Nevada To Pay San Francisco $400,000 In ‘Patient Dumping’ SettlementThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously gave its initial approval Tuesday of a $400,000 settlement from the State of Nevada following the City Attorney’s 2013 class-action lawsuit against Nevada over ‘patient dumping’ allegations.
Sony Agrees To Pay Up To $8 Million For Employee Identity Theft Losses In N. Korea Hacking ScandalIn a settlement agreement, Sony will pay up to $10,000 a person for identity theft losses after the 2014 hacking scandal.
Robin Williams’ Widow, Kids Settle Estate Fight, Attorneys SayRobin Williams' widow and his three children from previous marriages reached a settlement in their legal fight over the late actor's estate, ending a public dispute following the beloved comedian's suicide last year.
Livermore Lab Settles Age Discrimination Lawsuit For $37.25 MillionLawrence Livermore National Laboratory is paying $37.25 million to settle a lawsuit brought by 129 workers who say they were fired because of their ages.
Judge Urges Settlement For Neighbors Suing Family Of Autistic Boy For Being 'Public Nuisance'A judge called for calm when a group of Sunnyvale neighbors suing the family of an autistic boy for being a public nuisance were in a San Jose Superior Court Tuesday morning.
Oakland Approves $25,000 Settlement For Car Crash Involving Ex-Mayor QuanThe Oakland City Council approved $25,500 in settlements Monday for a car crash that Mayor Jean Quan was involved in last year.
Apple, Google, 3 Other Tech Giants Settle On $415 Million In Employee Poaching ScandalA federal judge has approved a $415 million settlement to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging Apple, Google, Intel and two other Silicon Valley companies illegally conspired to prevent their workers from getting better job offers.
GM Offers At Least $1 Million To Families Of Victims Killed In Ignition Switch AccidentsA fund set up by General Motors will make 398 compensation offers to people killed or injured in accidents involving faulty ignition switches.
State Licensing Board Didn't Know Contractor In Berkeley Balcony Collapse Paid Millions In SettlementsThe construction company that built the Berkeley apartment complex where a balcony collapse killed six people nearly two weeks ago has paid out millions to settle numerous lawsuits alleging shoddy work.
Woman Left With Brain Injury After SF Muni Accident Reaches $11 Million SettlementA woman who was struck and severely injured by a Muni light-rail train in 2013 has reached a settlement for $11 million with the City.
South Bay School District To Pay $15M In Sexual Molestation Case Of 5 GirlsThe families of four girls sexually molested by their second-grade teacher settled a lawsuit for $15 million with a San Jose school district on Monday.
Cupertino Cement Quarry To Pay $7.5M For Pollution ViolationsCement quarry Lehigh Hanson will pay millions of dollars to settle a lawsuit alleging it dumped millions of gallons of toxic wastewater into a nearby creek.