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CBS Sports
MLB prevails over Barry Bonds in collusion case over his career endingBarry Bonds lost his collusion case against MLB owners. (USATSI) Baseball supe
MLB prevails over Barry Bonds in collusion case over his career ending
CBS Sports / Posted 2 hours ago
Barry Bonds lost his collusion case against MLB owners. (USATSI) Baseball superstar Barry Bonds has lost his collusion case against Major League Baseball. Baseball arbitrator Frederic Horowitz has ruled in favor of MLB in the case in which Bonds... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The man who tried to copyright a chicken sandwichThe man said the sandwich and its name were the products of his imagination, an
The man who tried to copyright a chicken sandwich
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The man said the sandwich and its name were the products of his imagination, and believed he was due US$10m in damages. Photo / iStock In 1987, Norberto Colón Lorenzana had what we can all agree is a pretty unremarkable idea. Colón, who had just... Read more
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asianage
US court dismisses 1984 riots case against Sonia GandhiCongress President Sonia Gandhi (Photo: PTI) The lawsuit accused Gandhi of shi
US court dismisses 1984 riots case against Sonia Gandhi
asianage / Posted yesterday
Congress President Sonia Gandhi (Photo: PTI) The lawsuit accused Gandhi of shielding and protecting Congress leaders in the anti-Sikh riots New York: An appeals court here has affirmed a district judge's order to dismiss a human rights violation... Read more
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New Kerala
US court dismisses 1984 riots case against Sonia Gandhi A US court of appeals in New York has affirmed a district court's order and d
US court dismisses 1984 riots case against Sonia Gandhi
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
A US court of appeals in New York has affirmed a district court's order and dismissed Nov 1984 anti-Sikh violence case against Congress party president Sonia Gandhi for lack of subject matter... Read more
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The Register
Court rules FTC can prosecute companies over lax online securityThe Third Circuit US Court of Appeals in Philadelphia has ruled that the Federa
Court rules FTC can prosecute companies over lax online security
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
The Third Circuit US Court of Appeals in Philadelphia has ruled that the Federal Trade Commission does have the right to prosecute firms who mishandle their customers' data. Between 2008 and 2009, hotel chain Wyndham Worldwide – which runs hotels... Read more
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KLIV 1590 Silicon Valley News
Samsung has one more chance in patent battle with Apple: the U.S. Supreme CourtSamsung’s last hope in its patent battle with Apple lies with the United States
Samsung has one more chance in patent battle with Apple: the U.S. Supreme Court
KLIV 1590 Silicon Valley News / Posted 7 days ago
Samsung’s last hope in its patent battle with Apple lies with the United States Supreme Court. Three years ago a South Bay jury found Samsung violated Apple’s patent or trademark rights in two dozen products. Last week, the US Court of Appeals for... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to Supreme CourtLawyers arrive at the San Jose federal courthouse with boxes of documents ahead
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to Supreme Court
techcentral.ie / Posted 7 days ago
Lawyers arrive at the San Jose federal courthouse with boxes of documents ahead of opening statements in the Apple v Samsung case on April 1, 2014. Image: IDGNS Last ditch effort to avoid $400m in fines begins Samsung Electronics plans a last-ditch... Read more
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The Register
Samsung goes to US Supreme Court to wriggle out of paying Apple millions of dollarsSamsung is taking its patent battle with Apple to the US Supreme Court. The Ko
Samsung goes to US Supreme Court to wriggle out of paying Apple millions of dollars
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
Samsung is taking its patent battle with Apple to the US Supreme Court. The Korean electronics kingpin has asked the US top court to hear its appeal of a jury decision that found its handsets in violation of multiple patents held by Apple, according... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Move to Amend Rejects US Court of Appeals Decision in National Association of Manufacturers v. U.S. Securities and Exchange CommissionWASHINGTON - On Tuesday, panel of US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit has is
Move to Amend Rejects US Court of Appeals Decision in National Association of Manufacturers v. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
CommonDreams.org / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON - On Tuesday, panel of US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit has issued a decision in National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) v. US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), holding that publically-traded corporations have a First... Read more
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The Jewish Press
(Almost) Everything You Wanted to Know about Arab Bank following Settlement with Terror Victims(JNi.media) Following an historic legal ruling that has profound implications f
(Almost) Everything You Wanted to Know about Arab Bank following Settlement with Terror Victims
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
(JNi.media) Following an historic legal ruling that has profound implications for global financial institutions, Arab Bank agreed to pay an unspecified amount in a settlement with victims of terrorism and their families. Arab Bank, based in Jordan,... Read more
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Energy Business Review
US court refuses to rehear Samsung appeal against Apple Samsung is now left with the option to appeal the verdict in the US Supreme C
US court refuses to rehear Samsung appeal against Apple
Energy Business Review / Posted 10 days ago
Samsung is now left with the option to appeal the verdict in the US Supreme Court or pay the fine. A US appeals court has rejected a bid by Samsung to toss a 2012 verdict that found the South... Read more
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Computer Business Review
US court refuses to rehear Samsung appeal against AppleSamsung is now left with the option to appeal the verdict in the US Supreme Cou
US court refuses to rehear Samsung appeal against Apple
Computer Business Review / Posted 10 days ago
Samsung is now left with the option to appeal the verdict in the US Supreme Court or pay the fine. A US appeals court has rejected a bid by Samsung to toss a 2012 verdict that found the South Korean phone maker guilty of infringing the patents of... Read more
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CNET
Samsung's Apple appeal denied. Next step: Supreme Court?Samsung's hopes of scuttling a massive fine on alleged patent infringement of A
Samsung's Apple appeal denied. Next step: Supreme Court?
