Slashdot Items Tagged "court"

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Friday June 23, 2017 @08:40PM Sci-Hub Ordered To Pay $15 Million In Piracy Damages
Thursday June 22, 2017 @05:27PM Home Improvement Chains Accused of False Advertising Over Lumber Dimensions
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:23PM FCC Proposes $120 Million Fine On Florida Robocall Scammer
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:10PM Alphabet Says Uber Knew About Stolen Self-Driving Car Files
Thursday June 22, 2017 @03:53PM Lawsuit Accuses Comcast of Cutting Competitor's Wires To Put It Out of Business
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:16AM 'Coal King' Is Suing John Oliver, Time Warner, and HBO
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:54PM Supreme Court Rules Sex Offenders Can't Be Barred From Social Media
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:00PM Offensive Trademarks Must Be Allowed, Rules Supreme Court
Saturday June 17, 2017 @12:58AM What Happens When Software Companies Are Liable For Security Vulnerabilities?
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:19PM Alleged KickassTorrents Owner Considers 'Voluntary Surrender' To the US
Friday June 16, 2017 @10:32AM EU Poised To Fine Google More Than $1 Billion in Antitrust Case
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @06:24PM 11 States Sue Trump Administration's Energy Department After Weeks of No Movement On Efficiency Standards
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @02:17PM FCC Can't Cap the Cost of Cross-State Prison Phone Calls, Court Rules
Monday June 12, 2017 @03:06PM Microsoft Wins Xbox Class-Action Fight at US Supreme Court
Monday June 12, 2017 @11:59AM Amazon Sues Former AWS VP Over Non-Compete Deal
Monday June 12, 2017 @07:08AM Sharp To Americans: You Don't Want to Buy a Sharp-Brand TV
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:57PM Prosectors Say the Kansas Shooting of Garmin Engineers Was a Hate Crime
Friday June 09, 2017 @11:00AM CEO of Defunct Silicon Valley Startup Indicted For Allegedly Tricking Employees Into Working For Free
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:33PM AT&T Uses Forced Arbitration To Overcharge Customers, Senators Say
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:09PM Uber's Self-Driving Unit Gets New Head of Hardware After Levandowski Firing
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @12:35PM Edward Snowden On Trump Administration's Recent Arrest of an Alleged Journalistic Source
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:28PM DOJ Charges Federal Contractor With Leaking Classified Info To Media
Monday June 05, 2017 @10:45AM Supreme Court Agrees To Decide Major Privacy Case On Cellphone Data
Saturday June 03, 2017 @09:13PM When Sentencing Criminals, Should Judges Use Closed-Source Algorithms?
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:37PM Bruce Perens Explains That 'GPL Is A Contract' Court Case
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:56PM Google Could Face a $9 Billion EU Fine For Rigging Search Results In Its Favor
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:22PM After Bomb Threats, FCC Proposes Letting Police Unveil Anonymous Callers
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:17PM Tesla Fires Female Engineer Who Alleged Sexual Harassment
Thursday June 01, 2017 @04:04PM Man Sentenced To 180 Days In Jail For Refusing To Give Police His iPhone Passcode
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:16PM Oregon Man Fined For Writing 'I Am An Engineer' Temporarily Wins Right To Call Himself An 'Engineer'
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @06:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:09PM EFF Sues FBI For Records About Paid Best Buy Geek Squad Informants
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:41PM Man Fined $4,000 For 'Liking' Defamatory Posts on Facebook
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:39PM Silk Road Founder Loses Appeal and Will Serve Life
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @03:43PM Uber Fires Executive Accused of Stealing Google's Self-Driving Car Secrets
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @01:01PM US Supreme Court Protects Consumers' Right To Refill Ink Cartridges In Precedent-Setting Lexmark vs Impression Case
Saturday May 27, 2017 @01:45AM The Lawyer Who Founded Prenda Law Just Got Disbarred
Friday May 26, 2017 @09:03PM Investigation Demanded Over Fake FCC Comments Submitted By Dead People
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:13PM Wikimedia Is Clear To Sue the NSA Over Its Use of Warrantless Surveillance Tools
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @03:10PM Engineer At Boeing Admits Trying To Sell Space Secrets To Russians
