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Comment You're kidding me right? (Score 1) 760 760

Sooooo, what if a chauffeur gets a speeding ticket driving around some rich dude/dudette? Who's income/net worth would you use? The owner of the vehicle or the driver? This law is so wrong in so many ways. Finland must be full if idiots...

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US jury orders smartphone maker Samsung to pay Apple $119.6 million
SAN JOSE, California (Reuters) - A U.S. jury on Friday ordered Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to pay $119.6 million to Apple Inc, a big loss for the iPhone maker in the latest round of their globe-spanning mobile patent litigation. During the month-long trial in a...
Federal jury says Samsung infringed two Apple patentsUSA TODAY
Mixed Verdict in Apple-Samsung Patent FightNew York Times
Jury finds Samsung infringed some Apple patents, must pay $120M in damagesPCWorld
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Comment Good news!!! (Score 0) 146 146

I have eight (8) fracked gas wells less than 300ft from my house. I get nose bleeds all the time. I’m going to sue the hell out of the bastards!!! (nevermind my nose bleeds are due to allergies did I say that outloud???)

I don’t know how many of y’all have been to Texas but the wind is blowing constantly. Any emissions from these wells are well down the highway seconds after being released. The thought that they will linger enough to cause these health issues is ridiculous. More likely they are being affected by the dust kicked up by all the water trucks that come in and out taking away the water overflow from these wells. Instead of sueing the well owners in a 2-mile radius they need to go after the well owners 20-miles upwind...

The award will not survive appeal.

Comment Re:Oracle burning bridges (Score 2) 163 163

Oracle should accept some losses and quietly make an amiable-as-possible exit. Why air dirty laundry about clients? Even if the State is partly to blame, being a loud asshole makes you less likely to get future gov't contracts.

You have no idea the level of arrogance that exists at Oracle...

You can't go home again, unless you set $HOME.