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Paper Chase: Jay-Z and Timbaland Slapped With $2 Million Lawsuit for Uncleared Sample

Timbaland speaks onstage during the OTHERtone panel at SOMETHING IN THE WATER – Day 1 on April 26, 2019 in Virginia Beach City.Photo: Brian Ach (Getty Images for Something in the Water) Timbaland and Jay-Z might have to shell out millions of dollars to soul singer Ernie Hines, who alleges the music moguls stole samples […]

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U.S. Supreme Court greenlights Apple App Store monopoly lawsuit

(Reuters) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple of monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and forcing them to overpay, rejecting the company’s bid to escape claims that its practices violate federal antitrust law. The justices, in a 5-4 ruling, upheld a lower court’s decision […]

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Fuelin’ Around: Ford Facing Legal Fracas Over Efficiency Claims

<img data-attachment-id="1646550" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2019-Ford-Ranger-factory.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,800" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"1.6","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark III","caption":"A special celebration to mark the kickoff of Ranger production will include leaders from Ford and the United Auto Workers. Plant employees, media and others will have a chance to ride in the Ranger on a custom-built, off-road course in the parking lot of the […]

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Trump Sues 2 Banks to Keep Democrats Out of His Finances

Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty Images) How do we know with certainty that the president of the United States is not a high paid sex worker who exclusively caters to Russian President Vladimir Putin? We don’t, and that’s why House Intelligence and Financial Services committees have sought to get their hands on the president’s finances by […]

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Apple documents reveal multi-year plot to pressure and hurt Qualcomm

Apple filed a billion-dollar lawsuit against Qualcomm in early 2017, but recently released documents suggest it spent years quietly undermining its partner and “creating evidence” to hurt it in court, Qualcomm lawyers told a court in San Diego. “They were plotting it for two years,” Qualcomm attorney Evan Chesler said of Apple’s strategy to undermine Qualcomm’s patent […]

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Texas Couple Who Held Girl as a ‘Slave’ for 16 Years Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

Photo: Tarrant County Sheriff’s Department Twenty years ago, Texas couple Mohamed Toure and Denise Cros-Toure found a young girl from their native Guinea to care for their youngest son. In January of 2000, happy with her work, they flew her to their family residence in Southlake, Texas, to continue her work. She did not speak […]

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Osundairo Brothers File Defamation Lawsuit Against Jussie Smollett’s Legal Team

Image: Actor Jussie Smollett (R) and attorney Tina Glandian walk in Leighton Criminal Courthouse for his court appearance on March 14, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Smollett was accused of arranging a homophobic, racist attack against himself in an attempt to raise his profile because he was dissatisfied with his salary on the Fox television drama […]

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Oregon County to Pay Black Employee $100k Over ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Flag

Photo: iStock Karimah Guion-Pledgure had been an employee of Multnomah County, Ore. since 2011 when her employer put up a “Blue Lives Matter” flag in the workplace in 2017. According to CNN, the county is about to pay for it. In September of 2017, a probation officer at Guion-Pledgure’s workplace hung the flag above his […]

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Nia Wilson’s Family Proposes Tracking Fare Evaders in Wrongful Death Suit Against BART

A photo of stabbing victim Nia Wilson, right, is displayed at a news conference as her father Ansar El Muhammad, left, and her mother Alicia Grayson listen during a news conference in San Francisco.Photo: AP Nia Wilson’s family was supposed to be planning a graduation for her, not a funeral. But last summer, in a […]

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The Petty Continues: City of Chicago Says It Will Sue Jussie Smollett After He Misses $130,000 Repayment Deadline

Photo: Nuccio DiNuzzo (Getty) Leave it to the Windy City to not let shit go. The City of Chicago says it intends to sue actor Jussie Smollett after he missed a deadline on Thursday night to pay back the city $130,000 for the cost of investigating the alleged attack against him, Deadline reports. The deadline […]

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Courtroom Face-off Ends in a Win for Jaguar Land Rover; China Declares the Landwind X7 a Copycat

