July 09, 2020 YouTube sued in the US by Content Creators alleging Copyright Infringement [ by Legal Era News Network ] Composer and musician Maria Schneider and Pirate Monitor Ltd. have filed a class action complaint against YouTube for copyright infringement in the Northern District of California. The suit claimed that YouTube does not afford... Continue Reading.
July 09, 2020 ED seizes Nirav Modi’s Rs. 329 crore assets in India, UAE & UK [ by Legal Era News Network ] The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has confiscated fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi’s Rs 329.66 crore properties in Mumbai, Rajasthan, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the UK. The ED said that the movable and... Continue Reading.
July 02, 2020 US hit by wave of big ticket bankruptcies amidst Covid-19 pandemic [ by Legal Era News Network ] The United States (US) is witnessing a wave of bankruptcies of erstwhile storied names especially in the retail and energy sector due to Covid-19 pandemic. The bankruptcies this year due to Covid-19 have already... Continue Reading.
July 02, 2020 Apple-Google deal on default search engine harming competitors: UK [ by Legal Era News Network ] The United Kingdom (UK) competition watchdog – Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has revealed that the deal between Apple and Google over the default search engine in the mobile Safari browser has created a significant barrier... Continue Reading.
June 22, 2020 Google loses appeal against $56mn GDPR fine in France [ by Legal Era News Network ] In a setback for Google, the search giant has lost an appeal against a 50 million-euro ($56 million) fine imposed by France’s data watchdog last year for violating European Union’s rules on online privacy. France’s Top... Continue Reading.
June 12, 2020 EU antitrust watchdog set to file charges against Amazon: Report [ by Legal Era News Network ] After launching a formal anti-trust probe against Amazon a year ago, the European Union’s Competition Commission is now ready to bring charges against the e-commerce giant over its treatment of third-party sellers, The Wall Street... Continue Reading.
June 12, 2020 Price fixing lawsuit in US against Sun Pharma, Aurobindo, Lupin [ by Legal Era News Network ] Sun Pharma, Lupin and Aurobindo Pharma are among the pharmaceutical companies named in a fresh suit filed in the US for alleged price fixing. The law suit mentions 26 drug makers for alleged “conspiracy to... Continue Reading.
June 02, 2020 Italian court dismisses Apple’s appeal against 10mn Euro fine [ by Legal Era News Network ] An Italian court has dismissed an appeal by the Cupertino-based tech giant Apple to look into the 10 million Euro fine slapped by the Italian Competition Authority for iPhone performance throttling. In 2018, Apple was hit... Continue Reading.
June 03, 2020 Google faces $5bn lawsuit over tracking users in Incognito Mode [ by Legal Era News Network ] Google is facing a $5 billion lawsuit in the United States (US) over claims that the Search engine giant collected user information even when they surfed the Internet in Incognito Mode or private mode in... Continue Reading.
May 22, 2020 US Senate bill could delist Chinese companies from US stock exchanges [ by Legal Era News Network ] The United States (US) Senate has passed a legislation on May 21 that could ban Chinese companies from listing shares on American exchanges. The legislation may also ban Chinese companies from raising funds from... Continue Reading.