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Netatmo allegedly infringed upon e.Digital Corp.'s patent

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:33pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A security system developer has filed suit against a competitor for alleged patent infringement.

Caterpillar allegedly shared patented technology with a company's competitior

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:28pm

SAN FRANCISCO — A company has filed suit against a competitor and an international equipment manufacturer for fraud and breach of contract after a partnership between the company and the equipment manufacturer resulted in the alleged inappropriate sharing of private information and patented items with the competitor.

FEMA allegedly refused to provide documents to the Ecological Rights Foundation

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:19pm

SAN FRANCISCO — An advocacy group has filed suit against a government agency for allegedly withholding requested documents under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).

Elle magazine publisher alleges Early Warning Services infringed upon its trademark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 2:06pm

SAN FRANCISO — A financial company has filed suit against an overseas publisher that produces Elle magazine seeking declaratory relief for alleged threats made pertaining to a trademark.

Copello Electric Co. allegedly failed to contribute to employee trust funds

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 1:59pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Employees and boards of trustees have filed suit against an electrical contractor for allegedly failing to make contributions to trust funds.

Imperial Shotcrete allegedly failed to contribute to employees' trust funds

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 1:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Several groups of trustees have filed suit against a business for allegedly failing to make its employees' fringe benefits contributions.

Former employee alleges DirecTV owes unpaid overtime wages

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 12:15pm

LOS ANGELES – A former employee has filed a class-action suit against a television service provider over allegations of labor law violations.

El Dorado Resorts Corp. accused of harassment over collection calls

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 11:36am

LOS ANGELES – A San Francisco woman alleges a debt collector harassed her with phone calls.

Photographer accuses eBay sellers of copyright infringement

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 11:30am

LOS ANGELES – A photographer alleges unauthorized copies of his works were sold on eBay.

Fantasy Jewels alleged to have sold counterfeit Cartier jewelry

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 11:14am

SAN FRANCISCO – A jewelry store in San Rafael's Northgate Mall is accused of selling counterfeit Cartier products.

Man alleges he is entitled to disability benefits from Liberty Mutual

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 11:03am

SAN FRANCISCO – A Wal-Mart employee alleges he was wrongfully denied disability benefits.

Bosco's Bones & Brew accused copyright infringement over song performances

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 10:53am

SAN FRANCISCO – The owners of copyrighted music allege a Sunol business has been performing its compositions without a license.

LBC Irwindale alleged to owe for leasing equipment

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 10:44am

LOS ANGELES – A Connecticut business alleges an Ontario company has defaulted on a lease agreement.

Getvisibleweb.com accused of making unsolicited calls to advertise services

Wadi Reformado Sep. 22, 2016, 3:34pm

LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles man has filed a class-action suit against a website and its owners over their alleged telemarketing calls.

San Diego County residents accuse Ford of manufacturing defective Focus

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 22, 2016, 3:27pm

SAN DIEGO – Two San Diego County residents allege their 2014 Ford Focus contains defects.

Liquid Image accused of not refunding camera purchase

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 22, 2016, 3:12pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A corporation in Turkey alleges it paid a Santa Rosa company for cameras that were never delivered.