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Building today’s high-tech homes takes increasing skill, but beneath the new gadgets and fancy finishes, the fundamentals haven’t changed in generations. But one technique, used for decades, is now being targeted by a patent troll — and experts say this could impact the entire construction industry. Justin Wood is an Oregon contractor who’s been targeted for doing…

NY man sues for more money than exists on planet Earth. The New York Post reports that, “A Manhattan man has sued the city, NYC Transit, Au Bon Pain Store, two local hospitals, Kmart” and a dog owner – for two undecillion dollars. The man reportedly filed the lawsuit, which was hand-scribbled, in Manhattan federal court seeking…

As we previously detailed here, here, and here, an obscure California law has allowed some opportunistic plaintiffs’ lawyers to turn the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into a weapon targeting small businesses. Now, we have learned that an entire California town has become the target of such abuse. The Manteca Bulletin in Manteca, CA reports that “more than three dozen…

The New York Post reports that, “A Manhattan man has sued the city, NYC Transit, Au Bon Pain Store, two local hospitals, Kmart” and a dog owner – for two undecillion dollars. The man reportedly filed the lawsuit, which was hand-scribbled, in Manhattan federal court seeking more money than even exists on the planet. The…

An Oregon woman said she was attacked by a duck and is seeking $275,000 in damages. The lawsuit, “claims the plaintiff, Cynthia Ruddell, stepped out of her motor home on property owned by her mother in Estacada (OR) on May 7, 2012 when a ‘domestic duck’ attacked her.”  The lawsuit further alleges that the duck…

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