Lawsuit Over Use of Barefoot Marathoner's Name is DismissedAbebe Bikila's, the legendary Ethiopian runner who won the 1960 Olympics marathon barefoot, family sued Vibram, which makes foot-glove-style shoes, seeking $15 million in damages. The family said the company didn't have permission to trademark or use the Bikila name
$60M Total Reached in Settlements For Oso Landslide SurvivorsThe survivors and families reached settlements totaling $60 million with the state and the timber company.
New Child Sex Abuse Lawsuits Filed Against Seattle ArchdioceseThe abuse victims allege they were abused at various parishes and schools across the Seattle Archdiocese from the late 1950s to the late 1980s. In each lawsuit, they claim the Archdiocese knew or should have known that the abuse posed a danger to children, but did not protect them.
Parents Sue Redmond Shopping Center Over Daughter's DeathSusie Dreher was hit just feet from the playground on July 1st
Washington Sues Feds Over Safety Nuclear Waste Tanks"Enough is enough. The health risks are real"
Lawsuit Over Lease For Shell Arctic Drilling Fleet RejectedA Washington state judge has rejected a lawsuit challenging the Port of Seattle's decision
$4M Lawsuit Filed In Death Of Worker Who Used Bucket As ToiletRelatives of an Oregon worker who died from carbon monoxide poisoning while defecating in the back of a company truck seek $4 million in a lawsuit filed against the man's former employer and four other companies.
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Video-Leak Lawsuit Can ProceedKim Kardashian and Kanye West's lawsuit against the co-founder of YouTube over leaked footage of their marriage proposal should move forward, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday.
2 Seattle Elephants On 2,000-Mile Trip To Oklahoma City ZooLoaded in climate-controlled crates aboard a flatbed truck and accompanied by an entourage and special snacks, two aging female elephants have left a Seattle zoo on a 2,000-mile trip to their new home in Oklahoma City.
Judge Won't Block Elephants' Move From One Zoo To AnotherActivists' lawyer Alyne Fortgang says another lawsuit is pending in federal court.
'Blurred Lines' Verdict Likely To Alter Music BusinessA jury's verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye's music to create their hit song "Blurred Lines" won't just be felt by the singer's pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.
Workers Sue Daimler Trucks Over Racial Slurs, ThreatsDaimler Trucks North America did not immediately respond to a message seeking comment on the lawsuit