Beleaguered Uber Hit With Lawsuit For Obtaining Rape Victim’s Medical Records

A woman who was raped in India by her Uber driver in 2014 filed suit against the company Thursday, after news emerged last week that a top Uber executive who has since been fired, Eric Alexander, obtained her medical records after the crime, hoping to discredit her. The suit singles out Alexander along with Uber CEO […]

Ex-Soccer Officials Hit With $20 Million Lawsuit Over Massive Bribery Scheme

The organization that governs soccer in much of the Americas has slapped its former leaders with a $ 20 million lawsuit for fraud. The Confederation of North, Central American, and Caribbean Association Football, or CONCACAF — which sends teams from that region to compete in the World Cup — named its former general secretary, Chuck Blazer, and […]

Harry Shearer Files $125 Million Lawsuit Over ‘Spinal Tap’ Profits

”This Is Spinal Tap” star and co-creator Harry Shearer is singing “Gimme Some Money,” but it’s not part of a new reunion tour. He’s suing the company that owns the film’s rights for $ 125 million. Shearer, who plays bassist/zucchini aficionado Derek Smalls in the cult classic rock mockumentary, filed a lawsuit against Vivendi and its […]