Gaming News: ‘Call of Duty’ Facing Another Lawsuit Over Depiction of Historical Figure
Jan 14, 2016 More than a year after Activision was sued by former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noreiga due to his depiction in "Call of Duty: Black Ops II," the game publisher is facing another lawsuit filed by the family of a historical figure. In the lawsuit, the family of Jonas Savimbi, the rebel leader of the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola, is suing the French division of Activision for around $1 million due to his portrayal in the 2012 game.
Fitbit Users Sue Company due to Inaccurate Heart Rate Monitor Tracking
Jan 08, 2016 A group of Fitbit users have filed a class-action lawsuit against the California-based tech firm due to the inaccurate data produced by its PurePulse heart rate monitor. According to the plaintiffs, the company falsely advertised the features of its Fitbit Charge HR and Surge wearable devices.
Government Releases Latest Dietary Guidelines with New Limits on Sugar, gets Sued Immediately
Jan 08, 2016 The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Department of Health and Human Services has just released the latest draft for the country's dietary guidelines. But, only less than a day after its release, a group of vegan advocates immediately sued the government over one of the revisions made in the draft.
Russian Man Who Lost his Wife and Job is Suing Bethesda over Unexpected ‘Fallout 4’ Addiction
Dec 22, 2015 A man from Russia whose life fell apart is taking development studio Bethesda to court for releasing the game "Fallout 4." According to the complainant, a 28-year-old gamer from Siberia, he became seriously addicted to the game which caused him to neglect certain important details in his life.
‘Destiny’ Updates, Plot & Game Play: Released Court Documents Reveal Bungie Made Serious Revisions to Game’s Story Before Its Official Launch
Sep 08, 2015 In a lawsuit that "Destiny" developers Bungie and Activision are currently facing, the legal document presented in court revealed controversial information regarding the game's creation. According to the file, the game underwent major revisions regarding its story which forced the release of "Destiny" to be delayed by about a year.