Microsoft discriminated against women in pay, promotions: US lawsuit
Microsoft discriminated against women in pay, promotions: US lawsuit

Microsoft Corp on Wednesday was hit with a proposed class action lawsuit in U.S. court claiming its policy of ranking employees to determine pay and promotions led to discrimination against women.

South Korea 'comfort women' seek USD 20 mln lawsuit in US

South Korea's ageing victims of Japan's wartime sex slavery said today they would file a USD 20 million lawsuit next month at a US court to seek financial compensation from Tokyo.

US fund seeks court action to stop Samsung stock sale

US hedge fund Elliott said Thursday it would file a lawsuit against a proposed stock sale aimed to facilitate the merger of two Samsung Group affiliates.

BlackBerry wins dismissal of US lawsuit over BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry Ltd on Friday won the dismissal of a U.S. lawsuit accusing it of fraudulently inflating its stock price by painting a misleadingly upbeat picture of the prospects for its BlackBerry 10 smartphone line.

US welcomes dismissal of lawsuit against Modi

Welcoming the dismissal of a lawsuit against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 Gujarat riots case, the Obama administration has said it is pleased with the court's ruling based on its determination.

Brazil president named in lawsuit in US

 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and outgoing Finance Minister Guido Mantega were among the 14 names cited in a lawsuit in a US court against Brazil`s state-run oil company Petrobras.

Google must face US privacy lawsuit over commingled user data

Google is based in Mountain View, California, and operates its namesake Internet search engine.

Barclays shares slide as bank faces US lawsuit

Barclays is also facing investigations along with other major lenders over possible manipulation of foreign exchange trades.

RBS agrees to $275 million mortgage-debt settlement

Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc has agreed to pay $275 million to resolve a U.S. lawsuit accusing it of misleading investors in mortgage-backed securities, lawyers for the plaintiffs said on Wednesday.

Lawsuit filed in US against Punjab CM

On a visit to commiserate with the Sikhs after the Gurdwara shooting, Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal has been hit with a federal lawsuit.

Pak refuses to defend Saeed in 26/11 US lawsuit

Pak govt will not defend JuD chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed before a US court in connection with the 2008 Mumbai attacks.

US lawsuit alleges Blackwater failed to pay benefits

Four former employees of Blackwater have filed a USD 60 million class action lawsuit.