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16 12, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Song Lyric Confession leads to Murder Conviction

By |2016-01-05T23:12:27+00:00December 16th, 2015|Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Song Lyric Confession leads to Murder Conviction

When Rap Lyrics Convict The Singer... Murder Conviction Thanks to Rap Lyrics One of the reasons that so many people like rap music is that it offers little slices of life, real things that have happened to the rappers. Sometimes it shows off parts of their childhood, the things they love and fear, [...]

11 11, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Facebook Fraud 101

By |2016-01-05T23:12:28+00:00November 11th, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Facebook Fraud 101

Facebook Scammer Escapes When On Bail The Case of the Faux Facebook Owner Do you have a Facebook account? Probably, and if you don't then you definitely know people that do. It's one of the most popular social networks in Canada, and in fact, in the rest of the world. Chances are also [...]

4 11, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Pimp Sues Nike Shoes

By |2016-01-05T23:12:28+00:00November 4th, 2015|Litigation, Uncategorized, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Pimp Sues Nike Shoes

Shoe Causes 100 Year Sentence For Beating? So Claims Pimp. More Warning Labels Needed For Shoes You read that title correctly, strange as it might sound. Here's a very interesting case out of Portland, OR in the United States. Now, everyone knows Nike as being one of the most popular brands in the [...]

28 10, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Real Estate Lawsuit – Disclose Haunted Houses

By |2018-10-14T17:37:54+00:00October 28th, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Real Estate Lawsuit – Disclose Haunted Houses

A Haunted House As A Latent Defect? They Sued & Won! Real Estate Law: Disclose Latent Defects: Like a Haunting How would you feel about living in a haunted house? Whether you believe in ghosts or not, there is something very unsettling about moving into a home that others claim has ghostly [...]

21 10, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Ugly Baby On Trial?

By |2019-10-26T14:49:07+00:00October 21st, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Ugly Baby On Trial?

Lawsuit Stemming From An Ugly Baby A Man in China Sues Because of an Ugly Baby Strange lawsuits happen all over the world, not just in Canada, and it's often fun to look into some of the odder suits that have cropped up in recent years. One of the most interesting, with [...]

14 10, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Reverend Vs. Devil

By |2018-03-12T22:18:30+00:00October 14th, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Reverend Vs. Devil

"Devil" sues Reverend and Reverend fights back! Reverend Punches the "Devil" in the Mouth Many people go to church for the peaceful atmosphere it can provide. They like the interactions with God, other churchgoers, and many have a good relationship with their reverend, pastor, or priest. Sometimes, things can go very wrong [...]

30 09, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Weatherman Sued For Wrong Prediction

By |2020-04-05T14:16:56+00:00September 30th, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Weatherman Sued For Wrong Prediction

Wacky Wednesday: Suing Weatherman For Wrong Prediction. Israeli Woman Sues Television Station Because of Rain How do you feel about rainy days? Most people love the sunshine and hate the rain. That certainly seems to be the case with a woman in Tel Aviv, Israel who decided that she should sue a [...]

16 09, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Lost 80 Cent Coupon Value Turns Into $5M Lawsuit

By |2016-01-05T23:12:29+00:00September 16th, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Lost 80 Cent Coupon Value Turns Into $5M Lawsuit

Lost 80 Cent Coupon Value Turns Into $5M Lawsuit Coupon-ing Gone Wrong Coupons are a great idea. When you use them, you save money - simple as that. People in Canada love coupons just as much as people in the rest of the world, and we typically know how to use them without [...]

9 09, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Sizzling Hot Plates. Warnings Needed or Darwin Law?

By |2016-01-05T23:12:29+00:00September 9th, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Sizzling Hot Plates. Warnings Needed or Darwin Law?

Caution Hot Sign: Needed, Redundant or Darwin? Applebee's Sizzling Fajitas Case Have you heard the case of the man who wanted to sue an Applebee's in Westhampton, NJ because he was burned while praying over their plate of sizzling hot fajitas? The plaintiff, Hiram Jimenez was seeking damages from Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and [...]

2 09, 2015

Wacky Wednesday: Microsoft Vs. MikeRoweSoft | The Name Game Part II

By |2016-01-05T23:12:29+00:00September 2nd, 2015|Litigation, Wacky lawsuits|Comments Off on Wacky Wednesday: Microsoft Vs. MikeRoweSoft | The Name Game Part II

Problems Using Your real Name? Microsoft vs Mike Rowe Soft Microsoft vs. MikeRoweSoft This is a fun story that almost sounds like it's the plot of a teen movie. It all started in 2003 when a high school student from Canada named Mike Rowe registered a website called MikeRoweSoft.com. He was an enterprising [...]

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