lawsuit

JRR Tolkien estate settles $80 million lawsuit with Warner Bros

Civil

JRR Tolkien estate settles lawsuit with Warner Bros for $80 million A settlement was reached in a lawsuit with Warner Bros after the company was found responsible for unauthorized merchandise sales for Lords of the Rings and The Hobbit. The family of JRR Tolkien has settled an $80 million lawsuit with Warner Bros over the…

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Lawsuit Targets Apple Pay, Alleges Patent Violations

Copyright Law

Lawsuit Targets Apple Pay, Alleges Patent Violations On Sunday, Boston company RSA SecurID filed a lawsuit against Apple and Visa alleging that Apple’s digital payment technology known as Apple Pay violates patents already in place. The lawsuit targets Apple pay and was filed by Universal Secure Registry in Federal District Court in Delaware. Chief Executive for RSA SecurID, Kenneth…

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Florida House Wins Lawsuit Filed Against Florida Lottery

Community News

Florida House Wins Lawsuit Against the Florida Lottery Ruling comes after The House filed a lawsuit against the Florida Lottery for illegal signing a long-term contract for ticket sales. House Speaker Richard Corcoran claimed victory on Tuesday in another successful rebuke of Governor Rick Scott , after a Leon County Circuit Court Judge determined that the…

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OJ Simpson photos helped depict a wrongful death

Criminal

One man with photo evidence that held Simpson responsible of wrongful death Everyone knows about the famous criminal case in which O.J. Simpson was found ‘not guilty’ of murdering his wife and her friend, Ron Goldman outside the couple’s California residence. What is little known or acknowledged is the civil charges that were filed and…

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Lawsuit Says McDonald’s Discriminates Against Blind Customers

Civil

McDonald’s is being sued for not allowing walk-ups in drive-thru On Tuesday, a Louisiana man by the name of Scott Magee filed a lawsuit alleging that McDonald’s does not accommodate blind customers at the drive-thru window, late at night. The lawsuit claims that “McDonald’s violates the Americans with Disabilities Act by prohibiting visually impaired pedestrians from…

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Judge Tosses Starbucks Lawsuit Alleging Underfilled Iced Drinks

Civil

Update: Judge strikes down Starbucks Lawsuit alleging the company overfills cups with ice In Los Angeles on August 19th, U.S. District Judge Percy Anderson tossed out the Starbucks Lawsuit claiming the company is misleading customers about the size of iced beverages due to the overabundance of ice. The lawsuit claims that the liquid to ice ratio…

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