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Correction: Isohunt settlement

A typo in the subhead of this story inaccurately stated the amount of the settlement. The settlement was actually for $110 million.

Read the updated story here.

By Oct. 31, 2013

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Apple insists on anti-cloning provision in Samsung settlement

Apple disputes a Samsung assertion that any potential deal between the two smartphone rivals lacked such a provision.

By Jan. 20, 2014

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Buffalo Bills pay $3M settlement for sending fans too many texts

A fan signs up for a text service from the NFL's Bills. The agreement says he'll get no more than five texts a week. When the team sends 13 in two weeks, the fan sues -- and wins.

By Apr. 23, 2014

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Apple, Samsung fail to make nice in settlement talks over patent case

It looks like we may well have another California trial between the two mobile-gadget giants, as efforts to reach a deal fall flat.

By Feb. 22, 2014

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Bitcoin mining dispute ends with $1M settlement

After being accused of infecting computers with malware to mine Bitcoins, E-Sports Entertainment agrees to settle with US regulators.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Advocacy group files appeal against Facebook privacy settlement

Some parents of Facebook users are attacking a class action legal decision, arguing that minors should have explicit parental consent for their images being used in ads.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Isohunt to permanently shutter after settlement with MPAA

The immensely popular file-sharing service agrees to close the site amid allegations of copyright infringement, along with pay Hollywood movie studios $110 million in damages.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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Twitter triumphs in spam lawsuit settlement

In its fight to deter spammers, the social network gets tool provider TweetAdder to agree to a strict settlement regarding Twitter's terms of service.

By May. 28, 2013

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Correction: Twitter spam lawsuit settlement

A previous version of this story stated all versions could no longer be used with Twitter. Certain versions of TweetAdder can be used with Twitter.

By May. 29, 2013

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Facebook wins final approval for 'Sponsored Stories' settlement

The social network pays out $20 million and adds more user controls to settle a lawsuit over a feature that publicized users' "likes" on advertisements without permission or compensation.

By Aug. 26, 2013