Politicians threatening to sue each other is not unusual in Canada, but the lawsuits seldom make it to court.
The $270 million settlement may not mean a whole lot if Purdue files for bankruptcy as it's reportedly considering.
OxyContin maker Purdue has reportedly been mulling a bankruptcy filling, just as the first of around 2,000 lawsuits against it prepares to go to trial.
The hotel company filed an unprecedented lawsuit against the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas last October, arguing it has immune from liability under federal law.
For-profit fundraisers often keep more of the money they collect on behalf of nonprofits than they should but Ohio's attorney general is accusing a charity of serving as an accomplice to a crime.
Secret payments in exchange for silence regarding work-related sexual abuse are usually tax-deductible. How about changing that?
In 2000, Berry's longtime piano player sued him, claiming he never got any credit for songs he had co-written. Even though the case was dismissed, a St. Louis lawyer decided to investigate further.
Algorithms can have enormous consequences on people's lives, yet a federal law prevents us from studying whether they may be biased, unfair or discriminatory.
After witnessing a streamed suicide, users could sue for emotional harm. But it's tricky to prove – and even trickier to hold Facebook accountable.
Sia is being sued for what her fans felt was a lacklustre show. But pop history is littered with live disasters.
The nuclear operator was nowhere near adequately covered for the disaster. And it's not just a Japanese problem.