Family Files Lawsuit Over Teen’s Death Linked to Ultra-Spicy Chip Challenge

Worcester, MA — A Massachusetts family has lodged a wrongful death suit following the tragic demise of 14-year-old Harris Wolobah, whose death has been linked to the consumption of a notoriously spicy snack. This legal action zeros in on the manufacturers and a retail giant, accusing them of reckless product marketing and accessibility to children. The lawsuit claims Harris fell severely ill shortly after consuming a Paqui One Chip Challenge chip, a product notorious for its extreme spiciness, provided by a friend at school. The product in question is sold in a coffin-shaped box, containing … Read more

Apple and Chip Startup Rivos Settling Trade Secrets Lawsuit

San Jose, California – Apple has reached a settlement with chip startup Rivos, ending a two-year legal battle over stolen trade secrets. Both parties informed a judge on Friday that they are working towards finalizing the settlement by March 15. Apple had filed a lawsuit against Rivos in May 2022, accusing the “stealth-mode” startup of luring away engineers who had access to confidential company information. The lawsuit claimed that former employees stole Apple’s System-on-a-Chip specifications and design files at Rivos’ request during the recruitment process. In response, Rivos countersued Apple in September 2023, claiming that … Read more