Posts Tagged ‘lawsuits’

Gov Accuses JPMorgan of Fraud: Bank Laughs, Pays $410M

July 31, 2013 |  by  |  Breaking News, U.S. Headlines  |  1 Comment
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Surprisingly, JPMorgan Chase & Co. underwent a federal investigation for manipulation and fraud under the suspicion the massive financial institution manipulated energy prices. Not surprisingly, Chase payed $410 million — literally 0.004 percent of its 2012 revenue — to make it all go away.  Read More

Apple Guilty of iPad E-Book Conspiracy

July 10, 2013 |  by  |  Tech, U.S. Headlines  |  1 Comment
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The idolized technology company lost a pivotal anti-trust lawsuit this morning. Reuters reports U.S. District Court Judge Denise Cote found in favor of the 33 states that alleged Apple illegally worked with select book publishers to price fix e-books sold in Apple’s virtual store.  Read More

US Airways sued: denied two black men first class

April 14, 2013 |  by  |  Breaking News, U.S. Headlines  |  4 Comments
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One of the most popular American airlines was the subject of some very bad press Sunday night. US Airways faces a discrimination lawsuit after they denied boarding to two first-class passengers — both of whom were black — unless they each changed to business casual attire.  Read More

Winklevoss Twins Done Battling Facebook

June 23, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment  |  17 Comments
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Before The Social Network premiered, barely anyone had ever heard of the Winklevoss twins let alone the lawsuit. But before you knew it, the whole world seemed to know the personal details that led up to a major lawsuit between the Winklevii and Facebook. Today though, it has become a thing of the past because Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have dropped their suit against Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg and will not dispute their $65 million claim before the Supreme Court. Good move.

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Rebecca Black already suing somebody?

April 5, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment  |  15 Comments
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Well, that take long. In what is already a whirlwind career, 13-year-internet sensation and singer of the painfully annoying (yet catchy!) song, Friday, is suing the label that made her a star.

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Jesse Ventura Sues TSA Over Pat Down Procedure

January 25, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Sports  |  2 Comments
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Think TSA airport security procedures have gone too far? You’re not the only one! We learn today that former Minnesota governor and professional wrestler Jesse Ventura has filed a lawsuit against the overly touchy-feely TSA and the Department of Homeland Security after experiencing the invasive security procedures firsthand.

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Non-Profit Exec Amy Erin Blakely Loses Job Over Breast Size?

November 12, 2010 |  by  |  Breaking News  |  3 Comments
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Imagine being harassed daily at work over the size of your breasts and then losing your job over it. That’s exactly what 43-year-old Amy Erin Blakely says happened at the Devereux Foundation where she was the Assistant Executive Director of Operations.
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