September 20, 2019

Automotive art and street art come together in the Aventador S by Skyler Grey at Monterey Car Week 2019

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A pop interpretation of the Aventador S by the American artist Skyler Grey, one of the youngest and most influential representatives of street art worldwide The first Lamborghini to be certified via blockchain technology  An art itinerary at the Lamborghini Lounge in Monterey Sant’Agata Bolognese/Monterey, CA, 08/15/2019 – On the occasion of Monterey Car Week in […]

The Kitchen “Health-ified”

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From Yummly Resolved to improve your eating habits? These amazing finds can help smooth the path to healthier meals. Copyright 2009-2018, Yummly Inc., 610 Walnut St. Redwood City, CA 94063

Twitter touts its recent work to ‘protect the integrity of elections’

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By Mariella Moon From engadget The micro-blogging platform is making an effort to fight disinformation campaigns. It’s almost the midterm elections in the US, and that means disinformation campaigns could be working overtime. Social networks have beenintroducing new features, rolling out changes and even asking the government for help to fight off trolls and fake […]

Delaware courts consider whether minority stockholders are controllers: Oracle and Tesla reviewed

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By Lisa H Bebchick Martin J Crisp Marc Feldhamer Benjamin J Dionne Contributed by Ropes & Gray LLP From ILO Recent decisions in Tesla and Oracle offer new insight into how the Delaware Court of Chancery will evaluate whether, in a conflicted transaction, a minority stockholder is a controller and therefore subject to the elevated […]

Cayman Islands’ IPA launches Accountants in Business

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The Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants hosts an official launch event for its Accountants in Business committee. Aimed at engaging and supporting CIIPA members working outside of audit, the committee was formed late last year and is chaired by Steve McIntosh. Mr. McIntosh, himself a CA and former audit professional, is Founder and CEO […]

Google makes its government snooping reports clearer

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By Mariella Moon From engadget Google has redesigned its Transparency Report portal to show data more clearly. Google’s Transparency Report can be overwhelmingly tough to navigate, especially if it’s your first time looking at all the data requests the company gets. To make things easier to understand, the big G has redesigned its interface to […]

Suit accuses Oracle of firing corporate whistleblower

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By David Ruiz, From The Recorder SAN FRANCISCO — A former Oracle Corp. finance manager is accusing the company of firing her because she planned to “blow the whistle” on executives who urged her to falsify financial reports. Svetlana Blackburn oversaw financial reports for Oracle’s cloud services, according to a suit filed Wednesday in U.S. […]

Uber’s exposure topped $850 million in driver suit

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By Ben Hancock, From The Recorder SAN FRANCISCO — Uber Technologies Inc. could have been on the hook for as much as $852 million in damages if a California jury had concluded that the company misclassified its drivers as independent contractors, new court filings show. That estimate, more than 10 times what drivers in California […]

Facebook sued over texts to recycled cell numbers

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By Ross Todd, From The Recorder SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook Inc. on Tuesday was hit with a class action claiming the company sends spam text messages to people who get assigned cellphone numbers that used to belong to Facebook users. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California by lawyers […]

‘Making a Murderer’ creator had past life at Quinn Emanuel

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By Nell Gluckman, The Am Law Daily   The documentary series “Making a Murderer,” which chronicles the case of a Wisconsin man charged with killing a 25-year-old woman, made celebrities out of some lawyers it featured in its deep dive into the criminal justice system. Not coincidentally, one of the filmmakers behind the series has […]