Lawsuits

Tesla Faced With Yet Another Lawsuit As Worker Alleges He Was Harassed For Being Gay

Another former Tesla factory worker has come forward with a lawsuit against the car manufacturer, accusing them of doing nothing regarding alleged …

Tesla

New Tesla lawsuit accuses company of LGBT discrimination

Tesla has just been hit with its second discrimination lawsuit in as many days. Just yesterday, the company was sued for racial harassment in its factories. A few months back, its diversity panel uncovered a slew of sexism. Now <i>The Guardian</i> reports that another employee is suing the automaker for …

Elon Musk

She was a bank robbery hostage — and was shot 9 times. Now she's suing the police.

Julie Huff was in the Bank of Eufaula in McIntosh County, Oklahoma, last January when Cedric Norris burst in.<p>Norris — armed with a gun to rob the …

Crime

Ex-Uber exec asks to have lawsuit over medical reports dismissed

Emil Michael, a former Uber executive who resigned earlier this summer, has asked a court to dismiss a lawsuit by a woman who was raped by a driver …

Business

Lawsuit filed against Charlottesville protesters

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nearly a dozen people are suing white supremacists who were protesting in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the summer, alleging emotional and physical trauma from the protesters' threats and violence.<p>In the first lawsuit stemming from the protests that left one woman dead and dozens injured, …

Politics

Lawsuit: Department made police officers target minorities

A New Mexico police department forced officers to target people of color in minority neighborhoods to make quotas, retaliated against those who …

Policing

The Latest: Lawyer will try to dismiss parody Facebook suit

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on a man suing a city after being arrested and acquitted of a felony for creating a parody Facebook page (all times …

Lawsuit Accuses Tesla Of Using Data Without Telling Consumers

Tesla has been accused in a lawsuit of scanning information from driver’s licenses, then storing it and using it for marketing purposes without …

Advertising Industry

Lawsuit claims GA House districts drawn to remove minority voters

The suit claims Georgia illegally “gerrymandered” District 105 and District 111 by moving minority voters out of areas represented by white …

Voting

Editorial: What price forgiveness, KPMG?

We are in the growing pains stage of democracy and many of the decisions and outcomes of the next few months will determine the trajectory of the …

South Africa

DTSA Does Not Create a Private Civil Cause of Action for Conspiracy to Commit Trade Secret Theft

Article ByMichael T. RenaudNicholas W. Armington Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.Global IP Matters BlogThe Defend Trade Secrets …

Law

Hertz discriminated against Colorado job candidate with mobility impairments, lawsuit claims

The Hertz Corp. unlawfully discriminated against a man with mobility impairments who applied for a car sales position at the company’s Englewood …

Denver

Usher Georgia Accuser in Herpes Lawsuit Reveals Her Identity

The woman suing <b>Usher</b> for $20 million for allegedly giving her genital herpes has now identified herself.<p><b>Laura Helm</b> claims in new legal docs, she had …

Herpes

WWF files Greece lawsuit over pollution from tanker sinking

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The World Wildlife Fund has filed a lawsuit in Greece over extensive pollution along Athens' coastline following the sinking of a tanker near the country's largest port of Piraeus.<p>The environmental group's Greek branch filed the lawsuit Monday against "anyone found …

Business

Zillow down after analyst suggests lawsuit is forthcoming

Zillow (NASDAQ:Z) shares down 4.88% after a Susquehanna analyst suggests a lawsuit is coming from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau …

Business

Women face pay inequality and have no path for advancement at Google, lawsuit claims

Three women who say they faced discrimination in salary and promotions at Google are hoping to turn their experiences into a class-action lawsuit.<p>A …

Business

California Challenges Trump’s Decision to End DACA

Sacramento, Calif. (AP) -- California Gov. Jerry Brown and the state Senate leader said Monday they've agreed to changes in proposed legislation that …

Business

California governor agrees to immigrant protections

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California Gov. Jerry Brown and the state Senate leader said Monday they've agreed to changes in proposed legislation that would …

Immigration

California sues over DACA decision

<b>By Don Thompson | Associated Press</b><p>SACRAMENTO — California sued the Trump administration Monday over its decision to end a program that gives …

Immigration

Trends in Copyright Litigation for Tattoos - IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

An increasing trend in copyright infringement suits filed in the United States has tattoo artists bringing suit against entertainment entities, and …

Intellectual Property

In the wake of fatal crash, lawsuit against Holyoke Police Department alleges failure to properly train, supervise officers

In the wake of a fatal crash, a lawsuit against two Holyoke policemen alleges that they failed to protect the public.

Policing

THULI MADONSELA: Civil action required to recover Eskom’s Trillian payment

Action against the Trillian and other whistle-blowers is proceeding at the speed of lightning.<p>In the Trillian payment case, evidence in the public …

Business (South Africa)

Nintendo Loses Patent Lawsuit, Ordered to Pay $10 Million

A jury sided with medical device company iLife that claimed the Nintendo Wii uses its patented technology<p>Last week, a small company based in Texas won its patent infringement lawsuit against Nintendo of America. The jury awarded iLife Technologies $10 million in damages when it decided that …

Patents

Amazon targeted in class-action lawsuit claiming defective solar eclipse glasses

A South Carolina couple has filed a lawsuit against Amazon, claiming that they suffered eye damage even though they used protective glasses sold …

Amazon

While in jail, she said had to publicly detail her sex life. Now she can sue

HONOLULU (AP) – A federal appeals court ruling Tuesday revived a woman’s lawsuit that alleges she was subjected to cruel and unusual punishment by …

Court overturns dismissal of Hawaii jail sex therapy lawsuit

A federal appeals court panel says a Hawaii judge incorrectly applied a statute of limitations in dismissing a former inmate’s lawsuit alleging cruel …

Hawaii

Judge dismisses Uber driver lawsuit against Seattle's unionization law, lifts injunction

Uber

Usher Slams Herpes Lawsuit: Woman Has No Proof I Gave Her A STD

Usher has finally responded after multiple people recently accused him of giving them herpes. His bottom line: where’s the proof?<p><b>Usher</b>, 38, wants one …

Celebrity Gossip

Usher Responds to Herpes Lawsuit, Claims Accuser Has No Proof

Usher has finally responded to the <b>$20 million lawsuit filed against him by a woman who claims he infected her with herpes.</b> In his defense, he never …

Herpes

Taylor Swift's new track 'Gorgeous' is out and guess who it's about?

Your Friday is about to get a whole lot more exciting, because Taylor Swift just dropped her new single 'Gorgeous', and like any of Tay Tay's songs …

Taylor Swift