Join Hands to Build a Smarter India: Sign in | Join now
News

10 Most Ridiculous Technology Lawsuits Ever

By SiliconIndia  |   Sunday, 11 November 2012, 19:20 Hrs   |    1 Comments
17
28
50
11
Print Email


Bangalore: Generally lawsuits project a scene of justice, anxiety, sobriety, and intense drama.  But if the very instance of lawsuit is absurd and yet fought with the intensity of serious ones in court of law, it can fill you with fun and ridicule at same time. Here are 10 most bizarre law suits from Tech arena.            



#10. Mafia Wars, Broke Heart



Facebook could be a place where love can sparkle over, even while playing Mafia Wars. Cheryl Gary, 50, single mom from Michigan had the similar situation, when she fell head over heels for Wylie Iwan, 35, from Kennewick, while hooked on to Mafia Wars game on Facebook. Soon the online courtship resulted in her sending gifts to the man of her heart for over a period until she decided a real tryst, all things went awry. Cheryl’s trip to Kennewick only resulted in discovering that Wylie is already with other women. The heart broke women sued Facebook for whopping $8,000, the expense which included her spending time, gifts on Wylie and the trip she took.   



Result:



Failed



Experts on SiliconIndia
Pradeep  Kar
Founder
Microland
Gaurav  Taneja
Founder
fabulloso!
Ashish  Abrol
Founder
BigIndianwedding.com
Harsad  Daswani
Founder
The Beach
Vilas  Bhalerao
Sr. Manager
RDC Concrete (India)
Praveen  Bsp
Hardware Engineer
GE HEALTHCARE
Ranjit Singh Thind
English Trainer
LOGOS ENGLISH
Sign Up for DailyDose and Read the Day's Highlights
Write your comment now
 
Reader's comments(1)
1: too bad you didn't even bother to fact check. the trip to Kennewick never took place. guess they let any hack write online.
Posted by:WyWant - 14 Jun, 2013
SiliconIndia About Us   |   Contact Us   |   Help   |   Community rules   |   Advertise with us   |   Sitemap   |  
News:       Technology   |   Enterprise   |   Gadgets   |   Startups   |   Finance   |   Business   |   Career   |   Magazine  |   Newsletter   |   News archive  
Cities:        CEO   |     Startup   |   Mobile   |   CIO   |   Women   |   BI   |   HR   |   SME   |   Cloud   |   Marketing   |   QA   |   Java   |   Web Developer  
Community:      Members   |   Blogs   |   Indian Entrepreneurs   |   Gyan   |   Advice   |   Community   |   Find   |   CXO Insights  
Job Board:      Jobs   |   Freshers   |   Companies   |   HR Speak   |   Forum  
Online Courses:   Web Developer   |   Java Developer   |   CCNA Training   |   SEO   |   SAS   |   SQL Server 2005   |   J2EE
Education:   MBA   |   MCA   |   Engineering   |   Training Institute
Life:          Real Estate   |   Travel   |   Finance   |   Gadgets   |   Movie Reviews   |    Jokes  
Send your feedback and help us continue to improve SiliconIndia
© 2014 InfoConnect Web Technologies India Pvt Ltd. all rights reserved