American women players settle suit vs US Soccer for $24M

U.S. women soccer players reached a landmark agreement with the sport’s American governing body to end a six-year legal battle over equal pay, a deal in which they are promised $24 million plus bonuses that match those of the men.…

Victoria ISD reaches satisfying settlement with property insurance

Terms of settlement are confidential

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria ISD has reported that its lawsuit with its property insurance coverage was resolved to the district's satisfaction. The terms of the settlement are confidential. Due to the significant storm damage to VISD's campuses from Hurricane…

USOPC reach $380M settlement with victims

USA Gymnastics

The legal wrangling between USA Gymnastics and the hundreds of victims of sexual abuse by former national team doctor Larry Nassar, among others, is over after a $380 million settlement was reached. The fight for substantive change within the sport’s…

Port of Victoria partners with Zinc Resources, LLC

Victoria County and Zinc Resources, LLC approve settlement

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria County Navigation District and Zinc Resources, LLC unanimously approved a settlement for a 25-acre lease on the new rail loop at the Port's Victoria North Industrial Site. The original lease term is 10-years with extension…

Drugmaker to pay $1.4B in largest US opioid treatment settlement

Reckitt Benckiser Group has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to resolve a long-running United States federal investigation into the company's sales and marketing of Suboxone, a prescription drug used to treat people addicted to heroin, painkillers and other opioids.

Woman who complained about ‘Blue Lives Matter' flag gets $100K

An African-American employee who claimed she was subject to stress and racial harassment after she complained about a coworker's "Blue Lives Matter" flag and after she put up an "equity wall" has settled her lawsuit with an Oregon county, her attorney said Friday.