Corporate Crime Blotter

Aug 18: sues for "blatant" and infringement, seeks > 3x damages for Breakout ad
Aug 17: Lawyer: GM killed deal to settle ~12 MILLION faulty-ignition loss claims & 400-500 personal injury / wrongful deaths
Aug 17: drops appeal of Australian ruling that it underpaid tax by loaning itself money at abnormally high interest
Aug 15: U.S. judge: can't stop other companies from collecting publicly displayed data on its website
Aug 11: Investment firm Benchmark sues boardmember / ex-CEO Kalanick for & breach of contract / duty
Aug 9: 60+ female current & former employees are mulling a lawsuit alleging & pay disparities
Aug 6: French court: $1.25 MILLION for whipped cream canister that cracked woman's skull — follows DEATH from similar cause
Aug 5: Female engineer suing for "pervasive" and — paid less, denied promotions, and retaliation
Aug 5: / bro found guilty of 3 fraud charges for deceiving investors in 2 failed hedgefunds ⚖️
Jul 25: Judge more than doubles $234 MILLION fine on for continued infringement on University of Wisconsin patent