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Judge denies summary judgment in discrimination suit against San Jose bakery

Taryn Phaneuf May 26, 2016, 8:13pm

SAN JOSE – In a suit alleging that an employer retaliated against an employee by suing her for defamation, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California determined the claim should go to trial.

California Court of Appeal rules class action against DirecTV can proceed

Carrie Salls May 26, 2016, 8:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO – The California Court of Appeal issued a decision on May 9 remanding a class-action lawsuit filed against DirecTV to trial court for a ruling on whether the company waived its right to enforce an arbitration agreement that the U.S. Supreme Court recently upheld as enforceable in DirecTV Inc. v. Imburgia.

Fryer Roofing Co. Inc., Rosie The Roofer alleged to owe money to pension plan

Wadi Reformado May 26, 2016, 1:59pm

SAN FRANCISCO – The board of trustees of a pension plan allege that two businesses have violated a bargaining agreement.

Santa Cruz Biotechnology accused of infringing Red Cell, Sand Clear trademarks

Wadi Reformado May 26, 2016, 1:48pm

SAN FRANCISCO – An Arizona corporation alleges a Santa Cruz company allegedly used its trademarked names on products for animals.

Woman accuses Unum Life Insurance Co. of wrongfully denying benefits

Wadi Reformado May 26, 2016, 1:41pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Marin County woman alleges she is disabled and was wrongfully denied long-term disability benefits.

Adobe alleges man sold counterfeit copies of its software

Wadi Reformado May 26, 2016, 1:31pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Jose software company is suing a North Carolina individual alleging he engaged in the distribution of pirated copies of its software.

Man files suit against Elk Grove Ford after vehicle purchase

Wadi Reformado May 26, 2016, 1:21pm

SACRAMENTO – A Sacramento individual alleges a car dealership give him a false credit approval when purchasing a vehicle.

Samsung Electronics Co. allegedly to have infringed patents

Wadi Reformado May 26, 2016, 1:07pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A consumer products manufacturer has accused another of patent infringement in the use of its mobile devices.

Man alleges coaching sessions weren't delivered as promised

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 12:18pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Santa Clara County man claims he spent thousands of dollars on coaching sessions that were not what was promised.

Kino Aggregates allegedly owes unpaid contributions to employee plan

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 12:04pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Nevada corporation is facing allegations from labor unions that it owes unpaid contributions.

Belstone Capital LLC claims it did not infringe trademarks

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 11:33am

SACRAMENTO – A New York company seeks the court's declaration to settle trademark infringement allegations by California businesses.

Executrix files suit over Sacramento home's sale

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 11:20am

SACRAMENTO – An executor of the estate of a late Sacramento woman alleges that the decedent's home was put up for sale despite the terms of a reverse mortgage stating the estate could redeem the loan.

Suit filed against Prudential claiming wrongful termination of benefits

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 11:08am

SAN FRANCISCO – A woman alleges that her insurance company wrongfully terminated her benefits despite the fact she is still disabled.

Illumina Inc., Illumina Cambridge files suit alleging patent infringement

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 9:16am

SAN FRANCISCO – A manufacturer of DNA sequencing instruments claims a competing device on the market uses its patented design.

Coastal Green Vegetables alleges it is owed for produce

Wadi Reformado May 25, 2016, 9:08am

FRESNO – A wholesale produce company alleges it wasn't paid for a delivery.

Association asks Feinstein to support ADA compliance bill for small businesses

Carrie Salls May 24, 2016, 7:15pm

WASHINGTON – Darren McKinney of the American Tort Reform Association last week called on U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) to support the ACCESS (ADA Compliance for Customer Entry to Stores and Services) Act, also known as House Resolution 241, which is designed to help small businesses comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

1010! game makers file suit alleging Qubed is a copycat

Wadi Reformado May 24, 2016, 3:46pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Turkish game developer is suing a New York corporation over allegations it copied the plaintiff's game.

Consumer alleges doughnuts do not contain maple as advertised

Wadi Reformado May 24, 2016, 3:38pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Shasta Lake consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit a food manufacturer alleging its maple-glazed mini doughnuts are falsely advertised.

Mother files suit for coverage of hospitalization for herself, son

Wadi Reformado May 24, 2016, 3:29pm

SACRAMENTO – A Manteca mother has filed suit against her insurance company alleging it only paid a portion of the costs for her son's delivery and hospitalization for both herself and her infant.

Morgan-Todt Inc. alleged to have damaged $1.7 million worth of cheese

Wadi Reformado May 24, 2016, 3:17pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A New York company alleges that a San Francisco business did not properly store cheese, costing it damages.