Slashdot Items Tagged "court"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:53PM Judge Rules Against Forced Fingerprinting
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:12PM Amazon Argues That Alexa Is Protected By the First Amendment in a Murder Trial
Thursday February 23, 2017 @01:11PM Google Says Almost Every Recent 'Trusted' DMCA Notices Were Bogus
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @09:22PM Judge Blocks California Law Limiting Publication of Actor's Ages
Monday February 20, 2017 @12:32AM Kim Dotcom Can Be Extradited, Rules A New Zealand Court
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:37PM SAP License Fees Also Due For Indirect Users, Court Rules
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:31AM SAP License Fees Also Due For Indirect Users, Court Rules
Friday February 17, 2017 @01:37PM Your Personal Facebook Live Videos Can Legally End Up on TV
Friday February 17, 2017 @09:21AM BlackBerry Sued By Over 300 Former Employees
Thursday February 16, 2017 @04:14PM Scottish Court Awards Damages For CCTV Camera Pointed At Neighbor's House
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:56PM Swedish Court Rules: 'Block the Pirate Bay For Next 3 Years'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:11PM Bipartisan Bill Seeks Warrants For Police Use of 'Stingray' Cell Trackers
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:00PM Patent Office Rules CRISPR Patents, Potentially Worth Billions, Belong To Broad Institute
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:59AM BlackBerry Files Patent-Infringement Suit Against Nokia
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:56AM Brazil Judge Rules Uber Drivers Are Employees, Deserve Benefits
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @12:56PM Microsoft Calls For 'Digital Geneva Convention'
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:08PM Oracle Refuses To Accept Android's 'Fair Use' Verdict, Files Appeal
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:01AM Spammer Faces Decades In Prison For Sending More Than 1 Million Spam Emails
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:38PM Russia Considers Sending Snowden Back To US As a 'Gift' To Trump
Friday February 10, 2017 @03:48PM Former CIA Analyst Sues Defense Department To Vindicate NSA Whistleblowers
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @12:30PM Microsoft Now Offers Patent Troll Defense For Azure Customers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @11:32PM NYC Fines Airbnb Hosts For 'Illegal' Home Rentals
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @09:03AM If You Owned a PC With a DVD Drive You Might Be Able To Claim $10
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:16PM US House Passes Bill Requiring Warrants To Search Old Emails
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:35PM Vizio Settles With FTC, Will Pay $2.2 Million and Delete User Data
Monday February 06, 2017 @08:09AM Patent Troll With Good Record in Past Sues Netflix, SoundCloud, Vimeo, Others Over Offline Downloads
Sunday February 05, 2017 @12:02AM Google, Unlike Microsoft, Must Turn Over Foreign Emails, Rules Judge
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:24PM Lawsuit Claims Apple Forced Users To iOS 7 By Breaking FaceTime
Thursday February 02, 2017 @09:46AM Valve and Game Publishers Face EU Probe For Geo-Blocking; ASUS Faces Probe For Online Price-Fixing
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:16PM New York Sues Charter Over Slow Internet Speeds
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:10PM Jury Orders Oculus To Pay $500 Million In ZeniMax Lawsuit
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @08:00PM 2K Games Wins the Right To Store and Share Your Biometric Facial Data
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @10:10AM Swedish Govt Mulls Tougher Punishments To Tackle Pirate Sites
Saturday January 28, 2017 @05:24PM Who's Responsible For Accidents Caused By Open Source Self-Driving Car Software?
