Archive for category: law

Nvidia Wins First Round in Move to Block Samsung Mobile Devices from Entering U.S.
/ October 7, 2014 1:13 pm
Nvidia Wins First Round in Move to Block Samsung Mobile Devices from Entering U.S.

VentureBeat reports “The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) voted today to investigate whether certain Samsung mobile devices should be blocked from entering the U.S. because they may violate Nvidia’s graphics processing unit (GPU) patents.” . Read More

CNN Hit with $5 Million Bias and Wrongful Termination Suit
/ October 7, 2014 1:13 pm
CNN Hit with $5 Million Bias and Wrongful Termination Suit

Deadline.com reports “CNN has had better Mondays. The same day parent Turner Broadcasting said the cable news net will lose nearly 10% of its workforce, CNN has been named in a $5 million wrongful-termination and discrimination lawsuit by a longtime employee who was let go in January.”. Read More

TinyCo Penalized $300,000 over Children’s Privacy
/ September 18, 2014 11:35 am
TinyCo Penalized $300,000 over Children’s Privacy

GamesIndustryBiz reports “The Federal Trade Commission has handed out a heavy fine to mobile developer TinyCo after it deemed the company to have broken laws regarding child privacy in its games.” . Read More

Nvidia files Copyright Suit against Samsung, Qualcomm
/ September 5, 2014 3:43 pm
Nvidia files Copyright Suit against Samsung, Qualcomm

GamesIndustryBiz reports “Nvidia has filed a patent suit against Samsung and Qualcomm, the first time the company has started legal proceedings of this kind.” . Read More

AccuRadio Raises $2.5 million in “Series A” Funding
/ September 5, 2014 1:30 pm
AccuRadio Raises $2.5 million in “Series A” Funding

Pioneering online radio property AccuRadio — led by CEO Kurt Hanson, COO John Gehron and EVP/Programming Paul Maloney — has raised a “Series A” round of $2.5 million from L.A.-based NantWorks LLC, headed by successful entrepreneur Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong. . Read More

Statement from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia on United States Supreme Court Decision
/ June 26, 2014 5:15 am
Statement from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia on United States Supreme Court Decision

Here is the statement in its entirety from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia on yesterday's United States Supreme Court decision: “Today’s decision by the United States Supreme Court is a massive setback for the American consumer...". Read More

NY Times: Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo in Broadcasters’ Challenge
/ June 25, 2014 10:23 am
NY Times: Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo in Broadcasters’ Challenge

The NY Times reports that the U.S. Supreme Court today ruled that Aereo, a streaming video service, violated copyright laws by "capturing broadcast signals on miniature antennas and delivering them to subscribers for a fee." . Read More

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