Litigation

Fortnite

Epic Games asks court to prevent what it describes as Apple’s ‘retaliation’

Epic Games have said they has asked a court to prevent what it saw as Apple Inc’s retaliation from the Fortnite creator after the iPhone maker terminated Epic Games’ de...

TikTok US

TikTok sues Trump over threatened US ban

TikTok has sued US President Donald Trump over his executive order banning trades in the United States with the popular short-form video-sharing program, calling it a pretext to fu...

Nokia

Nokia wins second round of legal fight against Daimler

Nokia’s struggle with Daimler finished patent licensing charges obtained backing by a German court after the judge said that the carmaker hadn’t made a significant effo...

Facebook

EU top court to rule in landmark Facebook case

The top court in Europe will on Thursday rule on the legality of tools companies use to transfer Europeans’ data around the world, in the latest clash between Facebook and Au...

Social media

LinkedIn sued over allegation it secretly reads Apple users’ clipboard content

Microsoft-owned social network LinkedIn has been sued by an iPhone user for allegedly reading and diverting users’ sensitive content from Apple Inc’s Universal Clipboar...

Amazon Warehouse

Amazon is sued over warehouses after New York worker brings coronavirus home

Amazon.com has been sued for allegedly fostering the spread of the coronavirus by mandating unsafe working conditions, causing at least one employee to contract coronavirus, bring ...

Google

Google faces $5 billion lawsuit in US for tracking private internet use

Google has been sued in a proposed class action accusing the internet search company of illegally invading the privacy of millions of users by pervasively tracking their internet u...

WeWork

WeWork directors seek to preserve right to sue owner SoftBank

A special committee of WeWork board members filed a motion in Delaware to prevent it from being disbanded, as it pursues legal action against majority owner SoftBank Group over an ...

Crypto

Crypto investor sues suburban NYC teen for $71.4 million over alleged swindle

A US-based cryptocurrency investor has sued a suburban New York high school senior, accusing the 18-year-old of being the mastermind and ringleader of a cybercrime scheme that defr...

Facebook

Facebook must face renewed privacy lawsuit over user tracking and privacy

A federal appeals court has just revived nationwide litigation accusing social media giant Facebook of violating users’ privacy rights by tracking their internet activity eve...

WeWork

Trouble ahead: WeWork sues SoftBank after $3-billion tender offer falls through

WeWork’s owner, The We Company, has sued SoftBank Group, challenging its largest shareholder’s decision to terminate a $3 billion tender offer for shares in the office-...

Facebook

Australia sues Facebook, alleging breach of user data

The Australian privacy regulator filed a lawsuit against Facebook Inc accusing the social media giant of sharing the personal details of more than 300,000 people with political con...

Amazon's fight against $277 million EU tax order kicks off in court on Thursday

Amazon’s fight against $277 million EU tax order kicks off in court on Thursday

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Amazon will on Thursday seek to overturn an order from the European Union to repay about 250 million euros (approximately $277 million) in back taxes to ...

Twitch

Russia says Amazon’s Twitch has deleted illegal content

According to a number of Russian news agencies, the country no longer plans to block the Twitch platform over allegations of illegal streaming of popular English Premier League foo...