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:11PM Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuits To Force Hundreds of Hawaiians To Sell Him Land
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:42PM Breach Notification Website LeakedSource Allegedly Raided By Feds
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:11PM Tesla Sues Former Autopilot Executive For Allegedly Stealing Secrets, Poaching Coworkers
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:30PM UK 'Pirates' Get 20-Day Grace Period After Each Warning
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:24PM Apple Expands Qualcomm Legal Spat To China
Friday January 20, 2017 @09:37PM FTC Dismantles Two Huge Robocall Organizations
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @04:06PM Apple Sues Qualcomm For Roughly $1 Billion Over Royalties
Friday January 20, 2017 @11:26AM Uber Will Pay $20 Million For Exaggerating Drivers' Earnings
Thursday January 19, 2017 @05:34PM South Korean Court Dismisses Arrest Warrant For Samsung Chief
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:11PM Zuckerberg Sues Hundreds of Hawaiians To Force Property Sales To Him
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @06:14PM Julian Assange Will Not Hand Himself In Because Chelsea Manning's Release Won't Happen Immediately, Lawyer Says
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:47PM College Fires IT Admin, Loses Access To Google Email, Successfully Sues IT Admin For $250K
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @03:00PM Labor Department Sues Oracle For Paying White Men More
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @07:05PM US Antitrust Agency Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Licensing
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:38PM President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @02:07PM Uber Sues City of Seattle To Block Landmark Driver Union Ordinance
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:31PM Oculus Accused of Destroying Evidence, Zuckerberg To Testify In $2 Billion Lawsuit
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:06PM South Korea Prosecutors Seek Arrest of Samsung Chief Jay Y Lee For Bribery
Sunday January 15, 2017 @05:59PM How A Professional Poker Player Conned a Casino Out of $9.6 Million
Sunday January 15, 2017 @04:59PM Apple/Samsung Patent Case Returns To Court To Revisit Infringement Damages
Saturday January 14, 2017 @01:06AM Student Hacker Faces 10 Years in Prison For Spyware That Hit 16,000 Computers
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:41PM Someone Is Trying to Sell Those Stolen Three-Screen Razer Laptops in China
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:24PM Drone Maker Lily Robotics Faked Promotional Video, Gets Sued For False Advertising and Misleading Business Practices
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:06AM US Appeals Court Revives Antitrust Lawsuit Against Apple
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:42PM Arizona Plans To Sue Theranos Over Faulty Blood Tests
Thursday January 12, 2017 @08:31AM Amazon Just Got Slapped With a $1 Million Fine For Misleading Pricing
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:02AM Regulators Criticize Banks For Lending Uber $1.15 Billion
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @02:51PM Volkswagen Closes In on $4.3 Billion US Settlement in Diesel Scandal
Monday January 09, 2017 @02:15PM Supreme Court Will Not Examine Tech Industry Legal Shield
Sunday January 08, 2017 @12:30PM A Federal Judge's Decision Could End Patent Trolling
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:42PM FTC Takes D-Link To Court Citing Lax Product Security, Privacy Perils
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:35PM Uber Drivers Deemed To Be Employees By Swiss Insurance Provider
Thursday January 05, 2017 @11:04AM Apple Removes NYTimes App in China, Shows How Far It Is Willing To Go To Please Local Authority
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @08:43PM Department of Labor Sues Google Over Compensation Data
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @10:59AM New California Law Finally Makes Ransomware Illegal
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:08PM Legal Sparring Continues in Bitcoin User's Battle with IRS Tax Sweep
Saturday December 31, 2016 @06:21PM Eavesdropping Uber Driver Helps Rescue 16-Year-Old From Her Pimps
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:30PM Seattle Man Accused of Using Social Media To Set Up Fake Porn Agency
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @07:18AM Chinese Traders Charged With Insider Trading on Hacked Information
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:24PM Fitbit Drops Lawsuit Against Jawbone
Monday December 26, 2016 @08:43AM Apple's Beef With Nokia Gets Intense, All Withings Products Pulled From Online Store
Saturday December 24, 2016 @12:32PM US Court Demands Documents On AT&T/Police Collaboration
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:35AM Uber Lawsuit Alleges Employees Were Misled On Equity Compensation
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:33AM Google Employee Sues For $3.8 Billion Over Confidentiality Policies
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:44AM EU's Highest Court Delivers Blow To UK Snooper's Charter
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @07:18AM EU Accuses Facebook Of Giving Misleading Information During WhatsApp Takeover
Monday December 19, 2016 @08:54AM Apple Appeals EU Tax Ruling, Says It Was a 'Convenient Target'
Sunday December 18, 2016 @11:40AM Apple Loses In Court, Owes $2 Million For Not Giving Workers Meal Breaks
Friday December 16, 2016 @07:40PM Apollo 11 Moon Rock Bag Belongs To Buyer, Not NASA, Judge Rules
Friday December 16, 2016 @05:35PM Rogue Lawyers Made $6 Million Shaking Down Porn Pirates, Feds Say
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:10PM Businesses May No Longer Sue Customers Over Negative Reviews
Thursday December 15, 2016 @01:43AM The Pirate Bay, BitTorrent Websites To Be Blocked In Australia, Federal Court Rules
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:09AM Uber Appeals Against Ruling that Its UK Drivers Are Workers
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:47PM Florida Court Says Suspected Voyeur Must Reveal His iPhone Passcode To Police
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:50PM EFF: The Music Industry Shouldn't Be Able To Cut Off Your Internet Access
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:29PM Disney IT Workers, In Lawsuit, Claim Discrimination Against Americans
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:18AM Falsely Accused Movie Pirate Deserves $17K Compensation, Court Says
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:58AM Supreme Court Considers When US Patent Violations Are 'Induced' Abroad
Monday December 05, 2016 @08:57AM Embedding Isn't Copyright Infringement, Says Italian Court
Sunday December 04, 2016 @03:15PM How Microsoft Lost In Court Over Windows 10 Upgrades
Sunday December 04, 2016 @01:31PM Sysadmin Gets Two Years In Prison For Sabotaging ISP
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:41AM It Will Soon Be Illegal To Punish US Customers Who Criticize Businesses Online
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:34PM Bitcoin Exchange Ordered To Give IRS Years of Data On Millions of Users
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:51PM Iceland is Suing a Supermarket That's Using Its Name
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:43PM Uber Is About to Face a Landmark Battle in Europe
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:02PM $1 Billion Getty Images Public Domain Photograph Dispute is Over
Friday November 25, 2016 @01:30PM Edward Snowden Loses Norway Safe Passage Case
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @02:09PM Snowden Can Be Asked To Testify In Person In Germany NSA Probe
Saturday November 19, 2016 @12:21AM Privacy Group Sues The FBI, Demanding Details About Biometric Database Sharing
Friday November 18, 2016 @09:39PM Is Google's AI-Driven Image-Resizing Algorithm Dishonest?
