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#Lawsuit

# lawsuit - Thursday 7 February, 2013

US firm sues Lance Armstrong for $12m over Tour bonuses
# Lawsuit
From The42
# Lawsuit

US firm sues Lance Armstrong for $12m over Tour bonuses

Feb 7th 2013, 8:09 PM 7,222 Views 10 Comments

The insurance company are seeking the return of money which the disgraced cyclist was paid between 2002-2004.

# lawsuit - Friday 25 January, 2013

People who bought Lance Armstrong's books are suing him in the US courts
# Not About The Bike
From The42
# Not About The Bike

People who bought Lance Armstrong's books are suing him in the US courts

Jan 25th 2013, 8:20 AM 9,961 Views 36 Comments

Poor guy just can’t catch a break at the moment.

# lawsuit - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Surgeons left 16 items in German man after operation
# Germany
# Germany

Surgeons left 16 items in German man after operation

Jan 17th 2013, 1:33 PM 19,289 Views 19 Comments

The man died last year and his family is seeking €80,000 in damages for his suffering.

# lawsuit - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Toyota to pay $1.1 billion to settle huge recalls lawsuit
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Toyota to pay $1.1 billion to settle huge recalls lawsuit

Dec 27th 2012, 8:01 AM 4,334 Views 10 Comments

Toyota did not accept any blame for the mass recalls but agreed to compensate owners who said their cars lost value after dozens of deadly accidents.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Insane Headline of the Day
# Barrel Scraper
From The Daily Edge
# Barrel Scraper

Insane Headline of the Day

Oct 24th 2012, 11:20 AM 999 Views 2 Comments

It involves Justin Bieber and a penis enlargement.

Parents warned after US lawsuit filed against Monster energy drink makers
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Parents warned after US lawsuit filed against Monster energy drink makers

Oct 24th 2012, 11:09 AM 14,047 Views 41 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has said parents should keep highly caffeinated drinks away from their children.

# lawsuit - Monday 15 October, 2012

Hulk Hogan to file lawsuits over sex tape
# Hulkmania
# Hulkmania

Hulk Hogan to file lawsuits over sex tape

Oct 15th 2012, 8:50 PM 25,311 Views 45 Comments

The Hulk says the tape was secretly filmed six years ago.

# lawsuit - Monday 10 September, 2012

France's richest man to sue paper which told him to 'get lost'
# France
# France

France's richest man to sue paper which told him to 'get lost'

Sep 10th 2012, 5:43 PM 9,515 Views 20 Comments

Bernard Arnault has created controversy with news that he is to become a Belgian citizen but he says he will continue to comply with French taxes which are set to rise for millionaires.

# lawsuit - Friday 24 August, 2012

Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning
# Suspicions
# Suspicions

Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning

Aug 24th 2012, 11:16 AM 4,282 Views 8 Comments

A nine-month investigation by Al Jazeera found elevated levels of polonium on some of Arafat’s belongings. Was he poisoned?

# lawsuit - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Marble Ouch: Woman sues Dallas Cowboys over 'severe burns to her backside'
# Hot Seat
From The42
# Hot Seat

Marble Ouch: Woman sues Dallas Cowboys over 'severe burns to her backside'

Aug 18th 2012, 12:12 PM 1,211 Views 0 Comments

Jennelle Carrillo has brought the NFL team to court after scorching her derriere on a bench outside Cowboys Stadium.

# lawsuit - Friday 10 August, 2012

Mother sues after breastfeeding footage used in porn film
# Breastfeeding
# Breastfeeding

Mother sues after breastfeeding footage used in porn film

Aug 10th 2012, 9:16 AM 22,142 Views 18 Comments

Maryann Sahoury is suing a production company after breastfeeding instructional video was used by a third party to make porn.

# lawsuit - Friday 22 June, 2012

Tony Parker suing New York nightclub for $20m over eye injury
# Lawsuit
From The42
# Lawsuit

Tony Parker suing New York nightclub for $20m over eye injury

Jun 22nd 2012, 6:04 PM 1,193 Views 2 Comments

The San Antonio Spurs guard was caught up in the middle of a brawl between R&B singers Chris Brown and Drake.

