UPDATED with MGM statement: An unnamed Starz staffer should get a big promotion if the premium cabler is successful in its just filed breach of contract lawsuit against MGM. The suit accuses the company for double and even triple dipping more than 300 movies and TV series to which the multi platformer thought it had the exclusive rights.
The New Jersey referee who was criticized for forcing a black teenager to cut his dreadlocks for a wrestling match is apparently planning to file a lawsuit alleging character defamation and emotional distress related to the incident.The referee, Alan Maloney, sent a tort claim notice earlier this month to a dozen potential defendants, including the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) and Buena School District officials, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. A tort claim notice is not a lawsuit; instead, it informs a public entity that a person believes they have a reason to file a lawsuit against it.
The class action lawsuit against Microsoft claims more than 100 members collectively seeking $5 million in damages excluding cost and interest. It;s not clear, however, if all of the lawsuit;s claims will stand up in court.On the one hand, the suit documents issues that we 've covered extensively ourselves, including Microsoft 's attempts to use dark patterns to trick consumers into upgrading to Windows 10, scheduling upgrades and in some cases triggering them without user input, and changing the entire way the stealth installation process was triggered by altering the meaning of the "X " box in the Get Windows 10 application.