Lawsuit articles

Judge okays Apple's $450 million ebooks price-fixing settlement

US District Judge Denise Cote on Friday gave preliminary approval to Apple's proposed $450 million settlement in the ebooks price-fixing class action lawsuit. The settlement, which hinges on the outcome of Apple's appeal of the original antitrust ruling, would see the company…

Apple to pay $450 million to settle e-book antitrust suit

Apple has agreed to pay $450 million to settle a civil class-action lawsuit claiming the company conspired with publishers to raise the price of ebooks to consumers. The settlement, which would provide $400 million for consumers, is contingent on the company's appeal…

When leaving a negative review can get you sued

Some companies have threatened lawsuits against people who left bad reviews online. Writing a bad review is a powerful form of catharsis. You spent money on a good or service and had a negative experience, so you do the only thing you can: try to warn others.

ZeniMax and id Software file lawsuit against Oculus VR

ZeniMax publically called out Oculus VR earlier this month with claims that former employee and gaming icon John Carmack stole intellectual property that was ultimately used to help develop the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset and help hire away several…