Courtroom Transfixed By Video Deposition Showing Frail Steve Jobs Just Prior To His DeathApple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs held a federal courtroom transfixed on Friday as attorneys played a video of his testimony in a class-action lawsuit that accuses Apple of inflating iPod prices by locking music lovers into using its players.
Ex-49er In Class Action Suit Against NFL For 'Culture Of Drug Misuse, Substituting Players’ Health For Profit'Former 49ers Pro Bowl center Jeremy Newberry joined hundreds of former players in a class-action lawsuit filed today in San Francisco Federal Court. Ex-NFL stars Richard Dent, Jim McMahon, Roy Green, and Ron Stone are also among those listed as Plaintiffs.
Oakland Protesters Accuse McDonald’s Of Systematically Stealing Workers' Pay Police ordered a group protesters at an Oakland McDonald's restaurant to leave the premises on Tuesday when they claimed the company was withholding their overtime pay.
Oakland, Fremont McDonald's Workers Allege Wage Theft In Class Action LawsuitsMcDonald's workers from the Bay Area, Los Angeles and in two other states filed lawsuits against the fast-food chain this week, saying the company engages in a variety of illegal practices to avoid paying them what they're owed.
2nd Raiderette Joins Lawsuit Over PayThe original suit was filed in Alameda County Superior Court last week. It claims the team was in “flagrant violation” of an array of state labor laws, including failing to pay the minimum wage.
Walmart Women Employees File Revised Discrimination Lawsuit In SF CourtLawyers for women employees of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. announced the filing of a revised discrimination lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco Thursday on behalf of an estimated 95,000 women workers in California.
Bay Area Plaintiffs To Continue Wal-Mart Bias Claims Despite SetbackLawyers for Bay Area women who tried to sue Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for alleged discrimination said they will continue with their clients’ claims despite Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
Oakland Group Sues Cosmetic Makers Over 'Organic' LabelsAn environmental group is suing Kiss My Face and about two dozen other cosmetic companies on accusations that they falsely label products as organic.
Lawsuit Filed Over Arrests Following Mehserle Verdict ProtestsA class action lawsuit was filed against the Oakland Police Department and the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Monday alleging that they violated the rights of 150 people who were arrested after former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was sentenced last Nov. 5.
Apple Sued Over In-App Purchases By ChildrenApple is facing a lawsuit from aPennsylvania man whose 9-year-old daughter racked up $200 buying “Zombie Toxin” and other game items on an iPod.
U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Wal-Mart Discrimination Suit With Bay Area TiesThe U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to vote tomorrow on whether to accept Walmart's appeal in a huge civil rights class action lawsuit that began in the Bay Area.