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  1. Yelp Lawsuit Seeks Wages for Yelpers

    We believe this suit is probably a result of the enforcement action we were required to take against some of the plaintiffs for improper conduct rather than based on any real merit. A lawsuit filed in California is seeking employment benefits and...

  2. Miami Heat Minority Owner Sues Google Over Unflattering Photo

    In fact, it’s the second time he’s filed suit against the blogger; he lost his defamation case last year. In the 2011 defamation suit, Katz’s lawyer Todd Levine issued a stern warning to those who would consider covering the news about the case.

  3. Facebook Privacy Lawsuit Seeks $15 Billion

    The suit included more than 20 complainants. The suit arrives as Facebook looks to begin life as a publicly-traded company. The lawsuit, filed in the Northern California District Court, alleged that the company knowingly infringed on user privacy...

  4. Google’s Rosetta Stone AdWords Woes Continue as Case Reopened

    In one example in that suit, filed by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, users were led to believe by virtue of the ad title that they would be taken to the website, when in fact the ad was for another website called...

  5. Google Engages in Misleading, Deceptive Conduct with AdWords: Australian Court

    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission filed suit over paid advertisements that misled consumers by showing competitors in search results for businesses. Google has lost an Australian court case on appeal after the original decision in...

  6. Oracle Rejects Google’s $3 Million Offer to Settle Patent Dispute

    Oracle filed the original suit against Google for patent infringement in August 2010 claiming that Google "knowingly, directly and repeatedly infringed Oracle's Java-related intellectual property" and sought "appropriate remedies".

  7. It's Official: Yahoo Sues Facebook Over 10 Patents

    The suit, filed in a San Jose, Calif.court, accuses Facebook of infringing on Yahoo patents regarding the function of social networking sites. Yahoo has carried through on its threat to file suit against Facebook, alleging infringement of 10 of its...

  8. Privacy Group Sues FTC to Stop New Google Privacy Policy

    The suit also alleges that the privacy policy change will "make it possible for advertisers to gain access to personal information which was previously unavailable to them. The complaint was filed today in a Washington, D.C.federal district court.

  9. Google’s Legal Woes: U.S. Government, Motorola, AT&T ... Al Franken?

    Google had filed suit against the DOI in 2010, claiming Microsoft was unfairly awarded a $49.3 million government email contract. A number of updates on Google legal and antitrust woes cropped up this week, as the Department of Interior/Microsoft...