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:32PM Comcast Proves Need For Net Neutrality By Trying To Censor Advocacy Website
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @11:59AM Nokia Uses Lawsuit To Make Apple Its Friend
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:37PM Sprint Wins $140M Verdict Against Time Warner Cable For Infringing VoIP Patents
Monday May 22, 2017 @05:26PM PayPal Sues Pandora Over 'Patently Unlawful' Logo
Monday May 22, 2017 @11:40AM The Supreme Court Is Cracking Down on Patent Trolls
Monday May 22, 2017 @12:34AM Julian Assange Still Faces Legal Jeopardy In Three Countries
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:55PM Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:03PM Uber Threatens To Fire Engineer Accused of Stealing Trade Secrets From Waymo
Friday May 19, 2017 @03:48PM Federal Agents Used a Stingray To Track an Immigrant's Phone
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:53PM Elsevier Wants $15 Million In 'Piracy' Damages From Sci-Hub and Libgen
Thursday May 18, 2017 @10:10AM EU Fines Facebook $122 Million Over Misleading Information On WhatsApp Deal
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @09:49AM Qualcomm Sues Apple Contract Manufacturers
Monday May 15, 2017 @11:30PM UploadVR Had a 'Kink Room,' Pressured Female Employees To 'Microdose,' Alleges Lawsuit
Monday May 15, 2017 @06:29PM ZeniMax Is Suing Samsung After Winning Its Case Against Oculus
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:15PM Judge's Order Bars Uber Engineer From LiDAR Work, Demands Returns of Stolen Files
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:19AM Sprint Sues FCC For 'Capricious' Deregulation of Business Data Services
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:18AM Waymo's Case Against Uber Sent By Judge To US Prosecutors
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:36PM German Publishers' Lawsuit Against Google May Backfire
Thursday May 11, 2017 @04:25PM Cloudflare Declares War On a Patent Troll With a $50,000 Bounty
Thursday May 11, 2017 @02:43PM Man To Pay $300,000 In Damages For Hacking Employer
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Sunday May 07, 2017 @07:36PM Court Allows Case Over Violating Open Source License
Saturday May 06, 2017 @09:26PM Social Media Giants Sued For Helping ISIS
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:07PM Cop Fakes Body Cam Footage, Prosecutors Drop Drug Charges
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:05PM Court Rules In 'Sextortion' Case That Phone PINs Are Not Protected By Fifth Amendment
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:26PM Waymo: Uber Plotted With Former Exec Before He Left Google
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:38PM Facebook Hiring 3,000 To Monitor Videos After Murders, Violence Shown Live
Monday May 01, 2017 @06:26PM Security Researcher and Alleged Spam Operator To Square Off In Court In Ugly Lawsuit
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:27PM Man Fined By Oregon For Writing Complaint Email Stating 'I Am An Engineer' Files Free Speech Lawsuit
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:17PM Facebook Lets Advertisers Target Insecure Teens, Says Report
Monday May 01, 2017 @02:31PM US Appeals Court Won't Rehear 'Net Neutrality' Challenge
Friday April 28, 2017 @10:01AM Qualcomm Says Apple To Stop Paying Royalties
Thursday April 27, 2017 @11:42PM Lawsuit: Fox News Group Hacked, Surveilled, and Stalked Ex-Host Andrea Tantaros
Thursday April 27, 2017 @05:00PM University of California IT Workers Replaced By Offshore Outsourcing Firm To File Discrimination Lawsuit
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @04:28PM Pirate Site Blockades Violate Free Speech, Mexico's Supreme Court Rules
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:54PM Mylan's Epic EpiPen Price Hike Wasn't About Greed -- It's Worse, Lawsuit Claims
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:58AM Five Years Later, Legal Megaupload Data Is Still Trapped On Dead Servers
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:50AM Uber Must Provide Waymo With Data Regarding Its Otto Acquisition, Rules Court
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @05:29PM Oregon Fines Man For Writing a Complaint Email Stating 'I Am An Engineer'
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:18PM EU Lawmakers Include Spotify and iTunes In Geoblocking Ban
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:10PM Murdered Woman's Fitbit Nails Cheating Husband
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:16PM Uber Gets Sued Over Alleged 'Hell' Program To Track Lyft Drivers
Friday April 21, 2017 @10:26PM Can Parents Sue If Their Kid Is Born With the 'Wrong' DNA?
