Apple not getting as much as it wanted from Samsung

A Silicon Valley jury ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying iPhone and iPad features.

Car owners suing Ford for its MyFord Touch Infotainment System

Yeah, it is a Microsoft UX thing, but it could be cool, but it has some issues. Surely we all have a bone to pick when it comes to our cars' new fangled interfaces and usability. Some day we will all sue our cars. Hooray for lawyers.  

HP faces billion dollar law suit

The maker of very expensive printer ink, HP, is facing a $1 billion lawsuit from shareholders over its Autonomy acquisition.

Kim Dotcom wins permission to sue New Zealand spy agency

A New Zealand court this morning ruled that the mountainous MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom can sue the country's spy agency for illegal surveillance.

Apple agrees refunds over in-app purchases

Parents whose children made in-app purchases inadvertently will receive a minimum $5 payout from Apple, which has settled a class action lawsuit.

Google faces UK action over Safari tracking

Google is facing legal action in the UK, over the Safari privacy breach  that saw the company slapped with a record fine from the Federal Trade Commission last year.

Steve Jobs tried to bully Palm into no-poaching deal

Steve Jobs threatened Palm with patent litigation if it didn't agree to stop hiring Apple employees, a court filing alleges.

Instagram sued over new terms of service

Instagram has been hit with a class-action lawsuit following its decision to change its terms of service.

Apple and samsung back in court today

After an all-too-brief breather, Apple and Samsung are girding their loins for another courtroom battle, with Samsung seeking to overturn a $1 billion patent verdict imposed in August.

Europe v Facebook to launch legal challenge

Privacy campaign group Europe v Facebook has announced plans to challenge the Irish data protection authority over its findings on Facebook's data collection practices.

Ericsson joins patent fray with lawsuit against Samsung

Nobody likes to feel left out, and Ericsson has now decided to join the courtroom party by suing Samsung for patent infringement.

Samsung patent fight spreads to iPad Mini

The iPad Mini's likely to become the target of a patent suit, with Samsung seeking permission to add it to the list of iOS devices it's targeting.

Color Labs founder accused of intimidation

Well, we now know that Apple bought photo and video sharing company Color Labs last month - because Color Labs engineer Adam Witherspoon is suing both Color and its CEO Bill Nguyen, citing all sorts of ill-treatment.

Microsoft sued over Surface storage

A California lawyer is suing Microsoft, claiming that the Surface tablet he bought has only half the advertised amount of storage.

Apple loses trademark battle with Mexico's iFone

Apple has reportedly failed in an attempt to prevent a Mexican company  from trading under its own name - despite the fact that iFone filed for a trademark four years before the iPhone was trademarked.

Court throws out Apple patent case against Motorola

A federal judge yesterday threw out Apple's lawsuit against Motorola Mobility, in which it claimed that Motorola was trying to charge too much for patent licenses.

Microsoft sued over Windows 8 Live Tiles

Microsoft's being sued for patent infringement over the Live Tile interface in Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.

Pair sues Apple over iPhone locking

Two iPhone users have filed a class action lawsuit against Apple, claiming that it's violating anti-trust laws by locking the phones to AT&T.

MetroPCS shareholders attempt to block T-Mobile merger

MetroPCS shareholders have filed a lawsuit attempting to block the company's merger with T-Mobile USA, claiming that MetroPCS's board members are simply trying to line their own pockets.

FTC sues Dish over unwanted telemarketing calls

The Federal Trade Commission has launched a lawsuit against Dish Network for violating 'do not call' regulations.