Christina Tabacco

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Defendant J&J Ups Settlement Figure to $5B in Prescription Opioid MDL

Timed with the announcement of Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) and its U.S.-based Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies’ third-quarter earnings, a press release published on October 13 disclosed that the company will increase its contribution to resolve government-backed...

Verizon Sues New York Town for Failing to Timely Approve Plans to Install Cellular Tower

Verizon Wireless of the East LP, doing business as Verizon Wireless (Verizon) and Tarpon Towers II, LLC, brought a civil complaint against the Town of Wappinger, and its planning and zoning boards for the delay...

EPA Files Clean Air Act Complaint Against Wis. Chemical Manufacturer

The United States, at the request of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), filed a suit against Hydrite Chemical Co. for supposed violations of the Clean Air Act (CAA) on Oct. 15 in the Western...

FCC Chairman Expresses Desire to Reform Section 230

On Thursday, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai issued a statement indicating his eagerness to clarify Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. Pai stated that he intended to move forward with a rulemaking...

San Francisco Baykeeper Sues Aviation Part Manufacturer Over Heavy Metal Pollution

On Tuesday in the Northern District of California, plaintiff San Francisco Baykeeper filed a civil action against defendants Allied Engineering & Production Corp., Allied Land Co. (collectively Allied), and Stone Boatyard to rectify the alleged...

WellSky Acquires CarePort Health

According to a press release published Tuesday, global health and community care tech company WellSky is set to acquire CarePort Health, LLC, a top care coordination network connecting thousands of providers around the country. The...