Friday November 18, 2016 @10:32AM Terminally Ill Teen Won Historic Ruling To Preserve Body
Thursday November 17, 2016 @11:04AM Britain Has Passed the 'Most Extreme Surveillance Law Ever Passed in a Democracy'
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @09:59AM US Navy Denies Pirating Software on 550K Computers, Says It Had Bought Licenses For 38 Machines
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:46PM Charter Customer Sues Over Hidden Fees, Claims 'Massive Billing Fraud'
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:37PM Children Can Now Sue The US Government Over Climate Change
Friday November 11, 2016 @11:43PM 'Flash Crash' Trader Pleads Guilty, Facing Up To 30 Years In Prison
Friday November 11, 2016 @01:31PM Judge Orders Amazon Refunds for Children's In-app Purchases
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:18PM How President Trump Could Destroy Net Neutrality
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @04:17PM Ireland Will Bring the Fight Over Apple Taxes To the EU Court
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:35PM Facebook Users Sue Over Alleged Racial Discrimination In Housing, Job Ads
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:04PM Unsealed Court Docs Show FBI Used Malware Like 'A Grenade'
Sunday November 06, 2016 @09:02PM Gawker Pays $750,000 To That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Friday November 04, 2016 @04:31PM Munich Court To Try Facebook's Zuckerberg For Inciting Hatred
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:18PM Judge Refuses To Block New York 'Ballot Selfie' Law
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:58PM US Government Sues AT&T/DirecTV, Calls It 'Ringleader' of Collusion Scheme
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @02:12PM Hulk Hogan Settles With Gawker For $31 Million
Monday October 31, 2016 @06:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Sunday October 30, 2016 @01:24PM Family Sues Amazon After Counterfeit Hoverboard Catches Fire, Destroys Home
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:52PM City ISP Makes Broadband Free Because State Law Prohibits Selling Access
Thursday October 27, 2016 @04:44PM Oracle Will Officially Appeal Its 'Fair Use' Loss Against Google
Thursday October 27, 2016 @03:13PM FCC Imposes ISP Privacy Rules and Takes Aim At Mandatory Arbitration
Thursday October 27, 2016 @12:41AM Hotel CEO Openly Celebrates Higher Prices After Anti-Airbnb Law Passes
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:34PM Comcast Sues Nashville To Halt Rules That Give Google Fiber Faster Access To Utility Poles
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @01:55PM Repeat Infringers Can Be Mere Downloaders, Court Rules
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:19PM Scientists Create AI Program That Can Predict Human Rights Trials With 79 Percent Accuracy
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:34PM Largest Auto-Scandal Settlement In US History: Judge Approves $15 Billion Volkswagen Settlement
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:17PM Yahoo Scanning Order Unlikely To Be Made Public: Reuters
Monday October 24, 2016 @04:23PM Alibaba Founder To Chinese Government: Use Big Data To Stop Criminals
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:40PM Electronic Surveillance Up 500% In DC Area Since 2011, Almost All Sealed Cases
Saturday October 22, 2016 @01:59PM Journalist Cleared of Riot Charges in South Dakota
Friday October 21, 2016 @08:45PM 'Anonymous' Hacker Indicted As His Hunger Strike Continues
Friday October 21, 2016 @03:05PM Prosecutors Say NSA Contractor Could Flee To Foreign Power
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @09:32AM Spanish Police Arrest Their First Ever eBook Pirate
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:22PM Samsung Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy Note 7
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:12AM Apple and Other Tech Companies Have Registered Their IP in Jamaica, Tonga, and Elsewhere For Years
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:52PM It's Entirely Reasonable For Police To Swipe a Suspicious Gift Card, Says Court
Monday October 17, 2016 @11:08AM UK Security Agencies Unlawfully Collected Data For 17 Years, Court Rules
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM You Can Now Claim Your Cash In the PS3 'Other PS3' Settlement
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:26PM Star Wars Production Company Fined Almost $2 Million For Harrison Ford's Injury
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:31PM How a Video Game About Sheep Exposes the FBI's Broken FOIA System
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:05AM Dozens of Suspicious Court Cases Aim At Getting Web Pages Taken Down Or Deindexed
Saturday October 08, 2016 @08:47PM Are Tech Firms Liable For What Their Users Post?
