Featured Case

Connectu v. Facebook (and vice versa)

The Facebook, Inc. v. Connectu, LLC et al Filed: March 9, 2007 California Northern District Court

Connectu, Inc. v. Facebook, Inc. et al Filed: March 28, 2007 Massachusetts District Court

ConnectU is suing Facebook in Massachusetts for copyright infringement, breach of actual or implied contract, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of fiduciary duty, unjust enrichment, unfair business practices, intentional interference with prospective business advantage, breach of duty of good faith and fair dealing, fraud and breach of confidence. Facebook is suing ConnectU in California for business torts and unfair business practices. Read More



Case Name Case Filed Last Update
Faughn et al v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA
March 13, 2014
September 28, 2016
Fant et al v. Ferguson, Missouri, City of
February 8, 2015
September 28, 2016
Adkins et al v. Apple Inc et al
April 9, 2014
September 28, 2016
Doyle v. McConagha et al
January 3, 2007
September 28, 2016
Due process claim by library patron after he was barred from the library, for allegedly harassing another patron
CallWave Communication LLCv. Sprint Nextel Corp. et al.
December 12, 2012
September 28, 2016
Hunter v. Salem, Missouri, City of et al
January 3, 2012
September 28, 2016
Campbell et al v. Facebook Inc.
December 30, 2013
September 28, 2016
Plaintiffs Matthew Campbell and Michael Hurley, on behalf of a class of plaintiffs similarly situated, are suing Facebook for violation of privacy laws stemming from Facebook's intercepting of "private" messages between users for the purposes of delivering advertising.
CallWave Communication LLC v. T-Moblie USA Inc. et al.
December 12, 2012
September 28, 2016
American Freedom Defense Initiative et al v. Suburban Mobility Authority For Regional Transportation (SMART) et al
May 27, 2010
September 28, 2016
View 360 Solutions LLC v. Google, Inc.
August 31, 2012
September 28, 2016
Free Range Content, Inc. v. Google Inc.
May 20, 2014
September 28, 2016
Cotter v. Lyft, Inc.
September 3, 2013
September 28, 2016
Mirror Worlds Technologies, LLC v. Apple Inc. et al
May 23, 2013
September 28, 2016
Johnson v. Yahoo! Inc.
March 21, 2014
September 28, 2016
Plaintiff alleged that Defendant Yahoo! Inc. violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, 47 U.S.C. § 227, by sending her unsolicited SMS text messages to her cellular telephone using an automatic telephone dialing system in connection with the Yahoo! Messenger instant messaging service.
Code Revision Commission et al v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc.
July 21, 2015
September 28, 2016

Case Name Case Filed Last Update
Choudhry v. Regents of the University of California et al
September 15, 2016
September 22, 2016
Plaintiff Professor Sujit Choudhry is the former Dean of Berkeley Law. He alleged that Defendants The Regents of the University of California and Janet Napolitano violated his due process rights by seeking to impose a second disciplinary process for the same conduct covered by an earlier settlement agreement between the parties. Plaintiff also alleged that defendants violated his right to equal protection by treating him, an Indian of South Asian descent, less favorably than other faculty who have committed actual predatory conduct.
Picard v. Torneo et al
September 15, 2016
September 20, 2016
B. et al v. Snyder et al
September 13, 2016
September 24, 2016
Gonzalez et al v. Twitter, Inc. et al
June 14, 2016
June 17, 2016
United States of America v. City of Seattle et al
June 13, 2016
June 15, 2016
State of Texas, et al. v. United States of America, et al.
May 25, 2016
May 26, 2016
McCrory et al v. United States of America et al
May 9, 2016
September 28, 2016
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA V. STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, ET AL.
May 9, 2016
September 28, 2016
Nike USA, Inc. v. Berian
April 29, 2016
November 30, -0001
Pincus v. Starbucks Corporation
April 27, 2016
May 3, 2016
Justin Baker-Rhett v. S. Carter Enterprises, LLC et al
April 18, 2016
November 30, -0001
Theta Chi Fraternity, Inc. v. Leland Stanford Junior University, et al
March 18, 2016
April 12, 2016
Strumlauf et al v. Starbucks Corporation
March 16, 2016
March 19, 2016
JUDICIAL WATCH, INC. v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
March 10, 2016
March 18, 2016
JUDICIAL WATCH, INC. v. CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
March 7, 2016
March 18, 2016

