The Wall Street Journal trotted out well-worn myths, many provided by the conservative lobbying group the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, to complain about the latest attack on class action lawsuits currently in front of the Supreme Court. On March 5, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Halliburton v. Show More Summary
A class action lawsuit recently filed in Florida alleges that Apple is violating Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act by not offering point of sale devices that can be operated independently by the visually impaired. TheShow More Summary
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Law firm Slater & Gordon Ltd said on Thursday it was preparing a class action lawsuit against Australian surfwear company Billabong International Ltd over alleged misleading conduct in information disclosure.
A while ago, a class action lawsuit was filed against 12 companies who manufactured DRAM. The lawsuit alleged that these companies – Elpida, Hitachi, Hynix, Infineon, Micron, Mitsubishi, Mosel, Nanya, NEC, Samsung, Toshiba and Winbond – had colluded with one another to fix the prices of DRAM. Show More Summary
A class action lawsuit filed last week asserts Apple's point of sale system discriminates against visually impaired customers as the specialized iPod touch-based equipment is impossible to operate without help from a staff member.
The US Supreme Court will consider overruling a 26-year-old precedent. ||| Washington - In a case eagerly watched by publicly traded companies regularly sued by investors, the US Supreme Court will on Wednesday consider overruling aShow More Summary
The NCAA reportedly considered licensing the names and likeness of student athletes to Electronic Arts for its college sports games before the publisher faced its class action suit led by Nebraska quarterback Sam Keller in May 2009. Documents from...
SAN JOSE, California (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday said some plaintiffs accusing Google of improperly scanning their email faced a significant hurdle in their attempt to move forward with the lawsuit as a class action.
An antitrust investigation conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice has led to a class action lawsuit against top tech companies. Filed on behalf of more than 100,000 Silicon Valley employees who claim wage suppression agreements robbed them of about $9 billion since 2000, the suit names Apple, Google, Intel and other major tech giants. Show More Summary
After several years of shutting down class-action lawsuits or affirming businesses’ ability to preempt such suits with forced arbitration, the U.S. Supreme Court today chose not to hear challenges to a trio of class actions about supposedly...Show More Summary
Following news of a $67 million settlement over lead exposure in New Orleans public housing, various residents feel unfairly left out. Lawyers in charge explain that the case covers only a set class of plaintiffs: to qualify for funds, claimants must (quoting the broadcast account) have lived in New Orleans public housing before Feb. Show More Summary
A settlement valued at a minimum of $11.5 million has been reached in a class action lawsuit over how the Warner Music Group calculated royalties for downloads and mastertones. Artists and others who receive royalties from contracts dated before January 1, 2002 with a WMG U.S. Show More Summary
Shortly after the first Snowden leak back in June of last year, Sen. Rand Paul threatened to file a class action lawsuit against the government for its surveillance of American citizens. This move, while interesting, seemed to be less useful than actually trying to reform the NSA using the legislative process. Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.) filed a class-action lawsuit against the Obama administration over NSA's surveillance practices.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) on Wednesday filed a class action lawsuit against President Barack Obama and other administration officials for the National Security Agency (NSA) program that collected millions of Americans’ phone and other records. Show More Summary
Adult film star and Playboy model Melissa "Midwest" Harrington has joined a class action lawsuit filed against Match.com alleging the Internet dating site intentionally used her image in fake profiles. Read more...
Citing a wide range of ailments from leukemia to blindness to birth defects, 79 American veterans of 2011’s earthquake/tsunami relief Operation Tomadachi (“Friendship”) have filed a new $1 billion class action lawsuit against Tokyo Electric Power.
Attorneys for former KATU investigative reporter Thom Jensen have filed a suit seeking class action status for a federal lawsuit saying Sinclair Broadcasting Group failed to pay overtime to news reporters at its stations in Oregon, reports...Show More Summary
Michigan's largest multiple listing service, Realcomp II Ltd., has reached a preliminary agreement to settle a 2010 class action lawsuit for $3.25 million. The lawsuit was prompted by Realcomp's refusal to transmit "exclusive agency" listings -- a type of listing agreement sometimes employed by discount brokers -- to realtor.com and other public-facing websites....
Owners of Gerawan Farming Inc. say claims in a federal lawsuit that the family owned grower-shipper violated state and federal labor laws are “absurd.”