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:29PM DOJ: Russian 'Superhacker' Gets 27 Years In Prison
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:24PM Theranos Used Shell Company To Secretly Buy Outside Lab Equipment, Says Report
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:55PM Court Rules Fan Subtitles On TV and Movies Are Illegal
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:04PM Canada Rules To Uphold Net Neutrality
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:42PM Subway Sues Canada Network Over Claim Its Chicken Is 50 Percent Soy
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @11:27PM Qualcomm Collected Partial iPhone Royalties Despite Legal Battle With Apple
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @05:44PM Tesla Settles Lawsuit Against Former Autopilot Program Director Accused of Stealing Info, Engineers
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @10:22AM Bose Headphones Secretly Collected User Data, Lawsuit Reveals
Sunday April 16, 2017 @12:31AM Embarrassing Ex-Employee Complaint Against Snapchat Unsealed
Saturday April 15, 2017 @01:17AM Troll With 'Stupid Patent' Sues EFF. EFF Sues Them Back
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @10:32AM BlackBerry Awarded $815 Million in Arbitration Case Against Qualcomm
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:02PM Alphabet Wants Its Lawsuit Against Uber To Play Out Publicly
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:29PM DMCA 'Safe Harbor' Up In the Air For Online Sites That Use Moderators
Sunday April 09, 2017 @03:13PM Bitcoin Exchange Sues Wells Fargo Over Massive Wire Transfer Suspension
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:29PM Google Accused of 'Extreme' Gender Pay Discrimination By US Labor Department
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:03PM Italy Bans Uber
Friday April 07, 2017 @04:45PM Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court
Friday April 07, 2017 @01:53PM The Trump Administration No Longer Wants Twitter To Reveal the Owner of an Anti-Trump Account
Friday April 07, 2017 @12:23AM China Court Orders Samsung Units To Pay $11.6 Million To Huawei Over Patent Case
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:49PM Uber Contract 'Gibberish', Says MP Investigating Gig Economy
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:43PM London Police Ink Shadowy Deal With Industry On Website Takedowns
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:27PM Twitter Sues US Government Over Attempt To Unmask Anti-Trump Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
Thursday April 06, 2017 @02:29PM Apple Taken To Court For Refusing To Fix Devices
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @06:48PM Amazon Will Refund Millions of Unauthorized In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:09PM Uber Finds One Allegedly Stolen Waymo File -- On An Employee's Personal Device
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:23PM Utah Supreme Court Ruling Bars Direct Sales of Teslas Through a Subsidiary
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @05:03PM Former Snapchat Employee Presses To Unseal Allegedly Doctored Usage Statistics
Thursday March 30, 2017 @09:14AM Airline Fined For Sending 3.3 Million Unwanted Emails
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:36PM China's ZTE Removed From US Trade Blacklist
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @10:11AM A Lawsuit Over Costco Golf Balls Shows Why We Can't Have Nice Things For Cheap
Monday March 27, 2017 @03:10PM US Top Court Considers Changing Where Patent Cases May Be Filed
Monday March 27, 2017 @01:09PM 'Pirate' Movie Streaming Sites Declared Legal By Italian Court
Sunday March 26, 2017 @08:15PM Class Action Lawsuit Launched Over Forced Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday March 26, 2017 @01:14AM Theranos To Investors: Please Don't Sue! Here, Have Some More Shares
Friday March 24, 2017 @05:03PM South Korea Finds Qualcomm Prevented Samsung From Selling Its Exynos Processors
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:53PM Why You Should Care About the Supreme Court Case On Toner Cartridges
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:29PM Judge: eBay Can't Be Sued Over Seller Accused of Patent Infringement
