Supreme Court gives Merck another shot to avoid Fosamax lawsuits

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave Merck & Co a new opportunity to avoid lawsuits accusing the company of failing to properly warn patients of... Read more »

U.S. consumers sue Bumble Bee, Chicken of the Sea, StarKist over ‘dolphin-safe’ tuna claims

(Reuters) – U.S. consumers sued Bumble Bee, Chicken of the Sea and StarKist, accusing the country’s three major packaged-tuna brands of deceiving them into thinking their tuna is caught... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court allows App Store antitrust suit against Apple

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple Inc of monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and... Read more »

Uber faces lawsuit by Australian taxi drivers for ‘illegal operations’

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A law firm filed a class action against Uber Technologies Inc on behalf of thousands of taxi and chartered drivers in Australia, accusing the world’s largest... Read more »

Uber faces lawsuit by Australian taxi drivers for ‘illegal operations’

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A law firm filed a class action against Uber Technologies Inc on behalf of thousands of taxi and chartered drivers in Australia, accusing the world’s largest... Read more »

Australian wealth manager IOOF hit with class-action lawsuit

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s embattled second-largest wealth manager, IOOF Holdings Ltd, was sued on Friday by shareholders who alleged the company engaged in deceptive conduct and breached stock market... Read more »

SEC sues Volkswagen, Winterkorn, citing ‘Dieselgate’ fraud on investors

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission sued Volkswagen AG and its former chief executive Martin Winterkorn over the German automaker’s diesel emissions scandal, accusing the company... Read more »

Lawsuit against Germany over Namibian genocide is dismissed in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking to require Germany to pay damages over genocide and property seizures by colonists in what is... Read more »

Wells Fargo officials make record $240 million settlement over bogus accounts

(Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co officials have reached a record $240 million settlement with U.S. shareholders over the creation by bank employees of millions of unauthorized customer accounts.... Read more »

U.S. judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border by... Read more »