Christina Tabacco

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District Court Stays Consumers’ Ancestry.com Case in Face of Two Appeals

On Wednesday, the judge overseeing the right to publicity suit against Ancestry.com paused proceedings until the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issues a decision deciding the fate of a similar suit against Ancestry. Judge Gloria...

Microsoft Balks at MSJ Deferral Request in BIPA Suit

Tech giant Microsoft filed an opposition to the plaintiff's bid for more time for discovery in a privacy case Tuesday. They argue that the plaintiffs do not meet the required burden in their Rule 56(d)...

Smart Home Energy Management Company Accuses Amazon of Patent Infringement

On Wednesday, EcoFactor Inc. took Amazon.com Inc. to court over the alleged infringement of two of its patents relating to energy management technology. In its Western District of Texas lawsuit, the Palo Alto, California company...

NRx Hit with Securities Class Action after COVID-19 Drug Fails to Secure FDA Approval

A complaint lodged against clinical-stage small molecule pharmaceutical company NRx and its CEO and CFO accuses the defendants of securities fraud in connection with a proposed COVID-19 drug. The Delaware lawsuit contends that the company...

Cognizant Technologies Removes Sexual Harassment Case to Federal Court

Cognizant Technology Solutions US Corporation, filed a notice of removal over the holiday weekend, contending that a California state court discrimination and harassment case filed against it belongs in the Northern District of California.

States Seek Revival of Facebook Antitrust Case at D.C. Circuit

Before the holiday weekend, a coalition of 46 state attorneys general and those of the District of Columbia and Guam, filed an appellate brief arguing that the trial court wrongly dismissed their antitrust claims against...