NYC Regulators Sue Airbnb Software Partner Guesty, Accusing It of Illegal Business Model

NYC Regulators Sue Airbnb Software Partner Guesty, Accusing It of Illegal Business Model 1

Midtown Manhattan.Photo: Johannes Eisele/AFP (Getty Images) The New York City authorities has been battling short-term rental service Airbnb, which has been blamed for an explosion in unlawful motels which have helped drive housing shortage and rising hire within the metropolis, for years. Now it’s suing Guesty, a concierge service and Airbnb most popular software program […]

Lolita Actress Sue Lyon Passes Away At 73

Lolita Actress Sue Lyon Passes Away At 73 4

News oi-PTI By Pti | Published: Monday, December 30, 2019, 16:50 [IST] Sue Lyon, who performed the titular character in Stanley Kubrick’s Lolita, has died. She was 73. The actor, who was forged within the iconic film on the age of 14, died right here on Thursday. Her good friend Phil Syracopoulos informed The New […]

Sue Lyon, Star of Stanley Kubrick's Lolita, Dies at 73

Sue Lyon, Star of Stanley Kubrick's Lolita, Dies at 73 6

Actress Sue Lyon, greatest recognized for her position in Stanley Kubrick‘s adaptation of Lolita, has died, The New York Times reported. She was 73. Lyon died on Thursday in Los Angeles, in response to the newspaper. A longtime pal of the actress advised the Times that she had been experiencing declining well being for some time. Lyon’s movie and […]

McDonald’s workers sue chain for failure to protect them from violent customers

McDonald's workers sue chain for failure to protect them from violent customers 9

Photo: AlexLinch (iStock) There are loads of office hazards while you’re behind the counter of a quick meals joint: dangerously sizzling tools, moist flooring, splattering grease. But there are additionally hazards that come from the opposite facet of counter within the type of violent and threatening customers. Now 17 workers from 13 Chicago McDonald’s eating […]

Critics Rip Devin Nunes For Threatening To Sue Over Reports He Sought Biden Dirt From Ukraine

Critics Rip Devin Nunes For Threatening To Sue Over Reports He Sought Biden Dirt From Ukraine 11

Prickly Donald Trump supporter Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) was skewered on Twitter Sunday for threatening to sue over media stories that he met with a Ukrainian prosecutor over corruption issues to get dust on Joe Biden. The ensuing uproar despatched the hashtag “Nunes Resign” trending on Twitter. CNN reported Saturday that Rudy Giuliani’s indicted crony Lev […]

McDonald’s workers sue chain for failure to protect them from violence

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Seventeen staff working at 13 Chicago-area McDonald’s eating places are plaintiffs in a lawsuit alleging the fast-food large — and a dozen franchisees — did little to protect them from “physical and psychological harm from the violence they experienced while working at McDonald’s restaurants.” The swimsuit, filed in state court docket in Cook County, claims […]

Aaron Carter Says He’s Going To Sue PETA For Accusing His Mother Of Animal Abuse

Aaron Carter Says He’s Going To Sue PETA For Accusing His Mother Of Animal Abuse 14

According to a report from E! Online.com, Aaron Carter lately got here out to threaten a lawsuit in opposition to the animal rights activist group, PETA, after they criticized Jane Carter, the singer’s mom, for supposedly hitting certainly one of their pets. This previous Wednesday evening, earlier than Mr. Carter was despatched to the hospital […]

Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting Survivors Sue Event Organizers, Security

Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting Survivors Sue Event Organizers, Security 16

Survivors of the mass taking pictures on the Gilroy Garlic Festival over the summer season are suing the occasion’s organizers and the safety firm employed to work the occasion. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of 5 survivors, claims organizers and safety workers did not “adhere to the most basic security requirements” and didn’t adequately safe […]

Workers sue McDonald’s over sexual harassment and ‘toxic’ work culture

Workers sue McDonald's over sexual harassment and 'toxic' work culture 17

McDonald’s Corp was sued on Tuesday by employees in Michigan who accused the fast-food chain of permitting pervasive sexual harassment to flourish at its eating places nationwide. The proposed class motion lawsuit filed in a Michigan state court docket accused McDonald’s of missing insurance policies to deal with sexual harassment, […]

French director may sue over new rape claim

French director may sue over new rape claim 18

The director has come below renewed fireplace over the newest claim of sexual assault to emerge towards the Oscar-winning director lately. France’s creator and director guild might meet quickly on whether or not to exclude the French-Polish star, its vice-president informed Le Parisien newspaper, which revealed the allegations Friday.     Valentine […]

Sandra Bullock, Ellen DeGeneres Sue Over False Celeb Endorsements – Internet

Sandra Bullock, Ellen DeGeneres Sue Over False Celeb Endorsements – Internet 19

Sandra Bullock and Ellen DeGeneres are teaming to take down false celeb endorsements. The Oscar-winning actress and TV character filed a lawsuit in opposition to 100 people concerned within the “celebrity endorsement theft industry,” which has used their names, photos and likeness to advertise merchandise within the magnificence trade with out their consent, in accordance […]

Gina Rodriguez’s Bobbie Sue Will Premiere Exclusively on HBO Max

Gina Rodriguez's Bobbie Sue Will Premiere Exclusively on HBO Max 22

HBO Max is popping out of the gate swinging. Not solely have they got a again catalogue of Warner Bros. classics and HBO originals, they’re additionally releasing quite a few unique function movies that can debut completely on the streamer. Today, we have now phrase that the Gina Rodriguez comedy Bobbie Sue will likely be […]

Health and environmental groups sue FDA again to ban perchlorate

Health and environmental groups sue FDA again to ban perchlorate 24

Dive Brief: A lawsuit filed in a federal court docket in New York requested to overturn the FDA’s 2017 denial of a petition to ban the usage of perchlorate in meals packaging. The Center for Environmental Health, Natural Resources Defense Council, the Center for Food Safety, Breast Cancer Prevention Partners, Environmental Defense Fund and the Environmental […]

Youth to sue Canadian government for climate change harms, discrimination

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VANCOUVER — A lawsuit that is anticipated to be filed Friday claiming younger folks disproportionately undergo the results of climate change is doubtlessly precedent setting but in addition a tricky case to argue, authorized consultants say. The David Suzuki Foundation, which is performing as a accomplice within the case, outlined in a information launch the […]

Mike Shouhed accuses Reza Farahan of threatening to sue over clothing line

Mike Shouhed accuses Reza Farahan of threatening to sue over clothing line 26

“Shahs of Sunset” star Reza Farahan has allegedly threatened authorized motion towards co-star and longtime buddy Mike Shouhed. On Thursday, Shouhed, 41, posted a screenshot of what he says is a stop and desist letter despatched on behalf of Farahan and his authorized group. The letter calls for Shouhed cease making T-shirts for his True […]