Case Name Case Filed Last Update
Paramount Pictures Corporation et al v. Axanar Productions, Inc. et al
December 29, 2015
December 31, 2015
Code Revision Commission et al v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc.
July 21, 2015
September 28, 2016
MICHAEL SKIDMORE v. LED ZEPPELIN et al
May 8, 2015
June 16, 2016
President and Fellows of Harvard College v. Certplex Ltd., a UK Corporation et al
April 29, 2015
May 16, 2015
Rentmeester v. Nike, Inc.
January 22, 2015
January 31, 2015
Boffoli v. Google Inc.
May 2, 2014
May 8, 2014
Toups v. Google Inc et al
March 6, 2014
December 18, 2014
ARAG North America, Inc. et al v. Google, Inc.
December 31, 2013
May 27, 2014
GoldieBlox, Inc. v. Island Def Jam Music Group et al
November 21, 2013
June 16, 2014
Authors Guild, Inc. v. Hathitrust
November 14, 2012
June 10, 2014
Cambridge University Press, et al v. J. Albert, et al
October 5, 2012
September 27, 2016
Is it Fair Use to make digital copies for e-reserves at a university, using the four factor analysis on an item by item basis? If so, how should the analysis be made?
Marino Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Inc. v. Issa et al
June 1, 2012
November 30, -0001
A continuing legal education company headed by Joseph Marino (inset, left), the legendary force behind a 65-year-old family-owned New York and New Jersey bar exam course, sued a former employee for alleged theft of "invaluable data" from his more recent CLE company's business.

ROLLING THUNDER MOTORCYCLE RALLY, WASHINGTON, D.C., INC. v. DOES et al
May 4, 2012
November 30, -0001
The Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Rally, an annual motorcycle ride sponsored by veterans to honor their missing and fallen colleagues files a preemptive copyright infringement lawsuit in advance of the group's Memorial Day ride in Washington, D.C. to stop and enjoin alleged copyright infringers from selling unlicensed and counterfeit goods during the event.
TufAmerica, Inc. v. Diamond et al
May 3, 2012
May 8, 2012
Disney Enterprises Inc v. Michael Jones et al
April 26, 2012
August 10, 2012

Case Name Case Filed Last Update
Theta Chi Fraternity, Inc. v. Leland Stanford Junior University, et al
March 18, 2016
April 12, 2016
Pepperidge Farm, Inc. v. Trader Joes Co
December 2, 2015
December 8, 2015
Brown et al v. Texas A&M University School of Law et al
August 11, 2015
December 31, 2015
Wilens v. Automattic, Inc.
May 25, 2014
May 27, 2014
Facepets.com, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.
February 14, 2014
August 20, 2014
Ahmed v. Twitter, Inc. et al
January 7, 2014
January 13, 2014
Ahmed v. Facebook, Inc. et al
January 7, 2014
January 13, 2014
Ahmed v. Apple, Inc. et al
December 10, 2013
September 14, 2014
Hangingout, Inc. v. Google, Inc.
November 26, 2013
February 2, 2015
Rimowa GmbH v. Marvel Entertainment LLC et al
August 1, 2012
July 18, 2013
Adidas America, Inc et al v. Seven Wells, LLC
May 15, 2012
May 16, 2012
RC3, INC. v. Bieber
February 24, 2012
March 8, 2012
Adidas America, Inc et al v. Preschoolians Company et al
December 5, 2011
December 7, 2011
Holiday Public Relations & Events, LLC et al v. The Edgartown Library Foundation, Inc. et al
December 2, 2011
September 28, 2016
Cavern City Tours Ltd v. Hard Rock Cafe International (USA), Inc.
November 27, 2011
November 28, 2011

Case Name Case Filed Last Update
Gonzalez et al v. Twitter, Inc. et al
June 14, 2016
June 17, 2016
ContentGuard Holdings, Inc. v. Google Inc.
March 26, 2015
December 15, 2015
Multiplayer Network Innovations, LLC v. Google Inc.
August 5, 2014
September 17, 2014
Callsome Solutions, Inc. v. Google, Inc.
June 25, 2014
July 8, 2014
Sevier v. Google et al
June 17, 2014
June 24, 2014
Wilens v. Automattic, Inc.
May 25, 2014
May 27, 2014
Free Range Content, Inc. v. Google Inc.
May 20, 2014
September 28, 2016
Open Network Solutions Inc. v. Google Inc.
May 16, 2014
May 27, 2014
Smartflash LLC et al v. Google, Inc. et al
May 7, 2014
May 8, 2014
Boffoli v. Google Inc.
May 2, 2014
May 8, 2014
Feitelson et al v. Google Inc.
May 1, 2014
July 2, 2015
Silver State Intellectual Technologies, Inc. v. Google Inc. et al
April 30, 2014
May 2, 2014
PanTaurus LLC v. Google, Inc.
April 23, 2014
May 2, 2014
Selene Communication Technologies LLC v. Google Inc.
April 23, 2014
May 8, 2014
Innovative Display Technologies LLC v. Google Inc et al
April 8, 2014
April 11, 2014

