Litigation

“Hack-Back” Legislation May Get Senate Hearing. Critics Are Skeptical.

A bipartisan bill that could lead to private companies being allowed to “hack back” at cyber-attackers has been introduced in the Senate. The draft “Study…

One Person With Disabilities Has Filed 180-Plus ADA Lawsuits

A wheelchair-bound man who lives in a residential neighborhood of Oakland, CA., has filed more than 180 American with Disabilities Act lawsuits. A feature article…

Billions Ride On One Insurance Coverage Question

So far more than 1900 state court cases have addressed the issue of insurance coverage, or the lack of it, for covid-related business closure, according…

Synthetic Talk Is Cheap But It Can’t Be Free, Say Critics

The revelation that 45 seconds of what appears to be the voice of the late Anthony Bourdain in the movie Roadrunner was generated by a…

They Couldn’t Take A Joke, Says Poker Pro; Sues Casino For $1.2M

Professional poker player Scott Robbins was in a whimsical mood, or so he maintains in his lawsuit, when he checked into Atlantic City’s casino hotel…

Epic’s Other Antitrust Case

A verdict in Epic v. Apple is still pending, but Epic is knee-deep in another case that is trudging slowly through the court, a suit…

Law Firm Shuffle, As Gov’s Deleted-Text Lawsuit Grinds On In Missouri

The Missouri governor’s office, defending a lawsuit filed in 2017 by St. Louis attorney Mark Pedroli, has brought in new legal representation to take over…

Biden Issues “Right-To-Repair” Order. Advocates Want More.

Responding to the frustrations of consumers, repair shop owners, farmers, and many a DIY fixer, President Biden has made the “right to repair” part of…

Former Judge Roy Moore Loses Again

A federal judge in New York has ruled that former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore has waived his right to sue over a segment that…

Nobody Home: What Happens When The Extortionist Goes Dark?

The ransomware organization REvil went dark on July 13, leaving at least one company that had paid a ransom without the decryption key that it…