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Google Responds to Oracle Suit

Google has responded to the Oracle lawsuit over the use of Java in the Android operating system, stating “We are disappointed Oracle has chosen to attack both Google and the open-source Java community with this baseless lawsuit…We will strongly defend open-source standards and will continue to work with the industry to develop the Android platform.”  Oracle has no comment about this suit, however it is being speculated that they are attempting to land a “sizable” licensing fee.   (via USAToday)

Aug 18th, 2010Comments Off on Google Responds to Oracle Suit

Oracle Files Suit Against Google

It is being reported across the Web that Oracle has filed a lawsuit against Google for the use of Java in the Android mobile operating system. Google “knowingly, directly and repeatedly infringed Oracle’s Java-related intellectual property…Google has been aware of Sun’s patent portfolio, including the patents at issue, since the middle of this decade” the suit states.  Keep posted as Google is most likely not going to back down from this and will likely drag this out for quite some […]

Aug 17th, 2010Comments Off on Oracle Files Suit Against Google

Lindsay Lohan Files Suit Against E-Trade

Actress Lindsay Lohan has filed a huge lawsuit ($100 million) against E-Trade for a commercial aired by the company, calling it defamatory.  The advertisement shows a baby named Lindsay, who is described as a “milkaholic”, which, according to Lohan, is a reference to her hard-partying ways, People magazine reported.

E-Trade has fired back against the lawsuit, denying that Lohan is the target of a parody. They say the spot was meant to be […]

Mar 9th, 2010Comments Off on Lindsay Lohan Files Suit Against E-Trade