EU court to rule on legality of Belgian tax break, may affect Apple

Europe's second-highest court will rule on Thursday whether a Belgian tax break which benefited some 35 large companies is illegal state aid, a judgment which could provide clues to other tax cases involving Apple, Starbucks and Fiat Chrysler......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

Enbridge seeks court ruling on Great Lakes oil pipeline deal

Enbridge Inc. is asking a Michigan court to rule on the legality of an agreement it reached with former Gov. Rick Snyder to build an oil pipeline beneath the channel linking lakes Huron and Michigan......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 6th, 2019

Supreme Court"s Apple App Store decision could affect Amazon and Google

The dispute concerned whether iPhone users are entitled to bring a suit challenging Apple's alleged monopolistic behavior with its App Store, or if only app makers could do so......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 13th, 2019

EU court throws out EU ruling against Belgian tax break for large firms

EU judges dealt a possible blow to an EU crackdown against tax avoidance by global multinationals on Thursday by annulling an order by the EU executive against a Belgian tax-break scheme for about 35 large companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

VirnetX says appeals court vacates prior decisions in patent case against Apple

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 8th, 2019

VirnetX jumps 6% after appeals court revives two patent claims against Apple

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 8th, 2019

Facebook, privacy activist Schrems face off in July 9 court hearing

Facebook will face Austrian privacy activist Max Schrems next week at Europe's top court in a landmark case that could affect how hundreds of thousands of companies transfer personal data worldwide as well as Europeans' privacy rights......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 3rd, 2019

Amazon, Apple, Google and other corporate giants back LGBTQ worker protections in upcoming Supreme Court battle

The companies urged SCOTUS to recognize that federal civil rights law protects LGBTQ people from workplace discrimination......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2019

Major companies call on U.S. Supreme Court to rule in favor of LGBT workers

More than 200 U.S. companies, including Amazon , Alphabet Inc's Google , and Bank of America , on Tuesday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law prohibits discrimination against gay and transgender workers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 2nd, 2019

VirnetX higher after appeals court partly revives patent claim against Apple

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 28th, 2019

macOS Catalina review: It"s all about the apps

Three weeks ago, Apple was holding court at the.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 24th, 2019

Adidas says ruling only affects certain uses of 3-stripe trademark

Adidas said on Wednesday it was disappointed with a European Union court ruling declaring its three-stripe trademark invalid but the German sporting goods firm said the decision would only affect a particular use of the famous symbol......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Top Amazon Lawyer: ‘Justice for All’ Requires More Funding and Innovation

In three out of four state civil court cases today, one or both parties are without legal representation. The rule of law paves the way for prosperity, and American corporations have a major stake in keeping the country's promise of equal jus.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 18th, 2019

Local labor laws apply to Ryanair employees: Belgian court

Belgium's labor laws can apply to Ryanair employees based in the country, a local court ruled on Friday, in a case that could set a precedent elsewhere in Europe and upholds a 2018 agreement reached between the airline and Belgian unions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 14th, 2019

Should Alexa Provide Evidence in Court? German Security Chiefs Say Yes

But the Justice Department says it would be unconstitutional. Smart home devices such as Amazon’s Echo and virtual assistants such as Alexa or Apple’s Siri can provide a lot of information about a person--when they’re .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 6th, 2019

The strangest court battles that cost millions

From Apple's face recognition technology leading to wrongful arrest to the Happy Birthday song, some strange things have made it to the courtroom. These are some of the weirdest – and most expensive – court cases from recent history........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 4th, 2019

Developers sue Apple over App Store practices

Two app developers on Tuesday sued Apple Inc over its App Store practices, making claims similar to those in a lawsuit brought by consumers that the U.S. Supreme Court recently allowed to proceed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 4th, 2019

Court of Special Appeals rules in favor of city"s "300-foot rule" for food trucks

Baltimore City has won the latest round in a lawsuit challenging the so-called "300-foot rule" for food trucks. The Court of Special Appeals ruled Thursday that a city law barring mobile vendors from operating within 300 feet of a brick-and-mortar .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

Exclusive: Arbitration court rejects India"s plea in case against Nissan - sources, document

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in Singapore has rejected India's argument that the court does not have the jurisdiction to rule on a case brought against India by Japan's Nissan Motor, according to two people and documents reviewed by Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2019

MarketWatch First Take: Qualcomm is tossed back into the uncertainty that the Apple settlement seemed to cure

Earlier this month, Qualcomm investors thought some of the chip maker’s legal issues were abating after the company’s big agreement with Apple, but on Wednesday, the company was seen as having more uncertainty after a federal court ruling......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2019

Holy resurrection: Monks revive ancient beer-craft

Belgian monks at Grimbergen Abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 years. Francesca Lynagh reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2019