lawsuit

Big Oil Lawsuit
Big Oil Lawsuit

Federal Judge Says Courts Can't Hold Oil Companies Responsible for Destroying the Planet

US District Judge William Alsup called the courts an inappropriate venue for dealing with the issue of climate change.
Sarah Emerson
6.27.18
2nd place
2nd place

Buzz Aldrin is Suing Two of His Own Kids Over Millions of Dollars in Space Memorabilia

In addition to allegations of fraud, the lawsuit also claims Aldrin's son and daughter prevented him from getting married.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.25.18
Tesla Lawsuit
Tesla Lawsuit

Tesla Alleges an Employee Stole Gigabytes of Trade Secrets

The company has filed a lawsuit against former employee Martin Tripp for allegedly hacking confidential information and sending it to unidentified sources.
Sarah Emerson
6.20.18
Lunar Wares
Lunar Wares

A Woman Is Suing NASA Over a Vial of Moon Dust From Neil Armstrong

The case is the latest of many contentious battles between NASA and private citizens over ownership of lunar material.
Becky Ferreira
6.12.18
Facebook
Facebook

Facebook Is Being Sued for Discriminatory Ad Targeting

Housing groups say they were able to create ads that discriminated against mothers, the disabled, and minorities.
Jordan Pearson
3.27.18
free speech online
free speech online

Federal Judge Tells Trump to Just Mute People on Twitter

A Manhattan federal judge is encouraging a settlement to a First Amendment lawsuit over President Trump's Twitter behavior.
Sarah Emerson
3.8.18
craig wright
craig wright

The Man Who Claimed to Invent Bitcoin Is Being Sued for $10 Billion

Craig Wright is being sued by Ira Kleiman, brother of deceased coder Dave Kleiman and representative of his estate.
Jordan Pearson
2.26.18
game changers
game changers

Hollywood Is Setting Up a Legal ‘Machine’ to Sue Pirates In Canada

Every Canadian internet user should be paying attention.
Jordan Pearson
12.15.17
Fortnite
Fortnite

A 'Fortnite' Cheat Maker Duped Players Into Downloading a Bitcoin Miner

And now he's being sued.
Jordan Pearson
10.19.17
don't get sued
don't get sued

Is It Legal to Buy Domain Names to Harass Your Enemies?

Martin Shkreli bought up a bunch of domains associated with journalists who criticized him. We talked to an expert about whether what he did was legal.
Louise Matsakis
8.24.17
Snopes Shuttering
Snopes Shuttering

Snopes Says it Needs to Raise $500k to Stay in Business

It had to start a GoFundMe campaign.
Caroline Haskins
7.24.17
Sausage-making party
Sausage-making party

How the Magic Leap Lawsuit Illuminates Tech’s Gendered Design Bias

It’s not pretty.
Jordan Pearson
2.15.17