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
Samsung's hopes of scuttling a massive fine on alleged patent infringement of Apple products have been dashed, leaving the company with only two options: break out the cash or try its luck with the US Supreme Court, according to a report. The US... Read more
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Newser
A Group of Young People Thinks Climate Change Will Ruin The Future. Now They're Suing– A group of 8- to 19-year-olds says climate change will doom the future unless
A Group of Young People Thinks Climate Change Will Ruin The Future. Now They're Suing
Newser / Posted 14 days ago
– A group of 8- to 19-year-olds says climate change will doom the future unless changes are made now—and they're trying to force the government to do just that. Nearly a dozen young people filed a federal lawsuit in Oregon yesterday, arguing that the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US court revives US$45m patent verdict against LimelightNEW YORK: Limelight Networks' is responsible for infringing rival Akamai Techno
US court revives US$45m patent verdict against Limelight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK: Limelight Networks' is responsible for infringing rival Akamai Technologies Inc's patent for managing Web images and video, a US appeals court ruled on Thursday, reviving a US$45 million verdict against the company. The US Court of Appeals... Read more
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PhysOrg
Big data algorithms can discriminate, and it's not clear what to do about itIs bias baked in? Credit: Justin Ruckman, CC BY "This program had absolutely no
Big data algorithms can discriminate, and it's not clear what to do about it
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Is bias baked in? Credit: Justin Ruckman, CC BY "This program had absolutely nothing to do with race…but multi-variable equations." That's what Brett Goldstein, a former policeman for the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and current Urban Science... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Hillary Clinton: Republicans warning of election fraud are 'fear-mongering'Hillary Clinton on Thursday accused her Republican presidential rivals of “fear
Hillary Clinton: Republicans warning of election fraud are 'fear-mongering'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
Hillary Clinton on Thursday accused her Republican presidential rivals of “fear-mongering” over a “phantom epidemic of election fraud” as a ruse to justify imposing new barriers to voting that would harm the democratic process. In some of the... Read more
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News Mail
ON this day August 7, 20151782 - George Washington created the Order of the Purple Heart. 1888 - Theophi
ON this day August 7, 2015
News Mail / Posted 21 days ago
1782 - George Washington created the Order of the Purple Heart. 1888 - Theophilus Van Kannel received a patent for the revolving door. 1914 - Germany invaded 1934 - The US Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling striking down the government's... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Samsung patent decision: beyond fair?Support for Samsung against damages in patent infringement case indicative of d
Samsung patent decision: beyond fair?
techcentral.ie / Posted 22 days ago
Support for Samsung against damages in patent infringement case indicative of deeper issues The decision by the likes of Google, Facebook, Dell, HP and eBay to offer public support to Samsung’s appeal against the award of damages to Apple for... Read more
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The Register
Marvell-LESS! Chip giant slashes $1.5bn judgment in CMU patent fightChipmaker Marvell has managed to whittle down the amount of patent infringement
Marvell-LESS! Chip giant slashes $1.5bn judgment in CMU patent fight
The Register / Posted 23 days ago
Chipmaker Marvell has managed to whittle down the amount of patent infringement damages it must pay to Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) after a US court of appeals found that it was only liable for chips that were imported into or sold in the United... Read more
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Finextra
Appeals court revives Visa, MasterCard ATM fee lawsuitsAccording to Reuters, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has
Appeals court revives Visa, MasterCard ATM fee lawsuits
Finextra / Posted 23 days ago
According to Reuters, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has decided that a district court erred when it ruled consumers had no standing to sue Visa, MasterCard and several major banks for conspiring to inflate the prices of ATM... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Court denies money for family of late Wilmington 10 membersThe North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families of dead members of the W
Court denies money for family of late Wilmington 10 members
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 23 days ago
The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families of dead members of the Wilmington 10 are not eligible for payments from the state since the group’s members received a pardon of innocence. The NC Industrial Commission had denied compensation... Read more
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MacNN
Vaio Win 10 compatibility unknown, Open Internet appeal Dec 4Sony still testing Vaio Windows 7, 8, 8.1 computers for Windows 10Sony has stro
Vaio Win 10 compatibility unknown, Open Internet appeal Dec 4
MacNN / Posted 23 days ago
Sony still testing Vaio Windows 7, 8, 8.1 computers for Windows 10Sony has strongly advised against upgrading its computer line previously built for Windows 8 or 8.1 to Windows 10. In a service advisory for its users, the company states that "there... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
NC Appeals Court denies payments to dead Wilmington 10 members' familiesWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families
NC Appeals Court denies payments to dead Wilmington 10 members' families
