Articles by Jury | Trial
Disney Accused of Plagiarism, Sued for $250 Million
September 26 2014 11:51 AM
A South American author accused Disney of stealing her autobiography to make “Frozen.”
Reckoning Smartphone Patent Wars With Nokia, Apple, HTC, Motorola And Samsung
April 07 2014 2:12 PM
During the introduction of Apple's iPhone in 2007, every significant innovation was patent-protected. Three years later, a global patent war have erupted.
Samsung Infringed Apple’s Autocorrect Patent – U.S. Court
January 23 2014 12:29 PM
A U.S. District Court Judge in California on Tuesday has ruled that Korea's Samsung did infringe Apple Inc's autocorrect patent technology, two months before the telecoms giants face each other for a late March trial date.
Former ‘The Walking Dead’ Showrunner, Frank Darabont Suing AMC over Show’s Profits
December 20 2013 7:33 PM
Who doesn’t know Frank Darabont? He was the former showrunner of “The Walking Dead,” but was fired in the middle of season 2. The split was rather ugly. He was replaced by Glen Mazzara who was replaced Scott Gimple (current showrunner). Recent years saw Frank talking about how badly AMC treated him, crew and the cast.
‘Kitchen Nightmares’ Chef Gordon Ramsay Sued By Employees Over Wage Issues
June 17 2013 11:49 AM
"Kitchen Nightmares" host Gordon Ramsay isn't exactly practicing what he preaches on his show. The multi-Michelin-starred celebrity chef has been slapped with a class action suit by his former and current employees in his new restaurant in Los Angeles for allegedly failing to pay their wages.
Did Apple Inc. and Publishers ‘Control’ Ebooks Prices to Beat Amazon?
June 05 2013 3:01 PM
Apple Inc. continues to be embroiled in legal hassles with the US government. On the 3rd of June 2013, the high net-worth technology company will be facing a non-jury trial filed by Department of Justice.
Unfamiliarity With New Windows Phone Causes U.S. Judge to Fine Himself $25 for Disturbing Court Proceeding
April 16 2013 4:04 PM
This is a good example of a judge who not only delivers justice, but also follows the law and did not exempt himself when he broke his own court rules.
$10 Million Bank Error Puts ‘Runaway Millionaire’ on Trial
May 15 2012 7:58 PM
A 33-year-old woman has made a not guilty plea Tuesday in Rotorua District Court against accusations that she deliberately spent her partner's money after his bank account received $10 million in error.
Masseur Sues John Travolta for Sexual Assault, Questions on his Sexuality Rise
May 08 2012 2:04 PM
Australian actor John Travolta was sued by an unidentified masseur for $2 million who claimed that he was sexually assaulted by the actor.
Yahoo Hales Facebook to Court on Numerous Patent Claims
March 13 2012 4:08 PM
Yahoo followed through on its earlier threats of lawsuits against popular social media site Facebook as the online search firm filed on Monday patent violations before the San Jose Federal Court in California.
LimeWire paying $105 million for thousands of pirated songs
May 14 2011 12:57 AM
Defunct peer-to-peer service file-sharing network LimeWire has reached an out-of-court $105 million settlement with major record companies.
Apple escapes $625m patent suit by a hair
April 05 2011 4:03 PM
Following an emergency motion to stop execution of a $625million judgement against it, Apple has won a reversal of a jury decision.
George Clooney asked to witness in the Berlusconi trial
March 30 2011 4:14 PM
Actor, George Clooney has been asked as witness for the Silvio-Berlusconi trial along with an Italian foreign minister and a group of showgirls.
Lindsay Lohan turns down judge’s plea offer over theft case
March 25 2011 12:21 AM
Lindsay Lohan has turned down the guilty plea offered by an LA court judge that could have ended the actress’s legal battle over the felony grand theft filed against her by the District Attorney’s office over a stolen necklace.
Robert De Niro sits as star witness over art-fraud trial at Manhattan court
March 22 2011 6:07 PM
While his latest film with Bradley Cooper, "Limitless" has won the North American box-office over the weekend, veteran actor, Robert De Niro is still fighting over the art-fraud trial at the New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan, New York.
Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton found guilty in cocaine case
February 23 2011 1:30 PM
Jamaican reggae star, Buju Banton has been convicted Tuesday of conspiracy to set up a cocaine deal. Banton’s fate was sealed after the federal jury turned in their verdict after 11 hours of deliberation over the case.