Sports streamer Fubo is suing Disney, FOX, and Warner Bros.

Some streaming services are slowly consolidating, creating packages, and, inevitably, turning into cable television. And the streamers who aren’t part of the pack are turning to legal action. Fubo — a streaming service that has shows and movies along with the choice to stream football, baseball, basketball, hockey, golf, and other sports — filed an … Read more

Powerball Told a Man He Won $340 Million. He’s Suing After Getting Nothing

A D.C. resident is suing the Powerball lottery system and the D.C. Office of Lottery and Gaming after a technical error left him without a prize of $340 million, accusing the lottery operators of conspiracy, negligence, and fraud. What Drew Noomi Rapace to Constellation? In the lawsuit, plaintiff John Cheeks states that on Jan. 6, … Read more

The US Government Is Suing Itself Over Silicon Valley Bank

Photo: Ian Dyball (Getty Images) Can’t we all just get along? Not if you’re an employee of the federal government. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) just filed a lawsuit against the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) over a $1.45 billion tax bill stemming from the bailout of Silicon Valley Bank. Why Bitcoin won’t reach $1,000,000 … Read more

FTX Says It Expects to Repay Customers in Full. Some Are Suing for More

A group of former customers of bankrupt crypto exchange FTX are rebelling against a proposed plan that would return the entirety of the money they lost. In a lawsuit filed this week, the customers argue they are due a whole lot more. The plan laid out by FTX in December to return customer funds does … Read more

George Carlin’s estate is suing the creator of fake AI comedy special

George Carlin’s estate has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Dudesy, the media company that used generative artificial intelligence to produce a fake hour-long comedy special that imitates the deceased star’s voice and comedic style. The complaint filed in Los Angeles federal court on Thursday alleges that Carlin’s copyrighted materials and likeness were used without … Read more

A man is suing a former Florida cop seen in a viral video pulling a gun on him after he called police for help

Former Palm Beach Florida police officer Bethany Guerriero drawing her gun on Ryan Gould after he called for help.United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida A man is suing a former Palm Beach police officer who pulled a gun on him. Ryan Gould says he called police for help after another man … Read more

Texas man suing Walmart is seeking $100M or ‘unlimited free lifetime shopping’

A Texas man suing Walmart is seeking $100 million in damages or “unlimited free lifetime shopping” at any location. Roderick Jackson, of Waskom, Texas, filed two handwritten complaints Monday in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas. Walmart’s headquarters are in Bentonville, Arkansas. The complaints do not go into detail about why Jackson … Read more

A teenage girl who says she discovered a camera in an airplane bathroom is suing American Airlines

BOSTON (AP) — The family of a North Carolina teenager is suing American Airlines, saying that a flight attendant taped an iPhone to an airplane toilet to record her using the restroom during a September flight. Lawyers for the 14-year-old and her parents say that American “knew or should have known the flight attendant was … Read more

One of the Music Industry’s Biggest Labels is Suing Anthropic

Headlines This WeekMajor newspapers are trying to carve out a deal with AI firms, as an argument brews over the copyrighted material that said firms have used to train their content-generating algorithms. NYC Mayor Eric Adams has found the certifiably most annoying use of AI, which is to spam city residents with automated robocalls. Well … Read more

Trump suing Christopher Steele over explosive dossier

Comment on this storyComment LONDON — Donald Trump’s legal battles crossed the Atlantic on Monday with the start of a hearing against a former MI6 officer’s intelligence consultancy, which Trump says caused him “personal and reputational damage and distress.” The 45th president is bringing a claim against Christopher Steele, a former British spy, and his … Read more