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Ben & Jerry’s is sued over ‘happy cows’ claim

Ben & Jerry’s is sued over ‘happy cows’ claim

Published 09/11/2019

(Reuters) - Ben & Jerry’s has been sued by an environmental advocate who said it deceived consumers by touting that the milk and cream it [more…]

Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until further notice

Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until further notice

Published 07/10/2019

(This October 6 story has been refilled to correct “until February” to “until further notice” in headline and “new court date” to “court status conference” [more…]

Banks win dismissal of U.S. lawsuit alleging rigged Mexico bond sales

Banks win dismissal of U.S. lawsuit alleging rigged Mexico bond sales

Published 30/09/2019

(Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Monday dismissed a proposed class action lawsuit against several large banks for allegedly rigging the market for Mexican government [more…]

Factbox: U.S. lawsuits take aim at vaping

Factbox: U.S. lawsuits take aim at vaping

Published 26/09/2019

(Reuters) - Several deaths and potentially hundreds of illnesses tied to e-cigarettes, which allow users to inhale nicotine vapor, often flavored, without smoking, have been [more…]

Antonio Brown accused of rape in lawsuit

Antonio Brown accused of rape in lawsuit

Published 11/09/2019

New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is accused of rape by a woman who says she was his personal trainer, according to a lawsuit [more…]

GlobalFoundries seeks to ban U.S. import of TSMC clients’ products

GlobalFoundries seeks to ban U.S. import of TSMC clients’ products

Published 27/08/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Contract chipmaker GlobalFoundries has sued larger rival Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) for patent infringement, seeking to stop the defendant’s customers including [more…]

Bayer mediator dismisses report of $8 billion Roundup settlement

Bayer mediator dismisses report of $8 billion Roundup settlement

Published 10/08/2019

NEW YORK/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup [more…]

Ticket resellers settle New York charges over inflated concert…

Ticket resellers settle New York charges over inflated concert…

Published 11/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two companies in the ticket resale industry agreed to pay $1.55 million to settle a lawsuit by New York Attorney General [more…]

Michael Jackson fans sue alleged abuse victims in French court

Michael Jackson fans sue alleged abuse victims in French court

Published 04/07/2019

ORLEANS, France (Reuters) - Michael Jackson fan groups sought damages on Thursday from two of the late pop legend’s alleged abuse victims for “sullying his [more…]

U.S. federal court delays adoption of healthcare rule on abortion

U.S. federal court delays adoption of healthcare rule on abortion

Published 30/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and its opponents in a California lawsuit agreed on Friday to delay implementing [more…]