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#Lawsuit

# lawsuit - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here is why a Goodfellas actor is suing The Simpsons for $250 million See You In Court

Here is why a Goodfellas actor is suing The Simpsons for $250 million

Actor Frank Sivero claims that one of the characters is based on his likeness.

# lawsuit - Friday 10 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge US family flees home after thousands of deadly spiders ‘bleed out’ of the walls SCREAM

# lawsuit - Saturday 9 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Insurer pays off lawsuit with thousands in buckets of coins Petty Cash

# lawsuit - Thursday 7 August, 2014

25,000 people join privacy lawsuit against Facebook

The class action suit, filed by lawyer Max Schrems, is limiting the number of participants to 25,000 until all requests are verified.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Adele’s baby son wins damages over paparazzi photos Damages

Adele’s baby son wins damages over paparazzi photos

The one-year-old got a five-figure payout for the pictures of his ‘milestone moments’.

# lawsuit - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Comedian Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart over deadly truck crash Lawsuit

Comedian Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart over deadly truck crash

The six-car collision last month seriously injured Morgan and killed another comedian.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man fights in US court for the right to marry his laptop Digital Love

Man fights in US court for the right to marry his laptop

The man claims love is love, even between human and computer.

# lawsuit - Friday 14 March, 2014

McDonald’s workers claim their wages were stolen…by McDonald’s

McDonald’s Corporation faces seven lawsuits, while franchisees were included in five of them in California, Michigan and New York.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Now Google faces a lawsuit by US parents over in-app purchases

The lawsuit was filed by a mother whose five-year old son spent more than $65 on in-app purchases without his parents’ permission

# lawsuit - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man sues McDonald’s for $1.5 million over single napkin Tissue Issue

Man sues McDonald’s for $1.5 million over single napkin

Would you like one million dollars with that?

# lawsuit - Monday 27 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Inglorious lawsuit: Tarantino sues Gawker over script leak Hateful Eight

Inglorious lawsuit: Tarantino sues Gawker over script leak

A lawsuit? Surely tying a reporter to a chair would be more fitting?

# lawsuit - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Playboy suing Harper’s Bazaar for linking to Entertainment.ie Kate Moss pics Copyright

Playboy suing Harper’s Bazaar for linking to Entertainment.ie Kate Moss pics

Entertainment.ie is also being sued for publishing the images.

# lawsuit - Monday 13 January, 2014

Facebook faces another lawsuit after being accused of faking endorsements

The lawsuit claims that members should receive damages – of at least $750 per person – for using their likeness without permission.

# lawsuit - Thursday 19 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Walking Dead creator says he’s owed millions of dollars Frank Darabont

Walking Dead creator says he’s owed millions of dollars

Frank Darabont says he hasn’t seen a penny in profits.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Production company sues Twilight films for being “racist and perverted” Fangs For Nothing

Production company sues Twilight films for being “racist and perverted”

The relationship between a 17-year-old girl and a 100-year-old vampire doesn’t sit well with them.

# lawsuit - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Beastie Boys ‘Girls’ taken off viral video after objection

Toy company GoldieBlox got into hot water after the band objected to its song being featuring in an advertisement.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Smell from chilli sauce factory ‘makes local residents cry’ MY EYES!

Smell from chilli sauce factory ‘makes local residents cry’

Locals near the Sriracha factory in southern California complained of burning eyes and sore throats.

# lawsuit - Thursday 29 August, 2013

From The Score History made as NFL settles concussion lawsuit for $765m Breakthrough

History made as NFL settles concussion lawsuit for $765m

The settlement will be paid out through medical benefits and injury compensation to more than 4,500 players.

# lawsuit - Friday 23 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Racial and sexual harassment lawsuit against Paula Deen dropped Racist Slurs

Racial and sexual harassment lawsuit against Paula Deen dropped

Deen was dropped by the Food Network and other business partners after she said under oath she had used racial slurs in the past.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The Score Lance: Team ignored doping allegations and ‘got exactly what it bargained for’ Doping

Lance: Team ignored doping allegations and ‘got exactly what it bargained for’

“The government wanted a winner and all the publicity, exposure, and acclaim that goes along with being his sponsor.”

# lawsuit - Friday 14 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Happy Birthday to… who? Song sparks copyright row in US Copyright

Happy Birthday to… who? Song sparks copyright row in US

A US film production firm has lodged a lawsuit arguing that the most popular song in the English language, “Happy Birthday to You,” should be public property and not subject to copyright – after shelling out $1,500 to use it in a documentary.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irish priest being sued for alleged rape in USA Catholic Church

Irish priest being sued for alleged rape in USA Exclusive

The civil suit outlines allegations dating from 1970 that the priest raped teenage girl days after her father died.

