Judge OKs lawsuit against city in Airbnb case

A hotel owner can sue the de Blasio administration over its enforcement of the state's Airbnb Law, a Manhattan federal judge ruled today. Hank Fried of Helms Realty alleged in a 2017 lawsuit that... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 10th, 2018

Judge reverses ruling that allowed Airbnb rentals in Miami

Judge Beatrice Butchko has reversed an order handed down last year that stopped the city of Miami from enforcing its ban on short-term rentals in residential neighborhoods. The temporary retraining order, which sought to keep the city from writing cita.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Subpoenas coming in Trump emoluments lawsuit

A U.S. District Court judge on Monday allowed the attorneys general of the District and Maryland to proceed with discovery in their emoluments case against President Donald Trump. The lawsuit, announced more than a year ago, accuses Trump of illegall.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Qualcomm dealt a potentially major setback in FTC antitrust case

A federal judge dealt a setback Tuesday to Qualcomm Inc.’s defense against an antitrust lawsuit brought by the Federal Trade Commission, ruling that the chip maker must license some of its industry-essential patents to rival chip suppliers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018

Trump Emoluments Lawsuit: Judge Rules Attorneys General Can Demand Evidence

A federal judge blocked Trump lawyers' attempt to stall a case that accuses him of accepting payments from foreign governments. Plaintiffs suing President Donald Trump can begin demanding evidence from him and the Trump Organizatio.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 2nd, 2018

As discrimination lawsuit moves ahead, Airbnb announces changes to photo policy

A judge on Tuesday denied Airbnb's motion to dismiss a lawsuit alleging discriminatory intent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2018

Oregon judge denies Airbnb motion to dismiss lawsuit alleging "intentional discrimination"

An Oregon judge ruled on Tuesday that a class action lawsuit alleging discriminatory intent by Airbnb can proceed. Airbnb had filed a motion to dismiss the suit. The lawsuit claims that Airbnb policies allow hosts to make booking decisions using p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2018

Lowe"s filing says KCPD dropped spy cam case involving Legacy Development employee

The Kansas City Police Department no longer is investigating a case that became the basis for a lawsuit by a female employee against developer Dan Lowe and his company, Legacy Development. In a filing with Jackson County Circuit Court, Lowe, Legac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

Icahn, CVR lose malpractice case against Wachtell Lipton law firm

A federal judge in Manhattan on Friday dismissed an unusual lawsuit in which billionaire investor Carl Icahn accused the law firm Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz of malpractice related to his 2012 hostile takeover of CVR Energy Inc ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 28th, 2018

Goldman, JPMorgan, four others must face stock lending antitrust case

A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered Goldman Sachs Group Inc , JPMorgan Chase & Co and four other large banks to face an antitrust lawsuit by investors who said they conspired to stifle competition in the nearly $2 trillion stock lending market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 28th, 2018

US Judge Sides With CFTC in Fraud Case, Ruling Cryptos Are Commodities

A U.S. judge has sided with the Commodity and Futures Trading Commission in a fraud lawsuit, ruling cryptocurrencies are commodities......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 27th, 2018

Judge allows lawsuit against city"s property-tax system to proceed

A lawsuit alleging the city's property tax system is biased against low-income and minority owners can proceed, a Manhattan Supreme Court judge ruled Tuesday, dealing a blow to the Cuomo and de... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 26th, 2018

Court dismisses casino mogul defamation case against AP

A Nevada judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit by casino mogul Steve Wynn against The Associated Press and an AP reporter based on a report about two womens' accounts to police alleging sexual misconduct by Wynn......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 24th, 2018

Judge orders sale of blighted condo complex to Whitehall for $9M

Whitehall won a court order to buy the entire Woodcliff Condominiums complex for $9 million, the second blighted property the city has acquired in two years at Broad Street and Hamilton Road. The 11-year case is the longest-running litigation in t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2018

D.C. Chamber scores victory in legal fee lawsuit

A D.C. Superior Court judge has sided with the city's chamber of commerce over a $78,000 legal bill tied to the fight against a proposed 2016 minimum wage ballot initiative. In an Aug. 1 order, Judge Anthony Epstein granted the chamber's motion to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2018

Judge dismisses lawsuit against Fox News filed by parents of Seth Rich

A federal judge on Thursday dismissed in its entirety a case filed by the parents of slain Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich against Fox News, one of the network's reporters, and a Texas businessman......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 2nd, 2018

Lawsuit against Navient can proceed — why student loan borrowers should pay attention

In denying Navient’s motion to dismiss the case, a judge weighed in on a battle between student loan companies and states......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 21st, 2018

Judge tosses NYC climate change lawsuit against 5 oil companies

A federal judge on Thursday threw out a lawsuit brought by New York City against Exxon Mobil, Chevron and other oil companies for their role in contributing to climate change......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 19th, 2018

Airbnb is financing a user’s lawsuit against New York City

Airbnb Inc. is ramping up its fight again.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 18th, 2018

Airbnb is financing a user"s lawsuit against New York City

Airbnb Inc. is ramping up its fight against New York officials by providing financial support to a lawsuit against the city......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 18th, 2018

Donald Trump Falsely Claims He ‘Won’ Lawsuit Over Russian Collusion

The judge did not rule on the merits of the case and it was not brought by the DNC, as Trump claimed......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 6th, 2018