Four reporters who were arrested during protests in Ferguson last year filed a lawsuit against the St. Louis County Police today, alleging they had their civil rights violated and were unjustifiably detained.
The US Department of Justice said that Southeastern Oklahoma State University is facing a lawsuit from the US government for discriminating against a transgender professor on the basis of sex.
A California federal judge on Monday was inclined to reject Osama Ahmed Fahmy's bid for early judgment of his copyright claims against the rapper. read more
ON MARCH 27th Ellen Pao lost her high-profile discrimination lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins, a venture-capital firm in Silicon Valley. The jury did not buy her story that the firm's male partners had mistreated and fired her because of her sex. Show More Summary
Golden State Warriors also accused of making fans looking to resell tickets use one exchange
WASHINGTON, March 30 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit on Monday against Southeastern Oklahoma State University over its suspected discrimination against a transgender assistant professor. The DOJ said it also sued the Regional University System of Oklahoma. Show More Summary
On Monday, four journalists who were arrested while covering the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri following the killing of unarmed teenager Michael Brown last summer filed a lawsuit against St. Louis County, the St. Louis County Police,Show More Summary
Wikimedia, the nonprofit that hosts the online encyclopedia Wikipedia, filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the National Security Agency and the Department of Justice. The goal is to challenge the agencies’ large-scale surveillance programs...Show More Summary
Ellen Pao, the former junior partner at the venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers, lost her gender discrimination lawsuit against the firm on Friday. In a case that made headlines, Pao had claimed that she was not promoted because of her gender, was subject to harassment, and......
5. Indiana Governor Mike Pence, because his 'Religious Freedom Restoration Act' has opened the door for the First Church of Cannabis. #RFRA spawns new First Church of Cannabis. Itching to see the lawsuits against the government. pic.twitter.com/bM5rEgF1XF — W. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department said on Monday it had filed a lawsuit against Southeastern Oklahoma State University over alleged discrimination against a transgender employee. The DOJ said it also sued the Regional University System of Oklahoma. Show More Summary
So sad that this family has to go through even more drama! As we reported, Robin Williams' widow Susan Schneider filed a lawsuit in December against the late comedian's children — Zachary, Zelda, and Cody — regarding the ownership of several items in his estate. [ Related: Zelda Williams Opens Up About Her Father Robin Williams! ] Well [...]
Quote: TORONTO – Premier Kathleen Wynne says if the Progressive Conservatives want her to drop a lawsuit against two of their members, all they have to do is apologize. Wynne launched a suit last April against then PC leader Tim Hudak and MPP Lisa MacLeod for saying she oversaw and possibly ordered the destruction of […]
The gender discrimination trial that captured the attention of Silicon Valley, if not the whole nation, came to a close this Friday after weeks of testimony. Ellen Pao's lawsuit against a storied venture capital firm highlighted what many saw as the subtle forms of discrimination and exclusion that keep women......
Her lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins raised awareness of workplace sexism, but it's hard not to see her court loss as a setback.
A San Francisco jury has found no improper gender discrimination or retaliation by Kleiner Perkins and returned a defense verdict in Ellen Pao’s high-profile lawsuit [Mashable, Roger Parloff/Fortune (noting judge’s evidentiary rulings...Show More Summary
Stubhub, the eBay-owned secondary marketplace for live event tickets, has announced that it's filing a lawsuit against fellow ticketing company Ticketmaster and NBA basketball team Golde State Warriors.
Good morning! It's a fairly dull start to the week's weather. Here's the tech news you need to know today. 1. Ellen Pao lost her discrimination lawsuit against VC firm Kleiner Perkins. The jury decided that her gender did not cause her to miss out on promotions. Show More Summary
“You don’t really hear about randiness and mistreatment of women,” one observer of Silicon Valley told The New York Times in 2012, the year that Ellen Pao filed a lawsuit against her former employer, the venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caulfield, & Byers. “That doesn’t prove it’s not there, but... More »
Aston Martin has begun legal proceedings against Henrik Fisker regarding his Thunderbolt concept car. The company announced, via a statement sent out to media outlets, that it had “filed a lawsuit [against Henrik Fisker] in the state of California to protect its valuable trade marks, designs and intellectual property rights”. In to the legal complaint [...]