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Lawsuit highlights China biodiesel issues

Start-up claims that oil giant locked it out of the market Asia homepage

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Samsung brings arbitration against Microsoft after royalty lawsuit

By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd initiated an arbitration proceeding in Hong Kong against Microsoft Corp on Tuesday, amid ongoing U.S. litigation over smartphone patent royalties. The arbitration was disclosed in a court filing as … Continue reading

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Lawsuit by actor John Wayne’s heirs over ‘Duke’ nickname dismissed

WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) – A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the heirs of film star John Wayne against Duke University over their right to register the late Academy Award winner’s nickname, “Duke,” in connection with a line … Continue reading

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Google threatened with lawsuit over leaked celebrity photos: reports

(Reuters) – A lawyer who represents about a dozen female celebrities whose private photos were posted online by hackers has threatened to sue Google Inc for failing to take the photos off its websites, according to reports. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Philips Electronics to appeal ruling in $467 million patent lawsuit

(Reuters) – Dutch healthcare equipment company Philips said on Thursday it would appeal against a U.S court ruling ordering it to pay $ 466.8 million in compensation to Masimo Corp for infringing two patents. The patents related to technology used … Continue reading

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Judge dismisses wig lawsuit against rapper Nicki Minaj

ATLANTA (Reuters) – A judge has dismissed a $ 30 million federal lawsuit by a celebrity hair stylist who accused rapper and former “American Idol” judge Nicki Minaj of stealing his designs for the colorful wigs that helped boost her … Continue reading

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Apple, Google appeal rejection of $324.5 million settlement in hiring lawsuit

By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Four tech companies including Apple and Google appealed the rejection of a proposed $ 324.5 million settlement in a lawsuit over hiring practices in Silicon Valley, according to a court filing from the … Continue reading

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Apple, Google resume talks with tech workers in hiring lawsuit: filing

By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Four technology companies, including Apple and Google , have resumed mediation talks with tech workers in a high-profile lawsuit over hiring practices in Silicon Valley, according to a court filing. Plaintiffs accused Apple, … Continue reading

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Rocker Sammy Hagar must face ex-Playboy bunny’s defamation lawsuit

(Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Thursday revived a defamation lawsuit against rocker Sammy Hagar, former lead singer for Van Halen, by a one-time Playboy bunny who claimed he had fathered her son. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Man drops sex abuse lawsuit against ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A 31-year-old man on Wednesday withdrew a high-profile lawsuit accusing “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was an aspiring teen actor. Reuters: Entertainment News

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