Saturday October 08, 2016 @06:26PM Class Action Lawsuit Grows Over iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease'
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:31PM Appeals Court Reinstates Apple's $120 Million Slide-To-Unlock Patent Win Over Samsung
Thursday October 06, 2016 @11:55PM Prominent Pro-Patent Judge Issues Opinion Declaring All Software Patents Bad
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:04PM Two 19-Year-Olds Charged With Running Phone Harassment, Hack-For-Hire Sites
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:07PM Yahoo Scan By US Fell Under Foreign Spy Law Expiring Next Year
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @03:58PM Judge Allows Small Businesses To Sue Credit Card Giants For Forcing Them To Adopt Chip Readers
Saturday October 01, 2016 @09:02PM Apple Loses Patent Retrial To VirnetX, Owes $302.4 Million
Saturday October 01, 2016 @12:21AM Federal Prosecutors Actually Prosecute H1-B Fraud
Friday September 30, 2016 @08:48PM FAA Sued Over Federal Drone Registry
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Friday September 30, 2016 @02:58PM Researchers Ask Federal Court To Unseal Years of Surveillance Records
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:20PM Four States Sue To Stop Internet Transition
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @03:52PM Verizon Technician Is Accused of Selling Customers' Call Records and Location Data To Private Investigator
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @10:14AM Apple Logs Your iMessage Contacts - And May Share Them With Police: The Intercept
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:45PM US Department of Labor Is Suing Peter Thiel's Startup 'Palantir' For Discriminating Against Asians
Saturday September 24, 2016 @05:50PM Kentucky's Shotgun 'Drone Slayer' Gets Sued Again
Friday September 23, 2016 @02:45PM Judge Skewers Oracle Attorney For Revealing Google, Apple Trade Secrets
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:15AM Indian Students Score a Partial Win in Facebook Privacy Dispute
Thursday September 22, 2016 @05:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:31PM Appeals Court Decision Kills North Carolina Town's Gigabit Internet
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @04:00PM With 3D Printer Gun Files, National Security Interest Trumps Free Speech, Court Rules
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:43PM 'Corporate Troll' Wins $3 Million Verdict Against Apple For Ring-Silencing Patent
Monday September 19, 2016 @09:25PM Federal Judge Rules Bitcoin Is Money In Case Tied To JPMorgan Hack
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:39PM Computer Specialist Who Deleted Clinton Emails May Have Asked Reddit For Tips
Sunday September 18, 2016 @08:17PM 'Unpatent' Begins Crowdfunding Challenges To Bad Patents
Saturday September 17, 2016 @08:13PM Woman Sues Sex Toy App For Secretly Capturing Sensitive Information
Saturday September 17, 2016 @11:21AM Florida Man Sues Samsung, Says Galaxy Note 7 Exploded
Saturday September 17, 2016 @12:12AM 21st Century Fox Sues Netflix Over Executive Poaching
Friday September 16, 2016 @06:54PM Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US
Friday September 16, 2016 @12:17PM AP, Vice, USA Today Sue FBI For Info On Phone Hack of San Bernardino Shooter
Friday September 16, 2016 @12:29AM Apple Is Still Ignoring One of the Biggest iPhone Engineering Flaws of All Time: 'Touch Disease'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @06:57PM Tesla Is Suing An Oil-Company Executive For Impersonating Elon Musk
Thursday September 15, 2016 @02:34PM FBI Agent Posing As Journalist To Deliver Malware To Suspect Was Fine, Says DOJ
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:57PM A Woman Is Suing Her Parents For Posting Embarrassing Childhood Photos To Facebook
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @02:23PM NYC Threatens To Sue Verizon Over FiOS Shortfalls
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:12AM 10 Years in Prison For Online Pirates a Step Closer in the UK
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:37PM New York Fines Viacom, Mattel and Hasbro For Tracking Kids Online
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @09:09AM EU Court Blocks Brazilian Company From Trademarking Sound Of a Ringing Phone
Monday September 12, 2016 @06:34PM Yelp Is Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On Website, Says Appeals Court
Monday September 12, 2016 @04:50PM ACLU Is Launching A Campaign To Convince President Obama To Pardon Edward Snowden
Sunday September 11, 2016 @04:37AM When Your Boss Is An Algorithm
Friday September 09, 2016 @08:18PM Senator Urges Colleagues to Prevent Expansion of Government Hacking
Friday September 09, 2016 @11:53AM Volkswagen Engineer Pleads Guilty in US Diesel Emissions Probe
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:02PM Linking Without Permission Violates Copyright, Rules EU Court
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court