European Union to Take Legal Action Against AstraZeneca

The European Commission is preparing to file a legal action against the producer of AstraZeneca over shortfalls in deliveries of its vaccines, according to the four European Union diplomats. Anglo-Swedish firm AstraZeneca said it could not deliver as many vaccines …

Read more

Tiktok Sued in UK and EU for Collecting Data of Minors

A claim filed in the U.K. and EU seeks billions of dollars from social media developer TikTok for the collection and usage of data from minors on their platform. The suit is being brought by former children’s commissioner for England …

Read more

Florida to Sue U.S. Center for Disease Control, Federal Government to Allow Cruises to Resume

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said the state of Florida is suing the federal government and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to allow the cruise industry to get back in operation again. “Today Florida’s fighting back. We’re filing a …

Read more

Newly IPOed TrustPilot Faces Federal Class Action Lawsuit for Deceptive Business Practices

Review aggregation service TrustPilot is facing a federal class action lawsuit for deceptive business practices shortly after it received a valuation of $1.49 billion following its initial public stock offering on Tuesday. The Danish company was created in 2007 and …

Read more

IKEA Goes on Trial in France for Spying on Customers

IKEA’s French branch and many of its executives are going to trial on Monday over accusations that they illegally spied on employees and customers.  In 2012, French investigative publications, Le Canard Enchaine and Mediapart, uncovered IKEA France’s illegal surveillance.  Authorities …

Read more

Australian Attorney-General Christian Porter Launches Defamation Action Against ABC

Australian Attorney-General Christian Porter has launched defamation proceedings against the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and investigative journalist Louise Milligan in federal court alleging”false”  made against him in an online article. According to Porter’s lawyers who confirmed the defamation action on …

Read more

Richard Branson’s Virgin Enterprises Sues South Florida’s Brightline for Reputational Damage

Virgin Enterprises has filed a lawsuit against Brightline railways for $251 million in damages, after Brightline says that Virgin “tarnished” their reputation. Brightline told Virgin that they were tarnishing their reputation, saying that the “Virgin brand had ceased to constitute …

Read more

French Supermarket Chain Sued by Amazonian Indigenous Collective Over Rainforest Deforestation

Amazonian indigenous group have file a lawsuit against French supermarket chain Casino for allegedly selling meat in linked to land-grabs and deforestation in Amazon. The company is being taken to court under a French law enacted in 2017. The plaintiffs, …

Read more

Parler Drops Federal Legal Case Against Amazon, Refiles in Washington State Court

Parler, a social media platform popular among conservatives, has dropped its federal lawsuit against Amazon Web Services, opting to file a different lawsuit against the company instead.  Originally, the federal lawsuit was filed in January after Amazon Web Services, Parler’s …

Read more