Seattle Times and ex-Swedish neurosurgeon map out strategy in defamation lawsuit

The three parties to the lawsuit filed a joint motion outlining their plans for evidence-gathering as the Washington Medical Commission reinstated the surgeon's license with a fine and other conditions......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Seattle Times denies defamation allegations in former Swedish neurosurgeon"s lawsuit

Seattle Times attorney Jessica Goldman asked a federal judge to dismiss Dr. Johnny Delashaw's claims, saying he failed to specifically dispute the truth of the newspaper's reporting......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

Hearing underway that could reinstate ex-Swedish neurosurgeon Johnny Delashaw"s medical license

Swedish Neurosurgeon Dr. Johnny Delashaw's medical license was suspended last year after the Seattle Times published a story questioning the quality of care at the Seattle hospital where he worked. He has sued the newspaper for defamation and libel......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2018

Ex-Swedish surgeon files libel, defamation suit against Seattle Times

The former surgeon accused the Times of knowingly reporting false and defamatory information that led to the suspension of his medical license. The Times says it stands by the accuracy of the stories......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Starbucks CEO makes 1,049 times more than its median employee

The Seattle-based coffee maker employed more than 280,000 people in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 25th, 2019

Yangtze River Port and Logistics files defamation lawsuit

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 25th, 2019

Books News: Jay Asher, Author of ‘Thirteen Reasons Why,’ Files Defamation Lawsuit

After accusations of sexual harassment were made public, Mr. Asher’s book sales declined, and he was dropped by his literary agent. He is seeking a trial and damages......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 25th, 2019

How Birmingham"s big closure will affect the business world

Birmingham's business community is bracing for the disruptive closure of its downtown interstate bridges. From commuting times to real estate, here's a look at the potential impact and the strategy to prevent a year-long traffic apocalypse......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

P&G Challenges "Toxic Masculinity" in Gillette Ad

One of the manliest brands in men’s products has hit on an unusual strategy for divided times: questioning “toxic masculinity.”.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 15th, 2019

Expedia accused in lawsuit of inflating hotel taxes and fees

The lawsuit was filed in federal court in Seattle by Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro, a Seattle-based law firm that successfully sued Expedia in 2005 over hotel room tax bills......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2019

Judge Dismisses Part of Ashley Judd’s Lawsuit Against Harvey Weinstein

While a federal judge ruled that the actress’s claims of sexual harassment do not fall within the scope of a state statute, he allowed claims of defamation and unfair business practices to proceed......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 9th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: In defamation defense, Elon Musk claims his ‘pedo guy’ tweet wasn’t serious

Elon Musk sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit, with his lawyers arguing that no one could have taken seriously his claim that a British cave diver is a pedophile, especially because the statement was made in the “rough and tumble” forum of Twitter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2018

Elon Musk Seeks To Dismiss Defamation Lawsuit After Calling British Cave Diver ‘Pedo Guy’

"Over-the-top" insults weren't serious, Musk argues. Elon Musk is seeking to dismiss a defamation lawsuit brought against him by a British cave diver, who Musk called “pedo guy” and a “child rapist,” according to court.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 27th, 2018

Elon Musk looks to dismiss 'pedo guy' lawsuit, saying comments weren't serious and are protected by 1st Amendment

Elon Musk wants defamation lawsuit by Vernon Unsworth dismissed on grounds his statements cannot be read as asserting he knew diver was .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 27th, 2018

The Latest: Comcast says facts don"t support Minnesota suit

The Latest on Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson's lawsuit against Comcast (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Cable and internet provider Comcast is defending itself against a consumer fraud lawsuit filed by Minnesota's attorney general......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 21st, 2018

BuzzFeed Wins Defamation Lawsuit Filed by Executive Named in Trump Dossier

A federal judge ruled in favor of the news site, which took a risk in publishing the unverified document on alleged connections between the Trump campaign and Russia......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 19th, 2018

Facebook shares drop as data privacy fallout spreads

Facebook Inc shares sank on Wednesday as concerns about its ability to safeguard user data sparked a government lawsuit, criticism in the U.S. Congress and a New York Times report on how it had shared data with other companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018

Roger Stone Settles Defamation Lawsuit, Admits He Lied About Chinese Billionaire on Infowars

The longtime Trump advisor said he "failed to do proper research." Roger Stone, a l.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 18th, 2018

3 Times It"s Smart to Take Social Security Early

Patience is a virtue, but it's not always the wisest strategy for choosing when to apply for retirement benefits......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 15th, 2018

Stormy Daniels Must Pay Trump $300,000 in Legal Fees in Dismissed Defamation Suit

Her non-disclosure lawsuit remains active. A judge ordered adult-film actress Stephanie Clifford (a.k.a. Stormy Daniels) to pay nearly $300.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 11th, 2018

Seattle, suburbs would lose all water pressure within 24 hours of catastrophic earthquake, city study says - Seattle Times

Seattle TimesSeattle, suburbs would lose all water pressure within 24 hours of catastrophic earthquake, city study says.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 2nd, 2018