Microsoft Sues Samsung for Patent Royalties
Samsung seems destined to remain embroiled in patent litigation forever. On top of the Apple-Samsung patent wars fought in courtrooms across the world, it’s now time for the Microsoft-Samsung patent wars, and Microsoft has ...
Family Sues after DirecTV Service Call Answered by Sex Offender
A Dallas family finally sued DirecTV after their service call was answered by a registered sex offender who took photos of their 12-year-old girl. Though they initially sought to discuss the matter with DirecTV, they received no response, and finally filed the suit on the eve of the Statute of Limitations, last Friday.
Barneys New York Settles Racial Profiling Lawsuit
Barneys New York, the clothing retailer, has settled a racial discrimination lawsuit that alleged the company zeroed in on its minority customers and subjected the...
Man Sues after Waking from Colonoscopy Dressed in Pink Panties
Summary: A man in Delaware awoke from a colonoscopy dressed in pink women’s underwear, and so is suing.
A Delaware man woke up from a colonoscopy to find himself dressed in pink women’s underwear. Now he’s suing.
Andrew Walls, 32, filed the suit just two days before the statue ...
Simpsons Faces $250 Million Suit Over Mafia Character
Summary: Goodfellas actor Frank Sivero is suing Fox Television Studios over likeness infringement.
The Simpsons, Fox’s long-lasting cartoon, has over the last 25 years mushroomed its host of guest stars and secondary characters, many of them based on parodies of well-known actors, such as...
Ebola Quarantine Law Faces Lawsuit
Summary: A nurse in Maine hopes to loosen state quarantine laws with lawsuit against Maine.
How far can state laws go when putting United States citizens into quarantine? With the outbreak of Ebola concerns, one nurse is testing just that. Nurse Kaci Hickox is suing the State of Maine, as o...
Samsung Sues Nvidia over Patent Infringment, False Advertising
Summary: Samsung countersues Nvidia over alleged patent violations and false advertising.
After Nvidia sued Qualcomm and Samsung a couple months back for infringements of their patented GPU technology, they expected to be sued back. And on this, they were right, Samsung has sued them in tur...
Sexually Charged Lawsuits are Going Viral Online
Summary: The federal electronic filing system is allowing sexually charged cases to go viral on the internet before a trial.
When federal judge James Robertson aided the inception of federal electronic filing, he lacked insight into where it would lead. “I don’t think any of us had any ...
Bikram Yoga Creator Hit with Multiple Lawsuits
Summary: Bikram Choudhury, the creator of the popular Bikram Yoga school, has been accused of raping and sexually assaulting several women.
Bikram Choudhury, the leader of the popular Bikram yoga movement, has been living the dream. He owns multiple fancy cars and a mansion in Beverly Hills...