare company, Premier Healthcare Solution LLC (Premier), with fraudulently acquiring almost $4 million from a total of 130 investors by selling membership units...

Judge Grants Class Certification in Usual & Customary Pricing Case

Judge William Smith issued an opinion Tuesday in a case brought by Sheet Metal Workers Local No. 20 Welfare and Benefit Fund (Sheet Metal Workers), Indiana Carpenters Welfare Fund (Indiana Carpenters), and Plumbers Welfare Fund...

Nonprofit Groups Sue Surface Mining Agency Over Water Pollution

Three nonprofit environmental conservancy organizations based in West Virginia sued the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) and its acting director, Glenda Owens. The lawsuit follows from the OSMRE’s alleged failure to take...

DEA Takes Steps Toward Letting Companies Produce Marijuana for Research Purposes

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) notified companies recently that they are moving toward approving applications to grant federal authorization for manufacturing marijuana for research purposes, according to an article from Marijuana Moment.