Lawsuits

D.C. Attorney General Sues Amazon for Illegally Raising Prices

Calls for antitrust action against Jeff Bezos's online giant are gaining bipartisan support.

Euni Han

Kim Kardashian Slammed With Labor Violation Lawsuit by Former Employees

Seven employees are claiming they worked for the star's estate without overtime pay, among other allegations.

Emily Rella

Steve Wozniak to Go to Trial: Apple Co-Founder Faces Lawsuit for Intellectual Property and Copyright Theft

A business professor accuses Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak of stealing the idea of creating a technology school called 'Woz' and demands millionaire compensation.

Lawsuit Against Apple Over MacBook Butterfly Keyboards Gets Class Action Status

If the class action lawsuit wins, then affected MacBook owners could end up receiving some financial compensation from Apple.

Michael Kan

Could This Watch Company's Legal Battle Change Trademark Law Forever?

Can you create a product that references, parodies, or uses parts from another brand? Many entrepreneurs are trying...and then getting sued. But the law is far from settled. This is the story of one startup that fought back and might just help change the way brands are built.

Liz Brody

Black Amazon Web Services Manager Sues for Discrimination

A senior manager at Amazon Web Services files lawsuit alleging racial and gender discrimination.

Michelle Jones

FTC, State Prosecutors Seek to Break Up Facebook for 'Anticompetitive Conduct'

The FTC and a coalition of attorneys general argue that Facebook acquired Instagram and WhatsApp to stop them from leapfrogging Facebook. But Facebook says the legal action is "revisionist history."

Michael Kan

'Max' Brenner Was Pushed Out of His Own Company, Financially Destroyed, and Banned From Making Chocolate For Five Years. But He Learned: 'Hell Has Benefits.'

After a crushing legal battle, the founder was ousted from Max Brenner: Chocolate by the Bald Man, and forbidden from any new ventures for five years. Now he sees the darkest time in his life as a gift.

Frances Dodds

Remember the Endless Taco Bell Chihuahua Lawsuit? Kamala Harris' Husband Won It.

Soon-to-be second gentleman Doug Emhoff put the final kibosh on a decade-long legal battle over the famous commercial mascot.

Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to Multiple Federal Charges (Updated)

The OxyContin manufacturer will pay the government $225 million and own up to misleading the DEA and incentivizing doctors to write prescriptions.

Kenny Herzog

Black Ex-Franchisees Sue McDonald's In Racial Discrimination Case

52 Black ex-franchisees file a $1 billion racial-discrimination lawsuit against McDonald's, claiming the company sent them on 'financial suicide missions'

Kate Taylor

Apple Sues Small Business With Pear Logo Because 'People Can Get Confused'

Users are furious at Apple's attitude toward the five-employee company.