Friday March 24, 2017 @09:10AM Amazon Wins $1.5 Billion Tax Dispute Over IRS
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:01PM Feds: We're Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:58AM Australia Shelves Copyright Safe Harbor For Google, Facebook
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @05:31PM W3C Erects DRM As Web Standard
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:38PM A Lithuanian Phisher Tricked Two Big US Tech Companies Into Wiring Him $100 Million
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:38AM Patents Are A Big Part Of Why We Can't Own Nice Things
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:30PM 'Sorry, I've Forgotten My Decryption Password' is Contempt Of Court, Pal - US Appeal Judges
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:32AM Two More Executives Are Leaving Uber, Drivers May Unionize
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:10PM Judge Grants Search Warrant For Everyone Who Searched a Crime Victim's Name On Google
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:14AM Lack of Oxford Comma Could Cost Maine Company Millions in Overtime Dispute
Thursday March 16, 2017 @06:08PM Class-Action Lawsuit Targets LG Over Legendary G4, V10 Bootloop Issues
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:39PM Judge Rejects Google Deal Over Email Scanning
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:09PM Court Orders ISP To Hand Identities Behind 5,300 IP Addresses To Copyright Trolls
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @01:21AM Hacking Victim Can't Sue Foreign Government For Hacking Him On US Soil, Says Court
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @02:36PM Facebook Admits Flaw in Image Moderation After BBC Report
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @02:16PM Germany Plans To Fine Social Media Sites Over Hate Speech
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:09PM A Rogue Robot Is Blamed For a Human Colleague's Gruesome Death
Monday March 13, 2017 @07:59PM NYC Sues Verizon For Breaking Promise To Make FiOS Available To All Residents
Monday March 13, 2017 @08:37AM Typo In IP Address Led To an Innocent Father's Arrest For Paedophilia
Saturday March 11, 2017 @10:30PM Volkwagen Finally Pleads Guilty On 'Dieselgate' Charges
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:05PM How Seven Movie Studios Forced A Pirated Movie Site Offline
Friday March 10, 2017 @11:26PM A Prenda Copyright Troll Finally Pleaded Guilty
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:26PM Police Allegedly Threaten A UK Photographer With Seizure Of All His Computers
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:43PM Filmmakers Take Dutch State To Court Over Lost Piracy Revenue
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:17PM Blogger Wins Libel Damages Over Columnist's Tweets
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:02PM Oculus CTO John Carmack Is Suing ZeniMax For $22.5 Million
Friday March 10, 2017 @03:33PM Alphabet's Waymo Asks Judge To Block Uber From Using Self-Driving Car Secrets
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @11:19AM Samsung Group Chief Denies All Charges as 'Trial of the Century' Begins
Thursday March 09, 2017 @09:57AM Uber Admits Its Ghost Driver 'Greyball' Tool Was Used To Thwart Regulators, Vows To Stop
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @01:59PM Federal Criminal Probe Being Opened Into WikiLeaks' Publication of CIA Documents
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @03:52PM China's ZTE Pleads Guilty, Will Pay $1.19 Billion For Violating US Trade Sanctions
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:45PM Amazon Shares Data With Arkansas Prosecutor In Murder Case
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:05PM Uber Has Been Using a Secretive Program To Identify Enforcement Officers And Prevent Them From Hailing Cars
Friday March 03, 2017 @04:33PM Canadian DMCA In Action: Court Awards Massive Damages In Modchip Case
Friday March 03, 2017 @02:16PM Apple Is Expanding Its War With Qualcomm
Friday March 03, 2017 @10:29AM Uber Loses Legal Test Case Over Language
