Lawsuit

N.Y. Synagogue Employee Alleges She Was Fired For Being Pregnant At Wedding

09/23/2015 - 20:00

The former program director of the oldest Jewish congregation in America said she was fired because she was pregnant at the time of her wedding.

David (Yarus) Vs. Goliath

Dating website Jdate has filed a lawsuit against the Jswipe app, proving that the two are probably not each other’s beshert.

07/29/2015 - 20:00
Editorial Intern

In terms of online Jewish dating, love is a battlefield.

A screenshot of the JSwipe app, which is facing legal struggles. Courtesy of app founder David Yarus

School District Settles Anti-Semitism Suit

Pine Bush to pay $4.5M after students testify to years of attacks, Nazi jokes and swastikas.

06/29/2015 - 20:00
Staff Writer

The Pine Bush Central School District in upstate New York has agreed to pay $4.48 million to settle a federal suit alleging the district was deliberately indifferent to the anti-Semitic bullying and harassment five of its Jewish students suffered over several years.

Al Jazeera America Replaces CEO Amid Accusations Of Workplace Anti-Semitism

05/06/2015 - 20:00

Al Jazeera America replaced its chief executive officer in the wake of a lawsuit by a former employee alleging that he was the victim of workplace anti-Semitism.

Preliminary Report: No Others Involved In Gunshot Death Of AMIA Special Prosecutor

01/19/2015 - 19:00

There was no sign of intervention by others in the shooting death of Alberto Nisman, the special prosecutor in the AMIA Jewish center bombing, according to preliminary autopsy reports.

AMIA Jewish Center Bombing Special Prosecutor Found Dead

01/18/2015 - 19:00

Buenos Aires, Argentina — Alberto Nisman, the special prosecutor in the bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires, was found dead hours before he was to meet with lawmakers regarding the 1994 attack.

Noah Pozner’s Parents Suing Over Sandy Hook Massacre

01/13/2015 - 19:00

The family of a Jewish boy killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre is one of two families suing Newtown, Conn., and its school board for alleged lax security.

Freundel-Related Lawsuit Ads RCA As Defendant

12/18/2014 - 19:00

Washington — A lawsuit arising out of allegations of voyeurism at a Washington D.C. ritual bath added the Rabbinical Council of America as a defendant.

Author Nicholas Sparks Sued For Racism And Anti-Semitism

10/05/2014 - 20:00

Popular novelist Nicholas Sparks is being sued for racial and religious discrimination by the former headmaster of a private school he founded.

Ben Stein Vs. Kyocera

With today's 10-second tease video with Matthew Broderick hinting at a "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" sequel, it is only fitting to take a close look at Ben Stein's ongoing legal battle with Kyocera. Stein, who played the memorable high school teacher in the 1986 movie ("Bueller? Bueller?) was set to film a commercial for Kyocera, the producer of cameras, copiers, printers, mobile phones, and the like.

Ben Stein Sues Kyocera Corp. for Religious Discrimination
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