San Francisco Police Officers Sue City, Claiming Bias Against Whites In PromotionsThirteen present and former San Francisco police officers sued the city in federal court Tuesday, claiming that they have been discriminated against in promotions because they are white.
California Joins Other States To Challenge T-Mobile, Sprint MergerCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra joined the top lawyers of eight other states and the District of Columbia in an antitrust lawsuit Tuesday challenging the planned merger of the T-Mobile and Sprint wireless companies.
Defense Attorneys Trying To Shift Blame For Deadly Fire In Ghost Ship TrialAttorneys for Derek Almena and Max Harris, the two men being held responsible for the deaths of 36 people, are trying to show that others also played a significant role in the tragedy.
SF Appeals Court Convenes Panel To Hear Plagiarism Case Against Zeppelin's 'Stairway To Heaven'A federal appeals court in San Francisco announced Monday that a rarely convened 11-judge panel will take up a copyright dispute over the rock band Led Zeppelin's iconic "Stairway to Heaven" song.
Wells Fargo Agrees to Pay $385 Million to Settle Car Loan LawsuitSan Francisco-based Wells Fargo has agreed to pay at least $385 million to settle a California lawsuit alleging it signed up thousands of auto loan customers for costly car insurance without their consent.
Developers Sue Apple Over App Store CostsDevelopers are suing Apple over costs associated with selling apps on the company’s app store.
California, San Francisco Seek To Block Trump Administration Health Care Religious Refusal RuleCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra and San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera both asked a federal court Tuesday to block a new rule by the administration of President Donald Trump that would allow health care institutions and workers to refuse services on religious grounds.
Ex-Employee Suing Thomas Keller, His 3-Star Restaurants For DiscriminationA former employee of celebrated chef Thomas Keller is suing him and his three-star Michelin restaurants — Per Se in New York and the French Laundry in California — for discrimination.
Family Sues Tesla After Model X Pinned Pregnant Mother In Garage, Broke Her BonesA California family filed a lawsuit in Alameda County suing Tesla after their car pinned an 8 month pregnant woman into a garage wall. But Tesla says her 2-year-old son pressed the accelerator.
Northern California Attorney, ADA Crusader Charged With Tax FraudThe indictment alleges that Scott N. Johnson understated his income from 2012 to 2014 from settlements of lawsuits filed under the ADA.
Man Shot By SFPD Officer In 2018 Files LawsuitOliver Barcenas and his wife have filed a lawsuit against San Francisco and its police department, nearly a year after he was shot in the back by an officer.
'Flintstone House' Owner Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against HillsboroughThe owner of the iconic "Flintstone House" in San Mateo County has filed a cross-complaint against the town of Hillsborough, alleging race discrimination and violation of the Fair Housing Act, according to court documents obtained by KPIX 5.
SF City Attorney Sues Trump Administration To Protect Health Care For Women, LGBTQ CommunitySan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over a new federal rule that would allow health care staff to refuse to provide medical treatment.
Van Ness Construction Woes Prompt Landlord To Sue Japanese Internment Camp SurvivorDelays and construction issues for the Van Ness Improvement project have led to financial hardships for small business owners, including a WWII Japanese internment camp survivor.
Family Of Driver Who Died In Tesla Autopilot Crash Files LawsuitThe family of the man killed in a crash in Santa Clara County is calling out Tesla with the new lawsuit filed Wednesday, claiming the company is beta testing technology on California roadways.