Christina Tabacco

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Amazon, Pindrop Motions to Dismiss Granted in BIPA Voiceprint Suit

Last Friday, a Southern District of Illinois judge granted Pindrop Security, Inc.’s (Pindrop) and Amazon Web Services, Inc.’s (AWS) motions to dismiss the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) case against them, finding that the...

U.S. Government Files Hazardous Substance Complaint Against Superfund Site

The federal government filed a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) lawsuit against the current and former owners and operators of a Calvert City, Ky., chemical production facility last Thursday in the Western...

AGCO Seeks Removal to Federal Court in Breach of Contract Case

On Sept. 17, defendant agricultural machinery manufacturer AGCO Corporation filed a notice of removal, shifting the case to the Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division, from the current state court, the 225th Judicial District...

DOJ Indicts Six Individuals in Amazon Bribery Scheme

Last Friday, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that an investigation spearheaded by the Federal Bureau of Investigation culminated in six federal grand jury indictments in Seattle, Wash. According to the indictment, the defendants allegedly...

McKesson Moves to Dismiss Trespass Claim in Environmental Case

In a lawsuit brought primarily for violations of federal environmental law, defendant McKesson Corporation moved to dismiss the plaintiffs’ single pendant state law claim for common law trespass on Wednesday. The District of Colorado lawsuit...

Foreign Companies File Breach of Contract Complaint Against Meat Importer

On Tuesday, the financier of a $10 million beef importing deal filed a breach of contract suit against the borrower, a meat importer, alleging that it illegally absconded with funds owed to the financier. The...