<img data-attachment-id="1598714" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1.jpg" data-orig-size="900,596" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="New Landwind-X7" data-image-description=" New Landwind X7 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-450×298.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-610×404.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1598714 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-610×404.jpg” alt=”New Landwind X7, Image: Jiangling Motor” width=”610″ height=”404″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-610×404.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-450×298.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-768×509.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-120×79.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1.jpg 900w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A legal battle waged since 2016 ended with a historic win […]

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GOP  Rep. Devin ‘Pick Me’ Nunes Is Still Searching for Love, Sues Twitter Looking for Attention

Photo: Win McNamee (Getty Images) The Republican equivalent of a thirst trap has filed a lawsuit. A lawsuit for a member of the Grand Ole Party is like a male IG model posting a shirtless sweatpants photo next to an eggplant or a flat tummy tea fashion nova temptress yoga posing in boy shorts. So […]

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Musk-SEC Battle Rages On; Regulator Claims Tesla CEO’s Twitter Account Is Still the Wild West

<img data-attachment-id="1217129" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Elon-Musk-Tesla-Model-S-Circa-2011-e1527713383365.jpg" data-orig-size="610,406" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Elon Musk + Tesla Model S Circa 2011" data-image-description=" Elon Musk + Tesla Model S Circa 2011 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Elon-Musk-Tesla-Model-S-Circa-2011-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Elon-Musk-Tesla-Model-S-Circa-2011-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1217129 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Elon-Musk-Tesla-Model-S-Circa-2011-610×406.jpg” alt=”Elon Musk + Tesla Model S Circa 2011″ width=”610″ height=”406″> There’s no shortage of distractions coming out of Tesla to take the focus away […]

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The President’s Former Lawyer, Michael Cohen, Wants His Coins, Sues Trump Organization for $1.9 Million in Legal Fees

Photo: Mark Wilson (Getty Images) The president’s former fixer, Michael Cohen, wants all his bread, all his cheddar, and all his mozzarella so he can make a cheese sandwich before he heads off to the pokey. According to the president’s favorite newspaper, The New York Times, Cohen filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the Trump […]

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Qualcomm-Apple U.S. patent trial begins, foreshadowing antitrust case

(Reuters) — Qualcomm on Monday kicks off a patent challenge to Apple, capping off a two-year legal strategy to put pressure on the iPhone maker before a major antitrust lawsuit between the two goes to trial in April. Qualcomm, the world’s biggest maker of mobile chips, alleges in federal court in San Diego that Apple […]

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UAW Slaps GM With Lawsuit Over Plant Closures

Canada’s autoworker union Unifor brought out the guy from Dune to protest a General Motors plant closure, but UAW went a few steps further. The American auto union hit GM with a lawsuit Tuesday, claiming the company’s decision to shutter three plants violates its 2015 collective bargaining agreement. However, GM may have an out. In […]

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Apple will reportedly close 2 stores to avoid an infamous Texas patent court

With over 500 retail stores worldwide, Apple’s opening or closing plans for individual stores typically aren’t noteworthy, but the company appears to have an unusual motive behind the closure of two locations in eastern Texas: It’s reportedly attempting to sever business contacts near a court that is often preferred by patent trolls. According to MacRumors, […]

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Covington Catholic MAGA Hat Teen Who Helped Terrorize Native American Activist Is Suing the Washington Post

Nick Sandmann (L) and Nathan PhillipsScreenshot: Youtube Nothing says white privilege like being a smug asshole wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat and impeding the path of a Native American activist and then, when called out on said assholishness, you sue the billionaire owner of the Washington Post (when every damn paper in America […]

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Apple is forced to use Qualcomm chips in older iPhones after German lawsuit

(Reuters) — Apple said Thursday that it will resume selling older iPhone models in its stores in Germany after they were banned last year, but only with chips from Qualcomm, which is in a global legal battle against the Cupertino company. Apple said it had “no choice” but to stop using some chips from Intel […]

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