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Billionaire Allowed To Sue Google Over Autocomplete On His Name

AP | By KELVIN CHAN | Posted 10.06.2014 | Technology

HONG KONG (AP) — A court has ruled that a Hong Kong tycoon can sue Google over its autocomplete results suggesting he has links to organized crime. ...

Google: Email Users Have 'No Legitimate Expectation Of Privacy' When Emailing Someone On Gmail

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 08.14.2013 | Technology

(See correction below) Google doesn't believe that people can reasonably expect their emails to stay private when emailing a Gmail user, even if th...

Apple, Google Won't Face Lawsuit.. Yet

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology

* Judge signals could still certify case * Adobe, Intel, Intuit, Lucasfilm, Pixar also defendants By Jonathan Stempel ...

Is Google Hiding Pivotal Documents in Key Antitrust Investigation? That's Right, You're Not From Texas

Chris Castle | Posted 08.07.2012 | Media
Chris Castle

Since General Abbott's prescient antitrust investigation of Google appears to have preceded them, both European and U.S. antitrust investigators will probably be very interested in the success of Google's privilege argument in Texas for a simple reason.

Tech Masters: Google Versus the World

Greg Voakes | Posted 08.06.2012 | Technology
Greg Voakes

As Android products have seen an increasing rise in popularity, the open-sourced platform has also seen a sharp climb in the number of lawsuits from companies alleging that Android's developer, Google, has taken too many liberties with what software it considers to be "fair use."

WATCH: Can Google Autocomplete Hurt Your Job Search?

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 03.27.2012 | Technology

Google's unofficial motto is reportedly "Don't be evil," but a Japanese man believes otherwise and has convinced a judge to order the search engine to...

Google Pays Only $1 In Trespassing Suit

AP | JOE MANDAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

PITTSBURGH — Google Inc. has acknowledged that it trespassed when it took a photo of a Pittsburgh-area house for its Street View service, but wi...

Google Sues The U.S. Government

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

LOS ANGELES — Google is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior over a request for bids for a new e-mail and messaging solution it says favors...

Former Employee Accuses Google Of Age Bias, Says He Was Called 'Old Fuddy-Duddy'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court says a former Google Inc. manager can sue the search engine on claims he was fired because of his a...

Thomas Genshaft PC, Aspen Law Firm, Files Class-Action Suit Against Google

The Aspen TImes | Rick Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ASPEN -- An Aspen law firm has filed a class-action complaint on behalf of millions of Google e-mail users, alleging the Internet host violated their ...

Artists Sue Google Seeking Damages For Pictures, Art

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Groups representing photographers and artists on Wednesday accused Internet search leader Google of copyright infringement in a lawsu...

Canada Questions Google's Data Collection

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Canada has launched a probe into Google Inc as legal problems escalate surrounding the search engine's disclosure that it collected private data while...

Steinbeck And Guthrie Families Now Support Google Books

The New York Times | Motoko Rich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The families of the author John Steinbeck and the musician Woody Guthrie, which previously opposed the proposed Google Book settlement that would crea...

Google: Pacific WebWorks says Utah company behind online scam

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SALT LAKE CITY — Google Inc. says a Utah company is using its name to defraud consumers. The Internet leader filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday ag...

Why Google Bothered to Appeal a $761 Small Claims Case (and Won)

Aaron Greenspan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aaron Greenspan

There is no law explicitly stating so, but there was no need for Google to behave in as draconian a manner as it did throughout the entire process of investigating the circumstances surrounding my AdSense account termination.

Why I Sued Google (and Won) [Updated]

Aaron Greenspan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aaron Greenspan

With a single click, a faceless Google employee decided that my company's membership in the AdSense program "posed a significant risk to our AdWords advertisers," and the account was disabled with no warning.

Why Europeans Can't Have Gmail

ABC News | Michael S. Malone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

To paraphrase Carl von Clausewitz, economic war is also politics by other means -- especially in the European Union. As you may have read this week, ...

Microsoft, Google And Yahoo Pay $31.5M To Settle Ad Lawsuit

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The three largest Internet companies have agreed to pay a combined $31.5 million to settle federal civil allegations they took ads for illegal gamblin...

Chinese Firm Sues Google Over Name "Guge"

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A Chinese company has taken Google's China operations to court over what it says is an infringement of the Chinese translation of its name, "Guge," ac...