Fox Renewed O'Reilly Contract After Host Paid $32 Million in Settlement of Harassment CaseThe New York Times reports that Fox renewed Bill O'Reilly's contract after he reached a $32 million settlement with a news analyst who planned to file a sexual harassment lawsuit against him,
Federal Judge In SF Approves $86 Million Settlement Between Volkswagen, State Of CaliforniaThe agreement approved by U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer is separate from a larger $14.7 billion proposed settlement that lawyers for car owners and the U.S. government reached with Volkswagen in June.
49ers Slapped With Age Discrimination Lawsuit By Former EmployeesTwo former employees of the San Francisco 49ers are reportedly suing the team, alleging age discrimination resulted in their firing in 2011.
Apple, Google Agree To Settle Longstanding Patent DisputeApple Inc. and Google Inc. announced Friday that they are dropping nearly two dozen lawsuits in U.S. and European courts against each other.
Apple, Samsung Renew Patent Dispute With Latest Court BattleThe world's two leading smartphone makers were back in federal court on Monday, accusing each other of stealing ideas and features.
Tech Battle Redux: Apple, Samsung Head Back To CourtThe trial starting Monday will mark the latest round in a long-running series of lawsuits between the tech giants.
Courts Will Treat Asiana Flight 214 Passengers DifferentlyWhen the courts have to figure compensation for people aboard Flight 214, the potential payouts will probably be vastly different for Americans and passengers from other countries, even if they were seated side by side as the Asiana jetliner crash-landed.
Facebook Settles Lawsuit For $10 MillionFacebook is paying $10 million to settle a lawsuit over ads that it called sponsored stories.
Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Leaves Richmond Police Department Leaderless Richmond’s police chief and seven of his high-ranking officers are involved in a racial discrimination lawsuit in Martinez, which temporarily leaves the department without a head.
San Francisco Lawsuit Shows Power Of A TweetA San Francisco teen is suing a business partner who promised to develop his Twitter feed but who, the Northern California teen says, deceived him into turning over the rights to his creation.
Apple Sues Motorola Over Smartphone PatentsApple is suing Motorola for infringing on patents related to its smart phones.