2016 Litigation Legal News Archives

December 2016

Are Your Christmas Lights a Public Nuisance?

Wednesday, 21 December, 2016

Do Sperm Donors Have Legal Rights?

Saturday, 17 December, 2016

Fighting Bias against Gays and Lesbians in Retirement Homes

Saturday, 17 December, 2016

Rodell Sanders' Lawsuit for Wrongful Conviction Settled for $15 Million

Sunday, 11 December, 2016

Slain Officer's Widow Sues Manufacturer for Failure of Bulletproof Vest to Protect Her Husband

Friday, 9 December, 2016

Steve Harvey Speaks Out Against NASCAR Lawsuit for Racial Discrimination

Tuesday, 6 December, 2016

Lawsuit Alleges that Consumers Are Misled by Naked Juice Labeling

Sunday, 4 December, 2016

Theranos Sued for Fraud by Hedge Fund

Saturday, 3 December, 2016

November 2016

Jim Carrey Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit Over Ex-Girlfriend's Death

Wednesday, 30 November, 2016

Texas Court Revives Selective Prosecution Defense by Wealthy Defendant

Tuesday, 29 November, 2016

Jury Awards $3 Million in Defamation Case Against Rolling Stone Magazine

Saturday, 26 November, 2016

California Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Yelp Internet Speech Lawsuit

Tuesday, 15 November, 2016

Lawsuit By Dethroned Miss Puerto Rico Dismissed

Sunday, 13 November, 2016

Privacy Groups File FTC Complaint over WhatsApp's Privacy Changes

Wednesday, 9 November, 2016

Court Rules Starbucks Didn't Defraud Customers by Adding Ice

Sunday, 6 November, 2016

Artist Has Right to Disclaim a Painting

Wednesday, 2 November, 2016

October 2016

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Pop Warner for Concussions in Football

Thursday, 27 October, 2016

GameStop's Privacy Policy Beats Class Action Lawsuit

Tuesday, 25 October, 2016

Parking Lot Hazard Leads to $4.6 Million Verdict Against Target

Saturday, 22 October, 2016

Dr. Luke's Second Libel Lawsuit Against Kesha's Mother

Wednesday, 19 October, 2016

Judge Throws Out Yelp Negative Review Lawsuit

Wednesday, 12 October, 2016

Wal-Mart Challenges Texas Liquor Sale Restrictions

Tuesday, 11 October, 2016

Is Airbnb Responsible for Property Rental Discrimination?

Saturday, 8 October, 2016

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Settles $5.5 Billion Lawsuit

Wednesday, 5 October, 2016

Spying on a Spouse with WebWatcher Might Violate the Wiretap Act

Saturday, 1 October, 2016

September 2016

New York Federal Court Refuses to Enforce Uber's Passenger Terms

Wednesday, 28 September, 2016

Julia Child Foundation Sues Airbnb over Contest

Friday, 23 September, 2016

Supreme Court of New Hampshire Affirms Exclusion of Lead Paint Expert Witness

Thursday, 22 September, 2016

Pokémon Go Faces Class-Action Lawsuit

Sunday, 18 September, 2016

New Jersey Settles Lawsuit and Agrees to Let Driver Get “8THEIST‣ License Plate

Wednesday, 14 September, 2016

$5 Million Dollar Class Action Lawsuit Against NFL and Pro Football Hall of Fame

Tuesday, 13 September, 2016

Former Trump Staffer Files Lawsuit Against Campaign

Thursday, 8 September, 2016

Class-Action Lawsuit Against Surfer Gang Lunada Bay Boys

Sunday, 4 September, 2016

August 2016

Arbitration and Sexual Harassment: What are Your Rights?

Monday, 29 August, 2016

Who Should Be Responsible for Driverless Car Accidents?

Saturday, 27 August, 2016

Lawsuit Against Derrick Rose to Move Forward

Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

Vimeo Not Responsible for What Its Users Upload to Its Site

Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

NASCAR Driver Personally Liable for Death

Sunday, 21 August, 2016

Professional Wrestlers Sue WWE for Brain Damage

Saturday, 13 August, 2016

Lawsuits Allege Verizon, AT&T Dodge 911 Service Fees

Tuesday, 9 August, 2016

Court Orders Yelp to Remove Defamatory Reviews

Sunday, 7 August, 2016

Hyperloop One Sued by Former Executives for Mismanagement, Nepotism and Threats

Wednesday, 3 August, 2016

Gretchen Carlson Sues Roger Ailes for Sexual Harassment

Tuesday, 2 August, 2016

July 2016

Newtown Rejects Settlement Offer in Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Saturday, 30 July, 2016

Christian Mingle Ordered to Allow Gay Singles

Thursday, 28 July, 2016

Donald Trump Deposed in Breach of Contract Case Due to Bigoted Remarks About Mexican Immigrants

Monday, 25 July, 2016

Who is Responsible when a Driverless Car Crashes?

Friday, 22 July, 2016

VW Diesel Owners Will Benefit from Fraud Settlement

Tuesday, 19 July, 2016

Bernie Sanders' Supporters File Lawsuit Claiming the DNC Gave Clinton Unfair Advantage

Thursday, 14 July, 2016

Leonardo DiCaprio to Testify in Wolf of Wall Street Lawsuit

Friday, 8 July, 2016

Check Your Email: Ticketmaster to Send Free Tickets to Settle Class Action Lawsuit

Monday, 4 July, 2016

June 2016

Court of Appeals Upholds FCC's Net Neutrality Rules and That is Great News for Us

Sunday, 26 June, 2016

North Carolina Hospital Chain Carolinas HealthCare Faces Antitrust Lawsuit

Saturday, 25 June, 2016

Bank Held Responsible for Mistaken Identification of Bank Robber

Wednesday, 22 June, 2016

Secretly Paying for Good Reviews Will Cost You Money — In and Out of Court

Saturday, 18 June, 2016

Marriott Accused of Defrauding Timeshare Buyers

Tuesday, 7 June, 2016

Hashtag with Care

Sunday, 5 June, 2016

Is It Illegal to Discriminate Against an Employee for Being Too Cute?

Saturday, 4 June, 2016

Safeway Cover-Up Leads to $1M Punitive Damages for Slip-and-Fall Injury

Wednesday, 1 June, 2016

May 2016

The $5M Lawsuit Against Starbucks for Shorting Cold Drinks

Tuesday, 17 May, 2016

Is Facebook Violating Your Privacy Rights?

Tuesday, 10 May, 2016

March 2016

Can You Sue Because of a Negative Review?

Monday, 28 March, 2016

What You Need to Know Before Visiting a Website

Tuesday, 22 March, 2016

Hulk Hogan's Fight for Privacy

Thursday, 17 March, 2016

Is It Legal to Use Someone Else’s Code?

Sunday, 13 March, 2016

Do Students Have a Right to Receive the Education They Are Promised?

Saturday, 12 March, 2016

Rape on Campus: Balancing the Rights of Victims and the Accused

Friday, 4 March, 2016

Will You Be Judged by a Jury of Your Peers?

Thursday, 3 March, 2016

Can You Be Sued for Your Tweet?

Tuesday, 1 March, 2016