TITLE

STRANGE SUITS

AUTHOR(S)
Ecker, Keith
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
InsideCounsel;May2008, Vol. 18 Issue 198, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to lawsuits. Orit Greenberg sued daytime talk show host Oprah Winfrey, claiming she sustained injuries during the December 5, 2006 show taping when she raced for a seat. A request for punitive damages by two Maryland women was rejected by a Manhattan judge when they claimed bedbugs bit them while staying in a New York hotel. Roskosmos, the Russian space agency, was sued by a Kazakhstani shepherd when a 10-foot chunk of metal crashed next to his outhouse due to a failed space launch.
ACCESSION #
31944530

 

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