Lawsuits

Lawsuit claims Carowinds discriminated against NC family because of disability

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – A lawsuit was filed Wednesday saying Carowinds amusement park discriminated against a family by refusing to allow them to …

Amusement Parks

Ex-DJ says he mailed $1 Sacagawea coin to Taylor Swift to settle groping lawsuit

DENVER (AP) — A former radio DJ who was ordered to pay a symbolic $1 to Taylor Swift for groping her at a photo op says he mailed her a Sacagawea …

Taylor Swift

Siemens, Brazilian prosecutors eyeing settlement over bribery lawsuit - newspaper

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - German industrial group Siemens AG (DE:SIEGn) is negotiating a settlement worth more than 1 billion reais (£227.7 million) …

Corruption

Lawsuit says hidden camera filmed Forever 21 employee in bathroom

A former Forever 21 employee at a Providence, Rhode Island, store is suing the retailer after she says someone installed a hidden camera in the …

Rhode Island

Charges dropped against student who splurged $4.6 million following bank glitch

Prosecutors have dropped all charges against a Sydney university student accused of spending $4.6 million that was dropped into her account by …

Corruption

ASAP Bari Hit With Sexual Assault Lawsuit - XXL

After a viral video showed what appeared to be A$AP Bari sexually assaulting an unidentified woman earlier this year, the rapper is now being hit …

Viral

BRIEF-Wipro Subject Of Litigation With Customer Relating To ERP Implementation Project

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd WIPR.NS :<p>* SAYS CO IS SUBJECT OF LITIGATION WITH CUSTOMER RELATING TO ERP IMPLEMENTATION PROJECT, WHICH BEGAN IN 2009<p>* …

ERP

Google facing mass legal action over UK snooping and could be made to pay millions of iPhone users £500 each

Google is facing the prospect of a £2.7 billion compensation bill if a mass legal claim by a new consumer campaign is upheld.<p>The campaign, called …

Privacy

BRIEF-Dr.Reddy's Labs Says U.S. Securities Classs Action Lawsuit Been Served On Co

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Dr.Reddy's Laboratories Ltd REDY.NS :<p>* SAYS U.S. SECURITIES CLASSS ACTION LAWSUIT BEEN SERVED ON CO BY LAWFIRM REPRESENTING …

Securities

Patriots seek to block resale of luxury-suite tickets in lawsuit

Luxury VIP Suites does not tell the fans who sell the tickets on its website that they are breaking the law, and their agreements with the team, by …

Boston

Teresa and Joe Giudice's Wedding Photo Subject of New Lawsuit

Rendlesham TV Series in the Works About UK UFO Incident<p>Published<p>3 mins ago<p>on<p>Nov 27, 2017<p>Multiple Man Pushes X-Men Into ‘New Genre’<p>Published<p>4 mins …

City files lawsuit in dispute with breakaway firefighters

A Maryland city has filed a lawsuit seeking the return of property and money from a group of volunteer firefighters who broke away.<p>The Daily Times of …

Business

Wild Coast activists law suit used to silence, intimidate, says rights group

https://www.timeslive.co.za/news/south-africa/2017-11-27-wild-coast-activists-law-suit-used-to-silence-intimidate-says-rights-group/<p>Intimidation …

Rights & Freedoms

Law Firm Messner Reeves Continues Strong Growth with New Office in Silicon Valley

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm Messner Reeves LLP has opened a new office in San Jose, Calif., the firm's sixth office nationwide and its third in California. The new office highlights the firm's strong growth over the past three years and demonstrates the value of the …

Silicon Valley

AT&T Proposed Time Warner Takeover Illustrates Intense Hunger For Content

We are in boom times for the combination of communications giants and the best entertainment content available. But, hanging over the intense competition for content is the Justice Department anti-trust lawsuit against the $108 billion takeover by AT&T of Time Warner.<p>There is plenty of competition …

Time Warner

Gold mining firms set aside $360MN for S.Africa silicosis law suit

Six gold mining firms, including Anglo American, have made a 5 billion rand ($361 million) provision to settle a class action law suit with thousands …

Gold Mining

Gold mining firms set aside 5 billion rand for South Africa silicosis law suit

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Six gold mining firms, including Anglo American (L:AAL), have made a 5 billion rand (£271.8 million) provision to settle a …

Gold

Gold mining firms set aside $360 million for South Africa silicosis law suit

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Six gold mining firms, including Anglo American, have made a 5 billion rand ($361 million) provision to settle a class action law suit with thousands of miners who contracted fatal lung diseases while working in South African mines, an industry document said on …

Africa

Essendon AFL flag winner John Barnes heads concussion law suit

Essendon premiership player John Barnes is at the helm of a potential concussion action against the AFL and its clubs which, echoing a similar suit …

John Barnes

Gold mining firms set aside $360 mln for S.Africa silicosis law suit

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Six gold mining firms, including Anglo American, have made a 5 billion rand ($361 million) provision to settle a class action law suit with thousands of miners who contracted fatal lung diseases while working in South African mines, an industry document said on …

South Africa

F.N.B.'s Yadkin, mortgage group move to settle back-and-forth litigation

Eight months after accusing a group of former employees of “lying, cheating and stealing" when they left for a competitor, Yadkin Bank tells the …

North Carolina

Amber Rose Beats Emotional Distress Lawsuit Filed by Wiz Khalifa's Mother

Nobody wins when the family feuds.Continue reading…

Emotions

School employees file $1.8M lawsuit over alleged harassment

Two school district employees north of Portland who say they defied a district administrator's orders to remain quiet about a 6-year-old student's …

Portland, OR

Second class-action law suit lodged against Tezos

A second class-action lawsuit has been lodged in the United States against the founders of the tokenised blockchain project Tezos, and the …

European News

NFL owners reportedly threaten to punish Jerry Jones over Goodell lawsuit - CBSSports.com

Jones' fellow owners are not messing around when it comes to the Cowboys owner's threat of legal action<p>Even Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' power has …

Roger Goodell

After employee reported racism in Tesla plant, Elon Musk talked of being “thick-skinned”: lawsuit - Salon.com

A former Tesla employee says that when he complained about racism in the company, he was met with derision — and, to add insult to injury, was fired because he didn't "have a positive attitude."<p>"Standard operating procedure at the Tesla Factory is pre-Civil Rights Era race discrimination," Marcus …

U.S. Politics

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Brexit

Lawyers seek group suit over alleged Uber sex assaults

<b>Uber is facing group litigation over its safety practices after complaints of sexual assault committed by drivers.</b><p>The suit accuses Uber of creating "a system for bad actors to gain access to vulnerable victims".<p>It says the firm has resisted changes, such as more stringent background checks, that …

Uber

Frustrated college students launch class-action lawsuit

About two dozen students caught in the middle of the college faculty strike are hoping to put some pressure on the two sides to resolve the month old …

Class Action

Makers of Humvee military vehicles sues Activision over using their products in Call of Duty without permission

The makers of the Humvee military vehicle have filed a law suit against Activision in New York over the usage of Humvee trademarks in Call of Duty …

Gaming