Legal News From

Law.com

Feds Indict Former Managing Partner Nathan Hardwick IV for $20M Embezzlement From His Now-Bankrupt Firm Morris Hardwick Schneider February 23, 2016
Nathan Hardwick IV, the former managing partner of Morris Hardwick Schneider, has been indicted on federal charges of conspiracy, wire fraud, bank fraud and making false statements in connection with his alleged embezzlement of more than $20 million from the residential real estate closing firm's escrow and operating accounts, and those of its affiliated title agency, LandCastle Title.
The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: Debevoise Sees Double-Digit Profit Growth February 23, 2016
Profits per partner were up nearly 11 percent at the firm, which also saw a healthy increase in revenue.
Client Sues Quinn Over Billing Practices February 23, 2016
Complaint says firm charged higher hourly fees than it had agreed to when it undertook the defense of a white-collar case.
When a Founder Talks (or Acts) Out of School February 23, 2016
Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates set tongues wagging in the tech world and beyond on Monday when he seemingly broke rank with the company he created as well as most of Silicon Valley on a major digital privacy issue.
Supreme Court Apt to Tinker With Patent Damages February 23, 2016
During arguments Tuesday in a pair of cases on willful infringement, Justice Stephen Breyer fretted that easing the standard could advantage large companies such as Google or Yahoo.

Copyright ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. 2016

LegalTimes.com - Legal News Online from the Nation's Capital

Copyright ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. 2016

Jurist Legal News & Research

Amnesty: Thailand military government has created culture of torture September 28, 2016
Amnesty International (AI) [advocacy website] on Wednesday released a report [text] detailing the prevalence of torture employed by Thai authorities and claiming the military government has led to a “culture of torture” [AI report]. “Make Him Speak by Tomorrow,” named after an apparently common order given to soldiers, is the product of a two-year investigation and details 74 cases of torture or other forms of ill-treatment implemented by Thai authorities. Although Thailand is a party to the UN Convention against...
Royal Bank of Scotland agrees to pay $1.1 billion to resolve US mortgage claims September 28, 2016
The US National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) [official website] said [press release] Wednesday that the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) [corporate website] will pay $1.1 billion after it allegedly solid toxic mortgaged-backed securities. The RBS is currently preparing [Reuters report] to settle a number of other US cases dealing with mis-selling similar bonds. This comes after the 2008 financial crisis [Britannica backgrounder], in which the NCUA claim such firms “contributed to the corporate crisis.” Under this settlement, the RBS...
Norway appeals court rejects Snowden lawsuit September 28, 2016
A Norwegian court of appeals on Wednesday rejected [judgment, PDF, in Norwegian] a lawsuit against the country’s government from Edward Snowden [BBC profile]. Snowden received a free-speech award from Norsk PEN, the country’s branch of PEN International [official websites]. Snowden, having asylum in neighboring Russia, desired to travel to Oslo to accept the award, but filed suit against the nation’s government seeking an advance decision on whether the country would extradite him to the US. The Borgarting court [official website,...
UN rights experts: Pakistan must halt execution of man with psychosocial disability September 28, 2016
[JURIST] Four UN human rights experts on Tuesday called on [press release] Pakistan to halt the execution of Imdad Ali, a mentally disabled man that was convicted of murder in 2001. The experts called Imdad Ali’s execution “unlawful and tantamount to an arbitrary execution, as well as a form of cruel, inhuman or degrading punishment,” and called for it to be annulled. Further, the UN requests a re-trial that would take into consideration his disability, and for Imdad Ali to...
Obama administration settles lawsuits with Native American tribes September 28, 2016
The Obama administration announced Monday that is agreed [press release] to pay [settlement agreement] over $492 million to 17 Native American tribes. The lawsuits accused [WP report] the government of mismanaging natural resources and other tribal assets. According to the Obama administration, more than100 lawsuits were filed totaling more than $3.3 billion in damages against the federal government. The US government is trustee [NPR report] to a large portion of tribal land and manages almost 56 million acres on behalf...

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.


Why Is My Information Online?