Legal Issues

STD-Testing Company Removes Sesame Street Advertisements Following Lawsuit Threat
Legal Issues

STD-Testing Company Removes Sesame Street Advertisements Following Lawsuit Threat

'We sincerely apologize if we offended anyone or if any images were use inappropriately,' said Brandon Greenberg, CEO of Mately, in a statement.
4 Potential Lawsuits to Watch Out for in Small Business
Radicals & Visionaries

4 Potential Lawsuits to Watch Out for in Small Business

Avoiding lawsuits isn't as thrilling as winning litigation but it's far less expensive.
Larry Alton
Russian Malware Creator Ordered to Pay $6.9 Million
Legal

Russian Malware Creator Ordered to Pay $6.9 Million

Nikita Kuzmin, 28, was not sentenced to more jail time. He'd already served over three years behind bars in the U.S.
Chief Justice John Roberts Calls U.S. Patent Challenge Process Bizarre
Court Cases

Chief Justice John Roberts Calls U.S. Patent Challenge Process Bizarre

The Supreme Court is hearing a case about an invalidated speedometer patent.
Why Everyone Loses With Uber's $100 Million Payout
Uber

Why Everyone Loses With Uber's $100 Million Payout

Everyone except the lawyers, that is.
Microsoft and Google Withdraw All Regulatory Complaints Against Each Other
Legal

Microsoft and Google Withdraw All Regulatory Complaints Against Each Other

This comes after the companies agreed to dismiss all patent infringement litigations against each other, settling 18 cases in the U.S. and Germany.
SunEdison Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection
Bankruptcy

SunEdison Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

The solar energy company is one of the largest non-financial companies to file for bankruptcy protection in the past decade.
Blood-Testing Firm Theranos Under Investigation by Federal Prosecutors, SEC
Theranos

Blood-Testing Firm Theranos Under Investigation by Federal Prosecutors, SEC

The FDA, two state departments of health and The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid have also opened probes against the company.
Oracle, Google Fail to Settle Android Lawsuit Before Retrial
Copyrights

Oracle, Google Fail to Settle Android Lawsuit Before Retrial

After a deadlocked jury in 2012, the companies failed to reach an agreement at a settlement conference last week.
5 Common Legal Mistakes That Can Trip-Up Your Startup
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Common Legal Mistakes That Can Trip-Up Your Startup

Spare yourself unnecessary grief and avoid these legal mistakes.
Nathan Resnick
Founder of GM's Acquired Company Facing Legal Battle
Legal

Founder of GM's Acquired Company Facing Legal Battle

Cruise founder and CEO Kyle Vogt has filed a complaint in San Fracisco Superior Court against a man he says is falsely claiming a stake in the company.
Kia Kokalitcheva
Know the Difference Between Privacy and Asset Protection
Entrepreneur Network

Know the Difference Between Privacy and Asset Protection

Finance expert Mark Kohler explains how these two types of protection function.
Entrepreneur Network
Lyft Drivers Would Be Owed Millions in Expense Reimbursements as Employees, Court Documents Show
Lyft

Lyft Drivers Would Be Owed Millions in Expense Reimbursements as Employees, Court Documents Show

This is the latest development in the fight for drivers of ridesharing apps to be classified as employees rather than independent contractors.
Are You Trying to Protect Your Idea -- or Sell It?
Patents

Are You Trying to Protect Your Idea -- or Sell It?

Do you really need a patent? It all depends on who you ask.
Stephen Key