# lawsuit - Friday 11 May, 2012

Teenagers sue US government over global warming
# Young Activists
# Young Activists

Teenagers sue US government over global warming

May 11th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,461 Views 20 Comments

Young plaintiffs argue that climate change decisions will affect their generation.

# lawsuit - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Arkansas mother sues high school after son is dropped from basketball team
# Tough Mother
From The42
# Tough Mother

Arkansas mother sues high school after son is dropped from basketball team

May 10th 2012, 2:38 PM 1,153 Views 2 Comments

We all know that parents think their children are the best in the world but one mum has taken that belief to a new level.

# lawsuit - Thursday 12 April, 2012

US government suing Apple and publishers over e-book prices
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

US government suing Apple and publishers over e-book prices

Apr 12th 2012, 12:18 PM 2,888 Views 10 Comments

The Department of Justice alleges that Apple and some of the world’s biggest publishers conspired to fix the price of e-books.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Facebook files patent countersuit against Yahoo
# Fight Fight Fight
# Fight Fight Fight

Facebook files patent countersuit against Yahoo

Apr 3rd 2012, 9:10 PM 5,280 Views 13 Comments

The social network launched a counter lawsuit today against Yahoo accusing the company of violating patents covering photo tagging and advertising.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Irish recipients of defective hip implants to sue manufacturer
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Irish recipients of defective hip implants to sue manufacturer

Mar 20th 2012, 3:41 PM 3,540 Views 0 Comments

Peter McDonnell & Associates is hoping to secure compensation for patients who have had to undergo revision surgery and life-long tests.

# lawsuit - Friday 10 February, 2012

New York mother launches $900 trillion lawsuit against city
# How Much??
From The Daily Edge
# How Much??

New York mother launches $900 trillion lawsuit against city

Feb 10th 2012, 3:49 PM 13,859 Views 47 Comments

Fausat Ogunbayo, 46, wants €682 trillion from the city, claiming her two sons were wrongfully removed from her care.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Killer whales sue Seaworld for 'slavery'
# Whale Of A Time
From The Daily Edge
# Whale Of A Time

Killer whales sue Seaworld for 'slavery'

Feb 7th 2012, 9:34 AM 4,951 Views 27 Comments

The case is being taken by PETA who argue that animals should have the same constitutional protections as humans.

# lawsuit - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Man adopts his own girlfriend in US legal battle
# What The...
# What The...

Man adopts his own girlfriend in US legal battle

Feb 2nd 2012, 9:41 PM 16,175 Views 39 Comments

A judge said the “surreal” move takes an ongoing court case “into a legal twilight zone”.

# lawsuit - Thursday 29 December, 2011

$225,000 settlement for Phoebe Prince's parents
# Phoebe Prince
# Phoebe Prince

$225,000 settlement for Phoebe Prince's parents

Dec 29th 2011, 6:21 PM 4,346 Views 8 Comments

The parents of the Irish schoolgirl, who died by suicide after being bullied in school, settled the lawsuit with her school district in Massachusetts in November – but the amount has only just been revealed.

# lawsuit - Saturday 24 December, 2011

21 ex-players to sue NFL over concussions
# Lawsuit
From The42
# Lawsuit

21 ex-players to sue NFL over concussions

Dec 24th 2011, 2:47 PM 247 Views 0 Comments

Former pros including Patrick Surtain and Oronde Gadsden have accused the organisation of deliberately omitting or concealing evidence linking concussions and long-term neurological problems.

# lawsuit - Saturday 3 December, 2011

US woman sues clinic over 'implanted memories' claim
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

US woman sues clinic over 'implanted memories' claim

Dec 3rd 2011, 10:40 AM 3,666 Views 1 Comment

The 31-year-old claims that therapists made her believe she had participated in Satanic rituals and suffered sexual abuse through hypnosis.

