Lawsuits

Biohacking

Biohacker Plans to Sue After Authorities Deactivate Transit Pass Embedded in His Hand

The man cut the chip out of the travel card, encased it in biocompatible plastic and had it implanted under the skin on his left hand.
Uber

Read Uber and Waymo's Statements After Surprise Settlement in Huge Trade Secrets Case

It comes a week after a bizarre trial began in San Francisco.
Lawsuits

15 Absolutely Crazy Things That Have Come Out of the Uber vs. Alphabet Trial

Deliberation over whether to show a clip from the movie 'Wall Street,' an explanation of what the phrase 'jam sesh' means and more.
Uber

Check Out the Bombshell Letter in the Uber-Waymo Trial

This letter delayed the trial between Uber and Waymo.
Uber

How Low Can Uber Go? Here Are 3 Recent Revelations That Continue to Tarnish the Brand.

The ride-sharing company has been reportedly accused of everything from negligent hiring to paying hush money to hackers.
Disney

Lawsuit Claims Disney Is Tracking Kids in 42 Apps

The class action suit alleges that the media giant is violating the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998.
Hackers

U.K. Researcher Who Stopped WannaCry Indicted in U.S.

The indictment, filed on July 11 in Wisconsin District Court, says that 'Defendant Marcus Hutchins created the Kronos malware,' alongside another person.
Legal

Legal Battle Could Kill Fact-Check Site Snopes.com

A contractual battle and a complicated divorce might mean the end of the fact-check site.
Theranos

Theranos Has Listed Its Headquarters for Rent

Four floors of the Palo Alto, Calif., office building are available for 12-year leases.
Dish Network

Dish Fined $280 Million for Illegal Robocalls

The company should have known that its third-party call centers were violating federal and state 'do not call' laws, a court found.
Google

Google Says It Would Cost Too Much to Gather Wage Gap Data

Mountain View's lawyers called the Labor Department's requests 'unconstitutional.'
Nokia

Nokia and Apple Are Exploring Health Tech Partnership Following Their Patent Fight

The companies have ended their patent fight and said they're planning to explore 'future collaboration in digital health initiatives.'
Lawsuits

PayPal Sues Pandora Over Logo Similarities

PayPal claims Pandora ignored 110 pages of examples showing how its logo is causing consumer confusion.
Apple

Qualcomm Ramps Up Its Fight Against Apple Fight by Suing iPhone Makers

Qualcomm on Wednesday filed suit against Apple device manufacturers Foxconn, Pegatron, Wistron and Compal Electronics for refusing to pay their licensing fees.
SpaceX

SpaceX Settles With Underpaid Employees for $4 Million

Most of the 4,100 plaintiffs, however, will only get $500 each.