All posts tagged "lawsuit"
Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discount
NEW YORK — Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in more than 1 billion Yahoo user...
- Posted February 21, 2017
Washington State Sues Trump Over Immigration Order
Trump's order sparked large protests around the country over the weekend
- Posted January 30, 2017
Sports Secretary-designate Retires Lawsuit Against Education Dept.
Waldemar Volmar had sued in federal court alleging gender discrimination
- Posted December 22, 2016
Death Threats and Abuse for Woman Leading Brexit Court Fight
LONDON — Gina Miller is paying the price for going to court. The financial entrepreneur says she has received death threats and racial and sexual abuse since she won a High Court ruling forcing the British government...
- Posted December 2, 2016
García Padilla Pleased by Federal Court Ruling Against Creditors
Puerto Rico governor also urged the fiscal oversight board to approve his fiscal plan
- Posted November 16, 2016
Democrats across nation sue GOP alleging voter intimidation
NEWARK, N.J. – Lawyers for Democrats around the country are filing lawsuits claiming Republicans and the campaign of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump are pushing supporters to intimidate and confront voters on Election Day. Trump has called...
- Posted November 4, 2016
McDonald’s Agrees to $3.75M deal with California Workers
SAN FRANCISCO — McDonald’s has agreed to pay $3.75 million to settle a federal lawsuit that sought to hold the company liable for allegations that a franchise owner in the San Francisco Bay Area cheated hundreds of...
- Posted October 31, 2016
UK Uber Drivers Win Case to get Paid Vacation, Minimum Wage
LONDON — Uber drivers in Britain should get paid vacation days and be guaranteed a minimum wage, a tribunal said Friday, in a ruling that tests the limits of the so-called “gig economy,” in which companies rely...
- Posted October 28, 2016
Jury awards more than $70M to woman in baby powder lawsuit
ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded a California woman more than $70 million in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder caused her cancer, the latest case raising...
- Posted October 28, 2016
TED Conference Creator in $10M Lawsuit over Sale of Spinoff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The man who created the TED conference is embroiled in a multimillion-dollar legal dispute over the sale of a TED spinoff. Richard Saul Wurman is an architect and graphic designer who founded TED in...
- Posted September 15, 2016