# lawsuit - Monday 7 November, 2011

Bieber will take paternity test to prove the kid is not his son – report
# J-Biebz
From The Daily Edge
# J-Biebz

Bieber will take paternity test to prove the kid is not his son – report

Nov 7th 2011, 11:47 AM 1,098 Views 20 Comments

It’s the latest development in an ongoing saga or “a lot of crap on the internet” as Bieber put it….

# lawsuit - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Justin Bieber denies claims he fathered child with fan
# J-Biebz
From The Daily Edge
# J-Biebz

Justin Bieber denies claims he fathered child with fan

Nov 2nd 2011, 10:34 AM 1,563 Views 18 Comments

Representatives of the 17-year-old star called a paternity suit “malicious, defamatory, and demonstrably false”.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Actress suing IMDb for revealing that she is 40
# Ageism
From The Daily Edge
# Ageism

Actress suing IMDb for revealing that she is 40

Oct 19th 2011, 12:50 PM 2,622 Views 27 Comments

An actress, who (unsurprisingly) wishes to remain anonymous, has filed a lawsuit against IMDb’s parent company, Amazon, for revealing that she is “over the hill” – her words, not ours.

# lawsuit - Friday 2 September, 2011

US to sue over a dozen banks over mortgages: report
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

US to sue over a dozen banks over mortgages: report

Sep 2nd 2011, 1:07 PM 248 Views 4 Comments

The lawsuit, reported in the New York Times, relates to alleged misrepresentation of the quality of mortgages during the boom.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking

Jul 13th 2011, 8:09 AM 452 Views 3 Comments

Highly-regarded senator Jay Rockefeller says the fallout from the News of the World raises ‘serious questions’.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking

Jul 12th 2011, 9:01 AM 205 Views 0 Comments

The assistant commissioner of the Metropolitan Police will be grilled on why he chose not to reopen inquiries in 2009.

# lawsuit - Monday 11 July, 2011

Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal
# News Corp
# News Corp

Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal

Jul 11th 2011, 8:42 PM 374 Views 6 Comments

A group of News Corporation shareholders are suing the media conglomerate over what they claim are large-scale governance failures surrounding the British phone-hacking case.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Suit brought against Apple over iPad and iPhone user 'tracking'
# Apple
# Apple

Suit brought against Apple over iPad and iPhone user 'tracking'

Apr 26th 2011, 12:53 PM 1,098 Views 0 Comments

Two Apple customers have launched a suit against the company, asking for an injunction to disable the tracking in devices – and damages for violating their rights.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
Live Apr 12th 2011, 8:06 PM

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Blogger mounts $105m legal action against Huffington Post and AOL
Live Apr 12th 2011, 7:27 PM

Blogger mounts $105m legal action against Huffington Post and AOL

# lawsuit - Friday 8 April, 2011

British family demand not to be served by hotel staff 'of colour'
Live Apr 8th 2011, 5:30 PM

British family demand not to be served by hotel staff 'of colour'

# lawsuit - Friday 1 April, 2011

Casino cocktail waitresses sue over skimpy outfits From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 1st 2011, 9:00 PM

Casino cocktail waitresses sue over skimpy outfits

# lawsuit - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Poll: Should the state and banks be made to pay for reckless lending?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the state and banks be made to pay for reckless lending?

Mar 23rd 2011, 10:19 AM 1,308 Views 0 Comments

Ads placed in tomorrow’s papers will look for homeowners to take part in a landmark ‘reckless lending’ case. Do you think it’s fair to expect the state and the banks to pay?

# lawsuit - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

American Apparel founder in $250 million 'sex slave' case
# American Apparel
From The Daily Edge
# American Apparel

American Apparel founder in $250 million 'sex slave' case

Mar 9th 2011, 10:56 AM 889 Views 0 Comments

Dov Charney conducts business meetings in the nude and refers to his female employees as ‘sluts’ and ‘whores’. Now he’s facing a $250 million lawsuit from one of them.

# lawsuit - Thursday 16 September, 2010

Sex in the City suit exposes Sachs to claims of discrimination
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Sex in the City suit exposes Sachs to claims of discrimination

Sep 16th 2010, 9:55 AM 1,074 Views 2 Comments

Goldman Sachs hit with lurid allegations of sex discrimination.