Autistic Man Wins $2.5M In Damages After Drug Gives Him 46DD Breasts A 20-year-old Alabama man won a lawsuit against Janssen Pharmaceuticals (a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary) after an antipsychotic drug caused him to develop size 46DD breasts. He was awarded $2.5 million in damages on Tuesday...
Byron Allen, Chairman and CEO of Entertainment Studios discusses his lawsuit against Time Warner & Comcast. In this interview with Arise America, Allen makes important distinction between Black "targeted" media and Black-owned media...
Nina Pham, the nurse who contracted Ebola in Texas after treating Thomas Eric Duncan, the first U.S. Ebola patient to die, plans to file a lawsuit against the hospital where she was working and its parent company, the Dallas Morning News reports. Read more...
A new study into IP litigation over the past 20 years has revealed that file-sharing has transformed copyright litigation in the United States. In particular, attacks against anonymous file-sharers dominated the landscape of the past decade, with just three companies now responsible for 93% of all John Doe lawsuits. Show More Summary
The family of Tamir Rice — the 12-year-old who was fatally shot by a Cleveland police officer while playing with a toy gun — recently filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and Frank Garmback and Timothy Loehmann, the two cops involved in the shooting. The lawsuit, which includes at least 27 allegations,... More »
Byron Allen, the CEO of Entertainment Studios, continued his attacks on Al Sharpton in light of a discrimination lawsuit Allen and other African-American media owners filed against Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The suit alleges that...Show More Summary
Press Release, Judicial Watch Sues IRS for Records on Destroyed Hard Drives of Lois Lerner, Other IRS Officials: Judicial Watch announced today that on February 18, 2015, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) seeking “any and all records related to...
Michael Jackson and the details regarding his death never sat well with his family, including his mother, Kathryn Jackson. After a denied re-appeal regarding her son’s wrongful death lawsuit against AEG Live, Kathryn is now taking the case to the California Supreme Court. Show More Summary
Byron Allen, a plaintiff in a $20 billion lawsuit against Comcast for racial discrimination, accused the media conglomerate on HuffPost Live Friday of paying off Al Sharpton as racial "cover" at the expense of market share for 100% African-American owned media ventures.
Yesterday, the American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center filed a lawsuit on behalf of prisoner Kwame Jamal Teague. Teague is a Humanist who's currently serving time at Lanesboro Correctional Institution in Polkton, North Carolina. Show More Summary
Even though the software was disabled by Lenovo, users who had it installed on their devices are still vulnerable to hackers.
The specifics of the lawsuit include the claim that Nvidia and Gigabyte misled customers about the actual specs of the GTX 970, specifically the memory capacity, number of ROPs, and the capacity of the L2 cache....
Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Al Sharpton were hit last week with a $20 billion lawsuit alleging racial discrimination against black-owned media companies. While Sharpton and Comcast have spoken out against the lawsuit, co-plaintiff...Show More Summary
A federal judge dismissed a former CIA operative’s lawsuit alleging he was subject to a “hostile work environment” and discriminated against because of his disability and race. The judge decided the CIA had appropriately made a state secrets claim and there was no way to litigate the case without creating “substantial risk” to “national security.” [...]
A Canadian man who flew with his wife on an American Airlines flight from Dallas to Mexico in March 2013 has filed a lawsuit against the airline, blaming it for his wife’s death. He claims that when his wife started to experience respiratory distress and couldn’t breathe, he told the crew that she had a pre-existing lung condition, and they … [More]
Smartflash is filing another lawsuit against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). The Texas-based company just won against Apple for $532.9 million and its going to do it again stating the continued use of its patented technology without permission, as was reported by Reuters. Show More Summary
Pizza wars. According to a damning new lawsuit, all is not well at Roberta's: Brandon Hoy and Carlo Mirarchi recently fired their third original partner, Chris Parachini, when they couldn't see eye-to-eye on expansion plans — which potentially...Show More Summary
Another day, another lawsuit against Apple: This time around, the company’s facing a lawsuit from Ericsson that seeks to ban imports on all iPads and iPhones amidst a dispute about licensing fees for several patents. Fresh off the heels of another lawsuit this week that found a jury ordering Apple to pay $532 million to another company, Apple is squaring … [More]
Ericsson is filing seven lawsuits in a Texas court against Apple for infringing 41 patents. The wireless networking company also wants the US International Trade Commission (ITC) to block sales of Apple products in the country. While...Show More Summary
Ericsson has announced that it's filing seven new lawsuits in a U.S. court against Apple for infringing its patents—and it's asking the U.S. International Trade Commission to block iPhones from sale, too. Read more...