Lawsuit Blames Snapchat ‘Speed Filter’ For High-Speed Car CrashA couple is suing Snapchat, claiming that the social media app's "speed filter" tempted a woman to drive too fast, causing a crash.
Lawsuit Seeking Minimum Quality, Equitable Funding Of Public Education DismissedA divided state appeals court in San Francisco dismissed two lawsuits Wednesday that claimed students are entitled to a minimum quality of public school education supported by adequate and equitable funding.
Lyft Sued Over 2014 Crash That Killed PassengerLyft is facing a wrongful death and personal injury lawsuit filed in San Francisco by the family of a West Sacramento man killed in the crash of a car with a Lyft driver in 2014.
Book Club Members Kicked Off Napa Wine Train Last Year Settle LawsuitEleven book club members kicked off the Napa Valley Wine Train last year in an event widely criticized as racist have settled their lawsuit against the company for an undisclosed amount, according to their attorney.
Uber Settles Lawsuit Over Driver Background Checks For $10 MillionRide-hailing company Uber will pay at least $10 million to settle allegations by California prosecutors that it misled passengers about the quality of its driver background checks.
Legal Battle Over Pricey Meteorite Headed To Oakland CourtA Novato man is in a legal battle over a valuable rock from outer space.
Beyoncé Sues Texas Label Called "Feyonce"A Texas firm called "Feyonce" has been served legal papers for selling engagement-themed merchandise that bears more than a passing resemblance to Beyoncé swag.
Widow Of Oakland Raiders Great Ken Stabler Sues NFL Over ConcussionsFormer Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler's widow among plaintiffs in a new lawsuit against the NFL over long-term injury from concussions.
California Attorney General Sues Morgan Stanley For Alleged MisrepresentationsAttorney General Kamala D. Harris has filed a lawsuit against investment bank Morgan Stanley for misrepresentations of complex investments.
Wells Fargo To Pay California $8.5M In Telephone Privacy SettlementCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris and five district attorneys, including Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley, announced Tuesday an $8.5 million settlement of a telephone privacy lawsuit against Wells Fargo Bank.
Lawsuit Alleges Old Spice Deodorant Causes Skin Rashes, BurnsA multi-million dollar class-action lawsuit alleges Procter & Gamble's Old Spice deodorant has caused severe skin rashes and burns on "hundreds if not thousands of consumers."
Corinthian Colleges Ordered To Pay Nearly $1.2 Billion For False AdvertisingA San Francisco Superior Court judge is awarding California a nearly $1.2 billion default judgment against the for-profit college operator Corinthians College Inc, which recently failed for bankruptcy leaving thousands of students in the lurch and saddled with debt.