A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying vital iPhone and iPad features.
A Santa Clara jury that found three schoolgirls and their parents liable for defaming a Catholic school teacher they branded as a “perv,” is about to decide how much one of the students should pay in punitive damages.
A federal judge and lawyers for the world’s two biggest smartphone makers have begun picking a jury to determine how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and IPad features.
Bay Area residents took stock Monday morning of the damage from high winds that blew through the region Sunday night, knocking over trees and causing power outages.
Hayward’s fire department had a busy morning containing two separate fires, one of which sent a man and his 92-year old mother to nearby hospital burn unit.
Landlord Najib Batshson is now looking at thousands of dollars in damages and the loss of rent after his house on Noriega Street was busted for housing an indoor pot growing operation.
A federal judge has ruled that Oakland police unlawfully strip-searched two men in public in 2005 and ordered the city to pay them a total of at least $200,000 in damages.
San Rafael fire officials are investigating the cause of a kitchen fire that damaged a home in an unincorporated area near the city Sunday morning.
Part of the Santa Cruz Harbor reopened on Sunday, only to have Mother Nature halt boat traffic for the day.
A former San Jose police officer who was involved in a DUI injury accident in 2008 will have to pay nearly $248,000 in punitive damages.