Lawsuit Archive

Opternative sues South Carolina for the right to give online eye exams there

A telehealth startup called Opternative filed a suit against South Carolina today over a state’s law that bars consumers there from getting a prescription for new glasses or contacts there with an online eye exam. Technically, the lawsuit is a constitutional challenge to the state’s statute. As TechCrunch has previously reported, Opternative’s app generally allows users to take an eye exam from the comfort of …

Social Goods | Tamara Mellon Sues Jimmy Choo, Philip Green Under Fire, Modest Models

“Jimmy Choo Co-Founder Sues Shoe Company Alleging Boycott“ (Bloomberg)“Jimmy Choo was sued by the co-founder of its eponymous shoe line who alleged the company launched a campaign to punish her as she prepared to start a new venture.” “UK Lawmakers Set to Debate Philip Green’s Role in BHS Debacle“ (Bloomberg)“UK lawmakers are turning up the heat on the embattled billionaire Philip Green, moving to discuss …