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:55PM Uber Ex-engineer Who Alleged Sexism Retains Lawyer
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @07:42PM Court Throws Out $533 Million Verdict Against Apple Over Data Storage Patent
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:28PM PayPal's Donation Tools Stiff Some Charities, New Class Action Lawsuit Alleges
Friday February 24, 2017 @07:20PM Appeals Court: You Have the Right To Film the Police
Friday February 24, 2017 @07:08PM ZeniMax Files Injunction To Stop Oculus From Selling VR Headsets
Friday February 24, 2017 @08:39AM Founder of India's $4 Smartphone Firm Arrested on Allegations of Fraud
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:03PM Alphabet's Waymo Sues Uber For Allegedly Stealing Self-Driving Secrets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @04:53PM Judge Rules Against Forced Fingerprinting
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:12PM Amazon Argues That Alexa Is Protected By the First Amendment in a Murder Trial
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:11PM Google Says Almost Every Recent 'Trusted' DMCA Notices Were Bogus
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:32AM Kim Dotcom Can Be Extradited, Rules A New Zealand Court
Saturday February 18, 2017 @02:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:37PM SAP License Fees Also Due For Indirect Users, Court Rules
Saturday February 18, 2017 @02:31AM SAP License Fees Also Due For Indirect Users, Court Rules
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:37PM Your Personal Facebook Live Videos Can Legally End Up on TV
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:21AM BlackBerry Sued By Over 300 Former Employees
Thursday February 16, 2017 @05:14PM Scottish Court Awards Damages For CCTV Camera Pointed At Neighbor's House
Thursday February 16, 2017 @04:56PM Swedish Court Rules: 'Block the Pirate Bay For Next 3 Years'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @07:11PM Bipartisan Bill Seeks Warrants For Police Use of 'Stingray' Cell Trackers
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:00PM Patent Office Rules CRISPR Patents, Potentially Worth Billions, Belong To Broad Institute
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:59AM BlackBerry Files Patent-Infringement Suit Against Nokia
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:56AM Brazil Judge Rules Uber Drivers Are Employees, Deserve Benefits
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @01:56PM Microsoft Calls For 'Digital Geneva Convention'
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Saturday February 11, 2017 @04:08PM Oracle Refuses To Accept Android's 'Fair Use' Verdict, Files Appeal
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Friday February 10, 2017 @07:38PM Russia Considers Sending Snowden Back To US As a 'Gift' To Trump
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:48PM Former CIA Analyst Sues Defense Department To Vindicate NSA Whistleblowers
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @01:30PM Microsoft Now Offers Patent Troll Defense For Azure Customers
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @12:32AM NYC Fines Airbnb Hosts For 'Illegal' Home Rentals
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @10:03AM If You Owned a PC With a DVD Drive You Might Be Able To Claim $10
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:16PM US House Passes Bill Requiring Warrants To Search Old Emails
Monday February 06, 2017 @02:35PM Vizio Settles With FTC, Will Pay $2.2 Million and Delete User Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @09:09AM Patent Troll With Good Record in Past Sues Netflix, SoundCloud, Vimeo, Others Over Offline Downloads
Sunday February 05, 2017 @01:02AM Google, Unlike Microsoft, Must Turn Over Foreign Emails, Rules Judge
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:46AM Valve and Game Publishers Face EU Probe For Geo-Blocking; ASUS Faces Probe For Online Price-Fixing
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @06:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:10PM Jury Orders Oculus To Pay $500 Million In ZeniMax Lawsuit
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @09:00PM 2K Games Wins the Right To Store and Share Your Biometric Facial Data