Young & The Restless star Kristoff St. John and his wife, Mia, have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against La Casa Mental Health Hospital, for allegedly failing to prevent their… READ ON
Approximately 20-30 percent of victims in foodborne illness outbreaks seek legal action against the companies whose products sickened them or their family members, according to an attorney quoted in a May 24 report by the Dallas Morning News. Show More Summary
Sherlock Holmes comes out of retirement for another lawsuit, Nina Simone tracks core of a lawsuit against Sony and architect does battle with YouTuber.
A group of publishers in the UK have won a lawsuit against several overseas pirate websites that distribute eBooks for free in the UK without paying a royalty to the publishers or authors. A ruling by the High Court in London determined that the sites violated the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. Show More Summary
An important copyright dispute breeds strange bedfellows as a couple of TVEyes' own customers decide to argue the limitations of fair use. read more
A trio of art activists has filed a federal lawsuit against New York City claiming their First-Amendment rights were violated during a protest last year outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The estate of author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have filed a copyright and trademark lawsuit against Miramax for the movie, Mr. Holmes. The film stars Sir Ian McKellen (pictured, via) as an elderly Sherlock Holmes. The story for this film...Show More Summary
The controversy over the new crop of hepatitis C treatments has taken yet another turn as consumers are starting to file lawsuits against insurers that deny them access to the medicines.
Hundreds of women have filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson claiming their talcum powder led to women getting ovarian cancer. The women also claim Johnson & Johnson was negligent and the gigantic pharmaceutical company should have warned women of the toxic chemicals found in their product. Show More Summary
In reading this Boston Globe piece about a discrimination lawsuit filed against Harvard by Asian-Americans who claim Asian-Americans with excellent records are less likely to be admitted to Harvard, it occurred to me that there’s a very interesting subtext about … Continue reading ?
Al Sharpton’s daughter has been warned not to delete Instagram photos. The advisory to Dominique Sharpton comes from New York City lawyers, who are following up on the 29-year-old’s lawsuit against the city for $5 million because of a sprained ankle, reported the Daily Mail. Show More Summary
What will come of Jameis Winston's lawsuit against his accuser Erica Kinsman? Legal experts weigh in on the suit and its possible consequences.
An ex-Brooklyn prosecutor has filed a federal lawsuit claiming he was discriminated against because he’s disabled.
Sally Hessnice may have not been judged worthy to go very far on The X-Factor by Simon Cowell and gang two years ago but the singer isn't ready to exit stage left just yet. She filed a multi-claim complaint today against producers FremantleMedia North America, Cowell’s Syco Television and Blue Orbit Productions for more than $2 million in damages. Show More Summary
The estate of Arthur Conan Doyle, author of the Sherlock Holmes series of books, has initiated a lawsuit against Miramax, Roadside Attractions and director Bill Condon. The estate contends that the film Mr. Holmes, which stars Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes, violates copyright laws by infringing on those stories still protected. Show More Summary
Following an assault at a parking lot near U.S. Cellular Field, a couple filed a lawsuit against the White Sox, alleging that the team did not do enough to prevent such an incident from taking place. [ more › ]
At the annual shareholders meeting of the Syngenta Corporation in Basel, Switzerland, Kauai County Council member Gary Hooser urged the transnational chemical giant to withdraw from its lawsuit against the Hawaiian island county. Syngenta...Show More Summary
A Tampa, Florida, nonprofit that helps feed, shelter and care for the homeless has filed a federal lawsuit against the city, saying its panhandling ordinances violate free speech rights. Homeless Helping Homeless says it receives almost all of its funding through private donations, most through roadside solicitations. Show More Summary
The criminal activity alleged may be horrific, but that's a non-factor when it comes to the consideration of protections afforded to website owners who host third-party content. The ongoing lawsuit against Backpage.com, filed by victims of sex trafficking (who were minors at the time), has reached an end. Show More Summary
J.K. Rowling is no longer concerned about her reputation after winning a lawsuit against the Daily Mail. According to the BBC News, the Daily Mail had to apologize over an article they wrote about the Harry Potter author about the time she spent in London as a single mother. Show More Summary