Waymo Claims Otto Stole Technology Secrets

Waymo Claims Otto Stole Technology Secrets

Uber could be heading to court for another lawsuit. The car-sharing service’s legal foe this time is Alphabet’s Waymo. If you remember, Waymo is a self-driving vehicle ...
Google and Microsoft Call Legal Truce

Google and Microsoft Call Legal Truce

At any time a major tech company will have some ongoing action against some entity whether it’s another tech company, a patent troll, or the government and the purposes tend to vary ...
Lyft's California Legal Woes Continue While Uber Is Called To Pay Out Settlement

Lyft’s California Legal Woes Continue While Uber Is Called To Pay Out Settlement

California has proven to be perilous legal territory for both ride sharing companies Uber and Lyft. Uber owes $10 million in a settlement centered on the lax nature of the company’s ...
FTC Warns Android App Developers About Using SilverPush Ad Software

FTC Warns Android App Developers About Using SilverPush Ad Software

In the warnings to twelve Android app developers, the FTC told twelve developers that it was aware that their apps featured SilverPush. While the apps will request microphone permissions ...
SoundCloud and PRS Reach Loyalties Agreement

SoundCloud and PRS Reach Royalties Agreement

SoundCloud and the Performing Rights Society for Music seem to have wrapped things up legally. The agreement sees SoundCloud pick up a “multi-territory licensing agreement” which ...
Samsung Agrees To Pay Apple $548 Million In Patent Dispute

Samsung Agrees To Pay Apple $548 Million In Patent Dispute

Photo Credit: L.A. Times This has been a year where the smartphone wars have started to wind down on patent front with settlements. Samsung has agreed to pay Apple $548 million before ...
Uber and Lyft Settle In California "Airport Fees" Class Action Lawsuit

Uber and Lyft Settle In California “Airport Fees” Class Action Lawsuit

Photo Credit: L.A. Times Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft are paying out a fairly large amount on “airport fee tolls” that were collected in 2013 and 2014. Uber will pay out ...
Smartphone Startup OXY Changes Brand Colors After Legal Threat From T-Mobile

Smartwatch Startup OXY Changes Brand Colors After Legal Threat From T-Mobile

Deutsche Telekom AG—the parent company of T-Mobile—threatened legal action against Bristol-based smartwatch startup OXY. This is a trademark issue over OXY using the magenta color ...
Samsung and LG Drop Lawsuits Against Each Other Over Alleged Sabotage

Samsung and LG Drop Lawsuits Against Each Other Over Alleged Sabotage

Samsung and LG seem to have buried the hatchet on a lawsuit over alleged sabotage of Samsung’s washing machines by LG at the 2014 IFA conference. The washing machines come in ...
Judge Koh Approves Of $418 Million Settlement In No-Poaching Case

Judge Koh Approves Of $418 Million Settlement In No-Poaching Case

The no-poaching case focused on tech giants Apple, Google, Adobe, Intel, Pixar, LucasFilms, and others seems to be nearing a conclusion with the approval of a settlement by Judge Lucy ...