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State Farm General Insurance Company seeks removal following claims of policy denial

Carrie Bradon Jan. 31, 2016, 9:59pm

SAN FRANCISCO— State Farm General Insurance Company is seeking removal of civil action from a case alleging policy denial.

Ross Dress for Less sues landlord over sign

Travis Zuellig Jan. 31, 2016, 9:56pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Two retail corporations are suing their landlord for alleged violation of trademark, violation of state unfair competition laws and breach of contract over “space for lease” sign on the outside of the store.

Sephora accuses law firm of breach of contract

Travis Zuellig Jan. 31, 2016, 8:11pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Sephora USA Inc. is suing the law firm that the company had an attorney/client service agreement with over an alleged breach of contract.

Aetna seeks to remove case to federal court

Carrie Bradon Jan. 31, 2016, 8:04pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Aetna Health and Life Insurance Co. is seeking a removal of a case alleging it denied payment of services.

Woman alleges she was filmed by hidden camera while staying at Airbnb residence

Carrie Bradon Jan. 31, 2016, 7:52pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A woman is seeking damages following an incident in which she claims she was filmed by a hidden camera in an Airbnb property.

Schnitzer Steel seeks to move case to federal court

Carrie Bradon Jan. 31, 2016, 7:41pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A steel company is seeking a removal to federal court following its alleged breach of contract and wrongful taking of funds.

St. Joseph Health accused of negligence after medical procedure

Carrie Bradon Jan. 31, 2016, 7:35pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A couple is seeking damages following an incident in which the husband allegedly suffered an infection and complications.

Photographer sues over copyright infringement claims

Travis Zuellig Jan. 28, 2016, 4:51pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Carlos photographer is suing several businesses over claims his photo was used without his permission.

Stockholder sues KaloBios over allegations of violating federal securities laws

Travis Zuellig Jan. 28, 2016, 4:40pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A stockholder is suing a biopharmaceutical company claiming he suffered significant losses after stock prices fell.

Vizio consumers sue over claims the company illegally collected information

The Northern California Record Jan. 28, 2016, 4:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Five consumers are suing one of the leading manufacturers, distributors, sellers and marketers of Internet-connectable televisions over allegations the company tracked their viewing habits without their permission.

Eureka resident sues Volkswagen over allegedly deceiving vehicle emissions

Travis Zuellig Jan. 28, 2016, 4:09pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A fire captain of the city of Eureka is suing Volkswagen for breach of warranty and violation of California codes.

Texas photographer alleges Ecoworld Termite used copyrighted image without permission

Robbie Hargett Jan. 28, 2016, 3:53pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A Texas photographer is suing a California termite services company over claims it unlawfully used a copyrighted image.

Bank of America sued over alleged unpaid overtime

Robbie Hargett Jan. 28, 2016, 3:47pm

SAN FRANCISCO – An Alameda County man is suing a national bank over claims of unpaid overtime wages.

24 Hour Fitness sued over alleged unlawful telemarketing

Robbie Hargett Jan. 28, 2016, 3:29pm

SAN JOSE – Two men are suing a fitness chain over an alleged telemarketing campaign.

Vizio sued for allegedly violating Video Privacy Protection Act

Travis Zuellig Jan. 27, 2016, 1:42pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A consumer, and on behalf of others in a similar situation, is suing one of the largest sellers of Smart TVs and an advertising company over claims they violated her privacy.

Yahoo seeks non-infringement declaration

Travis Zuellig Jan. 27, 2016, 1:04pm

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Yahoo is suing a Swiss company and a subsidiary in a complaint and is seeking declaration of non-infringement for seven patents.

Nest Labs sued over alleged patent infringement

Travis Zuellig Jan. 27, 2016, 12:41pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A corporation based in San Diego is suing Nest Labs Inc. over allegations of patent infringement.

Photographer sues eBay over claims it is selling his work without permission

Travis Zuellig Jan. 27, 2016, 12:28pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A professional photographer is suing an online store that sells sports memorabilia on eBay over copyright infringement allegations.

Outdoor Pro Shop sues Texas company over unfair competition claims

Travis Zuellig Jan. 27, 2016, 11:44am

SAN FRANCISCO – Outdoor Pro Shop Inc. is suing a Texas company with a similar name over allegations of unfair competition.

Gay man alleges he was denied spousal benefits

Travis Zuellig Jan. 27, 2016, 11:06am

SAN FRANCISCO – The spouse of a telecommunications engineer is suing the IUOE Stationary Engineers Local 39 Pension Plan and its board of trustees because of their alleged refusal to pay for a mandatory spousal pension benefit solely because he was married to a man.