Emily Ashcraft

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Los Angeles Seeks Injunction Against LAX Car Rental App

The City of Los Angeles requested an injunction against Turo Inc. to stop them from “operating an unauthorized car rental business” at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). They filed the motion for an injunction...

COVID-19 Testing Device Manufacturers Sued

Labrador Diagnostics LLC filed a lawsuit earlier this month in the District of Delaware against a manufacturer, bioMerieux and it’s subsidiary BioFire, for patent infringement in a medical testing device used for COVID-19 testing using...

9th Circuit Sides with Disney in “Inside Out” Character Copyright

The Ninth Circuit ruled in favor of Disney on Monday and against plaintiff Denise Daniels who claimed the characters displaying the protagonist’s emotions in “Inside Out” were based off The Moodsters, an idea the plaintiff...

More Facebook Content Moderators Join Legal Battle Claiming Harm to Mental Health

Nineteen Facebook content moderators filed a class action complaint against Facebook and Cognizant Technology Solutions, a contractor hired by Facebook, for personal injury they allege comes from the content they are required to view at...

Former Salesforce Employees Allege 401(k) Mismanagement

Three former Salesforce employees filed a class action lawsuit against the company for not investing their 401(k) funds wisely. They claim the investment advisory committee consistently invested in expensive funds instead of cheaper alternatives that...

Airbnb Sued for Patent Infringement by IBM

IBM claimed that short-term rental giant Airbnb took innovations made by IBM to run its e-commerce business, particularly innovations used by IBM in Prodigy, one of the first e-commerce services available before the advent of...