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For GCs, A Troubling Ruling From Mass. Supreme Court

Following revelations that data-analytics firm Cambridge Analytica had obtained and utilized Facebook users’ data for political-advertising purposes, Facebook commissioned a law firm to do an…

Noted Defense Attorney Murdered. It’s Norway’s First Homicide Of 2021.

The son of a high-profile defense attorney in Norway has been charged with shooting and killing his father. The son’s attorney, in an interview on…

From Lien Solutions to Legal Ops

Raja Sengupta will become Executive Vice President and General Manager of ELM Solutions, a big provider of legal operations and risk management technology. Sengupta has…

Facebook Replies To Its 48-State Antitrust Charge

Facing antitrust claims by 48 state attorneys general who filed a lawsuit in December, company attorneys met with the editorial board of the cleveland.com/Plain Dealer and…

$38 Billion and Counting

Germany’s highest civil court, The Federal Court of Justice, has ruled that Volkswagen must fully compensate customers who took out loans to buy diesel cars…

Why A Company Sued Its Own GC For Malpractice

The internecine dispute followed a period of cash flow problems and resulting difficulties in making payroll at the plaintiff finance company. The company then, at…

What Crypto-Investors Don’t Understand About SEC’s Case Against Ripple

Ripple’s XRP cryptocurrency has increased in value by almost 300 percent in the last few weeks. The increase was based on some court rulings against…

Walmart Loses Trade Secret Case, Ordered To Pay $115M

A California-based company alleged that Walmart agreed to try out its fresh food monitoring technology, then cancelled their agreement and rolled out its own version,…

Antitrust Suit Reveals Alleged Insider Trading By Google

Lawyers representing Texas in its antitrust suit against Google have unearthed a secret program the tech giant used to track bids on its ad-buying platform.…

Biden Hails Trade Secret Settlement

The trade secret dispute between SK Innovation and LG Energy Solution has been settled. The announcement came on the deadline set by the US trade…