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Despite Losing Patent Case, Samsung Avoids Having To Recall Smartphones

Despite Losing Patent Case, Samsung Avoids Having To Recall Smartphones
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Facebook Sued, Again, For Building A Secret Database Of 'Faceprints' Without Informing Users

For the fourth time this year, a lawsuit has been filed against social media giant Facebook with regards to the company’s face-recognition software. The class...

Canada Joins Growing List Of Countries That Allow Environmental Lawsuits To Be Launched By Foreigners

The Supreme Court of Canada yesterday gave the go-ahead to a group of Ecuadorian villagers to ask an Ontario court to assist them in collecting a $9.5-billion j...

Google's Waze Division Accused Of Stealing Data From Competitors

In an interesting intellectual property lawsuit between two mapping services, we get a glimpse of how far companies will go to protect their work. Specifically,...

Senators Start Inquiry Into 'Ambulance Chaser' Hedge Funds That Gamble On Lawsuits

Two top dog Republican senators - John Cornyn of Texas and Chuck Grassley of Iowa - have started an investigation which will examine what "the impact of third-p...

Ashley Madison Faces A Wave Of Lawsuits After Hackers Leak Database Of Cheaters

A nationwide class-action lawsuit has been launched for Canadian subscribers to Ashley Madison, the infamous dating company who recently had their private clie...

Users Of The 'Netflix For Pirates' Just Got Sued By A Big Hollywood Film Studio

Popcorn Time, commonly referred to as “Netflix for pirates,” has found that its users are now under attack for copyright infringement. The creators of a ...

Under Armour Aims Legal Shotgun At Startup Sportswear Makers

Sportswear giant Under Armour has pledged a relentless court battle against any company using its trademark name for profit. The company has proceeded to make g...

NFL Players Reject Settlement With League Over Concussion Risk Disclosure

On Monday, ten former NFL football players filed appeals with the United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit in Philadelphia asking that the settlement ...

Landmark Settlement Means Banks Can Be Held Liable For Helping Terrorists Move Money

The surviving victims of terrorist attacks cannot easily challenge their perpetrators in a courtroom, but the banks that finance their operations are now fair g...

School Suspension Over Two Word Tweet Leads To Lengthy Legal Battle

A federal judge in Minnesota has permitted a first amendment and libel lawsuit filed by a high school student whose studies were postponed over a tweet of just ...

Brady Reaffirms Innocence As Four Game Suspension Left Standing

Earlier this morning, Tom Brady released his much anticipated response to the NFL’s decision to uphold his four-game suspension. The NFL’s finding that Brad...

Copyright Troll Illegally Extorts $2 Million Per Year From Those Singing 'Happy Birthday'

Groundbreaking evidence has emerged that shows the song “Happy Birthday To You” was indeed in the public domain years before Warner /Chappell claimed copyri...

22 Banks Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Treasury Bill Rate Manipulation

In the aftermath of the LIBOR convictions in May this year, in which five global banks agreed to pay $5 billion for their manipulation of interbank interest rat...