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families of dead members of the Wilmington 10 are not eligible for payments from the state since the group’s members received a pardon of innocence. The NC Industrial Commission... Read more
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WA Today
President Barack Obama's climate push sets up battle reminiscent of ObamacarePresident Barack Obama unveiled a landmark set of regulations to combat climate
President Barack Obama's climate push sets up battle reminiscent of Obamacare
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
President Barack Obama unveiled a landmark set of regulations to combat climate change in a plan that requires US states to cut emissions from power plants, setting up a red-state, blue-state battle reminiscent of Obamacare. "No challenge poses a... Read more
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MacNN
Best Buy Canada Watch sale date; Smartflash case stay deniedBest Buy Canada to follow US stores by a week with Apple Watch salesFollowing t
Best Buy Canada Watch sale date; Smartflash case stay denied
MacNN / Posted 28 days ago
Best Buy Canada to follow US stores by a week with Apple Watch salesFollowing the US electronics chain Best Buy's announcement that direct Apple Watch sales would begin August 7, the Canadian branch -- which recently took over the existing Futureshop... Read more
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CNET
Samsung's battle with Smartflash put on hold over patent scrutinySamsung has won an important victory against patent holder Smartflash that may
Samsung's battle with Smartflash put on hold over patent scrutiny
CNET / Posted 28 days ago
Samsung has won an important victory against patent holder Smartflash that may ultimately save the company hundreds of millions of dollars. The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled on Thursday that the lawsuit Smartflash has filed... Read more
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International Business Times
James 'Whitey' Bulger challenges 2013 double-life sentenceFormer Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger is challenging his 2013 double lif
James 'Whitey' Bulger challenges 2013 double-life sentence
International Business Times / Posted a month ago
Former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger is challenging his 2013 double life sentence for racketeering. Bulger's lawyers are asking a federal appeals court grant him a new trial, contending the mobster was barred from arguing that a now-dead US... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Mobster 'Whitey' Bulger 'denied right to testify'The lawyer, Hank Brennan, went before a three-judge panel of the First Circuit
Mobster 'Whitey' Bulger 'denied right to testify'
Otago Daily Times / Posted a month ago
The lawyer, Hank Brennan, went before a three-judge panel of the First Circuit US Court of Appeals in Boston to challenge the conviction of Bulger, 85, on charges including committing or ordering 11 murders in the 1970s and 1980s. The trial detailed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify lawyerBoston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify - lawyer2015-07-27 2
Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify lawyer
News 24 South Africa / Posted a month ago
Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify - lawyer2015-07-27 21:10 This June 2011 booking photo shows James "Whitey" Bulger. (US Marshals Service/ AP) Boston - The judge who blocked former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger from... Read more
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Business Standard India
Clock ticking for decision on insider-trading rulingTime is running out for the US to ask the Supreme Court to review a ruling that
Clock ticking for decision on insider-trading ruling
Business Standard India / Posted a month ago
Time is running out for the US to ask the Supreme Court to review a ruling that could lay the framework for how insider trading will be prosecuted for years to come. Solicitor-General Donald Verrilli has until August 3 to decide whether to let stand... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bulger’s lawyer set to appeal convictionAFPThis 2011 United States Marshals Service mug shot shows former oganised crim
Bulger’s lawyer set to appeal conviction
iol.co.za / Posted a month ago
AFPThis 2011 United States Marshals Service mug shot shows former oganised crime figure, suspect James "Whitey Bulger. Picture: US Marshals Service Boston - Lawyers for former Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger are set to challenge his 2013... Read more
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CNET
Your butt-dials aren't private, appeals court rulesTechnically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken o
Your butt-dials aren't private, appeals court rules
CNET / Posted 1 months ago
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. It's a recipe for modern tragedy. As clothes got tighter, phones got bigger. This increased the likelihood that you might make an unknowing call to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'Prison within prison': a transgender inmate's years-long battle for basic careA single word changed Michelle Norsworthy’s life forever. Until she heard it, s
'Prison within prison': a transgender inmate's years-long battle for basic care
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
A single word changed Michelle Norsworthy’s life forever. Until she heard it, she had no way to express herself and her emotions always came out wrong. She would explode in anger, or in desperation cut herself until the blood flowed. Then in 1994,... Read more
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Newser
Butt Dialers Now Have a Legal Reason to Be Afraid– Butt dialers, be warned: If you inadvertently place a call with your posterio
Butt Dialers Now Have a Legal Reason to Be Afraid
Newser / Posted 1 months ago
– Butt dialers, be warned: If you inadvertently place a call with your posterior, you have no legal right to privacy about anything you then say. So declares the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Kentucky, reports Courthouse News Service.... Read more

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