# lawsuit - Saturday 4 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Harper Lee sues agent’s son-in-law over copyright of To Kill a Mockingbird Lawyer Up

Harper Lee sues agent’s son-in-law over copyright of To Kill a Mockingbird

The 87-year-old author alleges her agent’s son-in-law took advantage of her declining health to get her to assign the book’s copyright to him.

# lawsuit - Sunday 7 April, 2013

From The Score Lance Armstrong asks court to dismiss SCA lawsuit Appeal

Lance Armstrong asks court to dismiss SCA lawsuit

SCA Promotions say he committed fraud by using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

# lawsuit - Monday 4 March, 2013

Judge slashes €1 billion Samsung-Apple penalty in half

Apple had accused its rival of massive and willful copying of its designs and technology for smartphones and tablets.

# lawsuit - Thursday 7 February, 2013

From The Score US firm sues Lance Armstrong for $12m over Tour bonuses Lawsuit

US firm sues Lance Armstrong for $12m over Tour bonuses

The insurance company are seeking the return of money which the disgraced cyclist was paid between 2002-2004.

# lawsuit - Friday 25 January, 2013

From The Score People who bought Lance Armstrong’s books are suing him in the US courts Not About The Bike

People who bought Lance Armstrong’s books are suing him in the US courts

Poor guy just can’t catch a break at the moment.

# lawsuit - Thursday 17 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Surgeons left 16 items in German man after operation Germany

Surgeons left 16 items in German man after operation

The man died last year and his family is seeking €80,000 in damages for his suffering.

# lawsuit - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Toyota to pay $1.1 billion to settle huge recalls lawsuit

Toyota did not accept any blame for the mass recalls but agreed to compensate owners who said their cars lost value after dozens of deadly accidents.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge Insane Headline of the Day Barrel Scraper

Insane Headline of the Day

It involves Justin Bieber and a penis enlargement.

From TheJournal.ie Parents warned after US lawsuit filed against Monster energy drink makers Food Safety

Parents warned after US lawsuit filed against Monster energy drink makers

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has said parents should keep highly caffeinated drinks away from their children.

# lawsuit - Monday 15 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Hulk Hogan to file lawsuits over sex tape Hulkmania

Hulk Hogan to file lawsuits over sex tape

The Hulk says the tape was secretly filmed six years ago.

# lawsuit - Monday 10 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie France’s richest man to sue paper which told him to ‘get lost’ France

France’s richest man to sue paper which told him to ‘get lost’

Bernard Arnault has created controversy with news that he is to become a Belgian citizen but he says he will continue to comply with French taxes which are set to rise for millionaires.

# lawsuit - Friday 24 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning Suspicions

Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning

A nine-month investigation by Al Jazeera found elevated levels of polonium on some of Arafat’s belongings. Was he poisoned?

# lawsuit - Saturday 18 August, 2012

From The Score Marble Ouch: Woman sues Dallas Cowboys over ‘severe burns to her backside’ Hot Seat

Marble Ouch: Woman sues Dallas Cowboys over ‘severe burns to her backside’

Jennelle Carrillo has brought the NFL team to court after scorching her derriere on a bench outside Cowboys Stadium.

# lawsuit - Friday 10 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Mother sues after breastfeeding footage used in porn film Breastfeeding

Mother sues after breastfeeding footage used in porn film

Maryann Sahoury is suing a production company after breastfeeding instructional video was used by a third party to make porn.

# lawsuit - Friday 22 June, 2012

From The Score Tony Parker suing New York nightclub for $20m over eye injury Lawsuit

Tony Parker suing New York nightclub for $20m over eye injury

The San Antonio Spurs guard was caught up in the middle of a brawl between R&B singers Chris Brown and Drake.

# lawsuit - Friday 11 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Teenagers sue US government over global warming Young Activists

Teenagers sue US government over global warming

Young plaintiffs argue that climate change decisions will affect their generation.

# lawsuit - Thursday 10 May, 2012

From The Score Arkansas mother sues high school after son is dropped from basketball team Tough Mother

Arkansas mother sues high school after son is dropped from basketball team

We all know that parents think their children are the best in the world but one mum has taken that belief to a new level.

# lawsuit - Thursday 12 April, 2012

US government suing Apple and publishers over e-book prices

The Department of Justice alleges that Apple and some of the world’s biggest publishers conspired to fix the price of e-books.

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