Tag: lawsuit

Jun 20, 2022 - 11:26 am

Audi sues Nio over naming designations

Audi has filed a lawsuit with a Munich court against the Chinese electric car manufacturer Nio for infringement of trademark rights, as reported by the German trade publication Handelsblatt with reference to company circles.

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Feb 15, 2022 - 11:24 am

Tesla faces workplace racism allegations

Tesla is facing serious allegations of systematic racial discrimination. A racist work environment prevails at the Tesla factory in Fremont, according to the California Fair Employment and Housing Authority (DEFH), which has now filed a lawsuit against the carmaker.

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Dec 13, 2020 - 08:51 pm

WiTricity & MIT sue Momentum Dynamics over patents

The e-mobility industry is keeping the courts busy. In the US, WiTricity has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Momentum Dynamics. The wireless charging specialist seeks compensation and a halt of sales. MIT is the co-plaintiff.

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Apr 29, 2019 - 12:43 pm

Elon Musk & SEC reach social media agreement

Twitter, Elon and the courts: Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the US SEC have reached an agreement in the bizarre legal battle surrounding his use of Twitter for company statements. The judge has now decided that Musk may no longer use his “personal” platform to publish information that could affect Tesla’s stock value, including production […]

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Apr 25, 2019 - 12:59 pm

Restraining order for Tesla

Once again Tesla is caught up in the dealings of speculative short sellers banking on short-term profits. The short sellers are said to have discussed deliberately causing collisions to discredit the EV maker. Tesla also obtained an injunction against a short seller who apparently harassed and stalked employees.

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Apr 10, 2019 - 12:48 pm

Nio gets hit by lawsuits

The Chinese EV manufacturer is facing a class action lawsuit from their investors in the U.S, who are unhappy that Nio gave up on their plan to build a factory in Shanghai, as well as making misleading claims about the impact of the updated Chinese subsidy situation and  the slower-than-expected deliveries of their electric SUV.

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Apr 2, 2019 - 12:49 pm

Tesla claims discrimination by NY courts

The Californian EV manufacturer says they face discrimination by New York’s infrastructure policies, as they only provide initiatives for providers that support both CHAdeMO and CCS. Clearly Tesla does not feel they should have to upgrade their chargers.

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Mar 27, 2019 - 02:27 pm

Tesla investors fall short in court

Investors have failed for the second time in an attempt to sue Tesla in court for allegedly providing misleading information about the progress of Model 3 production.

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Jul 13, 2018 - 02:30 pm

Tesla sabotage situation escalates further

The employee fired due to sabotage is blowing the whistle ever louder. His SEC law suit sees him claiming that Tesla knowingly installed defective batteries and tampered with production numbers.

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May 2, 2018 - 12:12 pm

Nikola Motor sues Tesla over design patent violation

Nikola Motor has filed a lawsuit against Tesla, claiming the Semi electric truck to be “substantially” similar to Nikola Motor’s fuel cell electric semi-truck design. In the filing, the infringement is estimated to be worth a loss of two billion dollars to Nikola. Tesla denies the allegations.

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Mar 14, 2018 - 07:44 pm

Arnold Schwarzenegger to sue Big Oil for murder

First degree murder he cries, the former action star turned governor turned climate hero Arnold Schwarzenegger. To put his money where his mouth is he wants to file a lawsuit against petrochemical corporations in the style of past class action lawsuits against tobacco firms.

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Feb 22, 2018 - 01:36 pm

Toyota in legal trouble as software damages fuel economy

The public eye does not look favourably on issues surrounding software fixes since the diesel scandals became known. Now, Toyota is facing a court order from angry owners in Los Angeles, who had turned in their cars for a safety recall, and received them back with a worse fuel economy. 

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