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Amazon-owned PillPack settles DOJ insulin lawsuit for $6 million

PillPack, which Amazon bought in 2018, admitted to sending patients more insulin than Medicare and Medicaid rules allow. The company paid around $6...

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Google settles with engineers who said they were fired for trying to organize

Google has reached a settlement with six engineers who were allegedly either fired or disciplined for trying to organize workers at the company....

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Tumblr is settling with NYC’s human rights agency over alleged porn ban bias

Tumblr and parent company Automattic have settled with the NYC Commission on Human Rights over its 2018 adult content ban, agreeing to moderation...

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FCC settles with Verizon, AT&T, and others over failed 911 calls

Verizon, AT&T, CenturyLink (now Lumen Technologies), and Intrado have agreed to pay $6 million combined to settle the FCC’s investigation into...

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Roku settles YouTube dispute and locks down apps in ‘multi-year’ deal

Google and Roku reached an agreement to keep YouTube and YouTube TV for multiple years. The YouTube TV app was pulled from Roku earlier this year....

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Pinterest settles lawsuit that alleged racial and gender discrimination

The social network has promised to spend $50 million on improving diversity and equality, and let former employees talk about racial or gender...

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Amazon settles with the activists it fired

Amazon will have to pay two former employees for lost wages, after settling a case with them. The company was found to have fired them for their...

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TikTok settles lawsuit with actress over its original text-to-speech voice

Bev Standing and TikTok reached an agreement to settle a lawsuit over the app’s original text-to-speech voice, which Standing says was her own and...

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Roblox is negotiating with music publishers after settling a copyright lawsuit

‘Metaverse’ platform Roblox has settled a lawsuit with the NMPA and opened a period of negotiations with individual music companies after being...

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Google settles with worker allegedly fired for his workplace activism

Google settled with a Laurence Berland, a fired employee who the National Labor Relations Board claims was let go from the company for his workplace...

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Apple settles lawsuit against security startup Corellium

Apple has settled a lawsuit with security vendor Corellium, which Apple accused of violating the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) by selling...

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Juul settles with North Carolina in first teen vaping lawsuit

Juul has agreed to pay $40 million and change its marketing tactics in a settlement with North Carolina. The vape giant said it would pull back...

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Johnson & Johnson settles opioid case with New York for $230 million

Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson will pay $230 million to settle an opioid lawsuit with the state of New York, the state’s attorney...

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MoviePass settles with FTC over fraud and data security failures

The FTC charged the operators of the defunct MoviePass app for fraud and data security failures months after the company filed for bankruptcy. On...

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Tesla settles with ex-engineer accused of stealing Autopilot source code

Former Tesla engineer Cao Guangzhi settled with Tesla and admits to taking code, but not using it in his new job. XMotors confirmed to Reuters that...

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FTC settles with photo storage app that pivoted to facial recognition

The Federal Trade Commission has reached a settlement with photo storage app Ever that it says used customers’ photos to develop facial recognition...

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Pinterest settles gender discrimination lawsuit brought by former COO

Pinterest and former COO Françoise Brougher will jointly contribute $2.5 million to philanthropies supporting women in tech as part of the...

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Netflix settles Bandersnatch ‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ lawsuit

Netflix has settled a lawsuit with Choose Your Own Adventure book publisher Chooseco after the publisher claimed Netflix’s interactive special...

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Alphabet settles shareholder lawsuit over executive sexual misconduct

Google parent company Alphabet has settled a lawsuit with shareholders who objected to its handling of sexual misconduct among executives including...

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Tfue settles lawsuit against Faze Clan over ‘oppressive’ gaming contract

Turner "Tfue" Tenney’s lawsuit against Faze Clan has been settled, according to new court documents filed today. Both parties came to an...

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Los Angeles settles Weather Channel lawsuit, lets it keep selling location data to advertisers

Los Angeles has settled its lawsuit against the operator of The Weather Channel app, allowing the app to still sell location data. The city filed...

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Lyft settles with Justice Department over rider accessibility complaints

Lyft has reached a settlement agreement with the US Department of Justice over allegations that the ride-sharing platform discriminated against...

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Steven Seagal settles with SEC over 2018 cryptocurrency promotion

Actor Steven Seagal settled a case with the SEC over his promotion of Bitcoiin2Gen — that spelling is not a typo — on social media in 2018....

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Peloton settles lawsuits over songs being used in fitness videos without permission

Peloton and the National Music Publishers Association (NMPA) have settled a lawsuit over fitness videos that allegedly contained copyrighted songs...

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