Lawsuits

Wisconsin Is Holding A Pandemic Primary On April 7 That Will Disenfranchise Voters

Wisconsin Democratic Governor Tony Evers has declined to invoke emergency powers and reschedule the state’s April 7 primary, even though a majority of Wisconsin residents support changing the date. A number of federal lawsuits have been filed in...

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Abortion Providers In 3 States Sue Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Abortion providers in Ohio, Alabama, and Iowa are suing over coronavirus abortion restrictions. The American Civil Liberties Union announced lawsuits against government entities in Ohio, Alabama, and Iowa on Monday afternoon, in coordination with...
Related topics: ACLU

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Shares Of Amarin Down 68% After Losing A Patent Lawsuit For Vascepa

Shares of Amarin (NASDAQ: AMRN) were down 68% at 7:27 p.m. EDT in after hours trading, after a judge in the U.S. District Court of Nevada ruled for generic-drug makers Hikma Pharmaceuticals (OTC: HKMPY) and Dr. Reddy's Laboratories (NYSE: RDY) in a...
Related topics: Patents, Nasdaq, US Equity Markets

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Trustees Of Musicians Union Pension Plan, Claiming “victory”, Agree To $26.8 Million Settlement...

Trustees of the American Federation of Musicians’ pension plan have agreed to a $26.85 million settlement of a class action lawsuit that claimed they made a series of risky investments that endangered the pensions of thousands of musicians. “The...

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Court: Violating A Site’s Terms Of Service Isn’t Criminal Hacking

Enlarge (credit: Jamie Grill / Getty) A federal court in Washington, DC, has ruled that violating a website's terms of service isn't a crime under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, America's primary anti-hacking law. The lawsuit was initiated by a...

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Fox News Fears Coverage Opened Network Up To Lawsuits

Gabriel Sherman: “When I’ve been talking to Fox insiders over the last few days, there’s a real concern inside the network that their early downplaying of the coronavirus actually exposes Fox News to potential legal action by...

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Gop Plows Forward On Plans To Kill Obamacare

Daily Beast: “The worsening coronavirus outbreak may be stretching the limits of the U.S. health care system and overwhelming state governments, but that isn’t deterring a group of 18 state attorneys general from plowing ahead with a lawsuit...
Related topics: Obamacare

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Tiger King’s Joe Exotic Files $94 Million Lawsuit Against Us Government

Netflix has a certifiable viral hit on their hands in Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness, the true crime documentary series about Joseph “Joe Exotic” Maldonado-Passage. Now it seems the subject himself is trying to capitalize on the...
Related topics: Netflix (NFLX), Documentaries

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Arizona Board Of Regents Faces Lawsuit For Not Providing Refunds After Campus Closures

"refunds for tuition, housing, and other fees"

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Fox News Reportedly Fears Its Early Downplaying Of Covid-19 Leaves It Open To Lawsuits

Fox Business announced Friday that it has "parted ways" with Trish Regan, a prime time host who gained notoriety for suggesting on her March 9 show that the COVID-19 coronavirus was a politically motivated "scam." The decision "took some journalists...

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‘grounds For A Lawsuit’: Msnbc’s Mika Calls For Legal Consequences For Fox News Coronavirus...

MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski suggested Fox News might be liable for the deaths of viewers who trusted their “misinformation” about the deadly coronavirus. Brzezinski and her “Morning Joe” co-host Joe Scarborough were shocked...
Related topics: MSNBC

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Court Finds Algorithm Bias Studies Don't Violate Us Anti-hacking Law

Researchers should be free to look for bias in website algorithms in the future. A federal court in DC has ruled in a lawsuit against Attorney General William Barr that studies aimed at detecting discrimination in online algorithms don't...
Related topics: Algorithms

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Funniest/most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

This week, our first place winner on the insightful side is virusdetected with some predictions about the future of the unicorn licensing lawsuit that a judge forcefully deferred: This case is likely to be a fantasy, too Determining what...

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Nra Sues California Officials For Closing Gun Stores Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The National Rifle Association (NRA) and other pro-gun groups filed a lawsuit against California on Friday after the state forced gun stores to close under Gov. Gavin Newsom's (D) shelter-in-place order amid the coronavirus outbreak.Under...

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Yikes: French Montana Slapped With A Lawsuit For Allegedly Drugging & Sexually Assaulting A...

Source: Noam Galai / Getty French Montana Slapped With Lawsuit After Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Intoxicated Woman According to Page Six, an anonymous woman is suing French Montana for allegedly committing sexual battery when she was drugged and...

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Gresecurity Maker Finally Coughs Up $300k To Foot Open-source Pioneer Bruce Perens' Legal Bill In...

Failed defamation claim proves pricey After three years of legal wrangling, the defamation lawsuit brought by Brad Spengler and his company Open Source Security (OSS) against open-source pioneer Bruce Perens has finally concluded.…
Related topics: Open Source Software

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Amber Heard's Attempt To Dismiss Johnny Deep's Defamation Case Has Been Denied

Amber Heard had filed a motion to have her ex-husband Johnny Depp‘s $50 million defamation lawsuit against her dismissed, but the judge has decided the case will continue. Deadline reports that Judge Bruce White, based in Virginia’s...

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Competing Lawsuits Threaten Honolulu Affordable Rentals Project

On Thursday, attorneys for Queen Emma Partners and PMP Properties and Pickard filed a motion requesting 1st Circuit Court Judge Jeffrey Crabtree combine the two lawsuits since they “involve the same general nucleus of fact and law.”

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French Montana Sued For Sexual Battery: Report

French Montana is facing a lawsuit from a woman alleging he raped her in his home, according to documents obtained by The Blast. More »

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Tiger King's Joe Exotic Files $94 Million Lawsuit For Imprisonment & Mother's Death

Joe Exotic has filed a $94 million lawsuit from prison. The star of Netflix’s Tiger King – aka Joseph Maldonado-Passage – is accusing U.S. government agencies of false arrest and imprisonment, TheWrap reports. According to the...
Related topics: Netflix

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