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Lyft pays $12M to settle class action suit with California drivers

The ride-hailing company won't be on the hook to provide drivers with benefits like unemployment and health insurance.

By January 27, 2016

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Uber drivers' class-action lawsuit allowed to expand

A judge finds Uber's arbitration clause unenforceable, meaning many more drivers could join the lawsuit over how the ride-hailing service classifies its drivers.

By December 9, 2015

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Ericsson sues Apple over phone patents in Europe

The Swedish telecoms equipment maker says that it tried to come to terms with Apple through arbitration. That effort has expired though, prompting the lawsuit over global licensing of intellectual property for mobile technologies.

By May 8, 2015

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Judge dashes Samsung's hope to freeze Microsoft lawsuit

Samsung had wanted to put a lawsuit on smartphone patent royalties on hold until an arbitration proceeding could be held in Hong Kong.

By November 19, 2014

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Chinese arbitrators rule against brain-damaged Foxconn worker

The father of the injured worker challenged the company's earlier demand that his son be moved or face loss of support for medical costs.

By December 13, 2012

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Morgan Stanley tries to stop Facebook investor arbitration

A Facebook investor is seeking arbitration for $1.9 million in damages from the botched IPO, but Morgan Stanley argues it shouldn't proceed because the investor isn't Morgan Stanley's customer, according to a report.

By November 6, 2012

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Judge denies Kleiner bid to arbitrate sex discrimination case

Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers loses an effort to arbitrate a case brought by junior partner Ellen Pao.

By July 20, 2012

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Judge tentatively nixes arbitration in Kleiner Perkins sexism lawsuit

In a preliminary ruling, a California judge rejects the venture capitalist firm's bid to move the gender discrimination lawsuit brought by a junior partner into third-party arbitration.

By July 9, 2012

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Nokia, Samsung agree to extend patent licensing deal

Samsung will license Nokia patents for another five years, but the price on that intellectual property will be determined in arbitration.

By November 4, 2013

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Seagate wins $525M in arbitration spat with Western Digital

Seagate alleges that Western Digital illegally obtained its trade secrets from a former employee.

By November 21, 2011